Winter Weather Advisory In Effect This Evening

…Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 6 PM this evening to
5 AM EST Friday…



Sterling, Va. (NWS)  The National Weather Service in Baltimore Md/Washington has  issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow… which is in effect  from 6 PM this evening to 5 AM EST Friday.

* Precipitation type…snow.

* Accumulations…1 to 2 inches.

* Timing…snow will overspread the area early this evening and
continue through tonight.

* Impacts…travel may become difficult due to reduced
visibilities and snow covered and icy roads.

* Winds…southwest 5 mph…becoming northwest.

* Temperatures…low to mid 30s dropping into the upper 20s this

Precautionary/preparedness actions…

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

The areas under the Winter Weather Advisory include Frederick and Carroll Counties, and Northwest Montgomery and Northwest Howard Counties.


By The National Weather Service