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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:24 AM EDT on June 27, 2016

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on June 27, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 11 am EDT this morning
through this evening...

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of western Virginia and eastern
West Virginia... including the following areas... in western
Virginia... Augusta... eastern Highland... Rockingham and western
Highland. In eastern West Virginia... eastern Pendleton and
western Pendleton.

* From 11 am EDT this morning through this evening.

* Thunderstorms with heavy rainfall are expected this afternoon
into this evening especially over the Potomac Highlands and
portions of the Shenandoah Valley. Average rainfall amounts up
to 1 inch are expected with locally higher amounts between 2 and
3 inches possible. These rainfall amounts combined with already
wet conditions from recent heavy rains will lead to an enhanced
flash flooding threat.

* Heavy amounts of rain in a short period of time may cause creeks
and streams to quickly rise out of their banks.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.




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Arizona - Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flash Flood Warning , Record Report
California - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Record Report
Colorado - Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Florida - Record Report
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Iowa - Flood Warning
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