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Here Are Time-Lapse Videos of the Cleveland Park Metro Station Flooding

The Cleveland Park Metro station flooded Tuesday night, and while there are striking photos of the event, this video reinforces how insane the flood was. It also raises some questions, like, who is the person with the blue backpack who stood in the deluge from 6:05 PM-6:12 PM, presumably documenting this event?

Here’s another view, from downstairs:

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Andrew Beaujon joined Washingtonian in late 2014. He was previously with the Poynter Institute,, and Washington City Paper. His book A Bigger Field Awaits Us: The Scottish Soccer Team That Fought the Great War was published in 2018. He lives in Del Ray.