FLASH FLOOD WATCH
Issue Date: 628 AM EDT Wed Aug 12 2020
Expiration: 0030 GMT 13 2020
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY
THROUGH THIS EVENING...
The Flash 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, Albemarle,
Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria, Augusta, Central Virginia
Blue Ridge, Culpeper, Eastern Loudoun, Fairfax, Greene, King
George, Madison, Nelson, Northern Fauquier, Northern Virginia
Blue Ridge, Orange, Page, Prince William, Rappahannock,
Rockingham, Southern Fauquier, Spotsylvania, Stafford, and
* From noon EDT today through this evening
* A cold front will move into the area Wednesday and then stall
out. Numerous slow moving showers and thunderstorms will pose
a risk of flash flooding. Thunderstorms could produce one to
two inches of rain with isolated amounts up to four inches
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.
Issue Date: 511 AM EDT Wed Aug 12 2020
Expiration: 0915 GMT 13 2020
This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for eastern West Virginia,
northern and central Virginia, and central and western Maryland
with the exception of Garrett County.
.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight
A Flash Flood Watch is in effect this afternoon through this
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms are likely Thursday through Saturday,
some of which will produce locally heavy rainfall. A few storms
could cause isolated instances of flash flooding.
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
Harrisonburg, VA Weather Warnings, Advisories and Alerts are issued by the National Weather Service.