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Current Weather Conditions

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Current Short Range Base Reflectivity from NWS in Sterling, VA

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Important flood-related links

Selected Items of Interest

*Hurricane Isabel, September 2003 (includes flooding impacts)
*Hurricane Floyd, September 1999
Coastal storms of January 27-29 and February 4-6, 1998 (from Delaware Geological Survey)
Flooding from Hurricane Fran, September 1996
Snowmelt Floods of January 1996
*Tropical Storm Agnes, June 1972 (from Mid-Atlantic River Forecast Center)
Weather Event and Data Archives
Information on extreme weather events can be obtained from the National Climatic Data Center.
Other Flood Information

For information on drought and water resources throughout the United States, please visit WaterWatch.
The following background information is available on floods in Maryland, Delaware, and D.C.:
National Water Summary 1988-89--Floods and Droughts

Flooding From Hurricane Fran

Snowmelt Floods of January 1996

Weather Event and Data Archives

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