Wednesday, 23 May, 2018

Flash Flood Watch In Effect For Parts Of Maryland

Rainfall totals during the past week May 7-13 2018 Rainfall totals during the past week May 7-13 2018
Ben Pena | 16 May, 2018, 22:57

Storms tonight will add to the flood threat and all together, some may see another 1-2 inches of rain in the next 24 hours.

Flash flooding was expected to begin in the warned area shortly.

Minor flooding is occurring on the Similkameen River near Nighthawk, and major flooding is forecast for later in the week. It urged poeple to "seek higher ground now".

A Flood Warning has been issued for Sweetwater Creek near Austell, affecting Cobb and Douglas counties until 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Rainfall totals over the past week May 7-13
Rainfall totals over the past week May 7-13

A Flood Warning is in effect for Frederick County until early Wednesday morning. The river will rise above the seven foot flood stage Monday afternoon and crest near 7.4 feet around 8:00 a.m. Tuesday morning and fall below flood stage around 8:00 p.m. Friday night.

The Okanogan River near Tonasket is running at more than 18 feet, while flood stage is 15 feet.

The river crested late Friday at 13.82 feet, its highest level since 1908, and the second-highest level ever recorded.

In addition, emergency management officials in Stephens County reported several roads washed out in the Toccoa area. Georgia EMC customers check here.

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