Heavy Rainfall Floods Residential Streets in Baltimore, Maryland

Thunderstorms brought heavy rainfall to the Washington metropolitan area where a flash flood watch was issued on Thursday, June 10.

This footage shared by Baltimore resident Jess Gartner shows overturned trash bins in a flooded alleyway by her house. “After about 10 minutes of heavy rain, my house is within inches of flooding the basement,” Gartner wrote in a Twitter post.

On Thursday, the National Weather Service reported hourly rainfall rates of up to two inches as flooding remained a risk for impacted regions into Friday. Credit: Jess Gartner via Storyful

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