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Posted at 01:05 PM ET, 06/24/2010

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The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for the D.C. metro area until 8 p.m. This is not unexpected, as an approaching cold front has combined with high heat and humidity to create an unstable atmosphere. From NWS...

HAIL TO 1.5 INCHES IN DIAMETER...THUNDERSTORM WIND GUSTS TO 70 MPH...AND DANGEROUS LIGHTNING ARE POSSIBLE...

We think the best chance of storms is late afternoon into early evening. Check out our full forecast. And stay tuned for updates this afternoon.

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