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Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Statement as of 6:03 PM EDT on July 28, 2016


Severe Thunderstorm Watch 418 remains in effect until 1200 am EDT

VA
. Virginia counties included are

Albemarle Arlington Augusta
Clarke Culpeper Fairfax
Fauquier Frederick Greene
Highland King George Loudoun
Madison Nelson Orange
Page Prince William Rappahannock
Rockingham Shenandoah Spotsylvania
Stafford Warren


Virginia independent cities included are

Alexandria Charlottesville Fairfax
Falls church Fredericksburg Harrisonburg
Manassas Manassas Park Staunton
Waynesboro Winchester




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:13 PM EDT on July 28, 2016

Expires 11:00 AM EDT on July 29, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Friday morning...

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has expanded
the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of Maryland... the
District of Columbia... Virginia and West Virginia... including
the following areas... in Maryland... Carroll... central and
eastern Allegany... central and southeast Montgomery... extreme
western Allegany... Frederick MD... northwest Howard... northwest
Montgomery... Prince Georges and Washington. The District of
Columbia. In Virginia... Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria...
Clarke... eastern Highland... eastern Loudoun... Fairfax...
Frederick VA... northern Fauquier... northern Virginia Blue
Ridge... Page... Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park...
Rappahannock... Rockingham... Shenandoah... Warren... western
Highland and western Loudoun. In West Virginia... Berkeley...
eastern Grant... eastern Mineral... eastern Pendleton...
Hampshire... Hardy... Jefferson... Morgan... western Grant...
western Mineral and western Pendleton.

* Through Friday morning

* an area of low pressure is expected to develop tonight over
southern Virginia and track northeast across northeast Maryland
and New Jersey Friday. Several rounds of showers and
thunderstorms developing this afternoon will continue into
Friday morning. Given ample moisture and instability... showers
and thunderstorms will be capable of producing torrential
downpours with rainfall rates of an inch or two per hour at
times. This may result in flash flooding of small streams...
creeks and urban areas.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Record Report

Statement as of 1:40 AM EDT on July 28, 2016

record event report
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
139 am EDT Jul 28 2016

... Record high minimum temperature tied at Washington National DC...

The record high minimum temperature of 81 degrees was tied at
Washington National Airport yesterday... July 27th. This record was
previously set in 1930.


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 1:34 PM EDT on July 28, 2016

damaging thunderstorms are possible this afternoon and evening.
Residents all across the Baltimore and Washington DC Metro
areas... north and central Virginia... much of Maryland and the
eastern West Virginia Panhandle should monitor this situation very
closely and ensure your NOAA weather radios are set to alert Mode.
Severe weather warnings may become necessary. Here are some safety
rules to keep in mind when severe weather is expected or is
occurring.

If a warning is issued... seek shelter indoors immediately. A severe
thunderstorm is defined as producing quarter size or greater hail
and wind gusts of 58 mph or more.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio... commercial radio or television
for the latest on this potential severe weather event. Additional
weather information... can be found at weather.Gov/Washington or
weather.Gov/Baltimore.

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Alabama - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Alaska - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Excessive Heat Warning , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement
California - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Air Quality Alert , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Flash Flood Watch , Air Quality Alert
Delaware - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
District of Columbia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Illinois - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Weather Statement
Indiana - Areal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Public Information Statement
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Kentucky - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement
Maine - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement , Air Quality Alert
Maryland - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Flash Flood Watch
Michigan - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Weather Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Beach Hazard Statement
Missouri - Special Statement , Record Report
Montana - Record Report
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
New Hampshire - Air Quality Alert
New Jersey - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
New Mexico - Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement
New York - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Oregon - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
Pennsylvania - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Rhode Island - Flash Flood Watch
South Carolina - Heat Advisory
Tennessee - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Special Weather Statement , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Washington - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
West Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Areal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
Wyoming - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Weather Statement , Record Report
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