7:28 p.m.: The danger appears to have passed, though heavy storms are still passing through parts of the state, according to the Washington Post. See our liveblog of the evening for more information about the storm. DBK photo editor Charlie DeBoyace took this photo several minutes ago, during the heaviest of the rain:
We leave you with a song we break out whenever things like this (almost kind of) happen. Enjoy, and relax — the worst has apparently passed without major incident.