In what’s turning out to be the wettest week of the year, Alexandria is once again under a Flash Flood Warning. The warning is in effect until 12:15 p.m.
NWS warns that thunderstorms may produce life-threatening flash flooding.
“Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads,” advised NWS. “Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.”
Flash Flood Warning including Alexandria VA, Rockville MD, Bethesda MD until 12:15 PM EDT pic.twitter.com/DHJEi3Skld
— NWS Baltimore-Washington (@NWS_BaltWash) August 20, 2021
Know the difference between a Flood Watch and a Flood Warning?
A watch means “Be Prepared” flooding is possible in your area.
A warning means “Take Action Now!” flooding is imminent or already occurring.
— Alexandria T&ES (@AlexandriaVATES) August 19, 2021
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