Flood Warning Canceled For Monocacy River In Frederick

National Weather Service says the river has dropped below flood stage.


.Sterling, Va. (NWS) ..The flood warning is cancelled for the following rivers in


Monocacy River near Frederick affecting Frederick County

The Flood Warning is cancelled for

The Monocacy River near Frederick.

* At 12 PM Monday the stage was 14.9 feet.

* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.

* No flooding is currently forecast.

* Impact…At 15.0 feet…Both banks of the river are flooded. Water

begins to flood low-lying fields at Monocacy National Battlefield.

Water reaches the access road of the Frederick city wastewater

treatment plant. Backwater flooding is occurring on several area

creeks, particularly Carroll Creek in Frederick.


By  The National Weather Service