01 March 2014

Can't catch a break from Winter

Local Weather Alert

Winter Storm Watch for Arlington/falls Church/alexandria, VA

From 12:00 AM EST, Mon., Mar 03, 2014 until 6:00 PM EST, Mon., Mar 03, 2014

Other affected areas: 

District of Columbia, DC;  Montgomery, MD;  Howard, MD;  Southern Baltimore, MD;  Prince Georges, MD; Anne Arundel, MD;  Charles, MD;  St. Marys, MD;  Calvert, MD;  Augusta, VA;  Rockingham, VA;  Shenandoah, VA;  Page, VA;  Warren, VA;  Clarke, VA;  Nelson, VA;  Albemarle, VA;  Greene, VA;  Madison, VA; Rappahannock, VA;  Loudoun, VA;  Orange, VA;  Culpeper, VA;  Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park, VA; Fairfax, VA;  Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria, VA;  Stafford, VA;  Spotsylvania, VA;  King George, VA; Northern Fauquier, VA;  Southern Fauquier, VA;  Western Highland, VA;  Eastern Highland, VA;  Western Pendleton, WV;  Eastern Pendleton, WV

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Issued by The National Weather Service
Baltimore/Washington, MD

Sat, Mar 1, 2014, 9:59 AM EST

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Updated Mar 1, 2014, 3:35pm EST

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... WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

* PRECIPITATION TYPE... FREEZING RAIN... SLEET... AND SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS... POTENTIAL FOR FIVE OR MORE INCHES OF SNOW AND SLEET WITH SOME ICE ACCUMULATION FROM FREEZING RAIN ALSO POSSIBLE.

* TIMING... FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET LOOKS TO BEGIN OVERNIGHT SUNDAY WITH SNOW... HEAVY AT TIMES... LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY.

* TEMPERATURES... IN THE LOWER 30S OVERNIGHT SUNDAY... MID TO UPPER 20S FOR MONDAY.

* WINDS... NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS... POTENTIAL FOR HAZARDOUS TRAVEL OVERNIGHT SUNDAY FROM ICY ROADS... BECOMING SNOWY FOR MONDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT SNOW... SLEET... AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.