Watches, Warnings & Advisories

One product issued by NWS for: Fairfax VA

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
421 PM EDT Thu May 23 2024

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-Cecil-Southern Baltimore-
Prince Georges-Anne Arundel-Charles-St. Marys-Calvert-
Central and Southeast Montgomery-Central and Southeast Howard-
Southeast Harford-Fairfax-Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria-
Stafford-Spotsylvania-King George-
Central and Southeast Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park-
421 PM EDT Thu May 23 2024

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the Maryland portion of the
Chesapeake Bay, Tidal Potomac River, and I-95 corridor through
central Maryland, northern Virginia, and District of Columbia.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Scattered to numerous thunderstorms are forecast this evening. A
few thunderstorms may be severe, with damaging wind gusts and hail
as the primary threats.

A couple isolated instances of flooding are possible this evening.

Thunderstorms may produce hazardous winds and waves over area
waterways this evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Daily thunderstorm chances are forecast through the upcoming
holiday weekend, mainly during the afternoon and evening hours
each day. A few thunderstorms may be severe Saturday. A more
organized severe weather threat is possible Monday.


Spotter activation may be needed at times through Monday night.