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Maryland, Wicomico

Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 12:40 AM EDT on September 29, 2016

Expires 6:00 AM EDT on September 30, 2016


The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
Wicomico County in southeastern Maryland...

* until 345 am EDT

* at 1238 am EDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause Urban and Small Stream flooding in
the advisory area. Up to three inches of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Salisbury... Fruitland... Salisbury University... Delmar... Hebron...
Sharptown... Mardela Springs... Whitehaven... Green Hill... Chesapeake
Heights... Trinity... Catchpenny... Lakewood... Shad Point... Royal
Oak... Salisbury-Wicomico... Allen and Eden.

Additional rainfall of one to two inches is expected over the area.
This additional rain will cause minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated... or
ponding of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 3846 7569 3845 7549 3828 7548 3828 7562
      3830 7566 3829 7569 3827 7570 3827 7572
      3828 7573 3829 7577 3827 7578 3826 7582
      3849 7582 3851 7577 3854 7575 3854 7573
      3856 7570


Minnick



900 PM EDT Wed Sep 28 2016

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through late Thursday night...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of the lower Eastern Shore of Maryland and Virginia...
including the following areas... in the lower Eastern Shore of
Maryland... Dorchester... Somerset and Wicomico. In Virginia...
eastern Essex... eastern King William... eastern King And
Queen... Lancaster... Middlesex... New Kent... Northumberland...
Richmond... western Essex... western King William... western King
And Queen and Westmoreland.

* Through late Thursday night

* locally heavy rainfall from showers and thunderstorms will
persist across the region overnight and continue through
Thursday night. Total rainfall amounts are expected to range
from 2 to 6 inches with locally higher amounts possible.
Excessive runoff from heavy rain increases the potential for
flooding across the area especially in low lying and poor
drainage 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.





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