December 9th, 2013

we can't teach what we don't know
  • uu_mom

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 2 PM EST TUESDAY

You may have thought last night and today was bad (Pepco reported 6,143 outages in Prince George’s this morning),

Ice causes tree to fall

but worse is reported to be coming:

.WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 2 PM EST TUESDAY

THE NATL WEATHER SVC IN BALTIMORE MD/WA HAS
ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW. WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 3 AM TO 2 PM EST TUESDAY.

* PRECIPITATION TYPE. SNOW. HEAVY AT TIMES. THE PRECIPITATION
MAY START AS A PERIOD OF SLEET. ESPECIALLY SO. OF INTERSTATE
66 IN VA & EAST OF INTERSTATE 95.

* ACCUMULATIONS.3 TO 5 INCHES.

* TIMING.NEAR DAWN TUES THROUGH EARLY TUES AFTERNOON.
INCLUDING THE TUES MORNING RUSH HOUR.

* TEMPS.UPPER 20S TO LWR 30S.

* WINDS.NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

* IMPACTS.HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FROM HEAVY
SNOW. THE SNOW WILL IMPACT THE MORNING RUSH TUES WITH THE
POTENTIAL FOR ACCUMULATION RATES OF 1-2 INCHES PER HOUR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS.

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE
TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS & LIMITED
VISIBILITIES.& USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.