Timing Arrival of This Afternoon’s Potential Severe Thunderstorms

The latest high-resolution forecast models indicate that a disturbance over West Virginia will slide eastward into the DC Area this afternoon igniting a line of strong to severe thunderstorms.

Timing the Storms

The models indicate storms could begin anytime after 4pm, sliding through the immediate Metro Area between 5 and 8pm.

Storms will be capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph, hail and cloud to ground lightning.