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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

MDZ016>018-VAZ025-036>039-050-051-055>057-502-508-041500-
/O.CON.KLWX.WS.A.0005.150305T0600Z-150306T0000Z/
CHARLES-ST. MARYS-CALVERT-AUGUSTA-NELSON-ALBEMARLE-GREENE-MADISON-
ORANGE-CULPEPER-STAFFORD-SPOTSYLVANIA-KING GEORGE-
SOUTHERN FAUQUIER-CENTRAL VA BLUE RIDGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WALDORF...ST MARYS CITY...STAUNTON...
WAYNESBORO...CHARLOTTESVILLE...CULPEPER...FREDERICKSBURG...
WINTERGREEN
157 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...CENTRAL VIRGINIA.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW...MIXED WITH SLEET.

* TIMING...RAIN CHANGING TO SNOW AND SLEET WEDNESDAY NIGHT. SNOW
  AND SLEET MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED...MAKING TRAVEL
  POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS.

* WINDS... NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...AROUND 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.

&&

$$

JACKSON/ADS



Hazardous Weather Outlook

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

ANZ530>543-DCZ001-MDZ011-013-014-016>018-508-VAZ052>057-041045-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD MD-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND MD-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-EASTERN BAY-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH
ISLAND-DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-PRINCE GEORGES-
ANNE ARUNDEL-CHARLES-ST. MARYS-CALVERT-SOUTHEAST HARFORD-
PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-
ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-STAFFORD-SPOTSYLVANIA-
KING GEORGE-
1244 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE MARYLAND PORTION OF THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY...TIDAL POTOMAC RIVER...AND ADJACENT COUNTIES IN
CENTRAL MARYLAND AND NORTHERN VIRGINIA AS WELL AS THE DISTRICT OF
COLUMBIA.

.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 WEDNESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY NIGHT WHICH COULD
COMBINE WITH SNOWMELT FOR A LOCALIZED FLOODING THREAT.

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.

.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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