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Severe Thunderstorm Warning

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
DCC001-MDC031-033-VAC013-059-600-610-030015-
/O.NEW.KLWX.SV.W.0035.160502T2324Z-160503T0015Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
724 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 815 PM EDT

* AT 723 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER WOLF TRAP...OR
  OVER VIENNA...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE
           TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  ARLINGTON...ROCKVILLE...BETHESDA...GAITHERSBURG...RESTON...ANNANDALE...
  OLNEY...COLLEGE PARK...HERNDON...GREENBELT...FAIRFAX...LANGLEY PARK...
  BELTSVILLE...VIENNA...FALLS CHURCH...BLADENSBURG...MANTUA...PIMMIT
  HILLS...AMERICAN LEGION BRIDGE AND HOWARD UNIVERSITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM. FOR YOUR PROTECTION GO INDOORS...IDEALLY TO
AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUILDING.

&&

LAT...LON 3898 7685 3879 7731 3892 7746 3896 7742
      3921 7706
TIME...MOT...LOC 2323Z 243DEG 20KT 3892 7728

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

MJM



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
659 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

ANZ530>543-DCZ001-MDZ011-013-014-016>018-508-VAZ052>057-031000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD MD-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND MD-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-EASTERN BAY-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH
ISLAND-DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-PRINCE GEORGES-
ANNE ARUNDEL-CHARLES-ST. MARYS-CALVERT-SOUTHEAST HARFORD-
PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-
ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-STAFFORD-SPOTSYLVANIA-
KING GEORGE-
659 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE MARYLAND PORTION OF THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY...TIDAL POTOMAC RIVER...AND ADJACENT COUNTIES IN
CENTRAL MARYLAND AND NORTHERN VIRGINIA AS WELL AS THE DISTRICT OF
COLUMBIA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

THERE IS A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT FOR
SOUTHERN BALTIMORE METRO AND THE ENTIRE WASHINGTON DC METRO. SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS WITH DAMAGING WIND GUSTS...SEVERE HAIL AND ISOLATED
TORNADOES ARE POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$



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