Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1057 PM EDT WED AUG 17 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  WORCESTER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MARYLAND...
  NORTHEASTERN SOMERSET COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MARYLAND...
  SOUTHEASTERN WICOMICO COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MARYLAND...

* UNTIL 1130 PM EDT

* AT 1056 PM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM RIDGELY TO NEAR SALISBURY UNIVERSITY TO 8 MILES
  SOUTHEAST OF POCOMOKE CITY...MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  PARSONSBURG AROUND 1105 PM EDT.
  BERLIN AND OCEAN PINES AROUND 1125 PM EDT.
  OCEAN CITY AND CAPE ISLE OF WIGHT AROUND 1130 PM EDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THESE SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS INCLUDE...
CHESAPEAKE HEIGHTS...MOUNT
WESLEY...BISHOP...LAKEWOOD...WHALEYVILLE...
BISHOPVILLE...BOXIRON...MELSON...PUBLIC LANDING AND GIRDLETREE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING
WITH THESE STORMS. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.
LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURE`S LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN
HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF HAIL AND OR WIND DAMAGE...INCLUDING
TREES OR LARGE LIMBS DOWNED...BY CALLING NOAA`S NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD AT...7 5 7...8 9 9...2 4 1 5.

&&

LAT...LON 3830 7505 3808 7515 3800 7521 3802 7547
      3829 7566 3846 7568 3845 7507 3846 7505
TIME...MOT...LOC 0256Z 253DEG 41KT 3895 7589 3831 7558 3795 7548

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

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