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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1211 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

MDZ003>006-501>507-VAZ025>031-036>040-050-051-501>508-WVZ050>053-
055-501>506-141000-
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-
1211 PM EST SAT FEB 13 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

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT WEST FROM THE ALLEGHENY
FRONT.

A WIND CHILL WARNING IS IN EFFECT WEST FROM THE ALLEGHENY FRONT.
A WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS IN FOR THE REST OF THE POTOMAC HIGHLANDS
AND BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS. THE WIND CHILL ADVISORY EXPANDS TO THE
ENTIRE AREA THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE WIND CHILL WARNING AND ADVISORY CONTINUES THROUGH MIDDLE
SUNDAY MORNING.

SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...THERE IS A MODERATE THREAT OF
A WINTER STORM WEST OF THE BLUE RIDGE AND AN ENHANCED THREAT OF A
WINTER STORM EAST OF THE BLUE RIDGE. POTENTIAL IMPACTS INCLUDE
SIGNIFICANT TRAVEL DELAYS AND CLOSURES. PLAN AHEAD TO MINIMIZE
IMPACT ON YOU AND YOUR FAMILY. A WINTER STORM WATCH MAY BE
REQUIRED LATER TODAY.

HEAVY RAINS FOR PARTS OF THE AREA TUESDAY COMBINED WITH SNOW MELT
AND FROZEN GROUND MAY RESULT IN FLOODING PROBLEMS. ICE JAM
FLOODING MAY ALSO OCCUR ON AREA RIVERS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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Wind Chill Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1155 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

DCZ001-MDZ003>006-011-013-014-016>018-503>508-VAZ025>031-036>040-
050>057-501-502-505-506-WVZ051>053-140100-
/O.EXT.KLWX.WC.Y.0004.160213T2300Z-160214T1400Z/
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-WASHINGTON-FREDERICK MD-CARROLL-
NORTHERN BALTIMORE-SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-PRINCE GEORGES-ANNE ARUNDEL-
CHARLES-ST. MARYS-CALVERT-NORTHWEST MONTGOMERY-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST MONTGOMERY-NORTHWEST HOWARD-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST HOWARD-NORTHWEST HARFORD-SOUTHEAST HARFORD-
AUGUSTA-ROCKINGHAM-SHENANDOAH-FREDERICK VA-PAGE-WARREN-CLARKE-
NELSON-ALBEMARLE-GREENE-MADISON-RAPPAHANNOCK-ORANGE-CULPEPER-
PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-
ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-STAFFORD-SPOTSYLVANIA-
KING GEORGE-NORTHERN FAUQUIER-SOUTHERN FAUQUIER-WESTERN LOUDOUN-
EASTERN LOUDOUN-MORGAN-BERKELEY-JEFFERSON-
1155 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
9 AM EST SUNDAY...

* WIND CHILLS...0 TO 5 DEGREES BELOW ZERO.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH. WINDS
  DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH TONIGHT.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING INTO THE SINGLE DIGITS TO LOW TEENS
  TONIGHT.

* TIMING...LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...FROST BITE AND HYPOTHERMIA ARE POSSIBLE IF
  PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

&&

$$



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