Alert: Special Weather Statement issued February 28 at 4:06AM EST by NWS Baltimore MD/Washington DC

Event: Special Weather Statement
Sender Name: NWS Baltimore MD/Washington DC
Issued: 2019-02-28T04:06:00-05:00
Expires: 2019-02-28T12:00:00-05:00
Description: Snow will develop tonight and continue into early Friday morning
before tapering off after sunrise. The snow will mix with sleet
early Friday morning. Accumulations are forecast to range from 1
to 2 inches along the I-66 corridor, to 2 to 4 inches north of
Washington DC. The highest amounts will likely occur across
northern Loudon, Montgomery, and Frederick Counties.

The greatest threat for impact from this snowfall during the
Friday morning rush hour will be north of the Capital Beltway
Interstate 495.

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

Stay tuned for future updates on this winter weather event, and
the potential for Winter Weather Advisories to be issued later


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Urgency: Expected
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Observed
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Eastern Loudoun; Anne Arundel; Fairfax; Carroll; Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria; Northern Baltimore; Northwest Howard; Prince Georges; District of Columbia; 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-3401858
CAP MessageType: Alert