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Posted at 10:00 PM ET, 03/10/2011

Storms wind down, showers continue for now

By Ian Livingston

Flash flood warning north; state of emergency in Md.

10:00 p.m. update: Light to moderate rain showers continue to work south to north through the region, but the back edge is getting close and the severe thunderstorm threat is pretty much done. With the cold front behind us now, temperatures have fallen back into the 40s and the rain should end over the next couple of hours. The flash flood warning over the District has now been discontinued but river flood warnings remain in effect. Remember never cross standing water on roadways, especially at night when it is harder to judge depth.

The National Weather Service reports 12-20 trees were knocked in Centreville around 7:00 p.m. near Eleanor Lawrence Park and Walney Road on Rt. 28. It's not clear if this was due to straight line winds or a tornado but presumably the National Weather Service will assess tomorrow.

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From 3:00 p.m...

Through Tonight: More bands of rain (including a new slug moving north now) wander slowly across the area, and we're keeping on eye on the severe thunderstorm risk as the cold front passes later. A thunderstorm watch remains in place to our south and some of that activity could work it's way up here, even though we remain in 'cool' and stable air just north of the warm front for now. Any storms may contain damaging winds and perhaps an isolated tornado. By late evening the rain threat should be dwindling, and after midnight the risk mostly disappears while drier plus slightly cooler air filters in from the northwest. Lows range from around 40 to the mid-40s.

Tomorrow (Friday): We finish the work week with a rather pleasant and near average day. Partly cloudy skies and a breeze from the northwest, sustained near 10 mph at times with gusts to around 25 mph, mix with highs in the low-to-mid 50s.

See David Streit's forecast through the beginning of next week. And if you haven't already, join us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Rain and flooding: Rainfall now ranging from about 0.75" (west) to 1.5" (east) -- some higher and lower -- continue to cause problems across the region. Some area schools even let out early today thanks to increasingly flooded roads. Dr. Gridlock reports that the American Legion MARC lot at the Laurel station will be closed through Friday due to river flooding. Further north, officials in the Baltimore area are also bracing for flooding, though no major incidents have been noted thus far.

8:10 p.m. update: All the severe thunderstorm (or earlier tornado) warnings have ended, and the risk of more is low. The main heavy rain threat moves north with what's left of the line that passed through the area, though additional light to moderate showers are a good bet over the next few hours, probably ending around or just after midnight. On a wind shift to the west and northwest, temperatures fall through the 50s and 40s over the next few hours.

Some reports of wind damage are coming in across the area, particulary in Virginia. In addition, flash flood warnings continue through late evening in the immediate area and to the north.

7:35 p.m. update: The tornado warning that was in effect until 7:30 p.m. has ended. Showers and storms are now moving into the northern and eastern portions of the area while weakening at least a bit. The air mass north of D.C. is more stable than it was to the south, so the main severe storm risk is dwindling. However, heavy rain is accompanying this activity and it will only exacerbate any flooding problems. Remember, never drive into standing water on roadways. More showers are possible behind the line, but they will be lighter as cooler air starts moving in.

7:10 p.m. update: A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for parts of Anne Arundel, Prince Georges, Fairfax, and surrounding areas until 8:00 p.m. These storms are capable of producing winds past 60 mph.

7:00 p.m. update: A TORNADO WARNING has been issued for west central Montgomery, eastern Loudoun, north central Prince William and northwestern Fairfax counties until 7:30 p.m. This storm was near Centreville and moving toward Dulles International, South Riding, Arcola, Broadlands, Herndon, Brambleton, Ashburn, Countryside, Lansdowne and Lowes Island. Take cover immediately in these areas.

6:45 p.m. update: The earlier tornado warning has ended, but some rotation continues in the storm near Manassas. Other warnings issued earlier remain in effect. Storms moving through central Fairfax county and crossing the Potomac river south should move into D.C. over the next half hour.

6:30 p.m. update: The severe thunderstorm watch has been extended north across the area.

6:20 p.m. update: A TORNADO WARNING has been issued for central Fauquier and northwestern Prince William county until 6:45 p.m. A storm capable of producing a tornado was near Bealeton, Va. and Warrenton, The Plains and Harmarket are in line. Take cover immediately in these locations.

6:15 p.m. update: A severe thunderstorm warning is now in effect for Fauquier, Loudoun, Prince William, Fairfax, Stafford and Charles counties as a line of severe thunderstorms moves north northeast through the area. Damaging winds in excess of 60 mph are possible.

6:05 p.m. update: A flash flood warning has been issued for most of the metro area until 9:45 p.m. as potentially dangerous thunderstorms move through the region. Watch out for ponding on roadways and sidewalks, and remember not to drive through standing water. A state of emergency has been declared in Maryland due to the flooding.

5:40 update: Another warning has been issued for Loudoun and parts of Fauquier county not covered by the previous one -- also for winds to 60 mph. It runs until 6:15 p.m. Storms will move toward D.C. over the next hour.

5:25 p.m. update: A severe thunderstorm warning is in effect for Fauquier and Stafford counties (as well as most surrounding counties) through 6 p.m. These storms are quickly headed northeast toward the area and the line looks pretty nasty. The warning notes that winds as high as 60 mph are possible. Flood warnings also continue in the region through late evening. Additionally, a state of emergency has been declared in Maryland due to the flooding.

4:25 p.m. update: Heavy rain that has dropped as much as .5" to 1" in the last hour and a half in spots near D.C. and to the east is now lifting north as flood warnings continue (now also covering Montgomery, Anne Arundel and Prince Georges counties) through late evening. Additional showers and thunderstorms (some now severe warned) to the south and southwest will move toward us, arriving around 6 p.m. across the southwest portion of the region. There may be a sizeable break in between these rounds, but spottier showers or additional development is possible prior to the next round.

3:00 p.m.: A flood warning has been issued for D.C., Arlington, Prince William, Fairfax and Stafford counties through 9 p.m. due to periods of rain moving through the area this afternoon, and that remains the case before things taper off overnight. Highs have crept into the mid-and-upper 50s as air flow from the south and southeast continues ahead of a cold front and low pressure system slated to pass by over the next several hours.

By Ian Livingston  | March 10, 2011; 10:00 PM ET
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Comments

Looks like Loudoun is about finished, or is something else coming?

Posted by: tws1372 | March 10, 2011 3:13 PM | Report abuse

Is CWG still calling for nightmare PM commute with heavy rain & possible t-storms, or has the chance of that decreased some from this morning?

Posted by: FIREDRAGON47 | March 10, 2011 3:19 PM | Report abuse

tws1372, there is another batch rotating this way from southwest VA, so it's not done further west. However, the highest totals should be east of there.

Posted by: Ian-CapitalWeatherGang | March 10, 2011 3:21 PM | Report abuse

FIREDRAGON47, it looks right now like the timing might spare at least part of the commute though that's not a given. Seems this batch should move through over the next hour or so and the next batch would come in toward the tail end of the typical commute. Of course this current band is not moving terribly fast and flooding can happen whether or not it's raining at the time. I would imagine it won't be too much fun either way.

Posted by: Ian-CapitalWeatherGang | March 10, 2011 3:29 PM | Report abuse

It's getting darker and darker in Rosslyn...

Posted by: weathergeek1 | March 10, 2011 3:57 PM | Report abuse

The usually calm creek near my backyard has turned into a raging river.

Posted by: cubscapsfan | March 10, 2011 4:27 PM | Report abuse

Mont.Co. Fire & Rescue just posted this to social media: "Radar indicates heavy rainfall w/embedded T-Storms approaching. Flooding likely in some areas w/half an inch of rain per hour possible thru 8pm." Is this accurate?

Posted by: JedinBethesda | March 10, 2011 4:43 PM | Report abuse

JedinBethesda, it's partly accurate in that when it's raining rates around there are possible. However, it won't be raining nonstop through that time.

Posted by: Ian-CapitalWeatherGang | March 10, 2011 4:54 PM | Report abuse

Several flooding reports coming in from around the area. Reports of evacuations NE of Baltimore, probably due to coastal flooding/tides, though they've recieved multiple heavier bands of rain that way.

Posted by: Brian-CapitalWeatherGang | March 10, 2011 5:09 PM | Report abuse

Any idea when the rain will taper off this evening? Mr. SouthArly is flying in to DCA around 10:00 pm.

Posted by: SouthArly | March 10, 2011 5:20 PM | Report abuse

Big storms around Richmond headed this way. I wonder if they will hold together as they approach the metro area.

Posted by: bgaffney491 | March 10, 2011 5:26 PM | Report abuse

tws1372,

according to the NWS radar, it looks like there's still one more wave of rain coming our way.

Posted by: BobMiller2 | March 10, 2011 5:28 PM | Report abuse

1.5" of rain so far today. can't wait for the next batch. it's like waiting for the grand finale of the day-long rain show.

Posted by: walter-in-fallschurch | March 10, 2011 5:55 PM | Report abuse

Big time storm here in NW Spotsy. pouring rain, wind & lighting. Dog is scared to death.

Posted by: VaTechBob | March 10, 2011 6:14 PM | Report abuse

Sever thunder storm warning for fairfax counties

Posted by: weatherfreak1994 | March 10, 2011 6:16 PM | Report abuse

"rain rain go away, thats what all my haters say" -Wale

Posted by: SNOWLUVER | March 10, 2011 6:18 PM | Report abuse

Flash of lightening and rumbles of thunder along with a heavy downpour after a lull south of Hamilton LoCo

Posted by: worldtraveler83 | March 10, 2011 6:18 PM | Report abuse

Is that storm going to loose any severity as it comes up towards DC?

Posted by: hereandnow1 | March 10, 2011 6:23 PM | Report abuse

Sever thunder storm warning for fairfax counties

Posted by: weatherfreak1994 | March 10, 2011 6:16 PM | Report abuse
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How many Fairfax counties are there in this region?

Posted by: rpcv84 | March 10, 2011 6:26 PM | Report abuse

hereandnow1, they might pulse up and down but should generally hold together.

Posted by: Ian-CapitalWeatherGang | March 10, 2011 6:28 PM | Report abuse

tws1372,

according to the NWS radar, it looks like there's still one more wave of rain coming our way.

Posted by: BobMiller2 | March 10, 2011 5:28 PM | Report abuse
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Thanks. It's sunny and very dry here in HoCo.

Posted by: rpcv84 | March 10, 2011 6:28 PM | Report abuse

We're getting hammered right now with torrential rains and wind from a severe thunderstorm. The rain rates are tremendous on top of the 1.5" we've already received today.

Posted by: david_in_stafford | March 10, 2011 6:28 PM | Report abuse

Check out the cross converging storms on radar approaching DC - easy to see how one of these cells could spin up a tornado.

Posted by: manatt | March 10, 2011 6:29 PM | Report abuse

We're getting hammered right now with...

Posted by: david_in_stafford | March 10, 2011 6:28 PM | Report abuse
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Thx David. While you're getting hammered, my neighbor lady is getting nailed by her BF who just came in from work...

Posted by: rpcv84 | March 10, 2011 6:32 PM | Report abuse

How many Fairfax counties are there in this region?

Posted by: rpcv84 | March 10, 2011 6:26 PM | Report abuse

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only one last time I checked...

Posted by: BobMiller2 | March 10, 2011 6:34 PM | Report abuse

Centreville VA Heavy downpours. Radar looks scary.

Posted by: FIREDRAGON47 | March 10, 2011 6:38 PM | Report abuse

Thunder and lightning in east Manassas; dogs in lap.

Posted by: manassasmissy | March 10, 2011 6:43 PM | Report abuse

Centreville VA Heavy downpours. Radar looks scary.

Posted by: FIREDRAGON47 | March 10, 2011 6:38 PM | Report abuse
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Take a Xanax and cover yourself up with a blanket. You'll be ok!!

Posted by: rpcv84 | March 10, 2011 6:45 PM | Report abuse

Thunder and lightning in east Manassas; dogs in lap.

Posted by: manassasmissy | March 10, 2011 6:43 PM | Report abuse
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Are they giving you a lap dance??

Posted by: rpcv84 | March 10, 2011 6:47 PM | Report abuse

@rpcv84 Can't watch scary radar if I'm under a blanket.

Heavy rain, thunder & lightning in Centreville.

Posted by: FIREDRAGON47 | March 10, 2011 6:48 PM | Report abuse

@BobMiller2: Are you the offspring of BobMiller1?

Posted by: rpcv84 | March 10, 2011 6:52 PM | Report abuse

New Tornado Warning.
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DULLES INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...
SOUTH RIDING...
ARCOLA...
BROADLANDS...
HERNDON...
BRAMBLETON...
ASHBURN...
COUNTRYSIDE...
LANSDOWNE...
LOWES ISLAND...

Posted by: Brian-CapitalWeatherGang | March 10, 2011 7:03 PM | Report abuse

New tornado warning now out for FFX/Loudoun and MoCo. Track includes IAD, Reston, Ashburn, Lansdowne.

Posted by: PSUMarkDC | March 10, 2011 7:04 PM | Report abuse

Tornado warning in Montgomery County-Topper Shutt seemed to suggest it was Gaithersburg, Rockville, Olney, etc., do I need to take cover in Bethesda, too?

Posted by: JedinBethesda | March 10, 2011 7:05 PM | Report abuse

uh oh...I'm in the tornado warning area...I'm headed for the basement...

Posted by: BobMiller2 | March 10, 2011 7:05 PM | Report abuse

Still no lightning or thunder here in Oakton. Storm front's taking its time making its way to the Beltway...

Posted by: PSUMarkDC | March 10, 2011 7:07 PM | Report abuse

All is quiet here for now, in Silver Spring.

Posted by: Murre | March 10, 2011 7:08 PM | Report abuse

Can someone explain to me why Channel 4 is treating this rather casually while Channel 9 is all over it and cut into national news? Both are looking at the same radar yet the reactions are very different. Is Topper too much of an alarmist? Channel 7 is also on top of it.

Posted by: SPS1 | March 10, 2011 7:09 PM | Report abuse

rpcv84, please go away.

Posted by: natsncats | March 10, 2011 7:11 PM | Report abuse

Weather radio went off about 5 minutes ago with the tornado warning here in Annandale, still pretty quiet out though.

Posted by: Booster | March 10, 2011 7:11 PM | Report abuse

@JedinBethesda--Tornado Warning is for western Montgomery County.

Posted by: Murre | March 10, 2011 7:13 PM | Report abuse

Everything's gone bold!

Posted by: rwalker66 | March 10, 2011 7:13 PM | Report abuse

That's Bold Jerry, Bold!!

Posted by: jrodfoo | March 10, 2011 7:15 PM | Report abuse

Tornado warning in Montgomery County-Topper Shutt seemed to suggest it was Gaithersburg, Rockville, Olney, etc., do I need to take cover in Bethesda, too?

Posted by: JedinBethesda | March 10, 2011 7:05 PM | Report abuse
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YES. GO TO YOUR BATHROOM AND HIDE IN THE BATHTUB. JED - GO NOW ___URGENT___

Posted by: rpcv84 | March 10, 2011 7:18 PM | Report abuse

TOPPER SAYS NO HAIL AND 35MPH IN POOLESVILLE. BOBMILLER2: please let us know if this is a weather record for 3/9/11. THanks muich.

Posted by: rpcv84 | March 10, 2011 7:22 PM | Report abuse

Centreville VA SO MUCH RAIN
It was noisy for a couple minutes when the gust front went through, but the power never flickered. Rain seems to be finally easing up here.
Very bad time to be out on the road.

Posted by: FIREDRAGON47 | March 10, 2011 7:26 PM | Report abuse

Well, all was quiet in Sterling. Was in the line of fire for the tornado, but just had A LOT of rain and very gusty winds.

Posted by: kridgely | March 10, 2011 7:27 PM | Report abuse

Winds have dramaticle picked up in falls church

Posted by: weatherfreak1994 | March 10, 2011 7:32 PM | Report abuse

Winds have dramaticle picked up in falls church

Posted by: weatherfreak1994 | March 10, 2011 7:32 PM | Report abuse
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What does "dramaticle" mean?

Posted by: rpcv84 | March 10, 2011 7:34 PM | Report abuse

there is definitely something dramaticle going on

Posted by: AndrewRockville | March 10, 2011 7:34 PM | Report abuse

Really windy

Posted by: weatherfreak1994 | March 10, 2011 7:38 PM | Report abuse

Really windy

Posted by: weatherfreak1994 | March 10, 2011 7:38 PM | Report abuse

@weatherfreak1994: Thanks. It wasn't in my on-line dictionary.

Posted by: rpcv84 | March 10, 2011 7:46 PM | Report abuse

It's starting to get dramaticle here in Silver Spring. Rain has begun and there was some wind too.

Posted by: Murre | March 10, 2011 7:46 PM | Report abuse

Everybody: Come on over to my place and we can all stand around and sing "It's Raining Men!" Alleluia, it's raining men!! That will help calm our nerves and get us through this extremely dangerous event.

Posted by: rpcv84 | March 10, 2011 7:49 PM | Report abuse

It's starting to get dramaticle here in Silver Spring. Rain has begun and there was some wind too.

Posted by: Murre | March 10, 2011 7:46 PM | Report abuse
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Some wind, too? No, it was me. I just had a bean burrito.

Posted by: rpcv84 | March 10, 2011 7:54 PM | Report abuse

**exhales**

ok, it's over. despite being under a tornado warning, no tornadoes here in the sterling area but it rained EXTREMELY hard - - harder than i've seen in a long time.

the current radar image is very reassuring.

Posted by: BobMiller2 | March 10, 2011 7:56 PM | Report abuse

rpcv84

NO!

Posted by: SNOWLUVER | March 10, 2011 7:58 PM | Report abuse

@BobMiller2: Are you related to BobMiller3?

Posted by: rpcv84 | March 10, 2011 7:58 PM | Report abuse

hhhmmmm.... well, THAT was underwhelming...

Posted by: walter-in-fallschurch | March 10, 2011 8:07 PM | Report abuse

@walter-in-fallschurch: I agree. All this nervousness and hoopla for nothing. It was not dramaticle at all.

Posted by: rpcv84 | March 10, 2011 8:11 PM | Report abuse

walter, we had noted the stable air in the region earlier. It seems the storms ran into it right on D.C.'s doorstep. Still, it's fairly impressive so early in the season and a few weeks later it could have been a pretty big deal... the setup is quite "classic" for spinups and such around here.

Posted by: Ian-CapitalWeatherGang | March 10, 2011 8:15 PM | Report abuse

Heckuva storm went through at 6:30 p.m. in New Baltimore ... I guess on its way to Loudoun. I was at a school conference, they made us take cover in the halls. Roared so loud I was sure a tornado had gone over.

Are we done for the night?

Posted by: weathergrrl | March 10, 2011 8:21 PM | Report abuse

Despite the heavy rains and warm temperatures there is still a pile of SNOW on Bolling AFB. : )

Posted by: lilmacumd | March 10, 2011 8:24 PM | Report abuse

lilmacumd,
wow... cool. please keep track of it and let us know when it's gone. i'm curious to know where the last pile of snow is. got a pic? crazer sent in a pic of one from college park today.

CWG,
1.68" of rain here for today. looks like a little more rain coming. what's the total so far from national airport? how close to the record are we?

Posted by: walter-in-fallschurch | March 10, 2011 8:41 PM | Report abuse

"hhhmmmm.... well, THAT was underwhelming..."

Couldn't agree more. I say this all the time. The media here loves fear headlines to get you to click a webpage or put on their channel. Tornado warnings used to mean that a tornado was definitley sighted, either visually or on radar. Not what it is today, where we get vague "well there might be some rotation here" or some other such nonsense.

At the time of the alleged "tornado" here in Centreville, there was light rain and light wind. And warnings were all over the map. Having grown up in Illinois, believe me you'll know when a real tornado is baring down on you.

I've said this before with all the misfired snow forecasts this area's weather people have. These types of things will be like the boy crying wolf. When there really is a dangerous storm this spring/summer, people will blow off the warnings because of nights like tonight.

Posted by: southside721 | March 10, 2011 9:05 PM | Report abuse

"hhhmmmm.... well, THAT was underwhelming..."

Couldn't agree more. I say this all the time. The media here loves fear headlines to get you to click a webpage or put on their channel. Tornado warnings used to mean that a tornado was definitley sighted, either visually or on radar. Not what it is today, where we get vague "well there might be some rotation here" or some other such nonsense.

At the time of the alleged "tornado" here in Centreville, there was light rain and light wind. And warnings were all over the map. Having grown up in Illinois, believe me you'll know when a real tornado is baring down on you.

I've said this before with all the misfired snow forecasts this area's weather people have. These types of things will be like the boy crying wolf. When there really is a dangerous storm this spring/summer, people will blow off the warnings because of nights like tonight.

Posted by: southside721 | March 10, 2011 9:06 PM | Report abuse

I agree with you totally southside721

Posted by: weatherfreak1994 | March 10, 2011 9:24 PM | Report abuse

Centreville VA No tornadoes, but the rain is still coming down & I'm certain there's flash flooding in many areas. This is not a night to be out driving.

Posted by: FIREDRAGON47 | March 10, 2011 9:30 PM | Report abuse

Two of the three ways to get to the house were closed due to flooding roads. On one, a car went into a creek and had to be pulled out by rescue workers. The other was shut due to water over the road. This is definitely a night to be home.

Posted by: worldtraveler83 | March 10, 2011 9:49 PM | Report abuse

Southside, weatherfreak: If I were you, I'd quit looking at CWG and do your own predictions standing out in your back yards. What do you need all this technology for if you insist on seeing the tornado BEFORE it hits?

Posted by: weathergrrl | March 10, 2011 9:54 PM | Report abuse

Folks- we just report the National Weather Service warnings. If they issue a tornado warning, it's because the radar indicates rotation and the potential for a tornado. Of course, we're going to highlight this. It's a matter of public safety. Yes, there are false alarms. That's just part of forecasting.

Posted by: Jason-CapitalWeatherGang | March 10, 2011 10:10 PM | Report abuse

worldtraveler83, sounds like you played it safe tonight. Glad you didn't cross water-covered roads. Everyone following this example, I hope?

Posted by: Camden-CapitalWeatherGang | March 10, 2011 10:12 PM | Report abuse

CWG did not play this up as a "big" severe weather day. Rain was always really the major story in this area. If you look back at the language used regarding tonight's storms prior to them happening you can discern a difference between what we saw earlier and what we might see during a major outbreak. Still, even with a day full of rain and minimal time between the warm front and cold front, this event "produced" pretty well for one this time of year. The circulation in the tornado warning was fairly significant for a time.. the NWS would be doing a disservice to people by not warning it.

Posted by: Ian-CapitalWeatherGang | March 10, 2011 10:18 PM | Report abuse

Irony... Tonight, I was scheduled to give a talk at the Annapolis Maritime Museum based on my book, Hurricanes and the Middle Atlantic States. The program was canceled when the Severn River surrounded the museum, flooded parking areas and inundated a section of the adjacent street as stiff easterly winds raised a high tide.

Posted by: ricschwartz | March 10, 2011 11:06 PM | Report abuse

@CWG - Stop apologizing for cripes sake.

Lots of rain and wind at the 301 Bridge, but the T-storm barely winged us. The puppy had fun in the mud.

Thought about walter today. Too bad it wasn't 29 degrees!

Posted by: waterfrontproperty | March 10, 2011 11:37 PM | Report abuse

May be we are still groping in the dark and time to do the brushing of the ourselves and only way I think we can do is to polish the English
gazette
PRONUNCIATION:
(guh-ZET)
MEANING:
noun:
1. A newspaper (now mostly used in the name of newspapers, for example, the Montreal Gazette).
2. An official journal of an organization, for example, a government journal listing appointment, promotions, etc.

verb tr.:
1. To announce in an official journal.
2. To publish the appointment of someone in an official journal.
ETYMOLOGY:
From French, from Italian gazzetta (news sheet), from Venetian gazeta (a small coin), diminutive of gaza (magpie). The news sheet may have been named so because it sold for a gazeta or its content was compared to the chattering of magpies. The coin may have been named from its marking. Earliest documented use: 1607.
USAGE:
"The printing was completed last night and copies of the gazettes will be sent to the Parliament Secretariat this morning."
Oath in a Day or Two; The Daily Star (Dhaka, Bangladesh); Jan 2, 2009.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:
At least one way of measuring the freedom of any society is the amount of comedy that is permitted, and clearly a healthy society permits more satirical comment than a repressive, so that if comedy is to function in some way as a safety release then it must obviously deal with these taboo areas. This is part of the responsibility we accord our licensed jesters, that nothing be excused the searching light of comedy. If anything can survive the probe of humour it is clearly of value, and conversely all groups who claim immunity from laughter are claiming special privileges which should not be granted. -Eric Idle, comedian, actor, and author (b. 1943)

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Posted by: flymulla | March 11, 2011 1:56 PM | Report abuse

Sad that we have problems all over the world now. Gaddfi, Tunisia, Egypt and all Obama has little cash andmore promises. I wonder where we are going I thank you May be Myanamar Calander was right December 2012 we are Kput I thank you No I am not pessimist just beiong a little realistic I thank you Firozali A.Mulla DBA

Posted by: flymulla | March 11, 2011 2:14 PM | Report abuse

Sad that we have problems all over the world now. Gaddfi, Tunisia, Egypt and all Obama has little cash andmore promises. I wonder where we are going I thank you May be Myanamar Calander was right December 2012 we are Kput I thank you No I am not pessimist just beiong a little realistic I thank you Firozali A.Mulla DBA

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