Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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FPUS71 KLWX 062115
NOWLWX

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
515 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

VAZ027>031-040-052-501-505>507-WVZ053-062145-
WESTERN LOUDOUN-NORTHERN VIRGINIA BLUE
RIDGE-CLARKE-RAPPAHANNOCK-WARREN-SHENANDOAH-EASTERN
LOUDOUN-FREDERICK-PAGE-PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-NORTHERN
FAUQUIER-JEFFERSON-
515 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WITH GUSTY WINDS...

AT 514 PM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM NEAR OATLANDS TO DELAPLANE TO 6 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
FRONT ROYAL TO 11 MILES NORTHEAST OF BASYE-BRYCE MOUNTAIN...AND
MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
FRONT ROYAL...STRASBURG...BRAMBLETON...BROADLANDS...OATLANDS...SAINT
LOUIS...PURCELLVILLE...BERRYVILLE...ROUND HILL...THE PLAINS...HUME...
DELAPLANE...BLUEMONT...ASHBURN...ARCOLA...WOODSTOCK...BOYCE...TOMS
BROOK...WHITE POST AND RIVERSIDE.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL AND FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING ARE
OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM
A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 3902 7740 3887 7766 3880 7792 3874 7830
      3892 7869 3896 7865 3897 7863 3897 7859
      3899 7840 3906 7811 3920 7790
TIME...MOT...LOC 2114Z 288DEG 35KT 3905 7770 3893 7795 3888 7829 3892
7860
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DH


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