THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH
394 IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING
THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
IN MARYLAND THIS WATCH INCLUDES 10 COUNTIES
IN CENTRAL MARYLAND
ANNE ARUNDEL HOWARD MONTGOMERY
IN NORTHERN MARYLAND
BALTIMORE BALTIMORE CITY HARFORD
IN SOUTHERN MARYLAND
CALVERT CHARLES ST. MARYS
IN VIRGINIA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 21 COUNTIES
IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA
ALBEMARLE CITY OF CHARLOTTESVILLE
CITY OF FREDERICKSBURG GREENE
KING GEORGE ORANGE SPOTSYLVANIA
IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA
ARLINGTON CITY OF ALEXANDRIA CITY OF FAIRFAX
CITY OF FALLS CHURCH CITY OF MANASSAS
CITY OF MANASSAS PARK CULPEPER
FAIRFAX FAUQUIER LOUDOUN
PRINCE WILLIAM STAFFORD
IN NORTHWEST VIRGINIA
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF ABERDEEN, ALEXANDRIA, ANNAPOLIS,
ARLINGTON, ARNOLD, ASPEN HILL, BALTIMORE, BEL AIR, BETHESDA,
BOWIE, CALIFORNIA, CAMP SPRINGS, CATONSVILLE, CHANTILLY,
CHARLOTTESVILLE, CHESAPEAKE BEACH, CLINTON, COLLEGE PARK,
COLUMBIA, CROZET, CULPEPER, DAHLGREN, DUNDALK, DUNKIRK, EDGEWOOD,
ELLICOTT CITY, ESSEX, FAIRFAX, FALLS CHURCH, FALLSTON, FALMOUTH,
FREDERICKSBURG, GAITHERSBURG, GERMANTOWN, GLEN BURNIE,
GORDONSVILLE, GREENBELT, HAVRE DE GRACE, HERNDON, HUNTINGTOWN,
JOPPATOWNE, LAUREL, LEESBURG, LEXINGTON PARK, LUSBY, MADISON,
MANASSAS, MANASSAS PARK, MCLEAN, NORTH BEACH, ODENTON, ORANGE,
PARKVILLE, PIKESVILLE, POTOMAC, PRINCE FREDERICK, RANDALLSTOWN,
RESTON, ROCKVILLE, SEVERN, SEVERNA PARK, SILVER SPRING,
SOUTH GATE, SPOTSYLVANIA COURTHOUSE, ST. CHARLES, STANARDSVILLE,
STERLING, SUITLAND-SILVER HILL, TOWSON, WALDORF, WARRENTON,
WASHINGTON, WASHINGTON, AND WOODBRIDGE.
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS EXPANDED
* FLASH FLOOD WATCH TO INCLUDE PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN MARYLAND AND
VIRGINIA, INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS, IN SOUTHERN MARYLAND,
CALVERT AND ST. MARYS. IN VIRGINIA, ALBEMARLE, CENTRAL
VIRGINIA BLUE RIDGE, CULPEPER, GREENE, KING GEORGE, MADISON,
NELSON, NORTHERN VIRGINIA BLUE RIDGE, ORANGE, RAPPAHANNOCK,
* UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING.
* THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ACROSS
THE WATCH AREA THIS AFTERNOON AND LINGER INTO THE EVENING.
LOCALIZED RAINFALL TOTALS OF SEVERAL INCHES ARE POSSIBLE. THIS
COULD LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING, ESPECIALLY IN THE URBAN AREAS.
A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.
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