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Flash Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
900 PM EDT Thu Apr 18 2019

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505-506-WVZ052-053-190900-
/O.CON.KLWX.FF.A.0001.190419T1600Z-190420T0900Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
District of Columbia-Washington-Frederick MD-Carroll-
Northern Baltimore-Southern Baltimore-Prince Georges-Anne Arundel-
Charles-Northwest Montgomery-Central and Southeast Montgomery-
Northwest Howard-Central and Southeast Howard-Northwest Harford-
Southeast Harford-Clarke-Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park-
Fairfax-Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria-Stafford-
Northern Fauquier-Southern Fauquier-Western Loudoun-
Eastern Loudoun-Berkeley-Jefferson-
Including the cities of Washington, Hagerstown, Frederick,
Ballenger Creek, Eldersburg, Westminster, Reisterstown,
Cockeysville, Baltimore, Bowie, Suitland-Silver Hill, Clinton,
College Park, Greenbelt, Laurel, Camp Springs, Glen Burnie,
Annapolis, Severn, South Gate, Severna Park, Arnold, Odenton,
St. Charles, Waldorf, Germantown, Damascus, Bethesda, Rockville,
Gaithersburg, Silver Spring, Lisbon, Columbia, Ellicott City,
Jarrettsville, Aberdeen, Berryville, Dale City, Manassas,
Woodbridge, Lake Ridge, Montclair, Reston, Herndon, Annandale,
Centreville, Chantilly, McLean, Franconia, Arlington, Alexandria,
Falls Church, Falmouth, Warrenton, Turnbull, Purcellville,
Leesburg, Ashburn, Sterling, Martinsburg, Charles Town,
and Shepherdstown
900 PM EDT Thu Apr 18 2019

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of Maryland, The District of Columbia, Virginia, and
  panhandle West Virginia, including the following areas, in
  Maryland, Anne Arundel, Carroll, Central and Southeast Howard,
  Central and Southeast Montgomery, Charles, Frederick MD,
  Northern Baltimore, Northwest Harford, Northwest Howard,
  Northwest Montgomery, Prince Georges, Southeast Harford,
  Southern Baltimore, and Washington. The District of Columbia.
  In Virginia, Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria, Clarke,
  Eastern Loudoun, Fairfax, Northern Fauquier, Prince
  William/Manassas/Manassas Park, Southern Fauquier, Stafford,
  and Western Loudoun. In panhandle West Virginia, Berkeley and
  Jefferson.

* From Friday afternoon through late Friday night

* Showers and thunderstorms with heavy rain are expected to
  overspread the region by Friday afternoon and continue through
  Friday evening before departing late Friday night. Repetitive
  storms and multiple rounds of heavy rain may result in rainfall
  amounts which could exceed 3 inches locally. Flash flooding is
  possible, particularly in the urban areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

&&

$$




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