Washington, DC (20044)

5:23 PM EDT on July 24, 2017 (GMT -0400)
The Washington Post | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Elev 151 ft 38.90 °N, 77.03 °W | Updated 2 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
86.7 °F
Feels Like 92 °F
N
8.1
Wind Variable Wind from SSW
Gusts 9.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.82 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 5000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 6000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 8000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 92 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 60%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:02 AM 8:26 PM
Waxing Crescent, 3% visible
METAR KDCA 242052Z 19010KT 10SM BKN050CB BKN060 BKN080 BKN250 31/23 A2981 RMK AO2 SLP096 CB VC SW-W MOV SE T03110228 55005
Pressure 29.82 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 5000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 6000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 8000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 92 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 60%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:02 AM 8:26 PM
Waxing Crescent, 3% visible
METAR KDCA 242052Z 19010KT 10SM BKN050CB BKN060 BKN080 BKN250 31/23 A2981 RMK AO2 SLP096 CB VC SW-W MOV SE T03110228 55005

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 5:02 PM EDT Jul. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
the central District of Columbia...
southern Montgomery County in central Maryland...
the city of Fairfax in northern Virginia...
Arlington County in northern Virginia...
the city of Falls Church in northern Virginia...
central Fairfax County in northern Virginia...
the northwestern city of Alexandria in northern Virginia...

* until 545 PM EDT

* at 501 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Fairfax to Mantua, 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...
Arlington, Alexandria, Centreville, Reston, Annandale, Springfield,
Fairfax, Vienna, Falls Church, Mantua, Pimmit Hills, McLean,
nationals park, gallaudet University, American Legion bridge,
Reagan National Airport, Rosslyn, Crystal City, rfk stadium and
Burke.

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 3889 7693 3877 7723 3887 7747 3897 7720
time... Mot... loc 2101z 248deg 17kt 3886 7737 3883 7724

Hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph


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