As of Monday, 5:00 a.m: A Tropical Storm Watch, and Flash Flood Watch is in effect for Cecil, Baltimore, Kent, Prince Georges, Anne Arundel, Queen Anne’s, Charles, St. Marys, Calvert, Talbot, Caroline, Dorchester, Wicomico, Somerset and Worcester County in Maryland. First responders urge all citizens to use extra caution during this time due to the strong storms and impacts to effect our region over the next couple of days. Fire and rescue personnel from Prince George’s County, Charles, St. Mary’s and Calvert County responded to over 20 vehicles stuck in high water during strong storms overnight on Wednesday and Thursday, July 6 and 7, 2020. Citizens are urged to turn around, don’t drown! The St. Mary’s County Department of Emergency Services is monitoring Hurricane Isaias as it tracks northwest in the Atlantic Ocean. This system is the ninth named storm of the 2020 season. Emergency Services wants you to be prepared in advance for the potential impacts of this storm to St. Mary’s County. There is no plan to open shelters at this time, but citizens must be prepared. The following are some things you can do to prepare yourself and your family: In case you need to evacuate your […]
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