BALTIMORE, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Warning for portions of the Baltimore area and parts of Harford County.
The warning will remain in effect until 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 27, 2023.
Locations that will experience flooding include Baltimore City, Cockeysville, Towson, Bel Air, Catonsville, Parkville, Carney, Perry Hall, Arbutus, Rosedale, Rossville, Brooklyn Park, Timonium, White Marsh, Nottingham, Fallston, Hampton, Kingsville, Pleasant Hills, and Jarrettsville.
Urban area and small stream flooding caused by excessive rainfall is expected.
At around 4 p.m., radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms moving through the area. Flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly in the warned area. Between 1 and 2 inches of rain have fallen, with locally up to 3 inches. Additional rainfall amounts of 0.5 to 1.5 inches are possible in the warned area. If heavy rain continues, some areas may need a Flash Flood Warning.
Motorists are reminded to “turn around, don’t drown” when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.