825  
WUUS51 KLWX 121926  
SVRLWX  
MDC001-043-WVC065-122015-  
/O.NEW.KLWX.SV.W.0215.170812T1926Z-170812T2015Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
326 PM EDT SAT AUG 12 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL MARYLAND...  
NORTHEASTERN ALLEGANY COUNTY IN WESTERN MARYLAND...  
NORTHERN MORGAN COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF WEST VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 415 PM EDT  
 
* AT 325 PM EDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM BARNES GAP TO 7 MILES SOUTH OF INGLESMITH TO 6 MILES  
NORTHWEST OF PAW PAW, MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.  
 
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...  
HANCOCK, BERKELEY SPRINGS, GREAT CACAPON, LITTLE ORLEANS, JOHNSONS  
MILL, LINEBURG, VALLEY VIEW, SPOHRS CROSSROADS, SPRUCE PINE HOLLOW,  
FOREST PARK, BELLEGROVE, SMITH CROSSROADS, BERRYVILLE, NEW HOPE,  
GREEN RIDGE, SLEEPY CREEK AND SHADY GROVE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3960 7813 3955 7823 3961 7855 3972 7845  
3972 7802  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1925Z 272DEG 17KT 3974 7838 3965 7843 3962 7852  
 
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
BJL  
 
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