Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued for DC area until midnight

A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued for the District of Columbia and areas in Maryland and northern Virginia until midnight.

Counties in Maryland included in the watch:

- Anne Arundel
- Prince George's
- Baltimore
- Baltimore City
- Harford
- Charles

In Virginia:

- Arlington
- Fairfax
- Prince William
- Stafford
- City of Fredericksburg
- City of Alexandria
- City of Fairfax
- City of Falls Church
- City of Manassas

Weather Updates:

8:20 p.m.

7:29 p.m.
The Tornado Watch issued for the D.C. area has now been replaced by a Severe Thunderstorm Watch until midnight.

7:28 p.m.
The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Baltimore County, Anne Arundel County, Harford County, Baltimore City and Howard County until 8:30 p.m.

7:12 p.m.
A Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been issued for the District of Columbia, Montgomery County, Fairfax County, Arlington County, Loudoun County, city of Fairfax and city of Falls Church until 8 p.m.

6:59 p.m.
A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect for Fairfax, Prince William, Fauquier, Loudoun counties and the city of Fairfax in Virginia until 7:15 p.m.

6:54 p.m.
The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Carroll, Baltimore, Frederick and Howard counties in Maryland until 7:45 p.m.

6:25 p.m.
Carroll County and Frederick County in Maryland are under a Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 7:15 p.m.

6:17 p.m.
A Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been issued until 6:45 p.m. for Montgomery, Frederick and Washington counties in Maryland, Loudoun County in Virginia and Jefferson County in West Virginia.

5:51 p.m.
The National Weather Service has been issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Fauquier, Shenandoah, Warren, Frederick, Clarke and Hardy counties in Virginia until 6:30 p.m.

4:39 p.m.
A Severe Thunderstorm Warning is in effect until 5:15 p.m. for Fairfax, Prince William, Fauquier counties in Virginia. The city of Manassas, city of Manassas Park and city of Fairfax are also part of the warning.

4:36 p.m.
The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Frederick and Washington counties in Maryland until 5 p.m.

4:10 p.m.
The National Weather Service has extended a Tornado Watch that now includes the District of Columbia and surrounding counties in Maryland and Virginia.

4:06 p.m.
A Severe Thunderstorm is in effect until 4:45 p.m. for Fauquier County and Culpeper County in Virginia.

3:46 p.m.
A Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been issued for the city of Winchester, Frederick County and Clarke County in Virginia. The warning also includes Jefferson County and Berkeley County in West Virginia.

3:25 p.m.
The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning in Culpeper, Page, Madison and Rappahannock counties until 4 p.m.


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