...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING... The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a * Flash Flood Watch for portions of Maryland, The District of Columbia, and northern Virginia, including the following areas, in Maryland, Anne Arundel, Carroll, Central and Eastern Allegany, Central and Southeast Howard, Central and Southeast Montgomery, Charles, Extreme Western Allegany, Frederick MD, Northern Baltimore, Northwest Harford, Northwest Howard, Northwest Montgomery, Prince Georges, Southeast Harford, Southern Baltimore, and Washington. The District of Columbia. In northern Virginia, Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria, Eastern Loudoun, Fairfax, Northern Fauquier, Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park, Southern Fauquier, Stafford, and Western Loudoun. * From 2 PM EDT this afternoon through this evening * Thunderstorms with heavy rainfall are expected to develop across the watch area this afternoon and linger into the evening. Localized rainfall totals of several inches are possible. This could lead to flash flooding, especially in the 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. &&
Today has a better chance of rain especially this afternoon. Flash Flood Watches are up from 2 pm to 11 pm. There is a marginal risk for severe weather today, but it is not like the last two days as storms will be slow movers with lower winds. The 80s for highs
🌦🌧⛈🌧 Today: Rain, Showers, Storms – 80s
🌦⛈🌧☁️ Tomorrow: Showers, Storms – 80s
🌦⛅️🌧⛈ Thursday: Showers, Storms, Potential Severe – Upper 80s
☀️☀️☀️☀️ Friday – Sunny with high near 80
☀️⛅️☀️⛅️ Saturday – Sunny – highs low 80s
☀️☀️⛅️🌦 Sunday – Increasing Clouds – More Humidity -MAYBE some showers – Highs in the 80s
Longer Range is showing a chance of sustained hotter weather for a bit. Rain chances should continue.
More to come!