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Winter Storm Watch, Wind Chill Advisory

Statement as of 3:06 PM EST on February 13, 2016

Expires 9:00 AM EST on February 14, 2016


... Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect from 6 PM this evening
to 9 am EST Sunday...
... Winter Storm Watch in effect from late Sunday night through
Tuesday morning...

The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington has
issued a Winter Storm Watch... which is in effect from late Sunday
night through Tuesday morning.

* Winds... northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph through
this evening. Winds decreasing to 10 to 15 mph tonight. Winds
Sunday night through Tuesday morning southeast around 5 to 10
mph.

* Temperatures... falling into the single digits tonight into
Sunday morning... in the teens Sunday night rising into the
upper 20s to lower 30s Monday into Tuesday.

* Wind chills... 10 to 20 degrees below zero.

* Precipitation type... snow... sleet and freezing rain.

* Accumulation... potential for around 5 inches of snow and sleet.
Potential for around a quarter inch of ice from freezing rain.

* Timing... lowest wind chills are expected late tonight through
early Sunday morning. Snow will begin late Sunday night. Snow
will continue through Monday before changing to sleet and
freezing rain Monday night. Precipitation will end Tuesday
afternoon.

* Impacts... the dangerously low wind chills will lead to frost
bite and hypothermia if precautions are not taken. Snow and ice
will cause slippery roads and travel will be difficult.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Chill Advisory means that very cold air and strong winds
will combine to generate low wind chills. This will result in
frost bite and lead to hypothermia if precautions are not taken.
If you must venture outdoors... make sure you wear a hat and
gloves.

A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
snow... sleet... or ice accumulations that may impact travel.
Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.






Public Information Statement

Statement as of 3:05 PM EST on February 13, 2016


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 15
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation
is extended to Highway departments... cooperative observers... Skywarn
spotters and media for these reports. This summary is also available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/Baltimore

********************storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Maryland

... Anne Arundel County...
   1 ENE parole T 955 am 2/13 trained spotter
   BWI Airport T 100 PM 2/13 Airport

... Calvert County...
   1 S Prince Frederick 0.5 950 am 2/13 trained spotter

... Frederick County...
   1 NE Point of Rocks 1.3 900 am 2/13 NWS employee

... Montgomery County...
   1 NNW Bethesda 1.0 857 am 2/13 trained spotter
   1 NNE Washington gro T 1030 am 2/13 trained spotter
   1 ENE Garrett Park T 715 am 2/13 trained spotter

... Prince Georges County...
   2 E Marlton 0.2 1030 am 2/13 trained spotter

Virginia

... Arlington County...
   Reagan National airp 0.1 100 PM 2/13 Airport

... Fairfax County...
   1 W Falls Church 0.1 914 am 2/13 trained spotter
   Falls Church T 730 am 2/13 NWS employee

... Frederick County...
   2 E Stephens City 0.2 700 am 2/13 trained spotter

... Loudoun County...
   Dulles international T 100 PM 2/13 Airport

... Prince William County...
   1 W Dale City 0.2 900 am 2/13 trained spotter

... Warren County...
   1 N Riverside 0.5 222 PM 2/13 trained spotter

&&

*****metadata*****
:2/13/2016, 955 am, MD, Anne Arundel, parole, 1, ENE, 38.99280, -76.53390, snow, T, inch, trained spotter,
:2/13/2016, 100 PM, MD, Anne Arundel, BWI Airport, , , 39.18047, -76.65243, snow, T, inch, Airport,
:2/13/2016, 950 am, MD, Calvert, Prince Frederick, 1, S, 38.53280, -76.58740, snow, 0.5, inch, trained spotter,
:2/13/2016, 900 am, MD, Frederick, Point of rocks, 1, NE, 39.28246, -77.52966, snow, 1.3, inch, NWS employee,
:2/13/2016, 857 am, MD, Montgomery, Bethesda, 1, NNW, 39.00200, -77.12460, snow, 1.0, inch, trained spotter,
:2/13/2016, 1030 am, MD, Montgomery, Washington Grove, 1, NNE, 39.14840, -77.17320, snow, T, inch, trained spotter,
:2/13/2016, 715 am, MD, Montgomery, Garrett Park, 1, ENE, 39.04050, -77.08340, snow, T, inch, trained spotter,
:2/13/2016, 1030 am, MD, Prince Georges, Marlton, 2, E, 38.75560, -76.75610, snow, 0.2, inch, trained spotter,
:2/13/2016, 100 PM, VA, Arlington, Reagan National Airport, , , 38.84720, -77.03451, snow, 0.1, inch, Airport,
:2/13/2016, 914 am, VA, Fairfax, Falls church, 1, W, 38.88350, -77.19490, snow, 0.1, inch, trained spotter,
:2/13/2016, 730 am, VA, Fairfax, Falls church, , , 38.89830, -77.18790, snow, T, inch, NWS employee,
:2/13/2016, 700 am, VA, Frederick, Stephens City, 2, E, 39.10000, -78.18050, snow, 0.2, inch, trained spotter,
:2/13/2016, 100 PM, VA, Loudoun, Dulles international Airport, , , 38.97640, -77.48690, snow, T, inch, Airport,
:2/13/2016, 900 am, VA, Prince William, Dale City, 1, W, 38.65330, -77.36620, snow, 0.2, inch, trained spotter,
:2/13/2016, 222 PM, VA, Warren, Riverside, 1, N, 38.91310, -78.21320, snow, 0.5, inch, trained spotter,


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Freeze Warning
Alaska - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
California - High Surf Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement, Special Statement , Special Statement , Record Report
Connecticut - Wind Chill Warning , Special Statement
Delaware - Wind Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory
District of Columbia - Wind Chill Advisory , Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Freeze Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Flood Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Freeze Warning , Special Statement
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Indiana - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Iowa - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning , Wind Chill Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning, Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Maryland - Wind Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Storm Watch, Wind Chill Warning , Winter Storm Watch, Wind Chill Advisory , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning
Michigan - Lake Effect Snow Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning
Missouri - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Montana - High Wind Warning , Freezing Rain Advisory , Ice Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Nevada - Record Report
New Hampshire - Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning , Public Information Statement
New Jersey - Wind Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning , Special Statement
New York - Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning , Wind Chill Warning, Lake Effect Snow Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Watch, Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory , Freezing Rain Advisory
Ohio - Wind Chill Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Warning, Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Oregon - Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Wind Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning , Lake Effect Snow Warning, Wind Chill Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Advisory, Wind Chill Advisory , Public Information Statement
Rhode Island - Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement
South Dakota - High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Air Quality Alert, Special Statement , Special Statement
Tennessee - Flood Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Flood Warning
Vermont - Wind Chill Warning , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Watch, Wind Chill Warning , Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Storm Watch, Wind Chill Advisory , Public Information Statement
Washington - Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Air Stagnation Advisory
West Virginia - Winter Storm Watch, Wind Chill Warning , Winter Storm Watch, Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Air Quality Alert, Special Statement , Special Weather Statement , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement

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