Eastern Loudoun Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 2:01 AM EDT Aug. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... A Flood Warning remains in effect until 445 am EDT for
northeastern Loudoun County...

At 200 am EDT, South Fork catoctin creek remains above flood stage
near Waterford. Virginia Department of Transportation officials have
reported a few other roadways closed in northern Loudoun County as
well. Heavy rain has ended and water will begin receding through the
night.

Some locations that may experience flooding include...
Leesburg, Purcellville, Hamilton, Paeonian Springs, Waterford,
Lucketts, Lincoln, Hughesville and Taylorstown.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


Lat... Lon 3926 7754 3925 7749 3923 7746 3919 7748
      3918 7751 3916 7752 3912 7752 3912 7755
      3907 7767 3910 7772 3916 7771 3931 7757


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157 am EDT Wed Aug 22 2018

... A Flood Warning remains in effect until 515 am EDT for south
central Montgomery... southeastern Loudoun and north central Fairfax
counties...

At 155 am EDT, Fire Department officials reported flooding on
roadways in the Darnestown and Potomac area, especially near Watts
branch. Flooding has also been reported on beach mill and Seneca
roads in Fairfax County.

Some locations that may experience flooding include...
Rockville, Gaithersburg, Reston, Herndon, Lowes Island, Potomac,
Sterling, North Potomac, Great Falls, Darnestown and Sterling Park.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


Lat... Lon 3914 7720 3901 7718 3898 7742 3907 7738


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