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Radar valid at 1000 am EDT, Sep 1st 2021

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DCC001-MDC031-033-011400-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
District of Columbia DC-Montgomery MD-Prince Georges MD-
350 AM EDT Wed Sep 1 2021

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Northeastern District of Columbia...
Southeastern Montgomery County in central Maryland...
Northwestern Prince Georges County in central Maryland...

* Until 1000 AM EDT Wednesday.

* At 350 AM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. Flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly in
the warned area. Between 0.5 and 1.5 inches of rain have fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
College Park... Greenbelt...
Langley Park... Beltsville...
Bladensburg... University of Maryland...
Fort Totten... Aspen Hill...
Fairland... Landover...
Hyattsville... White Oak...
Takoma Park... East Riverdale...
Adelphi... Colesville...
Kemp Mill... New Carrollton...
North Kensington... South Kensington...

Additional rainfall amounts of 0.5 to 1.5 inches are possible in the
warned area.

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 3899 7701 3904 7708 3906 7708 3909 7705
3911 7700 3910 7694 3907 7688 3903 7686
3899 7684 3893 7687 3890 7697 3893 7702
3896 7700

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