NWS: Severe thunderstorm watches, warnings issued for DC/MD/VA

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Severe thunderstorms rolled through the area as predicted Sunday evening. A severe thunderstorm watch expired at 7:45. Below is the text of the watch sent out by NWS:

The National Weather Service Has Issued Severe Thunderstorm Watch 589 In Effect Until Midnight EDT tonight For The Following Areas:

The District Of Columbia

In Maryland This Watch Includes 13 Counties In Central Maryland Anne Arundel Howard Montgomery Prince Georges In North Central Maryland Carroll Frederick Washington

In Northern Maryland Baltimore Harford

In Southern Maryland Calvert Charles St. Marys

In Western Maryland Allegany

In Virginia This Watch Includes 23 Counties In Central Virginia Albemarle Greene King George Nelson Orange Spotsylvania In Northern Virginia Arlington Culpeper Fairfax Fauquier Loudoun Prince William Stafford

In Northwest Virginia Clarke Frederick Madison Page Rappahannock Shenandoah Warren

In Western Virginia Augusta Highland Rockingham

In West Virginia This Watch Includes 8 Counties. In Northeast West Virginia Berkeley Grant Hampshire Hardy Jefferson Mineral Morgan Pendleton

In Maryland This Watch Includes 1 Independent City In Northern Maryland Baltimore City

In Virginia This Watch Includes 11 Independent Cities In Central Virginia Charlottesville City Of Fredericksburg In Northern Virginia City Of Alexandria City Of Fairfax City Of Falls Church City Of Manassas City Of Manassas Park

In Northwest Virginia City Of Harrisonburg City Of Winchester In Western Virginia City Of Staunton City Of Waynesboro

This Includes The Cities Of Aberdeen Annapolis Arlington Bayard Bel Air Berryville Chantilly Charles Town Charlottesville Chesapeake Beach Columbia Culpeper Cumberland Dahlgren Edgewood Elk Garden Fallston Falmouth Fort Ashby Franklin Frederick Front Royal Gaithersburg Greenfield Hagerstown Harrisonburg Havre De Grace Joppatowne Keyser Laurel Leesburg Luray Madison Martinsburg Mclean Monterey Moorefield Mount Storm Orange Paw Paw Petersburg Reston Romney Spotsylvania Courthouse St Marys Stanardsville Staunton Sterling Strasburg Towson Waldorf Warrenton Washington Washington Waynesboro Westminster Winchester Woodbridge And Woodstock.,