Storms move through D.C. region
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Storms move through D.C. region

WASHINGTON -- Storms and heavy rain are making their way through the D.C. region Monday afternoon. 

Flash Flood Warning warning is no longer in effect for D.C., Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax counties.

WHAT TO EXPECT: 
Through the evening and overnight, skies clear out as high pressure takes charge.

Highs: Mid to Upper 80s

Wind: S 5-10 mph
  • The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Warning that affects the following WTOP locations:

    District of Columbia County,DC
    City of Alexandria County,VA
    Arlington County,VA
    Fairfax County,VA

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    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

    * FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
      THE CENTRAL DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA...
      EAST CENTRAL FAIRFAX COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...
      THE CITY OF ALEXANDRIA IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...
      ARLINGTON COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...
      THE CITY OF FALLS CHURCH IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...

    * UNTIL 645 PM EDT

    * AT 344 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING
      HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE AREA. UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY
      FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

    THIS INCLUDES FLOOD PRONE ROADS LOCATIONS MILITARY ROAD AT 36TH ROAD...18TH STREET AT UPTON STREET...17TH STREET NORTH AT NORTH BUCHANAN ST...SOUTH TROY STREET NEAR LONG BRANCH...BRADDOCK ROAD AT WEST STREET...AND RHODE ISLAND AVENUE NORTHEAST BETWEEN 2ND AND CAPI.

    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

    DO NOT ENTER OR CROSS FLOWING WATER OR WATER OF UNKNOWN DEPTH.

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    LEE

    For updated audio reports call AccuWeather at (814) 235-8650.

  • The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning that affects the following WTOP locations:

    Prince Georges County,MD
    District of Columbia County,DC
    City of Alexandria County,VA
    Arlington County,VA
    Fairfax County,VA

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    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

    * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
      THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA...
      WEST CENTRAL PRINCE GEORGES COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...
      EAST CENTRAL FAIRFAX COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...
      THE CITY OF ALEXANDRIA IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...
      ARLINGTON COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...

    * UNTIL 430 PM EDT

    * AT 339 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
      CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS
      OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED OVER CRYSTAL CITY...AND MOVING
      SOUTHEAST AT 5 MPH.

    * LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
      ARLINGTON...NATIONALS PARK...CRYSTAL CITY...HUNTINGTON...ROSSLYN...
      GROVETON...BALLSTON...US CAPITOL...ANACOSTIA...GEORGETOWN...HYBLA
      VALLEY...MARLOW HEIGHTS...FOREST HEIGHTS...ROCK CREEK...THE MALL...
      BOLLING AIR FORCE...BARCROFT...JEFFERSON MANOR...CHERRYDALE AND
      WESTOVER.

    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

    SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS...LARGE HAIL...DEADLY LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FOR YOUR PROTECTION...MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. HEAVY RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROAD.

    &&
    SEARS

    For updated audio reports call AccuWeather at (814) 235-8650.





  • The National Weather Service Severe Thunderstorm Warning warning is no longer in effect for the following WTOP locations:

    District of Columbia County,DC
    Prince Georges County,MD
    Arlington County,VA
    Fairfax County,VA
    City of Alexandria County,VA

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    SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
    NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
    416 PM EDT MON JUL 27 2015
    ...THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA...WEST CENTRAL PRINCE GEORGES...EAST CENTRAL FAIRFAX AND ARLINGTON COUNTIES AND THE CITY OF ALEXANDRIA IS CANCELLED...

    THE STORM WHICH PROMPTED THE WARNING HAS WEAKENED BELOW SEVERE LIMITS AND EXITED THE WARNED AREA. THEREFORE THE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
    SEARS

    For updated audio reports call AccuWeather at (814) 235-8650.

  • The National Weather Service Flash Flood Warning warning is no longer in effect for the following WTOP locations:

    District of Columbia County,DC
    Arlington County,VA
    Fairfax County,VA
    City of Alexandria County,VA

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    FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
    NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
    450 PM EDT MON JUL 27 2015
    ...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR THE CENTRAL DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA...
    EAST CENTRAL FAIRFAX...ARLINGTON COUNTIES...THE CITY OF ALEXANDRIA AND THE CITY OF FALLS CHURCH IS CANCELLED...

    THE HEAVY RAIN HAS ENDED...AND FLOODING IS NO LONGER EXPECTED TO POSE ADDITIONAL THREATS.
    LEE

    For updated audio reports call AccuWeather at (814) 235-8650.

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