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Radar valid at 445 pm EDT, May 16th 2022

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DCC001-MDC017-033-VAC013-059-061-153-510-600-610-685-162045-
/O.NEW.KLWX.SV.W.0032.220516T2007Z-220516T2045Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
407 PM EDT Mon May 16 2022

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
The southern District of Columbia...
Southwestern Prince Georges County in central Maryland...
Northwestern Charles County in southern Maryland...
The City of Fairfax in northern Virginia...
Arlington County in northern Virginia...
The City of Falls Church in northern Virginia...
Southeastern Fairfax County in northern Virginia...
East central Fauquier County in northern Virginia...
The southeastern City of Manassas Park in northern Virginia...
Southeastern Prince William County in northern Virginia...
The City of Alexandria in northern Virginia...

* Until 445 PM EDT.

* At 407 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Bull Run, or
8 miles southwest of Centreville, moving east at 40 mph.

HAZARD...70 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail.

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, Centreville, Waldorf, Dale City, Annandale,
Clinton, Springfield, Fort Washington, Fairfax, Fort Hunt, Vienna,
Groveton, Falls Church, Huntington, Coral Hills, Mantua, Fort
Belvoir, Woodbridge and National Harbor.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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LAT...LON 3857 7695 3859 7720 3861 7717 3862 7722
3859 7724 3861 7761 3864 7760 3865 7742
3888 7742 3891 7694
TIME...MOT...LOC 2007Z 267DEG 34KT 3874 7752

THUNDERSTORM DAMAGE THREAT...CONSIDERABLE
HAIL THREAT...RADAR INDICATED
MAX HAIL SIZE...1.25 IN
WIND THREAT...RADAR INDICATED
MAX WIND GUST...70 MPH

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