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Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Statement as of 2:03 PM EDT on July 28, 2016


Severe Thunderstorm Watch 418 remains in effect until 1200 am EDT

VA
. Virginia counties included are

Albemarle Arlington Augusta
Clarke Culpeper Fairfax
Fauquier Frederick Greene
Highland King George Loudoun
Madison Nelson Orange
Page Prince William Rappahannock
Rockingham Shenandoah Spotsylvania
Stafford Warren


Virginia independent cities included are

Alexandria Charlottesville Fairfax
Falls church Fredericksburg Harrisonburg
Manassas Manassas Park Staunton
Waynesboro Winchester




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:13 PM EDT on July 28, 2016

Expires 11:00 AM EDT on July 29, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Friday morning...

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has expanded
the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of Maryland... the
District of Columbia... Virginia and West Virginia... including
the following areas... in Maryland... Carroll... central and
eastern Allegany... central and southeast Montgomery... extreme
western Allegany... Frederick MD... northwest Howard... northwest
Montgomery... Prince Georges and Washington. The District of
Columbia. In Virginia... Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria...
Clarke... eastern Highland... eastern Loudoun... Fairfax...
Frederick VA... northern Fauquier... northern Virginia Blue
Ridge... Page... Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park...
Rappahannock... Rockingham... Shenandoah... Warren... western
Highland and western Loudoun. In West Virginia... Berkeley...
eastern Grant... eastern Mineral... eastern Pendleton...
Hampshire... Hardy... Jefferson... Morgan... western Grant...
western Mineral and western Pendleton.

* Through Friday morning

* an area of low pressure is expected to develop tonight over
southern Virginia and track northeast across northeast Maryland
and New Jersey Friday. Several rounds of showers and
thunderstorms developing this afternoon will continue into
Friday morning. Given ample moisture and instability... showers
and thunderstorms will be capable of producing torrential
downpours with rainfall rates of an inch or two per hour at
times. This may result in flash flooding of small streams...
creeks and urban areas.


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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Alaska - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
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Arkansas - Areal Flood Warning
California - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Special Statement
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Delaware - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement
District of Columbia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
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Illinois - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Indiana - Record Report , Public Information Statement
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Kansas - Special Statement , Record Report
Kentucky - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
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Maine - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Air Quality Alert
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New Hampshire - Air Quality Alert
New Jersey - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Special Weather Statement
New York - Special Statement
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Ohio - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Air Quality Alert
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South Carolina - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Texas - Areal Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Utah - Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
Vermont - Special Statement
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
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Wyoming - Record Report
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