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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
653 AM EDT Thu Mar 21 2019

Washington-Frederick MD-Carroll-Northern Baltimore-
Extreme Western Allegany-Central and Eastern Allegany-
Northwest Montgomery-Central and Southeast Montgomery-
Northwest Howard-Central and Southeast Howard-Northwest Harford-
Augusta-Rockingham-Shenandoah-Frederick VA-Page-Warren-Clarke-
Northern Fauquier-Southern Fauquier-Western Highland-
Eastern Highland-Western Loudoun-Eastern Loudoun-
Northern Virginia Blue Ridge-Central Virginia Blue Ridge-
Hampshire-Morgan-Berkeley-Jefferson-Hardy-Western Grant-
Eastern Grant-Western Mineral-Eastern Mineral-Western Pendleton-
Eastern Pendleton-
653 AM EDT Thu Mar 21 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for eastern West Virginia,
northern and central Virginia, and central and western Maryland
with the exception of Garrett County.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A Flood Watch is in effect from 10 am this morning through
midnight for central Maryland and portions of northern Virginia.
There is the potential for flooding of small streams and creeks
as well as low-lying urban areas. Elsewhere, localized flooding
is possible along and east of the Interstate 81 corridor.

Mainstem river flooding is possible tonight, especially along the
Monocacy River and Opequon Creek.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Mainstem river flooding is possible Friday into Saturday,
especially along the Potomac River Basin, Monocacy River and
Opequon Creek.

Strong northwest winds may gust around 50 mph, causing the
possibility of isolated wind damage Friday afternoon through
Saturday morning. The best chance for the strongest winds will
along the ridges of the Allegheny and Potomac Highlands as well as
the Blue Ridge and Catoctin Mountains. A Wind Advisory may be

Accumulating snow is expected Friday for locations along and west
of the Allegheny Front. A Winter Weather Advisory may be required.


Spotter activation is not expected at this time.


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