Event: Flood Watch
Sender Name: NWS Baltimore MD/Washington DC
Description: The Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of Maryland, The District of Columbia, and Virginia,
including the following areas, in Maryland, Anne Arundel,
Calvert, Carroll, Central and Southeast Howard, Central and
Southeast Montgomery, Charles, Frederick, Northern Baltimore,
Northwest Harford, Northwest Howard, Northwest Montgomery,
Prince Georges, Southeast Harford, Southern Baltimore, and St.
Marys. The District of Columbia. In Virginia, Arlington/Falls
Church/Alexandria, Fairfax, and King George.
* Until 10 PM EDT this evening
* Widespread rainfall into early this evening along and ahead of
a strong cold front. Widespread rainfall totals of one and half
to two and half inches are expected with locally higher amounts
of three inches or more possible.
* This amount of rainfall will likely result in flooding along
creeks and streams as well as in more urbanized areas.
Instruction: A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Area Description: Carroll; District of Columbia; Anne Arundel; St. Marys; Fairfax; Frederick; Prince Georges; Charles; Northwest Howard; King George; Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria; Northern Baltimore; Central and Southeast Montgomery; Calvert; Central and Southeast Howard; Southeast Harford; Northwest Montgomery; Southern Baltimore; Northwest Harford
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-4188876-3542965
CAP MessageType: Update