965  
WGUS41 KLWX 190321  
FLWLWX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
1121 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
MDC037-190615-  
/O.NEW.KLWX.FA.W.0068.170819T0321Z-170819T0615Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
ST. MARYS MD-  
1121 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTHWESTERN ST. MARYS COUNTY IN SOUTHERN MARYLAND...  
 
* UNTIL 215 AM EDT  
 
* AT 1119 PM EDT, THE SAINT MARYS COUNTY 911 CENTER REPORTED A FEW  
ROADS CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER NEAR MECHANICSVILLE. THE HEAVIEST  
RAINFALL HAS ENDED...BUT RUNOFF FROM PREVIOUS HEAVY RAINS WILL  
CONTINUE TO CAUSE CREEKS AND STREAMS TO RISE OVERNIGHT.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
MECHANICSVILLE, MORGANZA, MADDOX, HILLVILLE, CHAPTICO, OAKVILLE,  
SANDGATES, SOTTERLEY, LOVEVILLE AND HELEN.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3831 7684 3834 7686 3836 7685 3838 7687  
3843 7683 3846 7662 3845 7661 3846 7659  
3843 7660 3842 7657 3842 7656 3838 7652  
 

 
 
BJL  
 
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