Weather Alerts for Montgomery Co.

Issued by the National Weather Service

Flood Watch  FLOOD WATCH   Flood Watch
MONTGOMERY CO.

Areas Affected:
Anne Arundel - Carroll - Central and Southeast Howard - Central and Southeast Montgomery - Frederick - Northern Baltimore - Northwest Harford - Northwest Howard - Northwest Montgomery - Prince Georges - Southeast Harford - Southern Baltimore
Effective: Thu, 3/21 11:28am Updated: Thu, 3/21 12:10pm Urgency: Future
Expires: Thu, 3/21 11:27pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
The Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of Maryland, The District of Columbia, and northern
Virginia, including the following areas, in Maryland, Anne
Arundel, Carroll, Central and Southeast Howard, Central and
Southeast Montgomery, Frederick MD, Northern Baltimore,
Northwest Harford, Northwest Howard, Northwest Montgomery,
Prince Georges, Southeast Harford, and Southern Baltimore. The
District of Columbia. In northern Virginia, Arlington/Falls
Church/Alexandria, Eastern Loudoun, Fairfax, Prince
William/Manassas/Manassas Park, and Western Loudoun.
* Through this evening
* A widespread soaking rain around 2 inches is expected. Isolated
amounts of around 3 inches are possible. The steadiest rain is
expected through 6 pm this evening, with residual runoff
possibly persisting through late this evening.
* These rainfall amounts may cause small streams and creeks to
go out of their banks, as well as cause flooding of low-lying,
urban and poor drainage areas.

Information:
A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.
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.