Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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FPUS71 KLWX 211902
NOWLWX

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
302 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

VAZ042-WVZ053-211930-
JEFFERSON WV-LOUDOUN VA-
302 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.NOW...
AT 258 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR DETECTED A THUNDERSTORM. THIS
THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR NEERSVILLE...MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

LOCATIONS THAT LIKELY WILL BE IMPACTED INCLUDE ROUND HILL...
PURCELLVILLE AND LEESBURG.

GUSTY WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED.

THIS THUNDERSTORM IS PRODUCING FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.
MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY FOR YOUR SAFETY. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...
YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

HEAVY RAIN WITH THIS THUNDERSTORM WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO BELOW
ONE MILE AND CAUSE PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL UP TO ONE INCH CAN BE EXPECTED.

LAT...LON 3922 7750 3904 7758 3919 7791 3933 7785
TIME...MOT...LOC 1902Z 291DEG 17KT 3921 7777

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DH




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