Event: Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Sender Name: NWS Baltimore MD/Washington DC
Description: The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Loudoun County in northern Virginia…
Southeastern Clarke County in northwestern Virginia…
North central Fauquier County in northern Virginia…
Southeastern Jefferson County in the Panhandle of West Virginia…
* Until 245 PM EDT.
* At 203 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Harpers Ferry to Round Hill to 6 miles
southwest of Bluemont, moving east at 25 mph.
HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.
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…
Leesburg, Purcellville, Middleburg, Round Hill, Oatlands, Bluemont,
Lovettsville, Hamilton, Hillsboro, Saint Louis, Paeonian Springs,
Gleedsville, Waterford, Neersville, Lucketts, Aldie, Halfway,
Upperville, Philomont and Lincoln.
Instruction: For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Area Description: Clarke, VA; Fauquier, VA; Loudoun, VA; Jefferson, WV
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-4343028-3635791
CAP MessageType: Alert