Event: Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Sender Name: NWS Baltimore MD/Washington DC
Description: At 253 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Middleburg, or
15 miles west of Brambleton, moving northeast at 20 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…
South Riding, Brambleton, Middleburg, Arcola, Marshall, Saint Louis,
Aldie, Halfway, Upperville, Philomont and Rectortown.
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: Fauquier; Loudoun; Prince William
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-2343733-2205844
CAP MessageType: Update