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Radar valid at 415 pm EDT, Mar 22nd 2019

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
326 PM EDT FRI MAR 22 2019

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Central Montgomery County in central Maryland...
Loudoun County in northern Virginia...
The City of Fairfax in northern Virginia...
Fairfax County in northern Virginia...

* Until 415 PM EDT.

* At 326 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Point Of Rocks to near Bluemont, moving east at
55 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Damaging winds will cause some trees and large branches
to fall. This could injure those outdoors, as well as
damage homes and vehicles. Roadways may become blocked by
downed trees. Localized power outages are possible.
Unsecured light objects may become projectiles.

* Locations impacted include...
Germantown, Centreville, Rockville, Bethesda, Gaithersburg, Reston,
Leesburg, Olney, South Riding, Herndon, Fairfax, Vienna,
Broadlands, Lansdowne, Lowes Island, Brambleton, Mantua, Pimmit
Hills, Poolesville and Mclean.


Get indoors to protect yourself from wind and lightning. Trees around
you may be downed from damaging winds, so if you are near large
trees, move to an interior room on the lowest floor. Don't drive
underneath trees or in wooded areas until the threat has passed.


LAT...LON 3931 7757 3926 7754 3925 7749 3922 7746
3924 7742 3910 7697 3897 7707 3889 7721
3882 7723 3871 7732 3872 7736 3871 7737
3879 7744 3880 7748 3889 7755 3893 7762
3902 7795 3909 7786 3931 7773
TIME...MOT...LOC 1926Z 285DEG 47KT 3920 7750 3905 7783


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