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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
253 PM EST SAT FEB 28 2015


DCZ001-MDZ013-016>018-503-504-VAZ052>054-506-010400-
/O.NEW.KLWX.WW.Y.0018.150301T1200Z-150302T0800Z/
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-PRINCE GEORGES-CHARLES-ST. MARYS-CALVERT-
NORTHWEST MONTGOMERY-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY-
PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-
ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-EASTERN LOUDOUN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WASHINGTON...WALDORF...ST MARYS CITY...
GERMANTOWN...DAMASCUS...ROCKVILLE...MANASSAS...MANASSAS PARK...
FAIRFAX...ALEXANDRIA...FALLS CHURCH...LEESBURG...ASHBURN
253 PM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM SUNDAY TO 3 AM EST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...SLEET...AND FREEZING
RAIN...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM SUNDAY TO 3 AM EST MONDAY.

* LOCATIONS...WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA AND SOUTHERN MARYLAND.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW...SLEET...AND FREEZING RAIN.

* ACCUMULATIONS...A COATING TO 1 INCH OF SNOW AND SLEET ACROSS
  WASHINGTON DC AND SOUTHERN MARYLAND. 1 TO 3 INCHES IN THE
  NORTHERN AND WESTERN SUBURBS OF WASHINGTON DC. ICE ACCUMULATION
  AROUND ONE TENTH OF AN INCH.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN BETWEEN 7 AM AND 10 AM SUNDAY MORNING.
  SNOW WILL CHANGE TO SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN BETWEEN NOON AND 3
  PM SUNDAY AFTERNOON. PRECIPITATION WILL END AS FREEZING RAIN
  SUNDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SNOW AND ICE COVERED SUNDAY AND SUNDAY
  NIGHT. TRAVELLING WILL BE DANGEROUS DURING THIS TIME. VISIBILITY
  WILL BE REDUCED BELOW ONE-MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW SUNDAY MORNING
  AND AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...RISING THROUGH THE 20S MORNING. TEMPERATURES WILL
  RISE INTO THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 30S SUNDAY AFTERNOON INTO SUNDAY
  NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$



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