Weather Alert - Stafford
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WGUS81 KLWX 160841
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
341 AM EST Sun Dec 16 2018

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in

Rappahannock River at Fredericksburg affecting City of Fredercksbrg
and Stafford Counties


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flood deaths result.

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341 AM EST Sun Dec 16 2018

...Flood Warning extended until late tonight...
The Flood Warning continues for
The Rappahannock River at Fredericksburg.
* Until late tonight.
* At 3 AM Sunday the stage was 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Expected to crest around 14.3 feet this morning. The river
will fall below flood stage this evening.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Water begins to reach River Road on the
east side of the river. The Old Mill Park Maintenance Facility is
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 14.4 feet
on Apr 18 2011.


River Flood Observed 2PM 8PM 2AM 8AM Crest
Location Stage Stg Day Time Sun Sun Mon Mon Stg Day Time

Rappahannock River
Fredericksbur 13.0 13.5 Sun 3 AM 14.1 13.0 11.7 9.6

LAT...LON 3828 7750 3835 7745 3834 7743 3831 7741
3829 7741 3826 7742 3827 7747

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