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Jul 15, 2024

Current Severe Weather Alerts in District of Columbia


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Excessive Heat Warning issued July 15 at 4:33AM EDT until July 15 at 8:00PM EDT by NWS Baltimore MD/Washington DC

Event: Excessive Heat Warning
Message Type: Update
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Likely
Affected Area: District of Columbia; Northern Baltimore; Cecil; Southern Baltimore; Prince Georges; Anne Arundel; Charles; St. Marys; Calvert; Central and Southeast Montgomery; Central and Southeast Howard; Northwest Harford; Southeast Harford; Fairfax; Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria; Stafford; King George; Central and Southeast Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park

Wheather Alert Summary: * what...For the excessive heat warning, dangerously hot conditions with heat index values around 110 expected. for the excessive heat watch, dangerously hot conditions with heat index values around 110 possible. * where...Portions of central, northern and southern maryland, the district of columbia, and central and northern virginia. * when...For the excessive heat warning, from 11 am this morning to 8 pm edt this evening. for the excessive heat watch, from tuesday morning through tuesday evening. * impacts...Extreme heat and humidity will significantly increase the potential for heat related illnesses, particularly for those working or participating in outdoor activities. * additional details...Very warm and humid conditions will persist into the overnight hours, adding heat stress to those without air conditioning. ensure to stay hydrated and find ways to stay cool.

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement

Excessive Heat Watch issued July 15 at 4:33AM EDT until July 16 at 8:00PM EDT by NWS Baltimore MD/Washington DC

Event: Excessive Heat Watch
Message Type: Update
Urgency: Future
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Likely
Affected Area: District of Columbia; Northern Baltimore; Cecil; Southern Baltimore; Prince Georges; Anne Arundel; Charles; St. Marys; Calvert; Central and Southeast Montgomery; Central and Southeast Howard; Northwest Harford; Southeast Harford; Fairfax; Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria; Stafford; King George; Central and Southeast Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park

Wheather Alert Summary: * what...For the excessive heat warning, dangerously hot conditions with heat index values around 110 expected. for the excessive heat watch, dangerously hot conditions with heat index values around 110 possible. * where...Portions of central, northern and southern maryland, the district of columbia, and central and northern virginia. * when...For the excessive heat warning, from 11 am this morning to 8 pm edt this evening. for the excessive heat watch, from tuesday morning through tuesday evening. * impacts...Extreme heat and humidity will significantly increase the potential for heat related illnesses, particularly for those working or participating in outdoor activities. * additional details...Very warm and humid conditions will persist into the overnight hours, adding heat stress to those without air conditioning. ensure to stay hydrated and find ways to stay cool.

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement