Mid-America Catastrophe Services
Special Weather Statement in Somerset County, Maryland
Issued by the National Weather Service and archived by Claims Pages
Somerset County Maryland Urgency: Expected Severity: Minor Certainty: Observed
Active Timeframe
8/5/2022 8:58:00 PM until 8/5/2022 9:45:00 PM   EXPIRED
If outdoors, consider seeking shelter inside a building. Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm and may lead to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.
Alert Summary
A strong thunderstorm will impact portions of northeastern Somerset, south central Wicomico and west central Worcester Counties through 945 PM EDT... At 857 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over University Of Maryland Eastern Shore, moving east at 10 mph. HAZARD...Winds in excess of 40 mph and heavy rain. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Locations impacted include... Fruitland, Princess Anne, University Of Maryland Eastern Shore, Westover, West Pocomoke, Widgeon, Cokesbury, Eden, Allen, Whitesburg and Lakewood. MAX HAIL SIZE...0.00 IN MAX WIND GUST...45 MPH