Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
548 PM EDT SAT MAY 16 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA...
  NORTHWESTERN PRINCE GEORGES COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...
  SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...
  NORTHEASTERN FAIRFAX COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...
  NORTHERN ARLINGTON COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 615 PM EDT

* AT 547 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM
  WAS LOCATED OVER RESTON...AND MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  ROCKVILLE...COLLEGE PARK...GREENBELT...VIENNA...BLADENSBURG...
  LANGLEY PARK...PIMMIT HILLS...GALLAUDET UNIVERSITY...AMERICAN
  LEGION BRIDGE...RFK STADIUM...BETHESDA...HOWARD UNIVERSITY...
  MCLEAN...FORT TOTTEN...BYRD STADIUM...ROSSLYN...BELTSVILLE...
  HYATTSVILLE...TAKOMA PARK AND NEW CARROLLTON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS...DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...
DEADLY LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FOR YOUR PROTECTION...MOVE TO
AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. HEAVY
RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER
COVERS THE ROAD.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 3888 7687 3889 7706 3890 7706 3889 7707
      3890 7725 3905 7724 3913 7693
TIME...MOT...LOC 2147Z 260DEG 28KT 3897 7731

$$

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