The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Watch for Germantown and all of Montgomery County as well as all surrounding counties and the District of Columbia until 8:00 pm tonight.
Be alert for rapidly changing weather conditions and be prepared to take shelter if a warning is issued, listen to local media for changes in weather conditions. Thunderstorms will likely develop this afternoon.
A Tornado Watch means that conditions are right for the possible formation of tornadic activity. If a Tornado Warning is issued for your area seek shelter immediately.