SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 394 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM EDT

FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS;MARYLAND COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE

ANNE ARUNDEL         BALTIMORE           CALVERT

CAROLINE CECIL CHARLES DORCHESTER HARFORD HOWARD KENT MONTGOMERY PRINCE GEORGES QUEEN ANNE`S SOMERSET ST. MARY'S TALBOT WICOMICO WORCESTER MARYLAND INDEPENDENT CITIES INCLUDED ARE BALTIMORE CITY
FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has expanded

the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of southern Maryland and

  Virginia, including the following areas, in southern Maryland,

  Calvert and St. Marys. In Virginia, Albemarle, Central

  Virginia Blue Ridge, Culpeper, Greene, King George, Madison,

  Nelson, Northern Virginia Blue Ridge, Orange, Rappahannock,

  and Spotsylvania.

* Until 11 PM EDT this evening.

* Thunderstorms with heavy rainfall are expected to develop across

  the watch area this afternoon and linger into the evening.

  Localized rainfall totals of several inches are possible. This

  could lead to flash flooding, especially in the 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.

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