Severe Weather Statement
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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
715 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017

MDC009-017-037-182345-
/O.CON.KLWX.SV.W.0232.000000T0000Z-170818T2345Z/
St. Marys MD-Calvert MD-Charles MD-
715 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 745 PM EDT
FOR NORTHWESTERN ST. MARYS...SOUTHERN CALVERT AND SOUTHEASTERN
CHARLES COUNTIES...

At 715 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from Saint Leonard to near Colonial Beach, moving east at
15 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts.

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...
Chesapeake Ranch Estates, Leonardtown, Prince Frederick, Sheridan
Point, Calvert Cliffs, Greenwell State Park, Hallowing Point, Saint
Leonard Creek, Flag Harbor, Popes Creek, Golden Beach, Lusby, Saint
Leonard, Hollywood, Wicomico, Long Beach, Mechanicsville, Charlotte
Hall, Cobb Island and Calvert Beach.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 3825 7686 3831 7696 3838 7701 3845 7694
      3855 7662 3852 7648 3839 7635
TIME...MOT...LOC 2315Z 288DEG 11KT 3847 7651 3832 7694

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

$$

BAJ



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