Flood Watch issued January 24 at 1:03AM EST until January 24 at 11:00AM EST by NWS Baltimore/Washington
Arlington, Falls Church, Alexandria; Fairfax; Northern Fauquier; Southern Fauquier; Spotsylvania; Stafford ...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON... The Flood Watch continues for * Portions of Maryland, The District of Columbia, and Virginia, including the following areas, in Maryland, Anne Arundel, Carroll, Central and Southeast Howard, Central and Southeast Montgomery, Charles, Frederick MD, Northern Baltimore, Northwest Harford, Northwest Howard, Northwest Montgomery, Prince Georges, Southeast Harford, and Southern Baltimore. The District of Columbia. In Virginia, Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria, Eastern Loudoun, Fairfax, Northern Fauquier, Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park, Southern Fauquier, Spotsylvania, Stafford, and Western Loudoun. * Through Thursday afternoon * Rain will overspread the area late tonight. The heaviest rain is expected overnight and Thursday morning. Total rainfall amounts around 1 inch are expected, with isolated higher amounts of 1.5 to 2 inches possible. * Excess runoff from a nearly frozen ground and saturated soils will cause the potential for streams and creeks to rise out of their banks as well as potential flooding in low lying urban areas. A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts. You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding develop.
Wind Advisory issued January 24 at 1:14AM EST until January 24 at 11:00AM EST by NWS Baltimore/Washington
Arlington, Falls Church, Alexandria; Eastern Loudoun; Fairfax; King George; Prince William, Manassas, Manassas Park; Southern Fauquier; Spotsylvania; Stafford ...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EST LATE TONIGHT UNTIL 11 AM EST THURSDAY MORNING... * TIMING...Thursday morning. * WINDS...South 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. * IMPACTS...Strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power lines. Scattered power outages are expected. A Wind Advisory means that winds of 45 to 55 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.