Flash Flood Watch in effect until 4 am Saturday

Flash Flood Watch in effect until 4 am Saturday

As of 2 p.m. Tuesday, the river stood at 12.35 feet.

Meteorologist Ryan Leach said that the river will be at flood stage for weeks to come. If you own a smartphone and if a unsafe situation warrants based on your location, you will receive Wireless Emergency Alerts, which are usually sent by the National Weather Service. That crest is slightly less than in earlier forecasts.

But the chance of flash flooding will increase again Thursday night and Friday as more strong storms dump rain into an already-saturated system, he said. "Clouds and rain shower continue for the next three days here in D.C.", he said.

"Wednesday and Thursday don't look so bad".

For the latest forecasts, visit PennLive's weather page. National Weather Service forecasters say that's going to mean more weather trouble for Fairfax County right into the weekend.

Expect a lot of clouds Friday and a high of just 59.

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A flood watch also was issued for the Fox River, which the Weather Service reports could affect Racine County.

He did not anticipate river flooding to be an issue this week.

The river was at 10.53 feet as of 9 p.m. Monday, the watch states, and the flood stage is 11 feet. We will have to watch flood-prone spots (low-lying/poor drainage areas), as well as streams and creeks.

Three features are primarily responsible for the heavy rain threat into Saturday.

12 inches of water can float a small auto. Usually our heavy rain events occur in the presence of these washed out fronts at this time of year.

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