Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FPUS71 KLWX 180156
NOWLWX

Short Term Forecast
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
956 PM EDT THU AUG 17 2017

MDZ003-WVZ051-180230-
Washington-Morgan-
956 PM EDT THU AUG 17 2017

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON
AND NORTHEASTERN MORGAN COUNTIES...

At 956 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from near Barnes Gap to near Berkeley Springs.
Movement was east at 30 mph.

Locations impacted include...
Hancock, Wilson-Conococheague, Berkeley Springs, Clear Spring,
Pecktonville, Big Spring, Big Pool, Johnsons Mill, Cherry Run, Valley
View, Spohrs Crossroads, Spruce Pine Hollow, Forest Park, Smith
Crossroads, Berryville, New Hope, Sleepy Creek and Shady Grove.

Locally heavy rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may
cause ponding of water on roadways and cause small streams to go out
of their banks. Be alert for the potential of standing water and
hydroplaning.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 3964 7776 3961 7792 3962 7793 3962 7794
      3960 7794 3960 7801 3962 7803 3958 7810
      3959 7812 3959 7814 3956 7816 3954 7823
      3972 7832 3972 7783
TIME...MOT...LOC 0156Z 261DEG 24KT 3978 7835 3957 7820

$$

LFR


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.