Alert: Special Weather Statement issued January 31 at 12:24PM EST by NWS Baltimore MD/Washington DC

Event: Special Weather Statement
Sender Name: NWS Baltimore MD/Washington DC
Issued: 2019-01-31T12:24:00-05:00
Expires: 2019-01-31T20:30:00-05:00
Description: There is a potential for hazardous commuting conditions for the
Friday morning commute. A period of snow is POSSIBLE (a 30
percent chance south of Washington D.C. up to a 70 percent chance
in and north of Baltimore) Friday morning across the Baltimore /
Washington metro areas. Snow may accumulate up to an inch for
metro Washington D.C.. Snow may accumulate around an inch for
Baltimore with 1 to 2 inches possible north of Baltimore.

If this threat does materialize during the Friday morning rush-
hour, many untreated roads could quickly turn icy. This could
lead to dangerous traveling conditions, multiple accidents, and
extensive delays.

If commuting Friday morning, be aware of the POSSIBILITY of
significant travel disruptions. Plan ahead by allowing for extra
travel time, and consider using public transportation and telework

Stay tuned for updates on this potential winter weather episode.


Link to more Info:
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Observed
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Eastern Loudoun; Anne Arundel; Calvert; Southern Fauquier; Fairfax; Carroll; Charles; Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria; Stafford; Northern Baltimore; Northwest Howard; District of Columbia; Prince Georges; Central and Southeast Howard; Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park; Northwest Harford; Northern Fauquier; Western Loudoun; Frederick; Northwest Montgomery; Southern Baltimore; Central and Southeast Montgomery; Southeast Harford

Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-3347502
CAP MessageType: Alert