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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 5:23 AM EDT Jun. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning extended until this afternoon...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Potomac River at Edwards Ferry.
* Until this afternoon.
* At 5 am Sunday the stage was 15.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Recent activity... the maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at
5 am Sunday was 15.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 15.2 feet by this
morning. The river will fall below flood stage late this morning.
* Impact... at 15.0 feet... water reaches the boat ramp and lower
parking area at Edwards Ferry, and begins to inundate areas near
Whites Ferry.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 16.0 feet
on may 10 2013.



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 15.0 sun 5 am 14.6 13.7 13.0 12.5 15.2 sun 8 am

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