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Flood Watch Issued for Alexandria Thursday

The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Flood Watch for Alexandria, Virginia and the D.C. Metro area Thursday, January 24, 2019 from 4:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.(Image via @NWS_BaltWash on Twitter)

UPDATE (9:24 AM): This warning was corrected from a Flash Flood Watch to a Flood Watch.

The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Flood Watch for Alexandria, Virginia and the D.C. Metro area Thursday, January 24, 2019 from 4:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

NWS says rain will overspread the area this evening and overnight. The heaviest rain is expected overnight and Thursday morning. Total rainfall amounts around 1 to 1.5 inches are expected with locally higher amounts around 2 inches possible.

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