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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 11:31 AM EDT on May 28, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on May 28, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch in effect until 10 PM EDT this evening...

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has expanded
the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of western Virginia and
eastern West Virginia, including the following areas, in
western Virginia, eastern Highland and western Highland. In
eastern West Virginia, eastern Pendleton and western
Pendleton.

* Until 10 PM EDT this evening

* two rounds of showers and thunderstorms with locally heavy
rainfall are expected across the Potomac Highlands and Highland
County through this evening. The first round is activity
developing through midday which will continue into the
afternoon hours. A trough will move into the area late this
afternoon and evening with more widespread showers and
thunderstorms expected. Rainfall of 1 to 3 inches is expected.
One hour flash flood guidance is in this area is 0.75 to 1.0
inch, so slow moving, heavy showers or thunderstorms could cause
flash flooding.

* Flash flooding risk is for small streams particularly in urban
areas like Cumberland.

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.





Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 11:31 AM EDT on May 28, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on May 28, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch in effect until 10 PM EDT this evening...

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has expanded
the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of western Virginia and
eastern West Virginia, including the following areas, in
western Virginia, eastern Highland and western Highland. In
eastern West Virginia, eastern Pendleton and western
Pendleton.

* Until 10 PM EDT this evening

* two rounds of showers and thunderstorms with locally heavy
rainfall are expected across the Potomac Highlands and Highland
County through this evening. The first round is activity
developing through midday which will continue into the
afternoon hours. A trough will move into the area late this
afternoon and evening with more widespread showers and
thunderstorms expected. Rainfall of 1 to 3 inches is expected.
One hour flash flood guidance is in this area is 0.75 to 1.0
inch, so slow moving, heavy showers or thunderstorms could cause
flash flooding.

* Flash flooding risk is for small streams particularly in urban
areas like Cumberland.

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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