Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
749 PM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

DCZ001-MDZ504-VAZ053-054-300015-
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST
MONTGOMERY-FAIRFAX-ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-
749 PM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT THE NORTHWESTERN DISTRICT OF
COLUMBIA...SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY...NORTHEASTERN FAIRFAX...WESTERN
ARLINGTON AND CITY OF FALLS CHURCH COUNTIES...

AT 749 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS OVER MCLEAN...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ARLINGTON...ROCKVILLE...GAITHERSBURG...VIENNA...FALLS CHURCH...PIMMIT
HILLS...AMERICAN LEGION BRIDGE...BETHESDA...MCLEAN...RESTON...CHEVY
CHASE...MARTIN`S ADDITIONS...NORTH CHEVY CHASE...FRIENDSHIP
VILLAGE...WHITE OAK...TYSONS CORNER...NORTH KENSINGTON...I66 AND I495
INTERCHANGE...WOLF TRAP AND NORTH BETHESDA.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 3905 7695 3900 7699 3884 7713 3891 7733
      3916 7721
TIME...MOT...LOC 2349Z 208DEG 11KT 3894 7717
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