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1:19 AM EDT on September 29, 2016 (GMT -0400)
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Elev 90 ft 38.91 °N, 77.01 °W | Updated 50 seconds ago

Heavy Thunderstorms and Rain
Heavy Thunderstorm Rain
69.4 °F
Feels Like 69.4 °F
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11.0
Wind Variable Wind from ENE
Gusts 17.0 mph

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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.03 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 1400 ft
Overcast 5000 ft
Dew Point 67 °F
Humidity 91%
Rainfall Not available.
Snow Depth Not available.
7:02 AM 6:53 PM
Waning Crescent, 3% visible
SPECI KDCA 290517Z 09011KT 7SM +TSRA BKN014 OVC050 21/20 A3003 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQDS RAB08 TSB11 P0001 T02110200
Pressure 30.03 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 1400 ft
Overcast 5000 ft
Dew Point 67 °F
Humidity 91%
Rainfall Not available.
Snow Depth Not available.
7:02 AM 6:53 PM
Waning Crescent, 3% visible
SPECI KDCA 290517Z 09011KT 7SM +TSRA BKN014 OVC050 21/20 A3003 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQDS RAB08 TSB11 P0001 T02110200

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Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 12:35 AM EDT Sep. 29, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Friday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Maryland... the District of Columbia... Virginia and
West Virginia... including the following areas... in Maryland...
Anne Arundel... Calvert... Carroll... central and eastern
Allegany... central and southeast Howard... central and
southeast Montgomery... Charles... extreme western Allegany...
Frederick MD... northern Baltimore... northwest Harford...
northwest Howard... northwest Montgomery... Prince Georges...
southeast Harford... southern Baltimore... St. Marys and
Washington. The District of Columbia. In Virginia...
Albemarle... Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria... Augusta...
central Virginia Blue Ridge... Clarke... Culpeper... eastern
Loudoun... Fairfax... Frederick VA... Greene... King George...
Madison... Nelson... northern Fauquier... northern Virginia Blue
Ridge... Orange... Page... Prince William/Manassas/Manassas
Park... Rappahannock... Rockingham... Shenandoah... southern
Fauquier... Spotsylvania... Stafford... Warren and western
Loudoun. In West Virginia... Berkeley... eastern Grant... eastern
Mineral... Hampshire... Hardy... Jefferson... Morgan... western
Grant and western Mineral.

* Into Friday morning

* a powerful low pressure system over the Midwest will bring
periods of heavy rain to our area into Friday morning.

* Widespread rainfall amounts of 4 to 8 inches are expected.
Localized amounts up to a foot of rain are possible...
including along the eastern slopes of the northern Virginia
Blue Ridge and Catoctin Mountain in Maryland.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

These next few days will be a dangerous time... requiring more
than the usual awareness... planning and preparations.

If you are near streams or drainage ditches... keep an eye on them
and be ready to quickly seek higher ground. Water may rise
rapidly.

Clear out storm drains.

Those prone to basement flooding should prepare. Communities
prone to flooding should prepare.

Continue to check in on the forecast for updates.

Warnings will be issued for areas where flooding is imminent.
Ensure you get warnings from the National Weather Service through
your Mobile phone and or NOAA Weather Radio.

Be prepared to take action if a warning is issued for where you
are or if flooding is observed.

Ensure your kids dont play near flood waters.

Remember if you come across water crossing a Road... turn around
dont drown!



Melliott



1025 PM EDT Wed Sep 28 2016

... Coastal Flood Advisory in effect from 6 am Thursday to
midnight EDT Thursday night...

The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington DC has
issued a coastal Flood Advisory... which is in effect from 6 am
Thursday to midnight EDT Thursday night.

* Tidal anomaly... around one foot above normal tonight, increasing Thursday.

* Timing... around high tide Thursday morning and evening. Coastal
flooding may intensify each day into the weekend.

* Expected impacts... minor inundation of low lying shoreline.

Here are the times of the next high tides

Washington Channel... 7:36 am and 8:00 PM...
Alexandria... 7:54 am and 8:18 PM...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.