|Event:||Special Weather Statement|
...AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT CENTRAL SOMERSET... SOUTHWESTERN WICOMICO AND CENTRAL DORCHESTER COUNTIES... At 728 PM EDT, strong thunderstorms were clustered near Saint Inigoes Creek, moving east at 35 mph. Wind gusts in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with these storms as they move across the Lower Maryland eastern shore. Locations impacted include... Marion Station, Whitehaven, Wetipquin, Oriole, Andrews, Fairmount, Upper Hill, Hopewell, Kingston, Wingate, Widgeon, Manokin, Upper Fairmount, Mount Vernon, Nanticoke, Monie, Bivalve, Champ and Crocheron. If you see lightning or hear thunder...you are at risk. Take shelter indoors immediately. If you cannot find shelter in a building a vehicle provides safety from lightning. Strong wind gusts are possible with these storms. These wind gusts are capable of knocking down tree limbs...small or weakened trees...and blowing around trash cans...potted plants...lawn furniture and other light outdoor objects.
Friday, May 19, 2017
Special Weather Statement (Strong Thunderstorms)
at 5/19/2017 08:01:00 PM