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DC FEMS reports the 2800 block of Buena Vista Terrace SE is closed due to fire activity. Please use alternate routes.

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July 05, 2020 - 10:40 PM

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Washington Gas reports the 600 block of Kenyon Street NW is closed until further notice due to service repairs. Please use alternate routes.

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July 05, 2020 - 8:37 PM

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MPD reports the crash activity has cleared and the 1200 block of Southern Avenue SE is now open to traffic.

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July 05, 2020 - 8:04 PM

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3D Robbery investigation at approximately 1915hrs in the 1300 block of Kenyon St NW. Lookout is for, 2 B/M'S 14-15 years old, one wearing a black shirt, and brown pants, and anther one is wearing a black shirt and blue pants. DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/ EVENT # I20200363752
Sent to 3rd District (PSA 301-308) Alert DC
Sent by MPD CAD # 10845

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July 05, 2020 - 7:56 PM

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The National Weather Service (NWS) has canceled the Severe Thunderstorm Warning for the Northwestern District of Columbia.

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July 05, 2020 - 7:39 PM

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MPD reports the 1200 block of Southern Avenue SE is closed in both directions until further notice due to a vehicle crash. Please use alternate routes.

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July 05, 2020 - 6:37 PM

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The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for the Northwestern District of Columbia on Sunday, July 5th until 6:00 PM EDT.

Hazard: 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

Source: Radar indicated.

Impact: Damaging winds will cause some trees and large branches to fall. This could injure those outdoors, as well as damage homes and vehicles. Roadways may become blocked by downed trees. Localized power outages are possible. Unsecured light objects may become projectiles.

Locations impacted include:
Arlington, Alexandria, Bethesda, Falls Church, Pimmit Hills, Reagan National Airport, Mclean, Rosslyn, Crystal City, Nationals Park, Howard University, Lincolnia, Tysons Corner, Lake Barcroft, Chevy Chase, Martin`s Additions, Anacostia, American University, Friendship Village and Georgetown.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS:

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building.

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July 05, 2020 - 5:41 PM

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DC Water reports the repairs are complete and water has been restored to the affected customers on 17th Street between Kalorama Road and Euclid Street NW.

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July 05, 2020 - 5:22 PM

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The National Weather Service (NWS) reports the temperature is 80 degrees, with a heat index forecast of 93 degrees. A Heat Emergency has been issued in the District of Columbia. Due to impacts from COVID-19, the list of cooling centers has changed. Visit heat.dc.gov for an updated list of available cooling centers.

Take an active role in your safety and take action to stay cool:

· Drink plenty of water and wear lightweight, loose fitting clothing.

· Do not leave children or pets in vehicles.

· If you see an animal left outside or in vehicles during extreme heat, call the Humane Rescue Alliance at 202-576-6664.

· Pet owners should keep pets indoors, walk pets early in the morning, and give pets plenty of water.

For additional tips on extreme heat, visit ready.dc.gov/extremeheat

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July 05, 2020 - 12:52 PM

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MPD reports the police activity in the 1400 block of Cedar St SE is clear and all associated road closures are now open to traffic.

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July 05, 2020 - 11:57 AM

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