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Tornado Watch Issued

by ARLnow.com April 16, 2011 at 2:27 pm 1,303 1 Comment

A tornado watch has been issued for the greater D.C. area until 9:00 tonight. From Arlington Alerts:

The National Weather Service has issued a TORNADO WATCH for jurisdictions within the National Capital Region effective immediately. The Tornado watch is in effect until 2100 this evening (Saturday 16 April). Possible wind gusts up to 60 mph. A TORNADO WATCH means that conditions are favorable for the development of tornadoes in and close to the watch area

  • John Andre

    This wasn’t really tornado weather in the strict sense…only low 60’s…but the wind and rain combined for one of the nastiest Saturdays since the 1993 Superstorm in Arlington County.


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