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175 FLUS41 KLWX 182157 HWOLWX Hazardous Weather Outlook National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC 557 PM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018 ANZ530>543-DCZ001-MDZ011-013-014-016>018-508-VAZ052>057-191000- 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- 557 PM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018 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 No hazardous weather is expected at this time. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday A Gale Warning is in effect for all waters Thursday and the Maryland portion of the Chesapeake Bay Thursday night. Isolated wind damage due to gusty winds over land is also possible Thursday. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT... Spotter activation is not expected at this time. $$ MDZ003>006-501>507-VAZ025>031-036>040-050-051-501>508-WVZ050>053- 055-501>506-191000- Washington-Frederick MD-Carroll-Northern Baltimore- Extreme Western Allegany-Central and Eastern Allegany- Northwest Montgomery-Central and Southeast Montgomery- Northwest Howard-Central and Southeast Howard-Northwest Harford- Augusta-Rockingham-Shenandoah-Frederick VA-Page-Warren-Clarke- Nelson-Albemarle-Greene-Madison-Rappahannock-Orange-Culpeper- Northern Fauquier-Southern Fauquier-Western Highland- Eastern Highland-Western Loudoun-Eastern Loudoun- Northern Virginia Blue Ridge-Central Virginia Blue Ridge- Hampshire-Morgan-Berkeley-Jefferson-Hardy-Western Grant- Eastern Grant-Western Mineral-Eastern Mineral-Western Pendleton- Eastern Pendleton- 557 PM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018 This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for eastern West Virginia, northern and central Virginia, and central and western Maryland with the exception of Garrett County. .DAY ONE...Tonight A Wind Advisory goes into effect at midnight for elevations over 2000 feet. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday The Wind Advisory remains in effect through 6 PM Thursday. Isolated wind damage due to gusty winds is possible elsewhere, especially over the lowlands of northern Maryland and eastern West Virginia Thursday. There is an enhanced risk of the spread of fires due to dry air and gusty winds Thursday, mainly across the central Virginia Piedmont and central Shenandoah Valley. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT... Spotter activation is not expected at this time. $$

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