Alert: Winter Storm Watch issued February 1 at 3:11PM EST expiring February 3 at 4:00PM EST by NWS Baltimore MD/Washington DC

Event: Winter Storm Watch
Sender Name: NWS Baltimore MD/Washington DC
Issued: 2014-02-01T15:11:30-05:00
Expires: 2014-02-01T23:00:00-05:00
Description: THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A WINTER STORM WATCH…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY
EVENING THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* PRECIPITATION TYPE…SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS…POTENTIAL FOR FIVE INCHES OR MORE.

* TIMING…RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT SUNDAY…AND
CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON. THE HEAVIEST PRECIPITATION
IS EXPECTED MONDAY MORNING.

* TEMPERATURES…FALLING TO AROUND 30 MONDAY MORNING.

* WINDS…NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

* IMPACTS…ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY…MAKING
TRAVEL DIFFICULT DURING THE MONDAY MORNING COMMUTE. SNOW WILL
REDUCE VISIBILITY TO BELOW ONE-HALF MILE AT TIMES.
Instruction: A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE
LATEST FORECASTS.

Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Urgency: Future
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Possible
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Loudoun; Frederick; Washington; Allegany; Mineral; Baltimore; Frederick; Montgomery; Grant; Carroll; Clarke; City of Winchester; Shenandoah; Warren; Morgan; Jefferson; Hardy; Hampshire; Berkeley; Howard; Highland; Pendleton

Message Identifier: NWS-130404-744881-521117
CAP MessageType: Alert