Event: Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Sender Name: NWS Baltimore MD/Washington DC
Description: At 209 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Hume, or 8
miles southeast of Front Royal, moving east at 15 mph.
HAZARD…70 mph wind gusts and half dollar 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…
Linden, Hume, Delaplane, Marshall, Chester Gap, Huntly, Markham,
Ashville, Rectortown and Ada.
Instruction: Continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Move indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature’s leading
killers. Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to
be struck by lightning.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Area Description: Fauquier, VA; Rappahannock, VA; Warren, VA
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-4343039-3635796
CAP MessageType: Update