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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
743 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

MDZ007-009>011-VAZ050>053-502-262045-
/O.CON.KLWX.WW.Y.0022.141126T1300Z-141126T2300Z/
HARFORD-MONTGOMERY-HOWARD-SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-ORANGE-CULPEPER-
PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-SOUTHERN FAUQUIER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GAITHERSBURG...COLUMBIA...BALTIMORE...
CULPEPER...MANASSAS...MANASSAS PARK...FAIRFAX
743 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* PRECIPITATION TYPE...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 5 INCHES IN THE FAR NORTHERN AND WESTERN
  SUBURBS OF WASHINGTON AND BALTIMORE. A COATING TO AN INCH NEAR
  INTERSTATE 95.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW BY 10 AM THIS MORNING ALONG
  ACROSS THE FAR NORTHERN AND WESTERN SUBURBS OF WASHINGTON AND
  BALTIMORE. RAIN WILL MIX WITH AND POSSIBLY CHANGE TO ALL SNOW BY
  NOON ELSEWHERE. THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL OCCUR THROUGH 4 PM THIS
  AFTERNOON. SNOW WILL TAPER OFF TOWARD EVENING.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING INTO THE LOWER TO MID 30S BY MID
  MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTH BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
  AROUND 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS MAY BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY...MAINLY
  ACROSS THE FAR NORTHERN AND WESTERN SUBURBS OF WASHINGTON AND
  BALTIMORE. SNOW WILL ALSO REDUCE THE VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE
TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED
VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

&&

$$







Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1013 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

MDZ004>007-009>011-VAZ037>040-042-050>053-501-502-261715-
FREDERICK MD-CARROLL-NORTHERN BALTIMORE-HARFORD-MONTGOMERY-HOWARD-
SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-ALBEMARLE-GREENE-MADISON-RAPPAHANNOCK-LOUDOUN-
ORANGE-CULPEPER-PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-
NORTHERN FAUQUIER-SOUTHERN FAUQUIER-
1013 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

.NOW...

A RAPID CHANGEOVER FROM RAIN TO SNOW IS OCCURRING. SNOW WILL BEGIN
STICKING TO ROADWAYS AND SIDEWALKS MAKING TRAVEL VERY SLIPPERY
THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. MOTORISTS ARE ADVISED TO USE EXTREME
CAUTION WHEN TRAVELLING.

$$






Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
505 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

ANZ530>543-DCZ001-MDZ006-007-011-013-014-016>018-VAZ052>057-
271000-
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-NORTHERN BALTIMORE-HARFORD-
SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-PRINCE GEORGES-ANNE ARUNDEL-CHARLES-ST. MARYS-
CALVERT-PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-
ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-STAFFORD-SPOTSYLVANIA-
KING GEORGE-
505 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

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...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT ACROSS THE NORTHERN AND
WESTERN SUBURBS OF WASHINGTON AND BALTIMORE TODAY. SEE WBCWSWLWX
FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

FOR THE MARYLAND CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO SMITH POINT
AND THE LOWER TIDAL POTOMAC RIVER...A GALE WARNING WILL BE IN
EFFECT TODAY. FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE MARYLAND CHESAPEAKE BAY AND
TIDAL POTOMAC RIVER...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL BE IN EFFECT
TODAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL CONTINUE FOR A PORTION OF
THE WATERS INTO THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS
THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY AND AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME. PLEASE RELAY
SNOWFALL REPORTS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$



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