185  
WGUS51 KLWX 160837  
FFWLWX  
DCC001-MDC031-161430-  
/O.NEW.KLWX.FF.W.0003.180416T0837Z-180416T1430Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
437 AM EDT MON APR 16 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
THE NORTHWESTERN DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA...  
EASTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...  
 
* UNTIL 1030 AM EDT  
 
* AT 437 AM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED  
HEAVY RAIN FALLING ACROSS THE AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE  
ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
ARLINGTON, GERMANTOWN, ROCKVILLE, BETHESDA, GAITHERSBURG, OLNEY,  
LANGLEY PARK, BELTSVILLE, DAMASCUS, HOWARD UNIVERSITY, GALLAUDET  
UNIVERSITY, FORT TOTTEN, REAGAN NATIONAL AIRPORT, ASPEN HILL,  
POTOMAC, NORTH BETHESDA, MONTGOMERY VILLAGE, NORTH POTOMAC,  
FAIRLAND AND WHITE OAK.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3927 7713 3926 7707 3921 7701 3917 7701  
3914 7695 3913 7696 3913 7689 3897 7700  
3894 7697 3884 7703 3890 7707 3892 7711  
3897 7715 3897 7722 3900 7725 3902 7725  
3903 7727 3933 7718  
 

 
 
RCM  
 
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