William Borden looks at the flood damage to his Lexus in the parking lot of Strayer University in Alexandria, Va., on Sept. 9, 2011. The lot was flooded after heavy rains pounded the region the previous night. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

Photo by: ANDREW HARNIK

William Borden looks at the flood damage to his Lexus in the parking lot of Strayer University in Alexandria, Va., on Sept. 9, 2011. The lot was flooded after heavy rains pounded the region the previous night. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)