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West Virginia, Eastern Mineral

Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 2:22 PM EDT on July 28, 2016

Expires 6:45 PM EDT on July 28, 2016


... A Flood Warning remains in effect until 645 PM EDT for
northeastern Grant and southwestern Mineral counties...

At 220 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated runoff from moving
thunderstorms with very heavy rainfall across the area.

At 220 PM EDT... emergency management officials reported high water
at mike's run in Burlington West Virginia.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Keyser... Elk Garden... Kitzmiller... Burlington... Emoryville... Mount
Storm... Ridgeville... Sulphur City... New Creek... Hartmansville... Mount
Pisgah... Antioch... Bismarck... Russelldale and McCoole.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around... don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Flooding is occurring or is imminent. It is important to know where
you are relative to streams... rivers... or creeks which can become
killers in heavy rains. Campers and hikers should avoid streams or
creeks.


Lat... Lon 3930 7891 3928 7893 3917 7929 3930 7929
      3933 7927 3934 7925 3936 7926 3936 7921
      3939 7920 3939 7916 3940 7917 3945 7898
      3944 7896 3946 7896 3947 7892


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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.





Record Report

Statement as of 1:40 AM EDT on July 28, 2016

record event report
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
139 am EDT Jul 28 2016

... Record high minimum temperature tied at Washington National DC...

The record high minimum temperature of 81 degrees was tied at
Washington National Airport yesterday... July 27th. This record was
previously set in 1930.


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 1:34 PM EDT on July 28, 2016

damaging thunderstorms are possible this afternoon and evening.
Residents all across the Baltimore and Washington DC Metro
areas... north and central Virginia... much of Maryland and the
eastern West Virginia Panhandle should monitor this situation very
closely and ensure your NOAA weather radios are set to alert Mode.
Severe weather warnings may become necessary. Here are some safety
rules to keep in mind when severe weather is expected or is
occurring.

If a warning is issued... seek shelter indoors immediately. A severe
thunderstorm is defined as producing quarter size or greater hail
and wind gusts of 58 mph or more.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio... commercial radio or television
for the latest on this potential severe weather event. Additional
weather information... can be found at weather.Gov/Washington or
weather.Gov/Baltimore.

Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Alaska - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Excessive Heat Warning , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
California - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Flash Flood Watch , Air Quality Alert
Delaware - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
District of Columbia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Public Information Statement
Illinois - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Indiana - Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Kentucky - Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flash Flood Warning , Special Statement
Maine - Air Quality Alert
Maryland - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Flash Flood Watch
Michigan - Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Beach Hazard Statement
Mississippi - Special Statement
Missouri - Record Report
Montana - Record Report
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning
Nevada - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
New Hampshire - Air Quality Alert
New Jersey - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
New Mexico - Areal Flood Advisory
New York - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Pennsylvania - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Rhode Island - Flash Flood Watch
South Carolina - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
South Dakota - Special Statement
Tennessee - Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Texas - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Areal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
Wyoming - Record Report
- Severe Thunderstorm Watch

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