Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
659 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING EXPIRES OVER SEVERAL COUNTIES.

MDZ003-501-502-VAZ028-503-504-WVZ050>052-055-501>506-060800-
/O.EXP.KLWX.WS.W.0009.000000T0000Z-150306T0000Z/
/O.CON.KLWX.WC.Y.0011.150306T0500Z-150306T1500Z/
WASHINGTON-EXTREME WESTERN ALLEGANY-CENTRAL AND EASTERN ALLEGANY-
FREDERICK VA-WESTERN HIGHLAND-EASTERN HIGHLAND-HAMPSHIRE-MORGAN-
BERKELEY-HARDY-WESTERN GRANT-EASTERN GRANT-WESTERN MINERAL-
EASTERN MINERAL-WESTERN PENDLETON-EASTERN PENDLETON-
659 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
10 AM EST FRIDAY...
...WINTER STORM WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

* PRECIPITATION TYPES...SNOW.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL END BY 7 PM THIS EVENING.

* TEMPERATURES...3 BELOW TO 20 ABOVE ZERO.

* WIND CHILL...AS LOW AS 14 BELOW DUE TO TEMPERATURES 3 BELOW TO
  11 ABOVE ZERO...AND WINDS NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL REMAIN SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY...MAKING
  TRAVELING DANGEROUS. LOW WIND CHILLS MAY LEAD TO FROSTBITE AND
  HYPOTHERMIA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

&&

$$

MDZ004>006-503>507-VAZ025>027-029>031-040-501-505>508-WVZ053-
060800-
/O.EXP.KLWX.WS.W.0009.000000T0000Z-150306T0000Z/
/O.CON.KLWX.WC.Y.0011.150306T0500Z-150306T1500Z/
FREDERICK MD-CARROLL-NORTHERN BALTIMORE-NORTHWEST MONTGOMERY-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY-NORTHWEST HOWARD-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST HOWARD-NORTHWEST HARFORD-AUGUSTA-ROCKINGHAM-
SHENANDOAH-PAGE-WARREN-CLARKE-RAPPAHANNOCK-NORTHERN FAUQUIER-
WESTERN LOUDOUN-EASTERN LOUDOUN-NORTHERN VA BLUE RIDGE-
CENTRAL VA BLUE RIDGE-JEFFERSON-
659 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
10 AM EST FRIDAY...
...WINTER STORM WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

* PRECIPITATION TYPES...SNOW.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL END BY 7 PM THIS EVENING.

* TEMPERATURES...1 TO 24 ABOVE.

* WIND CHILL...AS LOW AS 11 BELOW DUE TO TEMPERATURES 1 TO 14
  ABOVE...AND WINDS NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL REMAIN SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.
  VISIBILITY WILL BE REDUCED BELOW ONE-QUARTER MILE AT TIMES...
  MAKING TRAVELING DANGEROUS. LOW WIND CHILLS MAY LEAD TO
  FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

&&

$$

MDZ011-508-060100-
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SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-SOUTHEAST HARFORD-
659 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

HEAVY SNOW HAS MOVED OUT OF THE AREA. ADDITIONAL LIGHT SNOW IS
POSSIBLE THIS EVENING...BUT NO SIGNIFICANT ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION
IS EXPECTED.

$$

DCZ001-MDZ013-014-016-018-VAZ038-039-050>055-502-060200-
/O.CON.KLWX.WS.W.0009.000000T0000Z-150306T0200Z/
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-PRINCE GEORGES-ANNE ARUNDEL-CHARLES-CALVERT-
GREENE-MADISON-ORANGE-CULPEPER-
PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-
ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-STAFFORD-SOUTHERN FAUQUIER-
659 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* PRECIPITATION TYPES...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF UP TO AN INCH IS
  POSSIBLE. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION 6 TO 8 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL END BETWEEN 7 PM AND 9 PM THIS EVENING.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 20S.

* WINDS...NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL REMAIN SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.
  VISIBILITY WILL BE REDUCED AT TIMES... MAKING TRAVELING
  DANGEROUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

MDZ017-VAZ036-037-056-057-060300-
/O.CON.KLWX.WS.W.0009.000000T0000Z-150306T0300Z/
ST. MARYS-NELSON-ALBEMARLE-SPOTSYLVANIA-KING GEORGE-
659 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* PRECIPITATION TYPES...SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 4 TO 8 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES THIS EVENING. SNOW WILL
  END BETWEEN 8 PM AND 10 PM THIS EVENING.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 20S.

* WINDS...NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL REMAIN SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.
  VISIBILITY WILL BE REDUCED ONE-QUARTER MILE AT TIMES...MAKING
  TRAVELING DANGEROUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$


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