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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
549 PM EDT Sat Nov 5 2016

...Public Information Statement...

...The Growing Season of 2016 has ended in additional parts of the
region...

Widespread freezing temperatures occurred across the central
Shenandoah Valley as well as portions of the Virginia Piedmont in
the National Weather Service Baltimore/Washington Forecast
Office`s area of responsibility early Saturday...November 5th.
Therefore, the growing season has being declared at an end for
these areas. The growing season has also ended for northern
Maryland...most of northern Virginia...West Virginia and the
Potomac Highlands due to a widespread freeze that occurred early
on October 26th. The rest of the area has not received a
widespread freeze so the growing season continues.

For locations where the growing season has been declared over, no
further frost advisories or freeze warnings will be issued until
Spring 2017. Frost advisories and freeze warnings will continue to
be issued for the remainder of the region.

Forecast zones where the growing season is considered over
include:

...In Maryland...
Extreme Western Allegany
Central and Eastern Allegany
Washington
Frederick
Carroll
Northern Baltimore
Northwest Harford
Northwest Howard
Northwest Montgomery

...In Virginia...
Augusta
Rockingham
Orange
Madison
Greene
Southern Fauquier
Northern Virginia Blue Ridge Mountains
Central Virginia Blue Ridge Mountains
Shenandoah
Page
Frederick
Warren
Clarke
Rappahannock
Culpeper
Northern Fauquier
Western Loudoun
Eastern Loudoun Western
Highland Eastern Highland

...In West Virginia...
Jefferson
Berkeley
Morgan
Hampshire
Hardy
Eastern Mineral
Western Mineral
Eastern Grant
Western Grant
Eastern Pendleton
Western Pendleton


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