Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36
342
WWUS41 KLWX 101507
WSWLWX

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1007 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

MDZ501-VAZ503-WVZ501-503-505-102315-
/O.CON.KLWX.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-160211T2300Z/
/O.CON.KLWX.WC.Y.0003.160211T0500Z-160211T1500Z/
EXTREME WESTERN ALLEGANY-WESTERN HIGHLAND-WESTERN GRANT-
WESTERN MINERAL-WESTERN PENDLETON-
1007 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST
THURSDAY...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
10 AM EST THURSDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...ACCUMULATING SNOW SHOWERS AND WIND CHILLS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL SNOW 2 TO 4 INCHES.

* TIMING...THE SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY...WITH LIGHT
  SNOW POSSIBLE THURSDAY NIGHT. WIND CHILLS WILL DROP BELOW 10
  BELOW ZERO TONIGHT AND ARE EXPECTED TO RISE INTO THE SINGLE
  DIGITS BELOW ZERO DURING THE DAY THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS RESULTING IN POSSIBLE TRAVEL
  DISRUPTIONS. WIND CHILLS LESS THAN 10 BELOW ZERO WILL BE
  DANGEROUS IF PROPER PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH...INCREASING TO WEST 15 TO 25 MPH
  WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH TONIGHT AND TOMORROW.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL BE IN THE TEENS.
  TEMPERATURES WILL DROP IN THE LOWER SINGLE DIGITS ABOVE ZERO
  TONIGHT...WITH ISOLATED SPOTS IN THE SINGLE DIGITS BELOW ZERO.

* WIND CHILL...BETWEEN 10 AND 20 BELOW ZERO TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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.

&&

$$

VAZ504-507-508-WVZ506-102315-
/O.CON.KLWX.WC.Y.0003.160211T0500Z-160211T1500Z/
EASTERN HIGHLAND-NORTHERN VA BLUE RIDGE-CENTRAL VA BLUE RIDGE-
EASTERN PENDLETON-
1007 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
10 AM EST THURSDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...WIND CHILLS.

* WIND CHILL...BETWEEN 10 AND 20 BELOW ZERO TONIGHT.

* TIMING...WIND CHILLS WILL DROP BELOW 10 BELOW ZERO TONIGHT AND
  ARE EXPECTED TO RISE INTO THE SINGLE DIGITS BELOW ZERO DURING
  THE DAY THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...WIND CHILLS LESS THAN 10 BELOW ZERO WILL BE
  DANGEROUS IF PROPER PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...SINGLE DIGITS TO MID TEENS.

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.

&&

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.