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Flooding causes phone outages at Reagan National

Construction at Reagan National Airport has caused some flooding and phone outages early Tuesday morning.

Tuesday - 02/18/2014, 07:39am EST

Tags: Reagan National Airport, flood, Arlington, Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Chris Paolino

More than 2 dozen rescued from rising Va. waters

Storms have caused flash floods in sections of Roanoke, requiring the rescue of more than two dozen people.

Wednesday - 07/10/2013, 09:07pm EDT

Tags: storms, rescue, Roanoke, Va.

Huntington residents warned to move cars to higher ground

Residents in the Huntington area of Fairfax County are being warned to move their cars from low-lying areas.

Saturday - 06/29/2013, 02:10am EDT

Tags: Huntington,

Heavy rains threaten wells, septic tanks

The rain the region has seen in the past week, along with the rain from Tropical Storm Andrea, may have created a hazard for homeowners who have private wells, septic systems or land near rivers and streams.

Wednesday - 06/12/2013, 07:03am EDT

Tags: well water, septic systems, Virginia Department of Health, Tropical Storm Andrea, storm damage, Hank Silverberg, wells

Flood waters dropping along Patuxent River in Laurel

The Mayor of Laurel has declared an immediate municipal civil emergency due to release of water from Howard Duckett Dam.

Thursday - 01/31/2013, 09:46pm EST

Tags: Duckett Dam, Laurel, Md.

D.C. offers plan to deal with neighborhood flooding

Storage tanks and a tunnel that could hold millions of gallons of stormwater are being proposed to provide flood relief to two Washington neighborhoods.

Friday - 12/07/2012, 01:24pm EST

Tags: LeDroit Park, Bloomingdale

Voters OK levee to keep Huntington from flooding

Fairfax County voters overwhelmingly approved a $30 million bond issue to build a levee and a pumping station for the Huntington area, according to unofficial election results.

Wednesday - 11/07/2012, 06:33am EST

Tags: Huntington,

Could D.C. handle major flooding?

Addressing the District's flooding issue would be a massive undertaking that would require a major overhaul of the city's antiquated sewer and storm drainage system.

Friday - 11/02/2012, 02:23pm EDT

Tags: Sandy

Monocacy River nears predicted crest in Md.

70-year-old George Umberger had work to do Tuesday evening as the Monocacy River neared its predicted crest of 21.5 feet.

Tuesday - 10/30/2012, 10:08pm EDT

Tags: Monocacy River, Sandy

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