Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
730 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN CARROLL COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL MARYLAND...
  NORTHWESTERN HARFORD COUNTY IN NORTHERN MARYLAND...
  NORTHERN BALTIMORE COUNTY IN NORTHERN MARYLAND...

* UNTIL 815 PM EDT

* AT 729 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS DETECTED 7 MILES NORTH OF
  MANCHESTER...OR 14 MILES NORTHEAST OF WESTMINSTER...AND WAS MOVING
  SOUTHEAST AT 20 MPH. THIS STORM IS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING HAIL UP TO
  THE SIZE OF QUARTERS AND DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  MANCHESTER...
  HAMPSTEAD...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM. IF YOU ARE IN ITS PATH...MOVE INDOORS TO A
STURDY BUILDING AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS. WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO
SO...REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OR TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3968 7644 3945 7663 3972 7702 3973 7655
TIME...MOT...LOC 2330Z 302DEG 18KT 3975 7686

$$

DH





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