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Monday’s weather could be a little rough here in Maryland.
The National Weather Service has just issued a Tornado Watch and Flash Flood Warning for much of the state.
The Tornado Watch will remain in effect until 10 p.m. ET Monday night.
Primary threats include potential tornadoes and damaging wind gusts up to 70 mph.
A Tornado Watch means that weather conditions are favorable for tornadoes and severe thunderstorms in and close to the watch area.
The NWS says “isolated tornadoes and locally damaging winds are possible with thunderstorms this afternoon and evening.”
The Flash Flood Warning, meanwhile, will remain in effect until 5:45 p.m.
Officials are reminding residents not to attempt to drive through standing water.
Another round of heavy rainfall is expected Wednesday, the advisory continues.
Stay ahead of dangerous storms by tracking them on local radar here.