Flash Flood Watch in Baltimore City, Washington, Prince Georges, Montgomery, Howard, Harford, Frederick, Charles, Carroll, Baltimore and Anne Arundel counties.
April 18, 2019, 2:08:00 PM to April 20, 2019, 5:00:00 AM
URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
207 PM EDT Thu Apr 18 2019
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-
Northern Fauquier-Southern Fauquier-Western Loudoun-
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,
207 PM EDT Thu Apr 18 2019
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a
* Flash Flood Watch for portions of Maryland, The District of
Columbia, Virginia, and panhandle West Virginia, including the
following areas, in the District of Columbia, Washington DC. In
Maryland, Anne Arundel, Carroll, Howard, Montgomery, Charles,
Frederick, Baltimore, Harford, Prince Georges and Washington
counties. In Virginia, Arlington, Clarke, Loudoun, Fairfax,
Fauquier, Prince William and Stafford counties and adjacent
independent cities. In eastern West Virginia, Berkeley and
* 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. Training
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.
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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