Montgomery County, Rockville, Chad Merrill discussed on WTOP 24 Hour News


Crash. So be extra careful there again, still getting by single file to left, once you clear it, nothing else in your way headed toward the beltway, rich hundred W two traffic. Let's go over to Chad Merrill with the forecast. We have very heavy rain that is moving east of ash burn towards dawsonville and also starting to populate the I two 70 corridor from clarksburg to Gaithersburg to Rockville to watch out for blinding rain and that will cause some flash flooding. We have several 5 warnings and effect including central loudoun county until 2 a.m., the Rockville area, central Montgomery county until 2 a.m., and then a larger section of southeastern parts of Montgomery county until one 30 a.m.. We have seen the rainfall falling at the rate of one to two inches per hour and rainfall amounts of one to three inches. This frame that is coming into the western part of Montgomery county will contribute to the flooding seen between north Potomac Rockville and Norwood. So keep that in mind that the flash flooding threat in Montgomery county will continue here for the next two and a half hours or so up until about 2 o'clock in the morning. It looks like the final shower on radar is just east of percival and that it's moving towards starling Virginia. So not only on two 70 are you going to have some flash flooding, but also route 7, the northern part of route 7. The flash flood warning in effect for the northwestern part of DEC continues until 2 o'clock in the morning, but the heaviest rain for now is staying to the north of Washington, D.C., and north of four 95. The flash flood warning that Baltimore county has been canceled. A couple of showers, late tonight, early tomorrow ahead of a cold front and then temperatures will drop into the upper 80s tomorrow afternoon, but the humidity will be a lot lower. Independence Day is looking stellar with temperatures in the 80s and low humidity and showers and storms back here on Tuesday afternoon. Our temperatures basically range through the 70s where

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