Flash Flood Watch Through This Evening
The Flash Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of DC, Maryland, Virginia and panhandle West Virginia,
including the following areas: in DC, District of Columbia. In
Maryland, Carroll, Central and Southeast Howard, Central and
Southeast Montgomery, Frederick MD, Northern Baltimore, Northwest
Harford, Northwest Howard, Northwest Montgomery, Southeast
Harford, Southern Baltimore and Washington. In Virginia,
Albemarle, Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria, Clarke, Culpeper,
Eastern Loudoun, Fairfax, Frederick VA, Greene, Madison, Northern
Fauquier, Northern Virginia Blue Ridge, Orange, Page, Prince
William/Manassas/Manassas Park, Rappahannock, Shenandoah, Southern
Fauquier, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Warren and Western Loudoun. In
panhandle West Virginia, Berkeley, Jefferson and Morgan.
* Through this evening.
* Multiple rounds of heavy showers and thunderstorms will affect the
region through this evening. Tropical moisture will lead to
potential precipitation rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour. Localized
storm total rain amounts in excess of 3 inches are possible. The
best chance for more widespread heavier rainfall will be during
the day today.
* Heavy rain over a short amount of time may result in rapid rises
on streams and creeks and in urbanized and poor drainage areas.
You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.