Interactive NWS Alert Information

New Event for Montgomery County
Severe Thunderstorm Warning valid from Jul 8 6:59 PM to 8:30 PM EDT
Sent to SMS and E-Mail at Jul 8 7:00 PM EDT
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Radar Time: Jul 8 2014 7:00 PM EDT
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WUUS51 KLWX 082259
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DCC001-MDC003-009-027-031-033-VAC013-059-153-510-600-610-683-685-
090030-
/O.NEW.KLWX.SV.W.0155.140708T2259Z-140709T0030Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
659 PM EDT TUE JUL 8 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA...
  SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...
  SOUTHERN HOWARD COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...
  CITY OF FALLS CHURCH IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...
  SOUTHEASTERN CITY OF FAIRFAX IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...
  SOUTHEASTERN CITY OF MANASSAS PARK IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...
  EASTERN CITY OF MANASSAS IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...
  ARLINGTON COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...
  PRINCE GEORGES COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...
  ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...
  NORTHWESTERN CALVERT COUNTY IN SOUTHERN MARYLAND...
  CITY OF ALEXANDRIA IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...
  FAIRFAX COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...
  CENTRAL PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 830 PM EDT

* AT 657 PM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE DETECTED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM ASPEN HILL TO PIMMIT HILLS TO BURKE...AND WERE
  MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH. THIS LINE OF STORMS IS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
  DESTRUCTIVE WINDS IN EXCESS OF 70 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  FAIRLAND...
  HOWARD UNIVERSITY...
  FORT TOTTEN...
  GEORGETOWN...
  LAUREL...
  GALLAUDET UNIVERSITY...
  CRYSTAL CITY...
  BYRD STADIUM...
  RFK STADIUM...
  NATIONALS PARK...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS IS A DANGEROUS LINE OF STORMS. IF YOU ARE IN ITS PATH...MOVE
INDOORS TO A STURDY BUILDING AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS. WHEN IT IS
SAFE TO DO SO...REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OR TO
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

THIS LINE OF STORMS HAS A HISTORY OF PRODUCING WIDESPREAD WIND
DAMAGE. SEEK SHELTER INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM
WINDOWS.

&&

LAT...LON 3897 7646 3894 7644 3891 7645 3887 7650
      3884 7648 3879 7651 3870 7653 3872 7749
      3893 7717 3916 7705 3915 7657 3914 7642
      3907 7641 3905 7643 3901 7638
TIME...MOT...LOC 2300Z 270DEG 34KT 3907 7701 3891 7711
          3877 7732
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