Severe Thunderstorm Warning
UPDATED 9/18 at 2 p.m.
The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Montgomery County.
Winds of up to 60 miles per hour are possible with this dangerous line of storms.
Outdoor activities should be postponed until the severe weather passes. A tornado watch remains in effect until 7 p.m. for Montgomery County.
An intense storm system is moving towards this area with high winds and heavy rains. The most severe weather is expected to occur between 4 – 8 p.m. today.
Pepco officials are reporting that they are monitoring the weather and extra distribution line crews and additional tree trimming crews have been scheduled for tonight and Wednesday. Pepco customers are urged to report outages and downed wires by calling, 1-877-PEPCO-62 (1-877-737-2662) and follow the prompts. You may also report outages by visiting pepco.com.