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Massive Heat Wave; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

A massive heat wave is consuming much of the Midwest into the Southern tier of the U.S. with hazy, hot and humid conditions. These dangerous conditions will likely persist through Thursday as widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect. North and east of the heat and area of high pressure, thunderstorms with damaging and severe winds, large hail and heavy rain are likely. Read More >


Storm Survey Results: - Click on the location in the table for more information!

Location Start/
End Time
Event Type Path Length Path Width
Orange County
2 NNE Nasons
Oct. 13
4:05 pm-
4:06 pm
EF-0 Tornado
70 mph
1.3 mi 50 yds
Fauquier County
3 SE Bealetown to Calverton
Oct. 13
4:58 pm-
5:11 pm
EF-0 Tornado
75 mph
6.3 mi 75 yds
Stafford County
Aquia Harbor
Oct. 13
5:22 pm-
5:29 pm
EF-0 Tornado
80 mph
2.7 mi 75 yds
Prince William County
Oct. 13
5:29 pm-
5:32 pm
EF-0 Tornado
65 mph
1.5 mi 75 yds
Fairfax County
2 NNE Clifton
Oct. 13
5:40 pm-
5:46 pm
EF-0 Tornado
65 mph
3.0 mi 50 yds

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