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Flood Watch

Status

Event Extended (Time) Expired

Start Time

Wed 04/03/2024 04:44 AM EDT

End Time

Wed 04/03/2024 04:00 PM EDT

Significance

Watch

Impacts

Moderate impact

Full Alert Message

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Flood Watch National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC 444 AM EDT Wed Apr 3 2024 ...FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON... * WHAT...Flooding caused by excessive rainfall is possible. * WHERE...Portions of north central Maryland, including the following area, Washington, northwest Virginia, including the following areas, Clarke, Frederick VA, Northern Virginia Blue Ridge, Page, Shenandoah and Warren, and West Virginia, including the following areas, Berkeley, Hampshire, Hardy, Jefferson and Morgan. * WHEN...Until 4 PM EDT this afternoon. * IMPACTS...Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations. Low-water crossings may be flooded. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - Multiple rounds of showers and thunderstorms are expected through this afternoon. Additional rain amounts of 1 to 2 inches of rain are most likely, with localized amounts up to 3 inches possible. This may result in flooding of small streams and creeks. Flash flooding is possible. - Please visit www.weather.gov/safety/flood for flood safety and preparedness information PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... 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. &&

Technical Header

MDZ003-VAZ027>031-507-WVZ050>053-055-032000- /O.EXT.KLWX.FA.A.0007.000000T0000Z-240403T2000Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ Washington-Shenandoah-Frederick VA-Page-Warren-Clarke-Northern Virginia Blue Ridge-Hampshire-Morgan-Berkeley-Jefferson-Hardy- Including the cities of Shepherdstown, Luray, Charles Town, Front Royal, Big Meadows, Winchester, Strasburg, Mount Jackson, Berryville, Romney, Moorefield, New Market, Woodstock, Stanley, Shenandoah, Hagerstown, Martinsburg, and Paw Paw 444 AM EDT Wed Apr 3 2024