Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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WUUS51 KLWX 200251

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
1051 PM EDT SAT AUG 19 2017

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  South central Anne Arundel County in central Maryland...
  Northwestern Calvert County in southern Maryland...
  Southeastern Prince Georges County in central Maryland...
  Northeastern Charles County in southern Maryland...

* Until 1130 PM EDT

* At 1050 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
  extending from Upper Marlboro to near Waldorf, moving east at 35

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Damaging winds will cause some trees and large branches
           to fall. This could injure those outdoors, as well as
           damage homes and vehicles. Roadways may become blocked by
           downed trees. Localized power outages are possible.
           Unsecured light objects may become projectiles.

* Locations impacted include...
  Waldorf, La Plata, Shady Side, Chesapeake Beach, Deale, Prince
  Frederick, Upper Marlboro, Breezy Point, Rosaryville, Marlton,
  Dunkirk, Saint Charles, Brandywine, Huntingtown, Hughesville,
  Owings, Baden, Aquasco, Bryantown and Friendship.


Get indoors to protect yourself from wind and lightning. Trees around
you may be downed from damaging winds, so if you are near large
trees, move to an interior room on the lowest floor. Don`t drive
underneath trees or in wooded areas until the threat has passed.

Large hail and 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.


LAT...LON 3855 7696 3883 7680 3882 7649 3871 7650
      3855 7649
TIME...MOT...LOC 0250Z 254DEG 29KT 3879 7677 3857 7691



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