723  
WGUS51 KLWX 052053  
FFWLWX  
DCC001-MDC033-060000-  
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
453 PM EDT FRI AUG 5 2022  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTHEASTERN DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA...  
WEST CENTRAL PRINCE GEORGES COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...  
 
* UNTIL 800 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 453 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. BETWEEN 0.5 AND 1.5 INCHES OF  
RAIN HAVE FALLEN. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 0.5 TO 1.5 INCHES  
ARE POSSIBLE IN THE WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS ONGOING OR  
EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY THUNDERSTORMS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...FLASH FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN  
AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS  
OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AND LOW-LYING AREAS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...  
CORAL HILLS... BLADENSBURG...  
RFK STADIUM... GALLAUDET UNIVERSITY...  
FORT TOTTEN... NATIONALS PARK...  
HOWARD UNIVERSITY... LANDOVER...  
HYATTSVILLE... EAST RIVERDALE...  
WALKER MILL... RIVERDALE PARK...  
CHEVERLY... SEAT PLEASANT...  
KENILWORTH... ANACOSTIA...  
US CAPITOL... GREATER LANDOVER...  
CARMODY HILLS-PEPPER MILL VILLAGE...CHILLUM...  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
BASEMENT FLOODING CAN OCCUR QUICKLY AND CREATE A LIFE-THREATENING  
SITUATION. IF YOU ARE IN A BASEMENT, OR A RESIDENCE BELOW STREET  
LEVEL, MOVE TO A HIGHER FLOOR IMMEDIATELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3897 7699 3897 7695 3896 7689 3893 7687  
3889 7687 3888 7690 3887 7694 3886 7696  
3886 7700 3889 7704 3894 7703  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
 

 
 
JMG  
 
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