Areas affected include Frederick, Carroll, Washington Counties.
…WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
* WHAT…Heavy snow. Storm total snow accumulations of 6 to 12
inches expected by this evening. Locally higher amounts are
possible in the higher elevations.
* WHERE…Portions of northern and western Maryland, northwestern
Virginia, and eastern West Virginia.
* WHEN…Until 8 PM EDT this evening.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on difficult travel conditions. Be
prepared for significant reductions in visibility at times.
With the wet snow, be prepared for a power outage as well.
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. The latest road conditions for
the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.
Areas covered by the Winter Storm Warning include Frederick, Washington and Carroll Counties, and northwest Howard and Montgomery Counties. In addition, western Loudon County, Virginia, and Jefferson, Morgan and Berkeley Counties in West Virginia.
By The National Weather Service