A severe thunderstorm swept through northern Virginia on Tuesday, August 25, causing damage to trees, the National Weather Service (NWS) said.
The NWS said that severe thunderstorm wind gusts downed numerous trees on Tuesday in northern Virginia.
This video shows churning storm clouds forming over Front Royal, a town near Shenandoah National Park, on Tuesday evening.
Residents in Virginia were also preparing for the impact of Hurricane Laura. The NWS shared a forecast path for the storm, indicating that it may affect the state on Saturday. Credit: Candice Trimble via Storyful