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Wet commute on Thursday

It promises to be a wet commute Thursday morning, according to the forecast from the Capital Weather Gang. "Moderate rain" will affect your travels. Check the Dr. Gridlock blog for the latest on conditions on the roads and rails, and grab your umbrella before heading to the Metro station. You can also send an e-mail to transportation@washpost.com or send a tweet to @drgridlock.

Here are some resources that may come in handy.

Check road conditions
Live traffic map | Maryland | Virginia

Utility problems
BGE outages: 877-778-2222; downed wires: 800-685-0123; outage map
Dominion outages and downed wires: 866-366-4357; outage map
Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative outages and downed wires: 703-335-0500; outage reports
Pepco outages: 877-737-2662; downed wires: 202-872-343; outage map
Washington Gas: 800-752-7520

Downed trees and debris in roads
Anne Arundel County: After hours, 410-222-6120; northern district, 410-222-6120; central district, 410-222-7940; southern district; 410-222-7940; Annapolis; 410-263-7870.
Arlington County:703-228-6527; after hours, 703-558-2222.
Calvert County: 410-535-1600.
Charles County: 301-932-3450 or 301-870-2778.
The District: 311; clogged storm drains, 202-612-3400.
Fairfax County: 703-324-5033 (Public Works); 571-350-1000 (Emergency Management); 703-383-VDOT.
Howard County: 410-313-3440.
Loudoun County:703-777-0333 (Emergency Management); 703-383-VDOT.
Maryland State: 800-543-2515.
Montgomery County: 240-777-6000.
National Park Service: http://www.nps.gov/state/dc/
Prince George's County: 301-499-8520; after hours, 301-499-8600.
Prince William County: 703-792-7070 or 703-383-VDOT.
Virginia State: 703-383-VDOT.

Flight delays
If you're flying Thursday, check with your airline for how your flight might be affected. Check airport flight delays here.

Airlines serving BWI
Airlines serving Dulles
Airlines serving Reagan National

By Michael Bolden  | November 3, 2010; 6:43 PM ET
Categories:  Commuting, Congestion  
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Comments

Its already started in Harpers Ferry. Should be a nice day to stay home. :)

Posted by: SusanMarie2 | November 4, 2010 12:09 AM | Report abuse

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