Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Carroll, Harford, Baltimore Co
Updated: Wednesday, July 9 2014, 03:47 PM EDT
A severe thunderstorm warning was issued for eastern Carroll County, western Harford County, central Baltimore County and northern Baltimore City, in effect until 4:30 p.m. Wednesday.
"At 3:39 pm EDT a severe thunderstorm was detected near Gamber or 9 miles southeast of Westminster and was moving east at 25 mph," The National Weather Service said. "This storm is capable of producing hail up to the size of quarters and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph."
Impacted locations include Westminster, Gamber, Eldersburg, Reisterstown and Owings Mills.
"This is a dangerous storm," NWS said. "If you are in its path...prepare immediately for damaging wind gusts and frequent cloud to ground lightning. Move indoors to a sturdy building and stay away from windows."
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