Flashing Flooding Reported at BWI

By WHAG News

Published 08/12 2014 05:06PM

Updated 08/12 2014 05:09PM

WHAG NEWS - Many areas experienced flash flooding due to the heavy rain Tuesday, and BWI airport was no exception. 

The airport experienced flash flooding Tuesday evening in multiple locations. The long-term parking lot has been flooded and vehicles are halfway underwater. 

The airport is asking people to allow extra time to and from the airport - and to follow detour signs. Some flights have also been delayed.

AAA is also warning drivers that vehicles damaged by flood water should not be started until a thorough inspection is completed.

They ask that car owners contact their insurance company to determine the extent of coverage before seeking repairs.  

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