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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
511 AM EST Thu Nov 15 2018

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-
511 AM EST Thu Nov 15 2018

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A Winter Weather Advisory for a mixture of snow, sleet, and
freezing rain is in effect for all areas except Saint Mary`s,
Calvert and King George Counties this morning, and remains in
effect through midday.

A Flood Watch is in effect from noon today to midnight tonight.

A Gale Warning is in effect today and tonight for the lower tidal
Potomac River and middle portion of the Chesapeake Bay.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

A Gale Warning may be needed for Friday.


Spotters are requested to report precipitation measurements
according to standard operating procedures.


Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
412 AM EST Thu Nov 15 2018

District of Columbia-Southern Baltimore-Prince Georges-
Anne Arundel-Charles-St. Marys-Calvert-
Central and Southeast Montgomery-Central and Southeast Howard-
Southeast Harford-Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park-Fairfax-
Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria-Stafford-Spotsylvania-
King George-
Including the cities of Washington, Baltimore, Bowie,
Suitland-Silver Hill, Clinton, College Park, Greenbelt, Laurel,
Camp Springs, Glen Burnie, Annapolis, Severn, South Gate,
Severna Park, Arnold, Odenton, St. Charles, Waldorf,
Lexington Park, California, Chesapeake Beach, Huntingtown,
Dunkirk, North Beach, Lusby, Prince Frederick, Bethesda,
Rockville, Gaithersburg, Silver Spring, Columbia, Ellicott City,
Aberdeen, Dale City, Manassas, Woodbridge, Lake Ridge, Montclair,
Reston, Herndon, Annandale, Centreville, Chantilly, McLean,
Franconia, Arlington, Alexandria, Falls Church, Falmouth,
Fredericksburg, and Dahlgren
412 AM EST Thu Nov 15 2018


The Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of Maryland, The District of Columbia, and Virginia,
  including the following areas, in Maryland, Anne Arundel,
  Calvert, Central and Southeast Howard, Central and Southeast
  Montgomery, Charles, Prince Georges, Southeast Harford,
  Southern Baltimore, and St. Marys. The District of Columbia.
  In Virginia, Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria, Fairfax, King
  George, Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park, Spotsylvania,
  and Stafford.

* From noon EST today through this evening

* A period of moderately heavy rain is expected this afternoon and
  evening after precipitation becomes all rain. One and a half to
  two inches of rain is expected with isolated higher amounts
  possible. This may lead to flooding of area creeks and streams
  as well as in urban and poor drainage areas.


A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.




Winter Weather Advisory

National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
340 AM EST Thu Nov 15 2018

District of Columbia-Prince Georges-Anne Arundel-
Central and Southeast Montgomery-Madison-Culpeper-
Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park-Fairfax-
Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria-Stafford-Southern Fauquier-
340 AM EST Thu Nov 15 2018


* WHAT...Mixed precipitation expected. Total sleet and snow
  accumulation of up to one inch, and ice glaze accumulations of
  up to a tenth of an inch expected.

* WHERE...The District of Columbia, portions of central Maryland
  and northern and northwest Virginia.

* WHEN...Wintry precipitation will start between now and 7 AM this
  morning, and continue to 1 PM EST Thursday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road and sidewalk
  conditions in some areas. The hazardous conditions could
  impact the morning commute.


Be very careful if you venture outside tomorrow. Watch your first
few steps in particular as your step or path may be coated with

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.



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