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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 2:04 PM EST Dec. 13, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch in effect from Friday evening through Saturday
afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of Maryland, the District of
Columbia, and Virginia, including the following areas, in
Maryland, Anne Arundel, Calvert, 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 St. Marys. The District of
Columbia. In Virginia, Albemarle, Arlington/Falls
Church/Alexandria, Culpeper, eastern Loudoun, Fairfax, Greene,
King George, Madison, Nelson, northern Fauquier, Orange,
Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park, Rappahannock, southern
Fauquier, Spotsylvania, Stafford, and western Loudoun.

* From Friday evening through Saturday afternoon

* moderate rainfall is expected with locally heavy rain possible.
Rainfall amounts around 1 to 2 inches are most likely with
locally higher amounts around 3 inches possible. Runoff from the
rainfall may cause creeks and streams to rise out of their
banks as well as the potential for flooding in urban areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.




Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 2:04 PM EST Dec. 13, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch in effect from Friday evening through Saturday
afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of Maryland, the District of
Columbia, and Virginia, including the following areas, in
Maryland, Anne Arundel, Calvert, 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 St. Marys. The District of
Columbia. In Virginia, Albemarle, Arlington/Falls
Church/Alexandria, Culpeper, eastern Loudoun, Fairfax, Greene,
King George, Madison, Nelson, northern Fauquier, Orange,
Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park, Rappahannock, southern
Fauquier, Spotsylvania, Stafford, and western Loudoun.

* From Friday evening through Saturday afternoon

* moderate rainfall is expected with locally heavy rain possible.
Rainfall amounts around 1 to 2 inches are most likely with
locally higher amounts around 3 inches possible. Runoff from the
rainfall may cause creeks and streams to rise out of their
banks as well as the potential for flooding in urban areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.




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