Salisbury, MD

3:19 PM EDT on July 28, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Salisbury-Ocean City Wicomico Regional | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flash Flood Watch, Special Statement Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 49 ft 38.34 °N, 75.51 °W | Updated 25 minutes ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
84 °F
Feels Like 92 °F
N
8
Wind Variable Wind from South

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.76 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 1600 ft
Few 10000 ft
Heat Index 92 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 74%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:01 AM 8:15 PM
Waxing Crescent, 32% visible
METAR KSBY 281854Z 18007KT 10SM FEW016 FEW100 29/24 A2975 RMK AO2 SLP076 T02890239
Pressure 29.76 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 1600 ft
Few 10000 ft
Heat Index 92 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 74%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:01 AM 8:15 PM
Waxing Crescent, 32% visible
METAR KSBY 281854Z 18007KT 10SM FEW016 FEW100 29/24 A2975 RMK AO2 SLP076 T02890239

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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 1:05 PM EDT Jul. 28, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through Saturday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of southeast Maryland and Virginia, including the
following areas, in southeast Maryland, Dorchester, inland
Worcester, Maryland beaches, Somerset, and Wicomico. In
Virginia, Accomack, Caroline, eastern Essex, eastern King
William, eastern King And Queen, Gloucester, Lancaster,
Mathews, Middlesex, Northumberland, Richmond, western Essex,
western King William, western King And Queen, and
Westmoreland.

* Through Saturday evening.

* Moderate to heavy rainfall is expected through Saturday evening
across portions of central and eastern Virginia and the lower
Eastern Shore. Total rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are
expected on average, with locally higher amounts possible.

* Heavy rainfall may result in rapid rises in streams and
creeks. This could quickly result in flooding, especially in
low lying and poor drainage areas. Flooding my be exacerbated
during periods of high tide for areas along the Chesapeake Bay
and tidal rivers.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




Special Statement
Issued: 3:05 PM EDT Jul. 28, 2017 – National Weather Service

... A thunderstorm with heavy rain will affect northwestern Wicomico
and northern Dorchester counties...

At 304 PM EDT, a thunderstorm with heavy rain was located near
Cambridge, moving east at 25 mph.

Wind gusts in excess of 30 mph are possible with this storm and
rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Cambridge, Hurlock, Secretary, Vienna, University of Maryland center
for environmental studies, East New Market, Church Creek, Brookview,
Eldorado, Lloyds, Woolford, Bucktown and Linkwood.

Motorists should use extra caution in the vicinity of this storm. Be
prepared for rapid changes in weather and Road conditions. Heavy rain
could cause ponding of water on roads... and possible minor flooding
of ditches and poor drainage areas.

Lat... Lon 3863 7573 3839 7579 3845 7609 3851 7622
      3852 7621 3853 7622 3853 7620 3855 7621
      3862 7620 3863 7617 3859 7616 3860 7614
      3858 7611 3859 7609 3857 7607 3858 7606
      3857 7603 3859 7599 3864 7597
time... Mot... loc 1904z 281deg 21kt 3851 7608


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