City Fire Department Deputy Emergency Services Coordinator Victor Podbielski talks about preparing for a big tropical storm.
REC says the brunt of the storm is expected to arrive overnight and continue through Tuesday afternoon, dropping 3 to 5 inches of rain and bringing wind gusts of 40-plus mph in some areas.
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What does Tropical Storm Isaias mean for Northern and Central Virginia and the Northern Neck.
The National Weather Service says due to Tropical Storm Isaias’ threat to our area, a Tropical Storm Watch has been issued for counties along the I-95 corridor and east. Flash Flooding will likely be our biggest impact Mon eve – Tue eve. Tidal/coastal flooding (Tue and Tue eve) is also a concern.
National Weather Service issues Flash Flood Watch Monday afternoon thru Tuesday night
The National Weather Service says expect cloudy skies and increased rain chances across the area today. As a result, daytime temperatures will be the coolest we’ve seen since the middle of June, however it will remain on the humid side.