Short Term Forecast
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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
247 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

DCZ001-MDZ004>006-011-013-014-016>018-503>507-VAZ036>040-050>057-
501-502-505>508-052100-
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-FREDERICK MD-CARROLL-NORTHERN BALTIMORE-
SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-PRINCE GEORGES-ANNE ARUNDEL-CHARLES-ST. MARYS-
CALVERT-NORTHWEST MONTGOMERY-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY-
NORTHWEST HOWARD-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST HOWARD-NORTHWEST HARFORD-
NELSON-ALBEMARLE-GREENE-MADISON-RAPPAHANNOCK-ORANGE-CULPEPER-
PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-
ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-STAFFORD-SPOTSYLVANIA-
KING GEORGE-NORTHERN FAUQUIER-SOUTHERN FAUQUIER-WESTERN LOUDOUN-
EASTERN LOUDOUN-NORTHERN VA BLUE RIDGE-CENTRAL VA BLUE RIDGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WASHINGTON...FREDERICK...WESTMINSTER...
PARKTON...REISTERSTOWN...COCKEYSVILLE...BALTIMORE...DUNDALK...
CATONSVILLE...ANNAPOLIS...WALDORF...ST MARYS CITY...GERMANTOWN...
DAMASCUS...ROCKVILLE...LISBON...COLUMBIA...ELLICOTT CITY...
JARRETTSVILLE...CHARLOTTESVILLE...CULPEPER...MANASSAS...
MANASSAS PARK...FAIRFAX...ALEXANDRIA...FALLS CHURCH...
FREDERICKSBURG...WARRENTON...PURCELLVILLE...LEESBURG...ASHBURN...
BIG MEADOWS...WINTERGREEN
247 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.NOW...
A BAND OF HEAVY SNOW WILL IMPACT LOCATIONS ALONG AND EAST OF THE
BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS...INCLUDING WASHINGTON DC AND BALTIMORE
THROUGH 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON. VISIBILITY WILL BE REDUCED BELOW ONE-
QUARTER MILE AND SNOWFALL RATES UP TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR ARE
EXPECTED. PLEASE DO NOT TRAVEL ACROSS THESE AREAS IF YOU DO NOT
HAVE TO. TRAVELLING WILL BE EXTREMELY DANGEROUS THIS AFTERNOON.

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