THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
CENTRAL CHARLES COUNTY IN SOUTHERN MARYLAND…
WEST CENTRAL ST. MARYS COUNTY IN SOUTHERN MARYLAND…
SOUTHEASTERN STAFFORD COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA…
KING GEORGE COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA…

* UNTIL 7:45 PM EST

* AT 6:17 PM EST…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM
WAS LOCATED OVER BOWLING GREEN…AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 50 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
KING GEORGE…LA PLATA…PORT TOBACCO RIVER…SAINT CHARLES…
WICOMICO…PORT TOBACCO VILLAGE…MORGANZA…PORT TOBACCO…
SHILOH…NINDE…LAMBS CREEK…WELCOME…SWAN POINT…ISSUE…
NEWBURG…MOUNT VICTORIA…WHITE PLAINS…DENTSVILLE…CHARLOTTE
HALL AND BEL ALTON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS…LARGE HAIL…DEADLY
LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FOR YOUR PROTECTION…MOVE TO AN
INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. HEAVY
RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER
COVERS THE ROAD.

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A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11:00 PM EST FOR SOUTHERN
MARYLAND AND NORTHERN VIRGINIA.