NWS Issues Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Montgomery County
The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning from now until 5:45 p.m. for portions of Montgomery County, including Rockville and Bethesda. A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect until 10 p.m. for all of Montgomery County.
Damaging winds may cause some trees and large branches to fall according to the NWS.
505pm: Strong storms near Bethesda/Silver Spring MD moving into NW DC capable of damaging wind gusts, hail & frequent lightning
— NWS DC/Baltimore (@NWS_BaltWash) September 7, 2016
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING for Montgomery County until 5:45PM. Postpone outdoor activities until storm passes. https://t.co/W905z9hETT
— MC Emergency Mgmt (@ReadyMontgomery) September 7, 2016