Event: Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Baltimore MD/Washington DC
Description: The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a
* Flood Warning for…
Southeastern Stafford County in northern Virginia…
King George County in central Virginia…
The eastern City of Fredericksburg in central Virginia…
* Until 1130 PM EDT.
* At 728 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain which will cause flooding. Three to four inches of rain
have already fallen just east of the City of Fredericksburg, and
near Dahlgren and Dogue in King George County.
* Some locations that will experience flooding include…
Fredericksburg, King George, Dahlgren, Fairview Beach, Nanjemoy
Creek, Falmouth, Passapatanzy, Stones Corner, Rollins Fork,
Weedonville, Ninde, Lambs Creek, White Oak, Sealston, Berthaville,
Jersey, Brookfield, Shiloh, Dogue and Potomac Beach.
This includes flood prone location
Naomi Road and Jett Drive at Claiborne Run.
Instruction: Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Area Description: Stafford, VA; City of Fredericksburg, VA; King George, VA
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-3775960-3238853
CAP MessageType: Alert