Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
810 PM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

MDZ021>024-100115-
DORCHESTER-INLAND WORCESTER-SOMERSET-WICOMICO-
810 PM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE ACROSS DORCHESTER...SOMERSET...
WORCESTER AND WICOMICO COUNTIES THROUGH 915 PM EDT...

AT 809 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM SHARPTOWN TO HEBRON TO 7
MILES SOUTHWEST OF DEAL ISLAND...OR ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 10
MILES SOUTHEAST OF HURLOCK TO 9 MILES NORTHWEST OF SALISBURY
UNIVERSITY TO 11 MILES NORTHWEST OF CRISFIELD...MOVING EAST AT 25
MPH.

AREAS IMPACTED BY THESE STORMS INCLUDE WHITEHAVEN AROUND 815 PM
EDT...WIDGEON AROUND 820 PM EDT...RUMBLEY AROUND 825 PM
EDT...SALISBURY UNIVERSITY AROUND 830 PM EDT...UNIVERSITY OF
MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE AROUND 835 PM EDT...AND WESTOVER AROUND 840
PM EDT.

HAZARDS INCLUDE...
GUSTY WINDS OF 40 TO 50 MPH.

DEADLY CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.

HEAVY RAINFALL AND MINOR FLOODING.

SEEK SHELTER IN A NEARBY BUILDING OR VEHICLE. STRONG WINDS ARE
CAPABLE OF KNOCKING DOWN SMALL TREES AND BLOWING AROUND TRASH CANS...
POTTED PLANTS...LAWN FURNITURE AND OTHER LIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS.

IF YOU SEE LIGHTNING OR HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE AT RISK. TAKE SHELTER
INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. IF YOU CANNOT FIND SHELTER IN A BUILDING A
VEHICLE PROVIDES SAFETY FROM LIGHTNING.

LAT...LON 3801 7551 3804 7586 3806 7582 3806 7588
      3813 7585 3814 7589 3807 7603 3811 7601
      3809 7599 3812 7595 3820 7595 3822 7585
      3823 7587 3822 7590 3824 7591 3843 7577
      3857 7576 3857 7570 3846 7568 3845 7518

$$

WRS




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