818  
WGUS71 KLWX 171946  
FFSLWX  
 
FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
346 PM EDT TUE JUL 17 2018  
 
MDC003-005-510-172200-  
/O.CON.KLWX.FF.W.0048.000000T0000Z-180717T2200Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
BALTIMORE CITY MD-ANNE ARUNDEL MD-BALTIMORE MD-  
346 PM EDT TUE JUL 17 2018  
 
...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM EDT FOR  
NORTHWESTERN ANNE ARUNDEL AND SOUTH CENTRAL BALTIMORE COUNTIES AND  
SOUTHEASTERN BALTIMORE CITY...  
 
AT 345 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN ENDING ACROSS THE  
AREA, WITH WIDESPREAD AMOUNTS OF TWO TO FOUR INCHES HAVING ALREADY  
OCCURRED. SEVERAL ROADS HAVE BEEN REPORTED FLOODED AND CLOSED  
BETWEEN LINTHICUM AND GLEN BURNIE.  
 
SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
BALTIMORE, SEVERN, RIVIERA BEACH, BALTIMORE-WASHINGTON AIRPORT, GLEN  
BURNIE, DUNDALK, ESSEX, PASADENA, ARBUTUS, ROSEDALE, FERNDALE,  
BROOKLYN PARK, FORT MEADE, PUMPHREY, SOUTH GATE, LINTHICUM, EDGEMERE,  
LANSDOWNE, JESSUP AND EASTPOINT.  
 
THIS INCLUDES FLOOD PRONE LOCATIONS  
PATAPSCO AVENUE NEAR THE BALTIMORE CITY LIMITS...  
AND SOLLERS ROAD AND CHESTNUT STREET.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS  
WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.  
 
PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU  
CAN DO SO SAFELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3915 7651 3911 7678 3918 7674 3918 7672  
3921 7670 3924 7670 3928 7657 3932 7647  
 

 
 
JE  
 
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