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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1233 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

MDZ003>006-501>507-VAZ025>031-036>040-050-051-501>508-WVZ050>053-
055-501>506-091000-
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-
1233 PM EST MON FEB 8 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

SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. A WINTER STORM
WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR CENTRAL MARYLAND TONIGHT. A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT TONIGHT FOR NORTHERN
VIRGINIA...EASTERN WEST VIRGINIA AND WESTERN MARYLAND. THE WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY CONTINUES THROUGH TONIGHT FOR LOCATIONS ALONG
AND WEST OF THE ALLEGHENY FRONT. SEE WBCWSWLWX FOR FURTHER
DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

THE WINTER STORM WARNING CONTINUES THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT FOR
CENTRAL MARYLAND. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY CONTINUES THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR NORTHERN VIRGINIA...EASTERN WEST VIRGINIA AND
MOST OF WESTERN MARYLAND. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY CONTINUES
THROUGH WEDNESDAY FOR LOCATIONS ALONG AND WEST OF THE ALLEGHENY
FRONT.

MORE ACCUMULATING SNOW IS LIKELY ALONG AND WEST OF THE ALLEGHENY
FRONT THROUGH THURSDAY. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.

WIND CHILL VALUES BELOW ZERO ARE POSSIBLE DURING THE OVERNIGHT
HOURS WEDNESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...ESPECIALLY IN THE POTOMAC
HIGHLANDS. FOR LOWER ELEVATIONS...THE LOWEST VALUES ARE EXPECTED
SATURDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1210 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016


MDZ004>006-011-014-503-505>508-090115-
/O.UPG.KLWX.WS.A.0002.160209T0500Z-160210T1100Z/
/O.NEW.KLWX.WS.W.0002.160209T0300Z-160210T1100Z/
FREDERICK MD-CARROLL-NORTHERN BALTIMORE-SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-
ANNE ARUNDEL-NORTHWEST MONTGOMERY-NORTHWEST HOWARD-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST HOWARD-NORTHWEST HARFORD-SOUTHEAST HARFORD-
1210 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM
EST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
10 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM EST WEDNESDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH
IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* PRECIPITATION TYPE...SNOW

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 4 TO 8 INCHES...WITH
  LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* TIMING...PRECIPITATION WILL BEGIN THIS EVENING INITIALLY AS A
  RAIN AND SNOW MIX. THE PRECIPITATION WILL TRANSITION TO ALL SNOW
  BY MIDNIGHT AND LAST THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...WITH PERIODS OF
  HEAVY SNOW DURING THIS TIME.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED...RESULTING IN
  HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

* WINDS...NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 30S.

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.

&&

$$



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