BALTIMORE – Severe weather has been pounding the state as rainfall has prompted flash flooding warnings and severe thunderstorm warnings. CBS Baltimore reports that Ellicott City, which has been recovering from a, was getting deluged by dangerous flood waters Sunday afternoon, which has prompted a Flash Flood Emergency.
Abigail Conte was among several people to post dramatic video of the flooding on social media.
from the second floor of cottage antiques #ellicottcity pic.twitter.com/KdWpF1p0Hu— bry (@tube_ebooks) May 27, 2018
It’s happening all over again. Main Street in @EllicottCity with devastating flooding. @CairnsKcairns @FOXBaltimore @wbaltv11 @wjz video courtesy my sister Kali Harris. (Explicit language) #EllicottCity #Maryland pic.twitter.com/IuwBRyPRzW— Jeremy Harris (@JeremyHarrisTV) May 27, 2018
The last time we go to #EllicottCity if rain is in the forecast...#soaked #byebyesidewalk #trappedtourists pic.twitter.com/L84HCUNT0v— Kat Foster (@KatFoster11) May 27, 2018
440 PM - **FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY** has been issued for Ellicott City in Howard County, Maryland. Significant flash flooding and multiple water rescues have been reported on Main Street in Ellicott City.— NWS DC/Baltimore (@NWS_BaltWash) May 27, 2018
In 2016, at least two people were killed after severe flooding left a path of devastation across the area.
This is a developing story.