Event extended (time). Flash Flood Watch from 9/1/2021 8:00 AM to 9/2/2021 11:00 AM EDT for Delmarva/Southern MD. More information.
Interactive NWS Alert
Radar valid at 1100 am EDT, Sep 2nd 2021
Inland Sussex-Delaware Beaches-Talbot-Caroline-
Including the cities of Georgetown, Rehoboth Beach, Denton, and
301 PM EDT Tue Aug 31 2021
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for
* Portions of southern Delaware...and northeast Maryland...including
the following areas...in southern Delaware...Delaware Beaches and
Inland Sussex. In northeast Maryland...Caroline and Talbot.
* From Wednesday morning through Thursday morning.
* The remnants of Hurricane Ida will pass through the region
Wednesday through early Thursday morning. Periods of heavy rain
and scattered thunderstorms associated with this low will result
in widespread 1 to 3 inches of rain with locally higher amounts by
Thursday morning. Combined with wet antecedent conditions, this
will lead to instances of flash flooding.
* Flooding of creeks, streams, urban areas, and poor drainage areas
is possible. Water is likely to cover the roads, especially in
low-lying areas. Roads and structures near rivers may be flooded.
You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.
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