Event: Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Baltimore MD/Washington DC
Description: At 938 PM EDT, local law enforcement officials reported flooding
across the area. Up to three inches of rain have already fallen.
Some locations that may experience flooding include…
Bethesda, Severn, College Park, Greenbelt, Langley Park, Beltsville,
American Legion Bridge, Potomac, North Bethesda, Laurel, White Oak,
Takoma Park, Great Falls, Adelphi, Chevy Chase, Fort Meade,
Hillandale, Savage-guilford, Silver Spring and Scaggsville.
Instruction: Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.
Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.
A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Area Description: Prince Georges, MD; Anne Arundel, MD; Montgomery, MD; Howard, MD; Fairfax, VA
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-3748493-3223246
CAP MessageType: Update