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Posted on: July 24, 2018

[ARCHIVED] 7/24 - National Weather Service Flood Warning in Effect until July 26, 7:00 pm

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The Flood Warning continues for the Monocacy River near Frederick until Thursday evening. 

Flood stage is 15 feet. Moderate flooding is forecast. 

Forecast:   The river will rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and crest  near 18.5 feet by tomorrow morning. The river will fall below flood  stage by early Thursday afternoon.

Impact: At 20 feet, water reaches Gambrill Mill on the Monocacy National Battlefield. 

Flood history: This crest would compare to a previous crest of 18.6 feet  on May 17, 2014.

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