Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1153 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016


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DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-FREDERICK MD-CARROLL-NORTHERN BALTIMORE-
SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-PRINCE GEORGES-ANNE ARUNDEL-CHARLES-
NORTHWEST MONTGOMERY-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST MONTGOMERY-
NORTHWEST HOWARD-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST HOWARD-NORTHWEST HARFORD-
SOUTHEAST HARFORD-PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-
ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-STAFFORD-SPOTSYLVANIA-
NORTHERN FAUQUIER-SOUTHERN FAUQUIER-WESTERN LOUDOUN-
EASTERN LOUDOUN-
1153 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT...

SNOW HAS ENDED ACROSS THE AREA.

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EXTREME WESTERN ALLEGANY-WESTERN HIGHLAND-WESTERN GRANT-
WESTERN MINERAL-WESTERN PENDLETON-
1153 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST
SATURDAY...
...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EST SUNDAY...

* PRECIPITATION TYPE...SNOW

* ACCUMULATIONS 3 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...3 BELOW TO 17 ABOVE ZERO.

* WIND CHILLS...20 TO 35 DEGREES BELOW ZERO TONIGHT THROUGH
  SATURDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SATURDAY. THE HEAVIEST
  SNOW WILL BE TONIGHT. LOWEST WIND CHILLS ARE EXPECTED LATE
  TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...SNOW WILL CAUSE SLIPPERY ROADS AND TRAVEL WILL BE
  DIFFICULT. VISIBILITY WILL BE REDUCED BELOW ONE-HALF MILE AT
  TIMES IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW. THE DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND
  CHILLS WILL LEAD TO FROST BITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS
  ARE NOT TAKEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE
TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED
VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

A WIND CHILL WARNING MEANS THE COMBINATION OF VERY COLD AIR AND
STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES. THIS
WILL RESULT IN FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA OR DEATH IF
PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

&&

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CENTRAL AND EASTERN ALLEGANY-EASTERN HIGHLAND-
NORTHERN VA BLUE RIDGE-CENTRAL VA BLUE RIDGE-HAMPSHIRE-HARDY-
EASTERN GRANT-EASTERN MINERAL-EASTERN PENDLETON-
1153 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EST SUNDAY...

* WIND CHILLS...15 TO 25 DEGREES BELOW ZERO.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...3 TO 21 ABOVE.

* TIMING...LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...FROST BITE AND HYPOTHERMIA ARE POSSIBLE IF
  PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

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.

&&

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