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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
400 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

MDZ021>025-060500-
/O.CON.KAKQ.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150306T0500Z/
DORCHESTER-WICOMICO-SOMERSET-INLAND WORCESTER-MARYLAND BEACHES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CAMBRIDGE...SALISBURY...CRISFIELD...
PRINCESS ANNE...SNOW HILL...OCEAN CITY
400 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT.

* AREAS AFFECTED: LOWER MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE.

* HAZARDS: MIX OF SLEET AND SNOW...THEN SNOW THIS AFTERNOON
  EARLY EVENING.

* TIMING: SNOW WILL CONTINUE...HEAVY AT TIMES THROUGH 7 PM
  PM...GRADUALLY ENDING FROM NORTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST BETWEEN 7 PM
  AND 9 PM THIS EVENING.

* ACCUMULATION: SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATION OF 3 TO 5 INCHES IS
  EXPECTED ACROSS THE NORTHWEST PORTION OF THE LOWER MARYLAND
  EASTERN SHORE. THIS IS EXPECTED TO TAPER TO 2 TO 3 INCHES
  CLOSER TO THE ATLANTIC COAST WHERE A LARGER ACCUMULATION OF
  SLEET IS EXPECTED. TRACE AMOUNTS OF ICE ARE POSSIBLE.

* TEMPERATURES: DROPPING INTO THE MID 20S BY EARLY EVENING.

* WINDS: NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL REMAIN SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.
  VISIBILITY WILL BE REDUCED BELOW ONE-QUARTER MILE AT TIMES...
  MAKING TRAVELING DANGEROUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...
SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1132 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

MDZ021>025-VAZ048-049-063-064-074>076-061645-
DORCHESTER-WICOMICO-SOMERSET-INLAND WORCESTER-MARYLAND BEACHES-
FLUVANNA-LOUISA-HANOVER-CAROLINE-ESSEX-WESTMORELAND-RICHMOND-
1132 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE LOWER EASTERN SHORE OF
MARYLAND...CENTRAL VIRGINIA...THE MIDDLE PENINSULA OF
VIRGINIA...THE NORTHERN NECK OF VIRGINIA AND THE PIEDMONT OF
CENTRAL VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   WINTER STORM WARNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$



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