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  • Flood Warning for Clarke County, Virginia
  • Flood Warning issued May 20 at 9:43AM EDT until May 20 at 9:00PM EDT by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 9:43 a.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 9 p.m.
  • ...The flood warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
    Virginia...
    Rappahannock River at Remington affecting Culpeper and Fauquier
    Counties
    ...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
    Maryland...West Virginia...Virginia...
    Potomac River at Shepherdstown affecting Washington...Berkeley and
    Jefferson Counties
    Potomac River at Point of Rocks affecting Frederick and Loudoun
    Counties
    Potomac River at Edwards Ferry affecting Montgomery and Loudoun
    Counties
    Potomac River at Little Falls affecting Montgomery...Fairfax and
    Loudoun Counties
    Shenandoah River at Millville affecting Clarke...Warren and
    Jefferson Counties
    Opequon Creek near Martinsburg affecting Berkeley and Jefferson
    Counties
    Cacapon River near Great Cacapon affecting Morgan County
    ...Flood Warning extended until this evening...
    The Flood Warning continues for
    The Shenandoah River at Millville.
    * Until this evening.
    * At 9 AM Sunday the stage was 10.2 feet.
    * Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
    * Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
    * Recent activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at
    9 AM Sunday was 10.2 feet.
    * Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
    mid-afternoon today.
    * Impact...At 10.0 feet...Parts of Bloomery Road and John Rissler
    Road are flooded near Bloomery, West Virginia. Once these roads
    flood, access to homes is impaired but the homes themselves are not
    in any danger of flooding. Moulton Park and the Millville boat
    launch are also flooded.
    * Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 10.6 feet
    on May 27 2017.
    &&
    River Flood Observed 2PM 8PM 2AM 8AM Crest
    Location Stage Stg Day Time Sun Sun Mon Mon Stg Day Time
    Shenandoah River
    Millville 10.0 10.2 Sun 9 AM 10.0 9.9 9.3 8.8
    &&