Severe Thunderstorm Warning For Parts Of The Region



The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Central Carroll County in north central Maryland...
  East central Frederick County in north central Maryland...

* Until 745 PM EDT.

* At 655 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Taneytown, or
  8 miles west of Westminster, moving east at 20 mph.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts.

  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...
  Westminster, Eldersburg, Taneytown, Hampstead, New Windsor, Union
  Bridge, Carrollton, Ladiesburg, Linwood, Reese, Uniontown, Wagners
  Mill, Marston and Keymar.


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


By The National Weather Service, Sterling, Va.