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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 7:58 PM EDT Aug. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
northeastern Shenandoah County in northwestern Virginia...
south central Frederick County in northwestern Virginia...
central Warren County in northwestern Virginia...
eastern Hardy County in eastern West Virginia...

* until 845 PM EDT.

* At 758 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Woodstock,
moving east at 25 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...
Front Royal, Strasburg, Woodstock, Stephens City, Middletown,
Edinburg, Maurertown, Toms Brook, Fort Valley, Seven Fountains,
Dilbeck, Alonzaville, Riverton, Reliance, Karo, Nineveh, Fishers
Hill, Cedarville, Clary and Buckton.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Get indoors to protect yourself from wind and lightning. Trees around
you may be downed from damaging winds, so if you are near large
trees, move to an interior room on the lowest floor. Don't drive
underneath trees or in wooded areas until the threat has passed.


Lat... Lon 3915 7821 3888 7810 3888 7811 3889 7811
      3888 7812 3881 7856 3898 7864
time... Mot... loc 2358z 249deg 23kt 3893 7852

Hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph


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Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 7:53 PM EDT Aug. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

Severe Thunderstorm Watch 346 remains in effect until 1000 PM EDT

VA
. Virginia counties included are

Clarke Fauquier Frederick
Greene Loudoun Madison
Page Rappahannock Rockingham
Shenandoah Warren


Virginia independent cities included are

Harrisonburg Winchester




Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 6:02 PM EDT Aug. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
northwestern Washington County in north central Maryland...
central Frederick County in northwestern Virginia...
Morgan County in the Panhandle of West Virginia...
Berkeley County in the Panhandle of West Virginia...
northeastern Hampshire County in eastern West Virginia...

* until midnight EDT.

* At 601 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain which will cause flooding. Flooding has been reported
on numerous roads across Morgan County.

* Some locations that may experience flooding include...
Hagerstown, Martinsburg, Hancock, Greenwood, Inwood,
Wilson-Conococheague, Williamsport, Berkeley Springs, Berkeley,
halfway, Maugansville, Falling Waters, Great Cacapon, Clear Spring,
Capon Bridge, Hedgesville, Pecktonville, Big Spring, Big Pool and
Johnsontown.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Lat... Lon 3971 7773 3945 7789 3917 7833 3927 7863
      3972 7828


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