Event: Winter Storm Warning
Sender Name: NWS Baltimore MD/Washington DC
Description: * WHAT…4 to 8 inches of snow expected.
* WHERE…Portions of north central Maryland, northern Virginia
and the eastern panhandle of West Virginia.
* WHEN…From noon today until 4 AM EST Monday. Snow will
overspread the area between 11 AM and 1 PM today. Snow will be
heaviest between 3 PM and 8 PM this afternoon and evening, with
snowfall rates around one inch per hour expected.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Travel will be very difficult due to snow
covered and slippery roads.
Instruction: A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you
must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency.
When venturing outside, watch your first few steps taken on
steps, sidewalks, and driveways, which could be icy and slippery,
increasing your risk of a fall and injury.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Area Description: Washington; Western Loudoun; Carroll; Frederick; Jefferson; Berkeley
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-3406000-2984196
CAP MessageType: Update