Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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FPUS71 KLWX 202100
NOWLWX

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
500 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

VAZ029-039-040-051-202130-
CULPEPER VA-MADISON VA-PAGE VA-RAPPAHANNOCK VA-
500 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.NOW...
AT 458 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR DETECTED A THUNDERSTORM. THIS
THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR BIG MEADOWS...MOVING EAST AT 15 MPH.

LOCATIONS THAT LIKELY WILL BE IMPACTED INCLUDE SYRIA...
CRIGLERSVILLE...ETLAN...BANCO...SLATE MILLS AND HAYWOOD.

GUSTY WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED.

THIS THUNDERSTORM IS PRODUCING FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.
MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY FOR YOUR SAFETY. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...
YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

HEAVY RAIN WITH THIS THUNDERSTORM WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO BELOW
ONE MILE AND MAY CAUSE PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL UP TO ONE INCH CAN BE EXPECTED.

LAT...LON 3855 7817 3840 7820 3849 7846 3859 7844
TIME...MOT...LOC 2101Z 279DEG 11KT 3853 7836

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DH




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