National Weather Service

A Flash Flood Watch is in effect for the Washington and Baltimore
Metropolitan areas starting at 8 PM. Showers and scattered
thunderstorms, some with heavy rainfall are expected. Heavy rain

in short periods of time may cause creeks and streams to rapidly
rise out of their banks as well as the potential for flash
flooding in urban areas. Elsewhere, localized flooding is

There is an isolated threat for locally damaging wind gusts or
large hail in thunderstorms late this afternoon and evening.

  • Chesapeake Bay north of Pooles Island MD-
  • Chesapeake Bay from Pooles Island to Sandy Point MD-
  • Chesapeake Bay from Sandy Point to North Beach MD-
  • Chesapeake Bay from North Beach to Drum Point MD-
  • Chesapeake Bay from Drum Point MD to Smith Point VA-
  • Tidal Potomac from Key Bridge to Indian Head MD-
  • Tidal Potomac from Indian Head to Cobb Island MD-
  • Tidal Potomac from Cobb Island MD to Smith Point VA-
  • Patapsco River including Baltimore Harbor-
  • Chester River to Queenstown MD-Eastern Bay-
  • Choptank River to Cambridge MD and the Little Choptank River-
  • Patuxent River to Broomes Island MD-
  • Tangier Sound and the inland waters surrounding Bloodsworth
  • Island-District of Columbia-Southern Baltimore-Prince Georges-
  • Anne Arundel-Charles-St. Marys-Calvert-Southeast Harford-
  • Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park-Fairfax-
  • Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria-Stafford-Spotsylvania-
  • King George

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