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Alert: Winter Storm Warning from 11/26/2014 3:00:00 AM to 11/26/2014 6:00:00 PM 1 More

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Winter Storm Warning from 11/26/2014 3:00:00 AM to 11/26/2014 6:00:00 PM

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 6 PM EST
WEDNESDAY...
* PRECIPITATION TYPE...SNOW.
* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES BELOW 1500 FEET...6 TO 10 INCHES
ABOVE 1500 FEET.
* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING ALONG THE RIDGE TOPS ABOVE 1500 FEET. A MIXTURE OF
RAIN AND SNOW BELOW 1500 WILL CHANGE TO ALL SNOW BETWEEN 6 AM
AND 9 AM WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED
BETWEEN 9 AM AND 2 PM WEDNESDAY. SNOW WILL END LATE WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON.
* TEMPERATURES...UPPER 20S TO LOWER 30S ALONG THE RIDGE TOPS
ABOVE 1500 FEET. LOWER TO MIDDLE 30S BELOW 1500 FEET.
* WINDS...NORTH BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND
15 MPH.
* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY AND
VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED BELOW A HALF MILE AT TIMES. THE
WORST CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ALONG THE RIDGE TOPS ABOVE 1500
FEET. INTERSTATES 68...81 AND 64 WILL BE IMPACTED BY THE SNOW.
SNOW WILL HAVE A SIGNIFICANT IMPACT ON HOLIDAY TRAVEL PLANS
FOR WEDNESDAY. HEAVY AMOUNTS OF WET SNOW MAY CAUSE DOWNED
TREES THAT LEAD TO AN ENHANCED THREAT FOR POWER OUTAGES.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

Winter Storm Watch Upgraded from 11/26/2014 6:00:00 AM to 11/26/2014 6:00:00 PM

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM EST
WEDNESDAY...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6
AM TO 6 PM EST WEDNESDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.
* PRECIPITATION TYPE...SNOW.
* ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES NEAR THE BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS AND
MASON-DIXON LINE. 1 TO 3 INCHES ELSEWHERE.
* TIMING...A MIXTURE OF RAIN AND SNOW WILL CHANGE TO ALL SNOW
BETWEEN 6 AND 9 AM WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS
EXPECTED BETWEEN 9 AM AND 2 PM WEDNESDAY. SNOW WILL END LATE
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.
* TEMPERATURES...LOWER TO MIDDLE 30S.
* WINDS...NORTH BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 10 TO 15 MPH.
* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY AND
VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED BELOW A HALF MILE AT TIMES...MAINLY
NEAR THE BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS AND NEAR THE MASON-DIXON LINE.
INTERSTATES 66...70 AND 83 WILL BE IMPACTED BY THE SNOW. THIS
WILL HAVE SIGNIFICANT IMPACT ON HOLIDAY TRAVEL
PLANS...ESPECIALLY FOR TRAVELERS HEADED NORTH AND WEST TO
LOCATIONS NEAR THE MASON-DIXON LINE AND BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS.
HEAVY AMOUNTS OF WET SNOW MAY CAUSE DOWNED TREES THAT LEAD TO
AN ENHANCED THREAT FOR POWER OUTAGES.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

39
°F °C
Mostly Clear
  • Feels Like 39°
  • Wind 0 mph
  • Barometer 30.14 in
  • Visibility 8 mi
  • Humidity 74%
  • Dew Point 32°

Hourly Forecast - Tue 25

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    Mostly Cloudy

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    Cloudy

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    Cloudy

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    Light Rain

    41°

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    Light Rain

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    Snow

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    90%
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    Snow

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    90%
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    Snow

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    90%
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    Snow

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    90%
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    Light Snow

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    90%
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    Light Snow

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    90%
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    Light Snow

    33°

    90%
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    Light Snow

    33°

    90%
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    Light Snow

    34°

    90%
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    Light Snow

    34°

    90%
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    Light Snow

    33°

    60%
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    Light Snow

    33°

    60%
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    Cloudy

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    Cloudy

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    Mostly Cloudy

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    Mostly Cloudy

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    Mostly Cloudy

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