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Severe Storm Impacting Area

July 16th, 2020 by WCBC Radio

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 415 PM EDT
FOR ALLEGANY AND NORTHEASTERN MINERAL COUNTIES...

At 321 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Lonaconing, or
near Westernport, moving northeast at 20 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

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...
Cumberland, Frostburg, Westernport, Bel Air, La Vale, Lonaconing,
Ridgeley, Cresaptown, Potomac Park, Wiley Ford, Eckhart Mines, Mount
Savage, Rawlings, Ellerslie, Barton, Corriganville, Midland,
Midlothian, Franklin and Flintstone.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

One Response to “Severe Storm Impacting Area”

  1. July 16, 2020 at 4:34 pm, Jay said:

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