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Horror flash flooding in Maryland has transformed streets into raging, six-foot high rivers as torrential rain soaks much of the state.

Dramatic photos and video emerged showing turbulent torrents of brown water rushing down Main Street in Ellicott City, just outside Baltimore, on Sunday.

The National Weather Service issued a flash flood emergency for the city in the afternoon and Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan declared a state of emergency soon after.

‘This is a catastrophic and life-threatening extremely dangerous situation,’ the weather alert warned.

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5777789/Maryland-hit-flash-flooding-torrential-rain-turns-streets-raging-rivers.html#ixzz5GkbnE1RS


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