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…
Anne Arundel County in central Maryland…
Northeastern Prince Georges County in central Maryland…
* Until 300 PM EDT.
* At 217 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from Bowie to near Kettering to near Dunkirk, moving
north at 30 mph.
HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts.
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…
Bowie, Severn, Annapolis, Crofton, Riviera Beach, Mayo, Shady Side,
Naval Academy, Baltimore-Washington Airport, Severn River, South
River, Fort Smallwood State Park, Gibson Island, Bodkin Point,
Sillery Bay, Rhode River, Pinehurst, Glen Burnie, Severna Park and
Instruction: 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.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Area Description: Prince Georges, MD; Anne Arundel, MD
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-2997167-2695664
CAP MessageType: Alert