Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
131 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

MDZ017-VAZ036-037-056-057-050245-
/O.UPG.KLWX.WS.A.0005.150305T0800Z-150306T0200Z/
/O.EXB.KLWX.WS.W.0009.150305T0800Z-150306T0300Z/
ST. MARYS-NELSON-ALBEMARLE-SPOTSYLVANIA-KING GEORGE-
131 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 10 PM EST
THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW AND SLEET...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 10 PM EST THURSDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS
NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

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

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 3 TO 6 INCHES...ALONG WITH
  AROUND A TRACE OF ICE.

* TIMING...RAIN CHANGING TO SNOW AND SLEET LATE TONIGHT. SNOW AND
  SLEET WILL TRANSITION TO ALL SNOW BY MIDDAY THURSDAY. SNOW AND
  SLEET MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES.

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

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED...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.

&&

$$

MDZ003-501-502-VAZ028-503-504-WVZ050>052-055-501>506-050245-
/O.CON.KLWX.WS.W.0009.150305T0000Z-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-
131 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 7 PM EST THURSDAY...

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

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 6 TO 10 INCHES.

* TIMING...RAIN CHANGES TO WINTRY MIX THIS EVENING THEN ALL SNOW
  OVERNIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY. SNOW HEAVIEST LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
  MIDDAY THURSDAY.

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

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE 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-
050245-
/O.CON.KLWX.WS.W.0009.150305T0300Z-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-
131 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING
TO 7 PM EST THURSDAY...

* PRECIPITATION TYPES...WINTRY MIX LATE THIS EVENING...THEN
  SNOW... HEAVY AT TIMES.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 6 TO 10 INCHES.

* TIMING...RAIN CHANGES TO WINTRY MIX LATE THIS EVENING THEN ALL
  SNOW THROUGH THURSDAY. SNOW HEAVIEST THURSDAY LATE MORNING
  THROUGH MID AFTERNOON.

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

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

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED...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>055-502-050245-
/O.CON.KLWX.WS.W.0009.150305T0500Z-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-
131 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO 9 PM EST THURSDAY...

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

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

* TIMING...RAIN CHANGES TO WINTRY MIX AROUND MIDNIGHT THEN ALL
  SNOW THURSDAY. SNOW HEAVIEST THURSDAY LATE MORNING TO 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.

&&

$$

HTS



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