Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for parts of SoMD

by David M. Higgins II, Publisher

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The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
East Central St. Marys County in southern Maryland…
Southeastern Calvert County in southern Maryland…

* Until 115 PM EDT.

* At 1229 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over White Point
Beach, moving east at 15 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…
Lexington Park, Chesapeake Ranch Estates, Tall Timbers, Town Creek, Saint Marys City, Saint Marys River, White Point Beach, Cuckold Creek, California, Lusby, Patuxent River Naval Air Station, Drum Point, Dowell, Valley Lee, Great Mills, Redgate, Drayden, Park Hall and Callaway. TORNADO…POSSIBLE
HAIL…1.00IN
WIND…60MPH

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

Target Area:
Calvert
St. Marys


David M. Higgins II

David M. Higgins was born in Baltimore and grew up in Southern Maryland. He has had a passion for journalism since high school. After spending many years in the Hospitality Industry he began working in Digital Marketing, eventually leading him back to his passion. David started The Southern Maryland Chronicle in December 2017 and has grown it to become the #1 news source in Southern Maryland.

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