Photos: DC area under water as rain continues

WASHINGTON — Storms have been barreling through the D.C. area, bringing severe weather and flooding through the region.

See scenes of the affected areas.

Lightning strikes in Northwest D.C. during severe storms on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. (WTOP/Dave Dildine)
Lightning strikes in Northwest D.C. during severe storms on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. (WTOP/Dave Dildine) (WTOP/Dave Dildine)
A tree fell on this car's windshield on Chain Bridge Road in Arlington, Virginia. Fortunately, no one was hurt. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)
A tree fell on this car’s windshield on Chain Bridge Road in Arlington, Virginia. Fortunately, no one was hurt. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein) (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)
Distant lightning closing in on the D.C. area. (WTOP/Dave Dildine)
Distant lightning closing in on the D.C. area. (WTOP/Dave Dildine) (WTOP/Dave Dildine)
Streets around D.C. got a coating of rain on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. (WTOP/Will Vitka)
Streets around D.C. got a coating of rain on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. (WTOP/Will Vitka) (WTOP/Will Vitka)
Flooding in Frederick County, Maryland, prompted some water rescues around the area on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. (WTOP/Dick Uliano)
Flooding in Frederick County, Maryland, prompted some water rescues around the area on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. (WTOP/Dick Uliano) (WTOP/Dick Uliano)
Frederick County, Maryland, saw flash flooding Tuesday, May 15, 2018. (Courtesy of Graham Cullen/The Frederick News-Post)
Frederick County, Maryland, saw flash flooding Tuesday, May 15, 2018. (Courtesy of Graham Cullen/The Frederick News-Post) (Courtesy of Graham Cullen/The Frederick News-Post)
Frederick County, Maryland, saw flash flooding Tuesday, May 15, 2018. (Courtesy of Graham Cullen/The Frederick News-Post)
Frederick County, Maryland, saw flash flooding Tuesday, May 15, 2018. (Courtesy of Graham Cullen/The Frederick News-Post) (Courtesy of Graham Cullen/The Frederick News-Post)
Susan Biondi captured a photo at Lake Anna, Virginia. Storm clouds rolled in from the west. (Courtesy Susan Biondi)
Lightning strikes in D.C.'s Columbia Heights neighborhood. (WTOP/Will Vitka)
Lightning strikes in D.C.’s Columbia Heights neighborhood. (WTOP/Will Vitka) (WTOP/Will Vitka)
Streets around D.C. got a coating of rain on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. (WTOP/Will Vitka)
Streets around D.C. got a coating of rain on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. (WTOP/Will Vitka) (WTOP/Will Vitka)
Dark clouds roll in over D.C.'s Columbia Heights neighborhood Tuesday evening. (WTOP/Will Vitka)
Dark clouds roll in over D.C.’s Columbia Heights neighborhood Tuesday evening. (WTOP/Will Vitka) (WTOP/Will Vitka)
Tuesday's sunset peeks through some formidable clouds. (WTOP/Will Vitka)
Tuesday’s sunset peeks through some formidable clouds. (WTOP/Will Vitka) (WTOP/Will Vitka)
Tuesday evening skies show an imminent thunderstorm in D.C. (WTOP/Will Vitka)
The ominous scene at the Nationals Park. (Courtesy Twitter/@KimAshinArlVA)
The ominous scene at the Nationals Park. (Courtesy Twitter/@KimAshinArlVA) (Courtesy Twitter/@KimAshinArlVA)
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Lightning strikes in Northwest D.C. during severe storms on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. (WTOP/Dave Dildine)
A tree fell on this car's windshield on Chain Bridge Road in Arlington, Virginia. Fortunately, no one was hurt. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)
Distant lightning closing in on the D.C. area. (WTOP/Dave Dildine)
Streets around D.C. got a coating of rain on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. (WTOP/Will Vitka)
Flooding in Frederick County, Maryland, prompted some water rescues around the area on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. (WTOP/Dick Uliano)
Frederick County, Maryland, saw flash flooding Tuesday, May 15, 2018. (Courtesy of Graham Cullen/The Frederick News-Post)
Frederick County, Maryland, saw flash flooding Tuesday, May 15, 2018. (Courtesy of Graham Cullen/The Frederick News-Post)
Lightning strikes in D.C.'s Columbia Heights neighborhood. (WTOP/Will Vitka)
Streets around D.C. got a coating of rain on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. (WTOP/Will Vitka)
Dark clouds roll in over D.C.'s Columbia Heights neighborhood Tuesday evening. (WTOP/Will Vitka)
Tuesday's sunset peeks through some formidable clouds. (WTOP/Will Vitka)
The ominous scene at the Nationals Park. (Courtesy Twitter/@KimAshinArlVA)

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