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National Weather Service

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…

ST. MARYS COUNTY IN SOUTHERN MARYLAND…

CALVERT COUNTY IN SOUTHERN MARYLAND…

SOUTHEASTERN PRINCE GEORGES COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND…

CENTRAL CHARLES COUNTY IN SOUTHERN MARYLAND…

NORTHEASTERN KING GEORGE COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA…

* UNTIL 845 PM EDT.

* AT 744 PM EDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE

EXTENDING FROM NEAR WALDORF TO NANJEMOY CREEK, MOVING EAST AT 20

MPH.

HAZARD…70 MPH WIND GUSTS AND HALF DOLLAR SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

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…

WALDORF, LA PLATA, LEONARDTOWN, DAHLGREN, PRINCE FREDERICK,

NANJEMOY CREEK, POPES CREEK, GREENWELL STATE PARK, HALLOWING POINT,

SAINT LEONARD CREEK, WICOMICO RIVER, SHERIDAN POINT, CALVERT

CLIFFS, SAINT CLEMENTS BAY, PORT TOBACCO RIVER, FLAG HARBOR, WHITE

POINT BEACH, CALIFORNIA, GOLDEN BEACH AND SAINT CHARLES.


David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor

David M. Higgins was born in Baltimore and grew up in Southern Maryland. He has had a passion for journalism since high school. After spending many years in the Hospitality Industry he began working in...