Watches, Warnings & Advisories



3 products issued by NWS for: Sharpsburg MD

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
421 AM EDT Mon Jul 15 2024

MDZ003>006-503-505-507-VAZ025>031-036>040-050-051-501-502-505>508-
526-WVZ050>053-055-160830-
Washington-Frederick MD-Carroll-Northern Baltimore-
Northwest Montgomery-Northwest Howard-Northwest Harford-Augusta-
Rockingham-Shenandoah-Frederick VA-Page-Warren-Clarke-Nelson-
Albemarle-Greene-Madison-Rappahannock-Orange-Culpeper-
Northern Fauquier-Southern Fauquier-Western Loudoun-
Eastern Loudoun-Northern Virginia Blue Ridge-
Central Virginia Blue Ridge-Northwest Prince William-Hampshire-
Morgan-Berkeley-Jefferson-Hardy-
421 AM EDT Mon Jul 15 2024

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of eastern West
Virginia, northern and central Virginia, and central and western
Maryland.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

An Excessive Heat Warning is in effect from 11 AM until 8 PM
today for the northern Shenandoah Valley into Washington County
Maryland, as well as northern Baltimore and Harford Counties. A
Heat Advisory is in effect elsewhere.

An isolated thunderstorm may produce damaging winds this afternoon
and evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

An Excessive Heat Watch is in effect Tuesday for most of the outlook
area excluding Augusta and Nelson Counties.

An isolated thunderstorm may produce damaging winds Tuesday
afternoon and evening.

Hot and humid conditions will continue Wednesday. Heat index
values between 100 to 105 degrees are possible, especially east of
the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Isolated severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts are
possible Wednesday afternoon and evening.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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Excessive Heat Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
1255 PM EDT Mon Jul 15 2024

MDZ003-VAZ027>031-WVZ051>053-160100-
/O.UPG.KLWX.EH.A.0005.240716T1500Z-240717T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KLWX.EH.W.0007.240716T1500Z-240717T0000Z/
/O.CON.KLWX.EH.W.0006.000000T0000Z-240716T0000Z/
Washington-Shenandoah-Frederick VA-Page-Warren-Clarke-Morgan-
Berkeley-Jefferson-
Including the cities of Hagerstown, Strasburg, Woodstock,
Mount Jackson, New Market, Winchester, Luray, Shenandoah,
Stanley, Front Royal, Berryville, Paw Paw, Martinsburg,
Charles Town, and Shepherdstown
1255 PM EDT Mon Jul 15 2024

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 8 PM EDT
TUESDAY...

* WHAT...During the Excessive Heat Warnings, dangerously hot
  conditions with heat index values around 105 to 108 expected.

* WHERE...In Maryland, Washington County. In Virginia,
  Shenandoah, Frederick VA, Page, Warren and Clarke Counties. In
  West Virginia, Morgan, Berkeley and Jefferson Counties.

* WHEN...For the first Excessive Heat Warning, until 8 PM EDT
  this evening. For the second Excessive Heat Warning, from 11
  AM to 8 PM EDT Tuesday.

* IMPACTS...Extreme heat and humidity will significantly
  increase the potential for heat related illnesses,
  particularly for those working or participating in outdoor
  activities.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Very warm and humid conditions will persist
  into the overnight hours, adding heat stress to those without
  air conditioning. Ensure to stay hydrated and find ways to stay
  cool.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out
of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young
children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles
under any circumstances.

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or
evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat
stroke. Wear lightweight and loose fitting clothing when
possible. To reduce risk during outdoor work, the Occupational
Safety and Health Administration recommends scheduling frequent
rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone
overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location.
Heat stroke is an emergency! Call 9 1 1.

&&

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Excessive Heat Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
1255 PM EDT Mon Jul 15 2024

MDZ003-VAZ027>031-WVZ051>053-160100-
/O.UPG.KLWX.EH.A.0005.240716T1500Z-240717T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KLWX.EH.W.0007.240716T1500Z-240717T0000Z/
/O.CON.KLWX.EH.W.0006.000000T0000Z-240716T0000Z/
Washington-Shenandoah-Frederick VA-Page-Warren-Clarke-Morgan-
Berkeley-Jefferson-
Including the cities of Hagerstown, Strasburg, Woodstock,
Mount Jackson, New Market, Winchester, Luray, Shenandoah,
Stanley, Front Royal, Berryville, Paw Paw, Martinsburg,
Charles Town, and Shepherdstown
1255 PM EDT Mon Jul 15 2024

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 8 PM EDT
TUESDAY...

* WHAT...During the Excessive Heat Warnings, dangerously hot
  conditions with heat index values around 105 to 108 expected.

* WHERE...In Maryland, Washington County. In Virginia,
  Shenandoah, Frederick VA, Page, Warren and Clarke Counties. In
  West Virginia, Morgan, Berkeley and Jefferson Counties.

* WHEN...For the first Excessive Heat Warning, until 8 PM EDT
  this evening. For the second Excessive Heat Warning, from 11
  AM to 8 PM EDT Tuesday.

* IMPACTS...Extreme heat and humidity will significantly
  increase the potential for heat related illnesses,
  particularly for those working or participating in outdoor
  activities.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Very warm and humid conditions will persist
  into the overnight hours, adding heat stress to those without
  air conditioning. Ensure to stay hydrated and find ways to stay
  cool.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out
of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young
children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles
under any circumstances.

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or
evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat
stroke. Wear lightweight and loose fitting clothing when
possible. To reduce risk during outdoor work, the Occupational
Safety and Health Administration recommends scheduling frequent
rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone
overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location.
Heat stroke is an emergency! Call 9 1 1.

&&

$$