Heavy Rains Flood Many Roads Around Metro DC

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Scene of the flooding at Main Street in Ellicott City

WASHINGTON, DC (WUSA)-- Please check out our list of road closures due to heavy flooding.

Bowie, Md:

NB 301 at Mill Branch Rd. right lane closed.

NB 301 at Excaliber Rd. right lane closed.

ND 301 at 214 Central Ave. all lanes closed.

Governor Bridge Road

Bel Alton, Md:

301 at Chapel Point Rd.

NB 301 at Bel Alton Rd.

Beltsville, Md:

Sunnyside Ave. at Edmonston Rd.

Old Baltimore Ave. at Edmonston Rd.

Brandywine, Md:

11700 block of Brandywine Rd.

Clinton, Md.

South Springfield Rd. at Accokeek Rd.

Glenn Dale:

6700 Glenn Dale Rd.

La Plata, Md:

301 at Port Tobacco Rd.

MD 382 at Croom Station Rd.

MD 4 at Woodyard Rd.

Laurel, Md:

Brock Bridge Rd.

Contee Rd. at Mayfair Dr.

Sweitzer Lane at Van Dusen Rd.

Van Dusen Rd. at Old Gunpowder Rd.

Linthicum Heights:

Nursery Rd. Closed Between MD 648 & Patapsco

MD 2 at Guilford Rd.

MD 176 Between MD 648 & Central Ave.


Defense Highway closed between Crownsville Rd. & Huntwood Dr.

MD 450 at Housley Rd.


NB MD 3 at Crawford Blvd. downed tree

Sinkhole on Queen Anne Bridge Rd. at Central  

Upper Marlboro, Md:

MD 382 at Croom Station Rd.

Croom Station Rd. at the bridges in both directions

Water Street has high water (use caution or avoid)


Indian Head Highway (210) Service Rd. (Use caution or avoid)


Prince George's County Administration Building and Courthouse in Upper Marlboro Closed due to Flooding

County currently has 13 County roads and nine State roads closed

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George's County Government has closed the County Administration Building (CAB) and the County Courthouse in Upper Marlboro today due to flooding in Upper Marlboro.  Please note, the Prince George's County Government is still open today, just not the CAB and Courthouse in Upper Marlboro. All County employees who do not work in the CAB and Courthouse in Upper Marlboro should report today.  Prince George's County Public Schools (PGCPS) will open on time this morning.

Residents and motorists travelling through the County are advised to be alert and tune in to weather and traffic reports for the latest updates on road conditions.  Residents are also advised to not drive through any deep water on roads.  Residents should call the Prince George's County Department of Public Works and Transportation (DPW&T) automated customer service line at 301-350-0500 to report any roads that are flooded and/or impassable

The Prince George's County Department of Public Works & Transportation is reporting the following County roads closed currently. This list does not include roadways where high water warning signs have been placed.

·         Sunnyside Avenue @ Edmonston Road, Beltsville

·         6700 Glenn Dale Road, Glenn Dale

·         Old Baltimore Avenue @ Edmonston Road, Beltsville

·         Croom Station Road @ the bridges in from both directions, Upper Marlboro

·         Governor Bridge Road, Bowie

·         Brock Bridge Road, Laurel

·         Contee Road @ Mayfair Drive, Laurel

·         Van Dusen Road @ Old Gunpowder Road, Laurel

·         South Springfield Road @ Accokeek Road, Clinton

·         11700 block of Brandywine Road, Brandywine.

·         Floral Park Road @ Windbrook Drive, Clinton

·         Judges Drive, Upper Marlboro

·         Governor Oden Bowie Drive, Upper Marlboro


Currently, the State Highway Administration is reporting the following road closed:

·         US 301 NORTH AT MD 214 (Central Ave.), Bowie - North Lanes Closed High Water

·         US 1 SOUTH AT RITZ WAY, Laurel - South Lanes Closed High Water

·         MD 717 NORTH OF MD 4, Upper Marlboro - All Lanes Closed High Water

·         MD 4 AT WOODYARD RD, Upper Marlboro - All Lanes Closed High Water

·         MD 382 AT CROOM STATION RD, Upper Marlboro  - All Lanes Closed High Water

·         MD 725 BETWEEN US 301 AND MD 202, Upper Marlboro, MD - All Lanes Closed High Water

·         US 301 BETWEEN MD 725 AND MD 4, Upper Marlboro - All Lanes Closed High Water

·         MD 381 FROM MATTAWOMAN DR TO MISSOURI AVE, Brandywine - ALC Box Culvert Failure

·         MD 202 AT WHITE HOUSE RD, Largo  - All Lanes Closed High Water

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