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November 2, 2020 | Brendan Hartlove

Severe Winds Cause Damage Throughout Montgomery County

Severe winds Sunday night and Monday caused damage all over Montgomery County. Due to the extreme wind gusts, several trees and power lines have gone down, according to Montgomery County Fire & Rescue Service (MCFRS) Chief Spokesman Pete Piringer. Late Sunday night, a large tree fell in Poolesville and crushed a car underneath it. No one […]

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February 13, 2015 | Krista Brick

Febru-windy! Area Under High Wind Watch

Hold on to your Valentine! There’s a high wind watch in effect from 6 p.m. Saturday through noon on Sunday, according to the National Weather Service. Wind gusts could reach up to 60 mph. That’s a strong enough wind to knock down trees, powerlines and minor structures and make driving high profile vehicles difficult. A […]

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