Quantico, VA

5:42 AM EDT on September 29, 2016 (GMT -0400)
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69 °F
Feels Like 69 °F
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Pressure 30.05 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Few 1000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1300 ft
Overcast 2800 ft
Dew Point 65 °F
Humidity 87%
Rainfall 1.23 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:03 AM 6:54 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
SPECI KNYG 290922Z AUTO 11007KT 5SM TSRA BR FEW010 BKN013 OVC028 21/18 A3005 RMK AO2 TSB19 P0010 T02060183 $
Pressure 30.05 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Few 1000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1300 ft
Overcast 2800 ft
Dew Point 65 °F
Humidity 87%
Rainfall 1.23 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:03 AM 6:54 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
SPECI KNYG 290922Z AUTO 11007KT 5SM TSRA BR FEW010 BKN013 OVC028 21/18 A3005 RMK AO2 TSB19 P0010 T02060183 $

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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 4:46 AM EDT Sep. 29, 2016 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Fairfax County in northern Virginia...
southeastern Prince William County in northern Virginia...
Stafford County in northern Virginia...
southeastern Culpeper County in northern Virginia...
the city of Fairfax in northern Virginia...
the city of Falls Church in northern Virginia...
the city of Fredericksburg in central Virginia...
the city of Alexandria in northern Virginia...
Arlington County in northern Virginia...
Spotsylvania County in central Virginia...
the southeastern city of Manassas Park in northern Virginia...
west central King George County in central Virginia...
southeastern Fauquier County in northern Virginia...

* until 1045 am EDT

* at 446 am EDT... local law enforcement officials reported flooding
in parts of Stafford and Fairfax counties. Up to two inches of
rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Arlington... Alexandria... Stafford... Dale City... Reston...
Annandale... Springfield... Fredericksburg... Fairfax... fort Hunt...
Vienna... Groveton... Falls Church... Huntington... Mantua... Fort
Belvoir... Pimmit Hills... Woodbridge... Quantico and Fairview Beach.

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.


Lat... Lon 3800 7767 3808 7779 3904 7729 3902 7725
      3898 7725 3897 7715 3888 7704 3874 7703
      3868 7711 3862 7712 3858 7724 3841 7728
      3836 7726 3836 7722 3822 7729 3824 7729
      3824 7737 3799 7766


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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 12:35 AM EDT Sep. 29, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Friday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Maryland... the District of Columbia... Virginia and
West Virginia... including the following areas... in Maryland...
Anne Arundel... Calvert... Carroll... central and eastern
Allegany... central and southeast Howard... central and
southeast Montgomery... Charles... extreme western Allegany...
Frederick MD... northern Baltimore... northwest Harford...
northwest Howard... northwest Montgomery... Prince Georges...
southeast Harford... southern Baltimore... St. Marys and
Washington. The District of Columbia. In Virginia...
Albemarle... Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria... Augusta...
central Virginia Blue Ridge... Clarke... Culpeper... eastern
Loudoun... Fairfax... Frederick VA... Greene... King George...
Madison... Nelson... northern Fauquier... northern Virginia Blue
Ridge... Orange... Page... Prince William/Manassas/Manassas
Park... Rappahannock... Rockingham... Shenandoah... southern
Fauquier... Spotsylvania... Stafford... Warren and western
Loudoun. In West Virginia... Berkeley... eastern Grant... eastern
Mineral... Hampshire... Hardy... Jefferson... Morgan... western
Grant and western Mineral.

* Into Friday morning

* a powerful low pressure system over the Midwest will bring
periods of heavy rain to our area into Friday morning.

* Widespread rainfall amounts of 4 to 8 inches are expected.
Localized amounts up to a foot of rain are possible...
including along the eastern slopes of the northern Virginia
Blue Ridge and Catoctin Mountain in Maryland.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

These next few days will be a dangerous time... requiring more
than the usual awareness... planning and preparations.

If you are near streams or drainage ditches... keep an eye on them
and be ready to quickly seek higher ground. Water may rise
rapidly.

Clear out storm drains.

Those prone to basement flooding should prepare. Communities
prone to flooding should prepare.

Continue to check in on the forecast for updates.

Warnings will be issued for areas where flooding is imminent.
Ensure you get warnings from the National Weather Service through
your Mobile phone and or NOAA Weather Radio.

Be prepared to take action if a warning is issued for where you
are or if flooding is observed.

Ensure your kids dont play near flood waters.

Remember if you come across water crossing a Road... turn around
dont drown!



Melliott