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August 7, 2017 | Staff Writer

UPDATED: NWS Cancels Flash Flood Watch

UPDATED The National Weather Service has canceled the flash flood watch. 415pm: Flash Flood Watch CANCELLED. Heavy rain threat has ended. — NWS DC/Baltimore (@NWS_BaltWash) August 7, 2017 It’s going to be a rainy Monday. The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch for central and southeast portions of Montgomery County (Bethesda, Gaithersburg, […]

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June 19, 2017 | Staff Writer

NWS Issues Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Montgomery County

UPDATED: The National Weather Service has issues a severe thunderstorm warning for Montgomery County from now until 3:45 p.m. According to the NWS warning, lightning may occur and outdoor activities should be postponed. Thunderstorms may produce tornadoes and residents are urged to seek shelter indoors if outside. Officials say residents should not approach downed utility […]

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May 5, 2017 | Staff Writer

NWS Issues Flood and Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Montgomery County

The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for Montgomery County effective from now until noon and a severe thunderstorm warning for parts of the county thru 9:30 a.m. NWS has issued a FLOOD WARNING for Montgomery County until 12:00 PM. Do not drive through flooded roads. More info: https://t.co/arnkQmjSqY — MC Emergency Mgmt […]

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May 1, 2017 | Sonya Burke

NWS Issues Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Montgomery County

The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Montgomery County effective from now thru 11 p.m. There is a chance of large hail, strong winds and lightning. A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for parts of DC, MD, NC, PA, VA, WV until 11 PM EDT pic.twitter.com/eibfa2v0n1 — NWS DC/Baltimore (@NWS_BaltWash) […]

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July 18, 2016 | Sonya Burke

National Weather Service Issues a Severe Thunderstorm Watch and Warning for Montgomery County

UPDATED 3:45 p.m. The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Montgomery County until 4:30 p.m. According to the warning, damaging winds may cause some trees and large branches to fall. Localized power outages are also possible. MoCo Weather Alert – SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING til 430p – strong winds, downpours, thunder & lightning […]

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July 30, 2015 | Staff Writer

NWS Issues Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Montgomery County

The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Montgomery County until 2:45 p.m. There is significant cloud to ground lightning that may occur with this storm. Outdoor activities should be postponed until this storm passes.

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June 24, 2015 | Krista Brick

UPDATED: Man Killed in Dickerson Accident During Thunderstorm

Strong storms that swept through Montgomery County on Tuesday night appear to be the cause behind a single car fatal accident in Dickerson. According to Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Services Spokesperson Pete Piringer, it appears a vehicle hit a downed tree and power lines fell onto the vehicle on Darnestown Road near Cattail Road. […]

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June 20, 2015 | Krista Brick

Montgomery Under Thunderstorm Watch

The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Montgomery County until 11 p.m. According to the Service, a severe thunderstorm watch means that the potential exists for the development of thunderstorms which may produce large hail or damaging winds. When a watch is issued, you should go about your normal activities, but […]

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June 18, 2015 | Sonya Burke

NWS Issues Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Montgomery County

The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Montgomery County. There is significant cloud to ground lightning that may occur with this storm. Outdoor activities should be postponed until this storm passes. 24700blk Kings Valley Rd, Damascus, lightning strike, deck on fire — Pete Piringer (@mcfrsPIO) June 18, 2015 The NWS has […]

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May 22, 2014 | Valerie Bonk

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Montgomery County

The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Montgomery County until 10 p.m. this evening (May 22). A severe thunderstorm watch means conditions are favorable for severe storms in and close to the watch area. The primary threat with these storms could include extremely heavy rain, large hail, lightning, and isolated tornadoes. […]

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