Fredericksburg Storm Center
The Flood Warning has been extended through 8:30 p.m. for the Fredericksburg region. The National Weather Services urges caution on area roads, noting that most flooding-related deaths occur in automobiles and that water is often much higher than it appears.
In addition, the National Weather Service has issued a River Flood Warning for Fredericksburg from this evening through late Thursday night.
The Rappahannock River is expected to crest at 22 feet at 8 a.m. Thursday, Fredericksburg officials report. Flood Stage at the City Dock is 18 feet.