Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
146 AM EDT WED AUG 5 2015

MDZ022>025-050630-
INLAND WORCESTER-MARYLAND BEACHES-WICOMICO-SOMERSET-INLAND WORCESTER-
146 AM EDT WED AUG 5 2015

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT NORTHEASTERN
SOMERSET...NORTHEASTERN WORCESTER AND SOUTHEASTERN WICOMICO
COUNTIES...

AT 143 AM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM OCEAN PINES TO NEAR BERLIN TO NEAR SNOW HILL
AND LONGRIDGE...AND MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

WIND GUSTS OF 30 TO 40 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

1 TO 2 INCHES RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

THESE STORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  CAPE ISLE OF WIGHT AND OCEAN PINES AROUND 150 AM EDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THESE STORMS INCLUDE OCEAN CITY
MUNICIPALITY...MOUNT WESLEY...WEST OCEAN CITY...BISHOP...
WHALEYVILLE...BISHOPVILLE...CEDARTOWN...PUBLIC LANDING...SHOWELL AND
WHITON.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING.  IF THE ROAD AHEAD OF YOU IS FLOODED...TURN
AROUND. DRIVING THROUGH FLOODED ROADS IS DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY
LIFE THREATENING.

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

LAT...LON 3807 7521 3810 7524 3809 7522 3831 7511
      3821 7519 3826 7520 3823 7524 3810 7530
      3824 7568 3845 7521 3844 7508 3843 7513
      3839 7510 3841 7520 3839 7513 3835 7510
      3832 7511 3836 7509 3845 7505
TIME...MOT...LOC 0543Z 276DEG 28KT 3840 7512 3829 7523 3821 7545
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BROWN


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