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Radar valid at 600 pm EDT, May 22nd 2022

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DCC001-MDC031-033-VAC013-059-510-600-610-222200-
/O.NEW.KLWX.SV.W.0051.220522T2109Z-220522T2200Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
509 PM EDT Sun May 22 2022

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
The northwestern District of Columbia...
Southeastern Montgomery County in central Maryland...
Northwestern Prince Georges County in central Maryland...
The City of Fairfax in northern Virginia...
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 600 PM EDT.

* At 509 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Oakton, or
over Fairfax, moving east at 15 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter 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, Bethesda, Reston, Annandale, Springfield,
Fairfax, Langley Park, Vienna, Groveton, Falls Church, Huntington,
Mantua, Pimmit Hills, Mclean, Howard University, American Legion
Bridge, Fort Totten, Rosslyn and Crystal City.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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LAT...LON 3885 7739 3901 7729 3903 7713 3900 7697
3873 7710
TIME...MOT...LOC 2109Z 283DEG 14KT 3888 7730

HAIL THREAT...RADAR INDICATED
MAX HAIL SIZE...1.00 IN
WIND THREAT...RADAR INDICATED
MAX WIND GUST...60 MPH

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