New event. Severe Thunderstorm Warning from 8/27/2021 4:46 PM to 5:30 PM EDT for DC/Northern VA. More information.
Interactive NWS Alert
Radar valid at 530 pm EDT, Aug 27th 2021
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
446 PM EDT Fri Aug 27 2021
The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Southeastern Fairfax County in northern Virginia...
* Until 530 PM EDT.
* At 446 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Newington, or
over Springfield, moving east at 20 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...
Annandale, Springfield, Fort Hunt, Groveton, Fort Belvoir,
Woodbridge, Burke, Lincolnia, Lorton, Franconia, Newington, I395
and I495 Interchange, West Springfield, Mount Vernon, North
Springfield, Hayfield, Ravensworth, Mason Neck and Occoquan.
For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
LAT...LON 3872 7707 3863 7721 3872 7729 3883 7721
TIME...MOT...LOC 2046Z 286DEG 19KT 3875 7719
HAIL THREAT...RADAR INDICATED
MAX HAIL SIZE...<.75 IN
WIND THREAT...RADAR INDICATED
MAX WIND GUST...60 MPH
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