Alexandria under Severe Thunderstorm Watch until 8 p.m.

Alexandria and the surrounding area are under a Severe Thunderstorm Watch until 8 p.m.

The National Weather Service made the announcement on Friday afternoon.

“Scattered severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and isolated large hail are possible,” NWS said in the advisory. “Isolated instances of flash flooding are possible through early this evening.”

NWS said that severe storms and flash flooding is also possible Saturday afternoon and evening.

Recent Stories

Housing preservation is a central pillar of the plan to save Arlandria-Chirilagua from the anticipated gentrification stemming from Amazon’s HQ2. Last week, city staff told the Planning Commission that effort…

The Fort Ward Museum is planning to reopen next weekend with a live cannon fire demonstration to kick things off. While many of Alexandria’s museums and historic have reopened over…

The U.S. Department of Labor has filed an administrative complaint against a janitorial government contractor operating in Alexandria for discriminating against Black and white job applicants in favor of Hispanic…

Just Sold this week features a historic home on a half-acre lot in the heart of Old Town, complete with “lush grounds” and steps from the Mt. Vernon Trail.


Subscribe to our mailing list