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Winter Weather Advisory

Statement as of 3:00 AM EST on January 26, 2015

Expires 10:00 AM EST on January 27, 2015


... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 4 PM this afternoon to
10 am EST Tuesday...

The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington has
issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow... which is in effect from
4 PM this afternoon to 10 am EST Tuesday.

* Precipitation type... snow.

* Accumulations... 1 to 3 inches.

* Timing... a rain and snow mix will change over to all snow by
this evening. Snow will continue into Tuesday morning.

* Temperatures... in the lower 30s.

* Winds... north 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Impacts... roads will be snow covered and slippery with
visibilities being reduced to near one-quarter mile at times.
The combination of snow covered roads and low visibility will
make traveling dangerous.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow will cause
travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited
visibilities... and use caution while driving.





Public Information Statement

Statement as of 8:32 AM EST on January 26, 2015


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 5
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

... Allegany County...
   Westernport 2.5 756 am 1/26 public

... Baltimore County...
   1 E Bentley Springs 0.5 530 am 1/26 trained spotter

... Carroll County...
   3 NNW Gaither 0.3 800 am 1/26 trained spotter

... Frederick County...
   2 NW ballenger creek 0.2 620 am 1/26 trained spotter
   2 se Emmitsburg T 630 am 1/26 mix snow sleet rain

... Howard County...
   Highland 0.3 750 am 1/26 public
   1 SSE Simpsonville 0.3 745 am 1/26 trained spotter

... Montgomery County...
   Damascus 0.2 733 am 1/26 public
   Germantown 0.1 737 am 1/26 public
   Rockville 0.1 738 am 1/26 public

... Washington County...
   1 E Hagerstown 3.0 635 am 1/26 broadcast media

Virginia

... Arlington County...
   Reagan National airp T 700 am 1/26 Airport

... City of Winchester...
   2 S Winchester 0.1 503 am 1/26 trained spotter

... Fairfax County...
   1 NNE Herndon T 817 am 1/26 32.5 degrees

... Frederick County...
   2 NNE Nineveh T 810 am 1/26 trained spotter

... Loudoun County...
   Bluemont 1.0 715 am 1/26 trained spotter
   3 NW Ashburn T 745 am 1/26 public
   Purcellville T 640 am 1/26 rain snow mix
   Dulles international T 700 am 1/26 Airport

... Madison County...
   Madison T 700 am 1/26 trained spotter

... Prince William County...
   3 NNW Woolsey T 808 am 1/26 trained spotter

... Rockingham County...
   Bergton 0.5 603 am 1/26 public

West Virginia

... Berkeley County...
   Inwood 1.0 808 am 1/26 public

... Grant County...
   2 ESE Kline Gap 0.8 615 am 1/26 trained spotter

... Pendleton County...
   6 WSW Cherry Grove 4.4 820 am 1/26 trained spotter
   Sugar Grove 1.0 602 am 1/26 public


**********************24 hour snowfall**********************

Location 24 hour time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

District of Columbia

... District of Columbia...
   National Arboretum T 800 am 1/26 co-op observer

Maryland

... Allegany County...
   Frostburg 2.8 700 am 1/26 co-op observer
   1 S Cumberland 1.3 700 am 1/26 co-op observer

... Frederick County...
   2 se Emmitsburg T 630 am 1/26 co-op observer

... Washington County...
   5 S Sharpsburg T 700 am 1/26 co-op observer

Virginia

... Fairfax County...
   Vienna 0.1 700 am 1/26 co-op observer

... Highland County...
   1 SW Mill Gap 1.4 600 am 1/26 co-op observer

... Loudoun County...
   Mount Weather 0.5 700 am 1/26 co-op observer

... Shenandoah County...
   Edinburg T 700 am 1/26 co-op observer

West Virginia

... Grant County...
   Bayard 1.8 700 am 1/26 co-op observer

... Mineral County...
   2 SSW Keyser 0.8 700 am 1/26 co-op observer


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