Flash Flood Watch In Effect
Southern Fauquier-Western Loudoun-
Including the cities of Frederick, Ballenger Creek, Lovingston,
Charlottesville, Stanardsville, Madison, Washington, Orange,
Gordonsville, Culpeper, Falmouth, Fredericksburg, Warrenton,
Turnbull, and Purcellville
109 PM EDT Mon Jun 19 2017
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has expanded
* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of north central
Maryland and Virginia, including the following areas, in north
central Maryland, Frederick MD. In Virginia, Albemarle,
Culpeper, Greene, Madison, Nelson, Northern Fauquier, Orange,
Rappahannock, Southern Fauquier, Spotsylvania, Stafford, and
* Until 8 PM EDT this evening
* A cold front will move through the area this afternoon.
Widespread showers and thunderstorms with scattered intense
rainfall rates will continue to spread across the area.
Widespread rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are expected with
localized amounts of 3 to 4 inches possible which could result
in flash flooding.
* Flash flooding of creeks, streams and roadways will be
possible, especially in urban and poor drainage 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.