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Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 8:23 PM EST Feb. 12, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until midnight EST
tonight...

* precipitation type... snow showers.

* Accumulations... a coating to an inch.

* Timing... snow showers will overspread the area during the
remainder of this evening and taper off near or shortly after
midnight.

* Impacts... below freezing temperatures will allow for snow that
falls to stick on untreated surfaces. This means untreated
roads will become snow covered and icy this evening... making
travel difficult. Additionally... untreated sidewalks... parking
lots... and walkways will become hazardous for pedestrians.

* Winds... south around 5 mph through this evening. Winds will
become northwest with gusts to 30 mph toward midnight.

* Temperatures... falling into the lower and middle 20s.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Stay informed and exercise caution when driving in any snow
showers this evening... especially on untreated roads. Even a
small snow accumulation will cause untreated roads to become icy.





Wind Advisory
Issued: 1:13 PM EST Feb. 12, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from 3 am to 6 PM EST Saturday...

The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington has
issued a Wind Advisory... which is in effect from 3 am to 6 PM EST
Saturday.

* Timing... late tonight through Saturday. Greatest wind threat is
Saturday morning through midday.

* Winds... northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts around 50 mph.

* Impacts... scattered tree and power line damage. Difficulty
driving high profile vehicles.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that wind gusts of 45 to 55 mph are
expected. Secure outdoor furniture and take care driving high
profile vehicles.



Jackson


Public Information Statement
Issued: 10:48 PM EST Feb. 12, 2016 – National Weather Service

The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 6
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

District of Columbia

... District of Columbia...
   Washington T 1014 PM 2/12 public

Maryland

... Anne Arundel County...
   1 WNW Green Haven T 451 PM 2/12 trained spotter
   BWI Airport T 700 PM 2/12 Airport

... Baltimore City...
   2 ESE Arlington T 1039 PM 2/12 broadcast media

... Carroll County...
   3 WSW Lineboro T 834 PM 2/12 trained spotter
   Mount Airy T 859 PM 2/12 public
   Union Bridge T 1009 PM 2/12 public

... Frederick County...
   Frederick T 857 PM 2/12 public

... Howard County...
   Columbia T 1041 PM 2/12 public

... Montgomery County...
   3 SSW Damascus 0.3 1029 PM 2/12 co-op observer

... Washington County...
   3 SW Fairplay 0.5 948 PM 2/12 trained spotter

Virginia

... City of Winchester...
   2 S Winchester 0.2 917 PM 2/12 trained spotter

... Frederick County...
   2 S Wilde Acres 0.5 919 PM 2/12 public
   3 NW Middletown 0.4 953 PM 2/12 trained spotter
   3 S Stephenson T 701 PM 2/12 trained spotter

... Greene County...
   1 E Stanardsville 0.2 947 PM 2/12 trained spotter

... Loudoun County...
   Bluemont T 1016 PM 2/12 trained spotter
   Dulles international T 921 PM 2/12 Airport

... Warren County...
   Linden 0.4 858 PM 2/12 public

West Virginia

... Berkeley County...
   Martinsburg 1.0 849 PM 2/12 public
   1 E Inwood 0.9 923 PM 2/12 trained spotter
   1 SW Ridgeway 0.3 725 PM 2/12 trained spotter

... Hampshire County...
   Yellow Spring 1.0 614 PM 2/12 public
   1 WSW Capon Bridge 1.0 829 PM 2/12 trained spotter

... Hardy County...
   3 E Wardensville T 611 PM 2/12 trained spotter

... Jefferson County...
   Shepherdstown 1.0 954 PM 2/12 public
   Charles Town 0.5 920 PM 2/12 public
   Harpers Ferry T 1007 PM 2/12 public

... Morgan County...
   Berkeley spgs 1.0 759 PM 2/12 public

... Pendleton County...
   Circleville 2.0 901 PM 2/12 trained spotter

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:2/12/2016, 1014 PM, DC, District of Columbia, Washington, , , 38.90510, -77.01620, snow, T, inch, public,
:2/12/2016, 451 PM, MD, Anne Arundel, Green Haven, 1, WNW, 39.14800, -76.56270, snow, T, inch, trained spotter,
:2/12/2016, 700 PM, MD, Anne Arundel, BWI Airport, , , 39.18047, -76.65243, snow, T, inch, Airport,
:2/12/2016, 1039 PM, MD, Baltimore City, Arlington, 2, ESE, 39.32831, -76.64961, snow, T, inch, broadcast media,
:2/12/2016, 834 PM, MD, Carroll, Lineboro, 3, WSW, 39.70880, -76.90170, snow, T, inch, trained spotter,
:2/12/2016, 859 PM, MD, Carroll, Mount Airy, , , 39.37420, -77.15930, snow, T, inch, public,
:2/12/2016, 1009 PM, MD, Carroll, Union Bridge, , , 39.56890, -77.17720, snow, T, inch, public,
:2/12/2016, 857 PM, MD, Frederick, Frederick, , , 39.42820, -77.41690, snow, T, inch, public,
:2/12/2016, 1041 PM, MD, Howard, Columbia, , , 39.20300, -76.85800, snow, T, inch, public,
:2/12/2016, 1029 PM, MD, Montgomery, Damascus, 3, SSW, 39.26470, -77.23190, snow, 0.3, inch, co-op observer,
:2/12/2016, 948 PM, MD, Washington, Fairplay, 3, SW, 39.51020, -77.79090, snow, 0.5, inch, trained spotter,
:2/12/2016, 917 PM, VA, city of Winchester, Winchester, 2, S, 39.14490, -78.17290, snow, 0.2, inch, trained spotter,
:2/12/2016, 919 PM, VA, Frederick, Wilde Acres, 2, S, 39.11759, -78.39576, snow, 0.5, inch, public,
:2/12/2016, 953 PM, VA, Frederick, Middletown, 3, NW, 39.06350, -78.31980, snow, 0.4, inch, trained spotter,
:2/12/2016, 701 PM, VA, Frederick, Stephenson, 3, S, 39.18750, -78.11030, snow, T, inch, trained spotter,
:2/12/2016, 947 PM, VA, Greene, Stanardsville, 1, E, 38.30040, -78.41985, snow, 0.2, inch, trained spotter,
:2/12/2016, 1016 PM, VA, Loudoun, Bluemont, , , 39.11540, -77.82840, snow, T, inch, trained spotter,
:2/12/2016, 921 PM, VA, Loudoun, Dulles international Airport, , , 38.97640, -77.48690, snow, T, inch, Airport,
:2/12/2016, 858 PM, VA, Warren, Linden, , , 38.90890, -78.07580, snow, 0.4, inch, public,
:2/12/2016, 849 PM, WV, Berkeley, Martinsburg, , , 39.46030, -77.96930, snow, 1.0, inch, public,
:2/12/2016, 923 PM, WV, Berkeley, Inwood, 1, E, 39.35420, -78.03350, snow, 0.9, inch, trained spotter,
:2/12/2016, 725 PM, WV, Berkeley, Ridgeway, 1, SW, 39.29480, -78.07950, snow, 0.3, inch, trained spotter,
:2/12/2016, 614 PM, WV, Hampshire, Yellow Spring, , , 39.18220, -78.50970, snow, 1.0, inch, public,
:2/12/2016, 829 PM, WV, Hampshire, Capon Bridge, 1, WSW, 39.29390, -78.45280, snow, 1.0, inch, trained spotter,
:2/12/2016, 611 PM, WV, Hardy, Wardensville, 3, E, 39.08130, -78.52920, snow, T, inch, trained spotter,
:2/12/2016, 954 PM, WV, Jefferson, Shepherdstown, , , 39.43110, -77.80510, snow, 1.0, inch, public,
:2/12/2016, 920 PM, WV, Jefferson, Charles Town, , , 39.28510, -77.85750, snow, 0.5, inch, public,
:2/12/2016, 1007 PM, WV, Jefferson, Harpers Ferry, , , 39.32538, -77.73888, snow, T, inch, public,
:2/12/2016, 759 PM, WV, Morgan, Berkeley spgs, , , 39.63000, -78.23000, snow, 1.0, inch, public,
:2/12/2016, 901 PM, WV, Pendleton, Circleville, , , 38.67090, -79.49120, snow, 2.0, inch, trained spotter,