Event extended (time). Flood Watch from 9/3/2021 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT for Central Maryland. More information.
Interactive NWS Alert
Radar valid at 800 pm EDT, Sep 3rd 2021
...The Flood Watch continues for the following rivers in Maryland...
Potomac River at Edwards Ferry affecting Eastern Loudoun, Western
Loudoun and Northwest Montgomery zones.
For the Potomac River...including Paw Paw, Hancock, Dam Number Five,
Shepherdstown, Harpers Ferry, Point of Rocks, Edwards Ferry, Little
Falls...flooding is possible.
1056 PM EDT Wed Sep 1 2021
The Flood Watch continues for
the Potomac River at Edwards Ferry.
* From Friday afternoon to Friday evening.
* At 10:31 PM EDT Wednesday the stage was 5.5 feet, or 9.5 feet
below flood stage.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Flooding is possible.
* Forecast...Flood stage may be reached early Friday afternoon.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet, Water reaches the boat ramp and lower
parking area at Edwards Ferry, and begins to inundate areas near
River Name Fld Observed Thu Thu Thu Crest
Location Stg Stg Day/Time 2AM 8AM 2PM Stg Time Date
Edwards Ferry 15.0 5.5 Wed 10 pm 6.7 8.8 10.8 15.0 2pm Fri
LAT...LON 3923 7744 3913 7745 3908 7730 3903 7736
3905 7745 3911 7755 3920 7754
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