Flood Warning Issued For The Region

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers inMaryland...West Virginia...  Potomac River at Shepherdstown affecting Jefferson, Berkeley and  Washington Counties.  Wills Creek near Cumberland affecting Allegany County.  Conococheague Creek at Fairview affecting Washington County.  Monocacy River near Frederick affecting Frederick County....The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers inVirginia...Maryland...  Potomac River at Edwards Ferry affecting Montgomery and Loudoun  Counties.For the Potomac River...including Paw Paw, Hancock, Shepherdstown,Harpers Ferry, Point of Rocks, Edwards Ferry, Little Falls...Minorflooding is forecast.For the Conococheague Creek...including Fairview...Minor flooding isforecast.For the Monocacy River...including Frederick...Minor flooding isforecast.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flooddeaths occur in vehicles.Additional information is available at www.weather.gov/washington orweather.gov/baltimore.The next statement will be issued late tonight at 1245 AM EDT.&&MDC021-040730-/O.EXT.KLWX.FL.W.0023.240403T2242Z-240404T1320Z//FDKM2.1.ER.240403T2242Z.240404T0000Z.240404T0720Z.NO/321 PM EDT Wed Apr 3 2024...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING TO LATE TOMORROWMORNING...* WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast.* WHERE...Monocacy River near Frederick.* WHEN...From this evening to late tomorrow morning.* IMPACTS...At 15.0 feet, Both banks of the river are flooded. Water  begins to flood low-lying fields at Monocacy National Battlefield.  Water reaches the access road of the Frederick city wastewater  treatment plant. Backwater flooding is occurring on several area  creeks, particularly Carroll Creek in Frederick.* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...  - At 3:00 PM EDT Wednesday the stage was 14.4 feet, or 0.6 feet    below flood stage.  - Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.  - Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage    this evening to a crest of 15.2 feet this evening. It will    then fall below flood stage late tonight.  - Flood stage is 15.0 feet.  - Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of    15.2 feet on 11/23/1992.  - Please visit weather.gov/safety/flood for flood safety and    preparedness informationBy The National Weather Service, Sterling, Va.