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Winter Storm Watch

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
157 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

DCZ001-MDZ003>005-011-013-014-501>506-VAZ026>031-040-052>054-501-
503>507-WVZ050>053-055-501>506-041500-
/O.CON.KLWX.WS.A.0005.150305T0000Z-150306T0000Z/
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-WASHINGTON-FREDERICK MD-CARROLL-
SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-PRINCE GEORGES-ANNE ARUNDEL-
EXTREME WESTERN ALLEGANY-CENTRAL AND EASTERN ALLEGANY-
NORTHWEST MONTGOMERY-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY-
NORTHWEST HOWARD-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST HOWARD-ROCKINGHAM-
SHENANDOAH-FREDERICK VA-PAGE-WARREN-CLARKE-RAPPAHANNOCK-
PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-
ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-NORTHERN FAUQUIER-
WESTERN HIGHLAND-EASTERN HIGHLAND-WESTERN LOUDOUN-EASTERN LOUDOUN-
NORTHERN VA BLUE RIDGE-HAMPSHIRE-MORGAN-BERKELEY-JEFFERSON-HARDY-
WESTERN GRANT-EASTERN GRANT-WESTERN MINERAL-EASTERN MINERAL-
WESTERN PENDLETON-EASTERN PENDLETON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WASHINGTON...HAGERSTOWN...FREDERICK...
WESTMINSTER...BALTIMORE...DUNDALK...CATONSVILLE...ANNAPOLIS...
FROSTBURG...CUMBERLAND...GERMANTOWN...DAMASCUS...ROCKVILLE...
LISBON...COLUMBIA...ELLICOTT CITY...HARRISONBURG...WINCHESTER...
FRONT ROYAL...MANASSAS...MANASSAS PARK...FAIRFAX...ALEXANDRIA...
FALLS CHURCH...WARRENTON...HIGHTOWN...MONTEREY...PURCELLVILLE...
LEESBURG...ASHBURN...BIG MEADOWS...MARTINSBURG...CHARLES TOWN...
MOOREFIELD...BAYARD...MOUNT STORM...PETERSBURG...ELK GARDEN...
KEYSER...FORT ASHBY...CIRCLEVILLE...FRANKLIN
157 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...POTOMAC HIGHLANDS AND THE NORTHERN SHENANDOAH
  VALLEY.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...HEAVY AT
  TIMES.

* TIMING...RAIN CHANGING TO SNOW WEDNESDAY EVENING. SNOW MAY BE
  HEAVY AT TIMES WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED WITH VISIBILITY REDUCED
  TO NEAR ONE-QUARTER MILE AT TIMES. TRAVELING POTENTIALLY WILL
  BE DANGEROUS.

* WINDS... NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...25 TO 30 DEGREES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1244 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

MDZ003>006-501>507-VAZ025>031-036>040-050-051-501>508-WVZ050>053-
055-501>506-041045-
WASHINGTON-FREDERICK MD-CARROLL-NORTHERN BALTIMORE-
EXTREME WESTERN ALLEGANY-CENTRAL AND EASTERN ALLEGANY-
NORTHWEST MONTGOMERY-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEASTERN 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-
1244 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

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...TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED OVERNIGHT. ICY SPOTS MAY EXIST ON
BRIDGES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

HEAVY RAIN IS POSSIBLE THROUGH WEDNESDAY WHICH COULD COMBINE WITH
SNOWMELT AND CAUSE A THREAT FOR LOCALIZED FLOODING.

A WINTER STORM WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY. SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE.
THERE IS UNCERTAINTY WITH REGARD TO HOW MUCH SLEET MAY MIX IN WITH
THE SNOW. PLEASE STAY TUNED FOR DETAILS.

WIND CHILL ADVISORIES ARE POSSIBLE...PARTICULARLY FOR RIDGELINES...
THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME. PLEASE RELAY
REPORTS OF SNOW OR ICE TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$



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