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Radar valid at 300 am EDT, Aug 19th 2021

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MDC015-190700-
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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
1159 PM EDT Wed Aug 18 2021

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Cecil County in northeastern Maryland...

* Until 300 AM EDT.

* At 1159 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain across the
warned area. Between 1.5 and 2 inches of rain have fallen. The
expected rainfall rate is 1 to 2 inches in 1 hour. Flash flooding
is ongoing or expected to begin shortly.

HAZARD...Life threatening flash flooding. Heavy rain producing
flash flooding.

SOURCE...Radar.

IMPACT...Life threatening flash flooding of creeks and streams,
urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses.

* Some locations that will experience flash flooding include...
Calvert... Rising Sun...
Farmington... Zion...
West Nottingham... Lombard...
Blake...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

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LAT...LON 3972 7602 3972 7590 3970 7589 3968 7592
3966 7599 3963 7605 3963 7610 3966 7611
3970 7606 3972 7603

FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED
FLASH FLOOD DAMAGE THREAT...CONSIDERABLE
EXPECTED RAINFALL...1-2 INCHES IN 1 HOUR

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