Sterling, VA (20163)

9:30 PM EDT on May 20, 2018 (GMT -0400)
Sterling Park | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning

Elev 325 ft 39.01 °N, 77.40 °W | Updated 19 minutes ago

Clear
Clear
77.4 °F
Feels Like 79 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from NE

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.04 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 9000 ft
Scattered Clouds 14000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 79 °F
Dew Point 68 °F
Humidity 72%
Rainfall 0.03 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:52 AM 8:20 PM
Waxing Crescent, 38% visible
SPECI KIAD 210100Z 28003KT 10SM SCT090 SCT140 BKN250 23/19 A3004 RMK AO2 T02330189
Pressure 30.04 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 9000 ft
Scattered Clouds 14000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 79 °F
Dew Point 68 °F
Humidity 72%
Rainfall 0.03 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:52 AM 8:20 PM
Waxing Crescent, 38% visible
SPECI KIAD 210100Z 28003KT 10SM SCT090 SCT140 BKN250 23/19 A3004 RMK AO2 T02330189

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Flood Warning
Issued: 7:05 PM EDT May. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Potomac River at Edwards Ferry.
* Until Monday evening.
* At 7 PM Sunday the stage was 17.6 feet and falling.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Recent activity... the maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at
7 PM Sunday was 17.8 feet.
* Impact... at 17.0 feet... floodwaters begin to enter the store at
Whites Ferry.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 17.6 feet
on Feb 5 2016.



River flood observed 2pm 8pm 2am 8am crest
location stage stg day time sun sun Mon Mon stg day time

Potomac River
Edwards Ferry 15.0 17.6 sun 7 PM 17.7 17.2 16.4

Lat... Lon 3923 7744 3913 7745 3908 7730 3903 7736
      3905 7745 3911 7755 3920 7754




705 PM EDT sun may 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Potomac River at Point of Rocks.
* Until Monday morning.
* At 7 PM Sunday the stage was 17.1 feet and falling.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Recent activity... the maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at
7 PM Sunday was 17.4 feet.
* Impact... at 17.0 feet... water enters the Comfort station at the
Brunswick boat ramp parking area.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 18.2 feet
on Oct 31 2012.



River flood observed 2pm 8pm 2am 8am crest
location stage stg day time sun sun Mon Mon stg day time

Potomac River
Point of Rock 16.0 17.1 sun 7 PM 17.2 16.6 15.3

Lat... Lon 3936 7766 3934 7757 3926 7747 3923 7744
      3920 7754 3927 7760 3930 7770




705 PM EDT sun may 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Potomac River at Little Falls.
* Until late tonight.
* At 7 PM Sunday the stage was 9.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will crest near 10.0 feet this evening.
* Impact... at 10.0 feet... water begins to overflow the banks into low
lying areas on the Maryland side of the river near Little Falls.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 10.3 feet
on Oct 31 2012.



River flood observed 2pm 8pm 2am 8am crest
location stage stg day time sun sun Mon Mon stg day time

Potomac River
Little Falls 10.0 9.8 sun 7 PM 10.0 9.8 9.5 10.0 sun 8 PM

Lat... Lon 3908 7730 3904 7723 3902 7721 3895 7706
      3891 7712 3896 7724 3903 7736