Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
223 PM EST THU FEB 4 2016

ANZ530>543-DCZ001-MDZ011-013-014-016>018-508-VAZ052>057-051530-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD MD-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND MD-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-EASTERN BAY-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH
ISLAND-DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-PRINCE GEORGES-
ANNE ARUNDEL-CHARLES-ST. MARYS-CALVERT-SOUTHEAST HARFORD-
PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-
ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-STAFFORD-SPOTSYLVANIA-
KING GEORGE-
223 PM EST THU FEB 4 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE MARYLAND PORTION OF THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY...TIDAL POTOMAC RIVER...AND ADJACENT COUNTIES IN
CENTRAL MARYLAND AND NORTHERN VIRGINIA AS WELL AS THE DISTRICT OF
COLUMBIA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

A PERIOD OF ACCUMULATING SNOW IS POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT...ESPECIALLY
EAST OF INTERSTATE 95. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR
CALVERT AND ST. MARY`S COUNTIES...AND MAY NEED TO BE EXPANDED
FURTHER.

EXCESSIVE FRESHWATER RUNOFF FROM THE POTOMAC RIVER MAY CAUSE
MODERATE TIDAL FLOODING NEAR GEORGETOWN IN WASHINGTON DC. A
COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR TONIGHT. THE BEST CHANCE
FOR MODERATE TIDAL FLOODING WILL BE AROUND HIGH TIDE LATE TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR CALVERT AND ST. MARY`S
COUNTIES UNTIL 10 AM WEDNESDAY.

EXCESSIVE FRESHWATER RUNOFF FROM THE POTOMAC RIVER MAY CAUSE
MODERATE TIDAL FLOODING NEAR GEORGETOWN IN WASHINGTON DC FRIDAY
INTO FRIDAY NIGHT. A COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR FRIDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

THERE IS A SLIGHT THREAT OF A WINTER STORM MONDAY INTO TUESDAY OF
NEXT WEEK. THIS MAY RESULT IN TRAVEL DISRUPTIONS...PARTICULARLY IF
THE THREAT INCREASES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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MDZ003>006-501>507-VAZ025>031-036>040-050-051-501>508-WVZ050>053-
055-501>506-051530-
WASHINGTON-FREDERICK MD-CARROLL-NORTHERN BALTIMORE-
EXTREME WESTERN ALLEGANY-CENTRAL AND EASTERN ALLEGANY-
NORTHWEST MONTGOMERY-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST MONTGOMERY-
NORTHWEST HOWARD-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST HOWARD-NORTHWEST HARFORD-
AUGUSTA-ROCKINGHAM-SHENANDOAH-FREDERICK VA-PAGE-WARREN-CLARKE-
NELSON-ALBEMARLE-GREENE-MADISON-RAPPAHANNOCK-ORANGE-CULPEPER-
NORTHERN FAUQUIER-SOUTHERN FAUQUIER-WESTERN HIGHLAND-
EASTERN HIGHLAND-WESTERN LOUDOUN-EASTERN LOUDOUN-
NORTHERN VA BLUE RIDGE-CENTRAL VA BLUE RIDGE-HAMPSHIRE-MORGAN-
BERKELEY-JEFFERSON-HARDY-WESTERN GRANT-EASTERN GRANT-
WESTERN MINERAL-EASTERN MINERAL-WESTERN PENDLETON-
EASTERN PENDLETON-
223 PM EST THU FEB 4 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL VIRGINIA...AND CENTRAL AND WESTERN MARYLAND
WITH THE EXCEPTION OF GARRETT COUNTY.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING IS EXPECTED ALONG THE POTOMAC RIVER
BASIN THROUGH TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING IS EXPECTED ALONG THE POTOMAC RIVER
BASIN FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY.

THERE IS A SLIGHT THREAT OF A WINTER STORM MONDAY INTO TUESDAY OF
NEXT WEEK. THIS MAY RESULT IN TRAVEL DISRUPTIONS...PARTICULARLY IF
THE THREAT INCREASES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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