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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1044 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

DCZ001-MDZ004-013-014-016>018-503>506-VAZ052>054-505-506-012345-
/O.UPG.KLWX.WW.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-150302T0800Z/
/O.EXA.KLWX.WS.W.0008.000000T0000Z-150302T0800Z/
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-FREDERICK MD-PRINCE GEORGES-ANNE ARUNDEL-
CHARLES-ST. MARYS-CALVERT-NORTHWEST MONTGOMERY-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY-NORTHWEST HOWARD-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST HOWARD-
PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-
ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-WESTERN LOUDOUN-EASTERN LOUDOUN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WASHINGTON...FREDERICK...ANNAPOLIS...
WALDORF...ST MARYS CITY...GERMANTOWN...DAMASCUS...ROCKVILLE...
LISBON...COLUMBIA...ELLICOTT CITY...MANASSAS...MANASSAS PARK...
FAIRFAX...ALEXANDRIA...FALLS CHURCH...PURCELLVILLE...LEESBURG...
ASHBURN
1044 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR FREEZING RAIN...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM EST MONDAY. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA...CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN
  MARYLAND.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW...SLEET...AND FREEZING RAIN.

* ACCUMULATIONS...A COATING TO AN INCH OF SNOW AND SLEET. 1 TO 2
  INCHES OF SNOW AND SLEET NEAR THE MASON-DIXON LINE. ICE
  ACCUMULATION AROUND ONE QUARTER INCH.

* TIMING...SNOW AND SLEET WILL CHANGE TO FREEZING RAIN BETWEEN 11
  AM AND 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON. THE HEAVIEST ICE ACCRETION FROM FROM
  FREEZING RAIN IS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.
  PRECIPITATION WILL END THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SNOW AND ICE COVERED THROUGH TONIGHT.
  TRAVELLING WILL BE DANGEROUS.

* WINDS...SOUTH AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...RISING THROUGH THE 20S THIS AFTERNOON.
  TEMPERATURES WILL RISE INTO THE LOWER 30S THIS EVENING...AND
  REMAIN NEARLY STEADY OVERNIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF ICE ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR
IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1058 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

MDZ003>006-501>507-VAZ025>031-036>040-050-051-501>508-WVZ050>053-
055-501>506-021000-
WASHINGTON-FREDERICK MD-CARROLL-NORTHERN BALTIMORE-
EXTREME WESTERN ALLEGANY-CENTRAL AND EASTERN ALLEGANY-
NORTHWEST MONTGOMERY-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY-
NORTHWEST HOWARD-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST HOWARD-NORTHWEST HARFORD-
AUGUSTA-ROCKINGHAM-SHENANDOAH-FREDERICK VA-PAGE-WARREN-CLARKE-
NELSON-ALBEMARLE-GREENE-MADISON-RAPPAHANNOCK-ORANGE-CULPEPER-
NORTHERN FAUQUIER-SOUTHERN FAUQUIER-WESTERN HIGHLAND-
EASTERN HIGHLAND-WESTERN LOUDOUN-EASTERN LOUDOUN-
NORTHERN VA BLUE RIDGE-CENTRAL VA BLUE RIDGE-HAMPSHIRE-MORGAN-
BERKELEY-JEFFERSON-HARDY-WESTERN GRANT-EASTERN GRANT-
WESTERN MINERAL-EASTERN MINERAL-WESTERN PENDLETON-
EASTERN PENDLETON-
1058 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL VIRGINIA...AND CENTRAL AND WESTERN MARYLAND
WITH THE EXCEPTION OF GARRETT COUNTY.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A WINTER STORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT FOR
CENTRAL MARYLAND AS WELL AS THE WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA. A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN UNTIL 7 PM THIS EVENING FOR THE
CENTRAL SHENANDOAH VALLEY AND CENTRAL VIRGINIA. A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT FOR THE NORTHERN
SHENANDOAH VALLEY AND EASTERN WEST VIRGINIA PANHANDLE. THE MAIN
IMPACT WILL BE FREEZING RAIN...AND MOST OF THE FREEZING RAIN IS
EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING. SEE WBCWSWLWX FOR
FURTHER DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

A WINTRY MIX OF PRECIPITATION IS POSSIBLE TUESDAY. PRECIPITATION
WILL CHANGE TO RAIN TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY. THERE IS
POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY RAIN THAT WOULD COMBINE WITH SNOWMELT TO CAUSE
A THREAT FOR LOCALIZED FLOODING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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