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

MDZ003-501-502-VAZ028-503-504-WVZ050>052-055-501>506-051700-
/O.CON.KLWX.WS.W.0009.000000T0000Z-150306T0000Z/
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-
353 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* PRECIPITATION TYPES...WINTRY MIX BECOMING SNOW...HEAVY AT
  TIMES.

* ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW...WITH LOCALLY 10 INCHES
  ABOVE 3500 FT.

* TIMING...A MIXTURE OF PRECIPITATION EARLY THIS MORNING WILL
  BECOME ALL SNOW BY MID MORNING. SNOW HEAVIEST THROUGH MIDDAY
  TODAY.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 30S...DROPPING INTO THE LOWER 20S.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED WITH VISIBILITY
  REDUCED TO ONE-QUARTER MILE AT TIMES. TRAVELING WILL BE
  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.

&&

$$

MDZ004>006-011-503>508-VAZ025>027-029>031-040-501-505>508-WVZ053-
051700-
/O.CON.KLWX.WS.W.0009.000000T0000Z-150306T0000Z/
FREDERICK MD-CARROLL-NORTHERN BALTIMORE-SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-
NORTHWEST MONTGOMERY-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY-
NORTHWEST HOWARD-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST HOWARD-NORTHWEST HARFORD-
SOUTHEAST HARFORD-AUGUSTA-ROCKINGHAM-SHENANDOAH-PAGE-WARREN-
CLARKE-RAPPAHANNOCK-NORTHERN FAUQUIER-WESTERN LOUDOUN-
EASTERN LOUDOUN-NORTHERN VA BLUE RIDGE-CENTRAL VA BLUE RIDGE-
JEFFERSON-
353 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* PRECIPITATION TYPES...WINTRY MIX ONSET AROUND MIDNIGHT...THEN
  SNOW... HEAVY AT TIMES.

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

* TIMING...RAIN CHANGES TO WINTRY MIX EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN
  ALL SNOW THROUGH TODAY. SNOW HEAVIEST FROM MID MORNING UNTIL MID
  AFTERNOON.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 30S...DROPPING INTO THE LOWER 20S.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND VISIBILITY WILL
  DROP TO A QUARTER MILE...MAKING TRAVEL 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.

&&

$$

DCZ001-MDZ013-014-016-018-VAZ038-039-050>055-502-051700-
/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-
353 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

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

* PRECIPITATION TYPES...WINTRY MIX...THEN ALL SNOW...HEAVY AT
  TIMES.

* ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW.

* TIMING...RAIN CHANGES TO WINTRY MIX EARLY THIS MORNING THEN ALL
  SNOW BY MIDDAY. SNOW HEAVIEST LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH MID
  AFTERNOON.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 30S...DROPPING INTO THE LOWER 20S.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED...VISIBILITIES WILL DROP
  TO AROUND A QUARTER-MILE AT TIMES...MAKING TRAVEL 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-VAZ036-037-056-057-051700-
/O.CON.KLWX.WS.W.0009.000000T0000Z-150306T0300Z/
ST. MARYS-NELSON-ALBEMARLE-SPOTSYLVANIA-KING GEORGE-
353 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

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

* PRECIPITATION TYPES...WINTRY MIX...THEN SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES.

* ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW.

* TIMING...RAIN CHANGING A WINTRY MIX THIS MORNING...BECOMING ALL
  SNOW BY MIDDAY. SNOW MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES THIS AFTERNOON.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 30S...DROPPING INTO THE MID 20S.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED...VISIBILITIES WILL DROP
  TO AROUND A QUARTER-MILE AT TIMES...MAKING TRAVEL DANGEROUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...
SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE.  THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

ADS/JACKSON



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