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Radar valid at 900 pm EDT, May 26th 2021

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DCC001-MDC017-033-VAC013-059-510-600-610-270100-
/O.NEW.KLWX.SV.W.0070.210527T0021Z-210527T0100Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
821 PM EDT Wed May 26 2021

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
The southeastern District of Columbia...
Southwestern Prince Georges County in central Maryland...
North central Charles County in southern Maryland...
The City of Fairfax in northern Virginia...
Southern Arlington County in northern Virginia...
The City of Falls Church in northern Virginia...
Central Fairfax County in northern Virginia...
The City of Alexandria in northern Virginia...

* Until 900 PM EDT.

* At 821 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Ballston to near Centreville, moving east at 35
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...
Arlington, Alexandria, Waldorf, Annandale, Clinton, Springfield,
Fort Washington, Fairfax, Fort Hunt, Vienna, Groveton, Forestville,
Falls Church, Huntington, Largo, Coral Hills, Mantua, Fort Belvoir,
National Harbor and Nationals Park.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground
lightning is occurring with these storms. Move indoors immediately.
Lightning is one of nature's leading killers. Remember, if you can
hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

&&

LAT...LON 3861 7692 3868 7726 3871 7730 3870 7732
3871 7732 3873 7735 3871 7737 3875 7739
3875 7741 3876 7741 3878 7742 3889 7737
3892 7729 3888 7714 3890 7679
TIME...MOT...LOC 0021Z 273DEG 31KT 3891 7712 3876 7742

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

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