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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
327 AM EDT Fri Apr 10 2020

NJZ001-007>010-100830-
Morris-Hunterdon-Sussex-Somerset-Warren-
327 AM EDT Fri Apr 10 2020

...AN AREA OF SNOW WILL AFFECT MORRIS...NORTHEASTERN
HUNTERDON...SUSSEX...NORTHERN WARREN AND NORTHERN SOMERSET
COUNTIES...

At 325 AM EDT, an area of snow mixed with graupel was located over
far eastern Sussex County into western Morris County, moving
southeast at 35 mph.

Wind gusts up to 40 mph are possible with this area of heavy snow.

Locations impacted include...
Morristown, Somerville, Newton, Bridgewater, Dover, Madison,
Hopatcong, Middlesex, Florham Park, East Hanover, Lincoln Park, Bound
Brook, Manville, Kinnelon, Hackettstown, Chatham, Boonton, Butler,
Wharton and Rockaway.

This includes the following highways...
 Interstate 287 in New Jersey between mile markers 12 and 54.
 Interstate 78 in New Jersey between mile markers 28 and 42.
 Interstate 80 in New Jersey between mile markers 0 and 1, and
between mile markers 6 and 47.

Conditions can deteriorate rapidly in winter weather situations.
Slow down and allow extra time when traveling.

LAT...LON 4120 7437 4110 7449 4104 7450 4105 7445
      4102 7443 4100 7430 4090 7427 4091 7433
      4076 7438 4075 7436 4068 7445 4066 7445
      4066 7440 4053 7456 4098 7514 4104 7503
      4109 7497 4111 7498 4131 7459
TIME...MOT...LOC 0725Z 322DEG 30KT 4087 7449

$$

CMS

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
637 PM EDT Thu Apr 9 2020

DEZ001>004-MDZ008-012-015-019-020-NJZ001-007>010-012>027-
PAZ060>062-070-071-101>106-101145-
New Castle-Kent-Inland Sussex-Delaware Beaches-Cecil-Kent MD-
Queen Annes-Talbot-Caroline-Sussex-Warren-Morris-Hunterdon-
Somerset-Middlesex-Western Monmouth-Eastern Monmouth-Mercer-Salem-
Gloucester-Camden-Northwestern Burlington-Ocean-Cumberland-
Atlantic-Cape May-Atlantic Coastal Cape May-Coastal Atlantic-
Coastal Ocean-Southeastern Burlington-Berks-Lehigh-Northampton-
Delaware-Philadelphia-Western Chester-Eastern Chester-
Western Montgomery-Eastern Montgomery-Upper Bucks-Lower Bucks-
Including the cities of Wilmington, Dover, Georgetown,
Rehoboth Beach, Elkton, Chestertown, Centreville, Easton, Denton,
Newton, Washington, Morristown, Flemington, Somerville,
New Brunswick, Freehold, Sandy Hook, Trenton, Pennsville,
Glassboro, Camden, Cherry Hill, Moorestown, Mount Holly, Jackson,
Millville, Hammonton, Cape May Court House, Ocean City,
Atlantic City, Long Beach Island, Wharton State Forest, Reading,
Allentown, Bethlehem, Media, Philadelphia, Honey Brook, Oxford,
West Chester, Kennett Square, Collegeville, Pottstown,
Norristown, Lansdale, Chalfont, Perkasie, Morrisville,
and Doylestown
637 PM EDT Thu Apr 9 2020

...ENHANCED RISK OF WILDFIRE SPREAD ON FRIDAY...

Low afternoon relative humidity levels, windy conditions, and dry
fine fuels will create an elevated risk for the spread of
wildfires across the area. For more information about wildfire
danger, burn restrictions, and wildfire prevention and education,
please visit your state forestry or environmental protection
website.

$$

Staarmann/Johnson

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service State College PA
1056 PM EDT Thu Apr 9 2020

PAZ004>006-010>012-017-018-024-025-033-034-037-041-042-101100-
Warren-McKean-Potter-Elk-Cameron-Northern Clinton-Clearfield-
Northern Centre-Cambria-Blair-Somerset-Bedford-Tioga-
Northern Lycoming-Sullivan-
1056 PM EDT Thu Apr 9 2020

...BE ALERT FOR LOCALLY ICY CONDITIONS OVERNIGHT...

Scattered snow showers will continue overnight while air temperatures
continue to slowly fall to the upper 20s to lower 30s by morning.
Road surface temperatures running in the mid to upper 30s this
evening may reach critical freezing temperatures after midnight,
causing locally treacherous conditions due to black ice.

Motorists are urged to use extreme caution. Roadways that appear
wet may be icy, so reduce speed and practice safe winter driving
skills overnight.

$$

DeVoir

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
938 PM EDT Thu Apr 9 2020

DCZ001-MDZ013-014-016>018-VAZ036>039-050>057-502-102200-
District of Columbia-Prince Georges-Anne Arundel-Charles-
St. Marys-Calvert-Nelson-Albemarle-Greene-Madison-Orange-Culpeper-
Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park-Fairfax-
Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria-Stafford-Spotsylvania-
King George-Southern Fauquier-
Including the cities of Washington, 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, Lovingston, Charlottesville, Stanardsville,
Madison, Orange, Gordonsville, Culpeper, Dale City, Manassas,
Woodbridge, Lake Ridge, Montclair, Reston, Herndon, Annandale,
Centreville, Chantilly, McLean, Franconia, Arlington, Alexandria,
Falls Church, Falmouth, Fredericksburg, Dahlgren, and Turnbull
938 PM EDT Thu Apr 9 2020

...ENHANCED RISK OF WILDFIRE SPREAD ON FRIDAY...

Low afternoon relative humidity levels, windy conditions, and dry
fine fuels will create an elevated risk for the spread of
wildfires across the area Friday. Winds are expected to be
sustained 20 to 30 mph with gusts potentially over 40 mph, with
humidity potentially falling below 30 percent. This combined with
dry fine fuels will create conditions ripe for rapid wildfire
spread.

Residents are urged to exercise caution handling any potential
ignition source...including machinery... cigarettes...and matches.
Be sure to properly discard all smoking materials. Any dry
grasses and tree litter that ignite will have the potential to
spread quickly.

Virginia residents are reminded that open burning is prohibited
before 4 pm each day through April 30th.

$$

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
600 PM EDT Thu Apr 9 2020

MDZ021>024-100900-
Dorchester-Wicomico-Somerset-Inland Worcester-
Including the cities of Cambridge, Salisbury, Crisfield,
Princess Anne, and Snow Hill
600 PM EDT Thu Apr 9 2020

...INCREASED FIRE DANGER ACROSS THE LOWER MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE
FRIDAY...

The combination of low relative humidity and gusty winds will result
in an increased fire danger across the lower Maryland eastern Shore
Friday. Relative humidity values will drop to around 30 percent,
accompanied by northwest winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45
mph.

Residents are urged to exercise caution handling any potential
ignition source...including machinery... cigarettes...and matches.
Be sure to properly discard all smoking materials. Any dry grasses
and tree litter that ignite will have the potential to spread quickly.


$$

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
600 PM EDT Thu Apr 9 2020

VAZ048-060>062-064>069-075>090-092-093-095>100-509>525-100900-
Fluvanna-Prince Edward-Cumberland-Goochland-Caroline-Mecklenburg-
Lunenburg-Nottoway-Amelia-Powhatan-Westmoreland-Richmond-
Northumberland-Lancaster-Brunswick-Dinwiddie-Prince George-
Charles City-New Kent-Gloucester-Middlesex-Mathews-Greensville-
Sussex-Surry-James City-Southampton-Isle of Wight-
Norfolk/Portsmouth-Suffolk-Chesapeake-Virginia Beach-Accomack-
Northampton-Western Louisa-Eastern Louisa-Western Hanover-
Eastern Hanover-Western Chesterfield-
Eastern Chesterfield (Including Col. Heights)-
Western Henrico (Including the City of Richmond)-Eastern Henrico-
Western King William-Eastern King William-Western King and Queen-
Eastern King and Queen-Western Essex-Eastern Essex-York-
Newport News-Hampton/Poquoson-
Including the cities of Bybee, Central Plains, Cunningham,
Lake Monticello, Nahor, Palmyra, Troy, Farmville, Angola,
Guinea Mills, Hawk, Raines Tavern, Reeds, Stoddert, Goochland,
Corbin, Burruss Corner, Cedar Fork, Dawn, South Hill,
Fort Mitchell, Kells Corner, Arvins Store, Loves Mill, Lunenburg,
Nutbush, Rehoboth, Crewe, Earls, Mannboro, Scotts Fork,
Amelia Courthouse, Chula, Denaro, Jetersville, Fine Creek Mills,
Flat Rock, Goodwins Store, Subletts, Worshams, Clayville, Genito,
Sandy Point, Westmoreland, Colonial Beach, Leedstown, Oak Grove,
Potomac Beach, Potomac Mills, Naylors Beach, Downing, Emmerton,
Ethel, Farnham, Haynesville, Kennard, Lewisetta, Alfonso,
Beanes Corner, Brook Vale, Kilmarnock, Lancaster, Lively, Regina,
Lawrenceville, Reams, Petersburg, Hopewell, Barnetts, Wayside,
Roxbury, Bottoms Bridge, Browns Corner, Mountcastle,
New Kent Airport, Orapax Farms, Quinton, Talleysville, Achilles,
Glass, Gloucester Point, Maryus, Naxera, Ordinary, Severn,
Grafton, Harmony Village, Church View, Cooper, Healys, Jamaica,
Nesting, Bavon, New Point, New Point Comfort, Peary, Emporia,
Wakefield, Barham, Gwaltney Corner, Bacons Castle,
Chippokes State Park, Hog Island Game Reserve, Poolesville,
Booth Fork, Williamsburg, Franklin, Carrsville, Lees Mill,
Benns Church, Bethel Church, Carrollton, Lawson, Longview,
Downtown Norfolk, Ghent, Norfolk International Arpt, Norfolk NAS,
Norview, Ocean View, Wards Corner, Chuckatuck, Cleopus,
Crittenden, Deanes, Downtown Suffolk, Driver, Elwood,
Mount Pleasant, Bowers Hill, Chesapeake Airport, Deep Creek,
Fentress, Great Bridge, Greenbrier, Back Bay, Bayside,
Cape Henry, Dam Neck, Gallups Corner, Kempsville, London Bridge,
Chincoteague, Wallops Island, Melfa, Exmore, Cape Charles,
Cheapside, Fishermans Island, Kiptopeke, Kiptopeke State Park,
Plantation, Louisa, Mineral, Ashland, Mechanicsville, Bon Air,
Midlothian, Chesterfield, Chester, Colonial Heights, Richmond,
Sandston, Aylett, King William, West Point, Beazley, Biscoe,
Henley Fork, Indian Neck, Newtown, Owenton,
Saint Stephens Church, King And Queen Court House, Tappahannock,
Dunnsville, Tabb, Beaconsdale, Denbigh, Fort Eustis,
Hilton Village, Lee Hall, Menchville, Newport News,
Buckroe Beach, Fort Monroe, Fox Hill, Grand View, Hallwood,
Hampton, and Langley AFB
600 PM EDT Thu Apr 9 2020

...INCREASED FIRE DANGER ACROSS CENTRAL AND EASTERN VIRGINIA FRIDAY...

The combination of low relative humidity and gusty winds will result
in an increased fire danger across central and eastern Virginia
Friday. Relative humidity values will drop into the mid 20s across
the Piedmont to around 30 percent at the coast, accompanied by
northwest winds of 15 to 25 mph with gusts between 30 to 40 mph.

Residents are urged to exercise caution handling any potential
ignition source...including machinery... cigarettes...and matches.
Be sure to properly discard all smoking materials. Any dry grasses
and tree litter that ignite will have the potential to spread quickly.

Virginia residents are reminded that open burning is prohibited
before 4 pm each day through April 30th.

$$

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
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Silver Spring, MD 20910
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