Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
304 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

VAZ055>057-282000-
STAFFORD-SPOTSYLVANIA-KING GEORGE-
304 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT STAFFORD...SPOTSYLVANIA AND WEST
CENTRAL KING GEORGE COUNTIES AND THE CITY OF FREDERICKSBURG...

AT 303 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 9 MILES NORTHEAST
OF MINERAL...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
STAFFORD...FREDERICKSBURG...FAIRVIEW BEACH...POTOMAC CREEK...AQUIA
CREEK...MASSAPONAX...SPOTSYLVANIA...FALMOUTH...PASSAPATANZY...
STORCK...POST OAK...WHITE OAK...THORNBURG...ALSOP...SPRING VALLEY...
HARTWOOD...LOGAN...PARTLOW...HOLLY CORNER AND DUNAVANT.

LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY
CAUSE PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS AND CAUSE SMALL STREAMS TO GO OUT
OF THEIR BANKS. BE ALERT FOR THE POTENTIAL OF STANDING WATER AND
HYDROPLANING.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO
STATIONS AND AVAILABLE TELEVISION STATIONS FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

LAT...LON 3803 7775 3805 7775 3805 7777 3811 7784
      3810 7784 3813 7792 3836 7769 3838 7764
      3836 7764 3837 7762 3842 7763 3856 7749
      3848 7732 3843 7732 3834 7728 3834 7720
      3824 7732 3825 7737 3799 7764 3799 7766
TIME...MOT...LOC 1903Z 202DEG 26KT 3812 7780

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