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HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION
MIDDLE ATLANTIC RIVER FORECAST CENTER
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
950 AM EST MON FEB 08 2016

...MORE SNOW FOR THE MID-ATLANTIC REGION THIS WEEK...

A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE MID-ATLANTIC REGION SUNDAY
PROVIDED DRY SEASONABLE WEATHER TO MOST AREAS. THE EXCEPTION WAS
SOUTHEAST VIRGINIA WHERE SOME RAIN FELL DUE TO LOW PRESSURE
OFFSHORE.

 AMT    LOCATION                       COUNTY           ST   NWSID
 0.22   VIRGINIA BEACH - OCE           INDEPENDENT CIT  VA   NTU
 0.09   NORFOLK NAS                    INDEPENDENT CIT  VA   NGU
 0.04   GREAT DISMAL SWAMP 8S NWR      INDEPENDENT CIT  VA   GDSV2
 0.03   NEWPORT NEWS 7.5NNE COCO       YORK             VA   VAYR03
 0.03   NEWPORT NEWS 5.8NE COCO        YORK             VA   VAYR01
 0.03   PATRICK HENRY ARPT             JAMES CITY       VA   PHF
 0.03   NORFOLK                        INDEPENDENT CIT  VA   ORF
 0.03   CAPE CHARLES 5ENE CRN          NORTHAMPTON      VA   CCHV2

LOW PRESSURE OFF THE COAST WILL MOVE NORTHEAST AND AWAY FROM THE
AREA TODAY. ANOTHER LOW IN THE GREAT LAKES WILL DROP SOUTHEAST
SPREADING PRECIPITATION INTO THE WESTERN BASINS LATE IN THE DAY.

SNOW IS EXPECTED ACROSS MOST OF THE REGION TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY
NIGHT WITH SEVERAL INCHES OF ACCUMULATION POSSIBLE FROM SOUTHERN
PENNSYLVANIA TO NORTHERN VIRGINIA. HIGHEST LIQUID PRECIPITATION
AMOUNTS WILL BE ON THE ORDER OF ONE HALF TO THREE QUARTERS OF AN
INCH.

LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE AWAY WEDNESDAY WITH DRIER WEATHER RETURNING.
SNOW SHOWERS AND LAKE EFFECT SNOW ARE EXPECTED WEDNESDAY INTO
THURSDAY FOR THE UPPER SUSQUEHANNA BASIN.

ON AREA RIVERS AND CREEKS, MINOR STAGE CHANGES CAN BE EXPECTED
THROUGH MIDWEEK.

TJR
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