Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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WGUS71 KLWX 261938
FFSLWX

Flash Flood Statement
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
338 PM EDT SAT MAY 26 2018

VAC061-157-262115-
/O.CON.KLWX.FF.W.0015.000000T0000Z-180526T2115Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Fauquier VA-Rappahannock VA-
338 PM EDT SAT MAY 26 2018

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 515 PM EDT FOR
WEST CENTRAL FAUQUIER AND NORTH CENTRAL RAPPAHANNOCK COUNTIES...

At 336 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated that 2 to 4 inches of rain
fell within an hour across the warned area. The heaviest rain has
ended, but additional showers and possible thunderstorms are likely
late this afternoon.

The Rappahannock County 911 center reported that portion of US 522
near Huntly was closed due to high water.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Huntly.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.

&&

LAT...LON 3881 7804 3880 7803 3879 7806 3877 7817
      3879 7819 3880 7818 3881 7818 3883 7811
      3883 7805

$$

BJL



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