New event. Flash Flood Watch from 8/16/2021 5:00 AM to 3:00 PM EDT for Delmarva/Southern MD. More information.
Interactive NWS Alert
Radar valid at 300 pm EDT, Aug 16th 2021
Including the cities of Waldorf, Falmouth, Dahlgren, and St. Charles
547 PM EDT Sun Aug 15 2021
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM MONDAY THROUGH 3 PM EDT
The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a
* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southern Maryland and northern
Virginia, including the following areas: in southern Maryland,
Charles. In northern Virginia, King George and Stafford.
* From 5 AM EDT Monday through Monday afternoon.
* Showers and scattered thunderstorms are expected to develop around
or just before daybreak Monday morning and persist into the first
half of the afternoon. The stronger thunderstorms may be capable
of producing 2 to 4 inches of rain per hour.
* This much rain in a short amount of time would result in rapid
rises on streams and creeks and in urbanized and poor drainage
You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.
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