Augusta Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 02:13 PM EST on martie 05, 2015

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 7 PM EST this
evening...
... Wind Chill Advisory in effect from midnight tonight to 10 am
EST Friday...

The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington has
issued a Wind Chill Advisory... which is in effect from midnight
tonight to 10 am EST Friday.

* Precipitation types... snow... heavy at times.

* Accumulations... 6 to 10 inches of snow.

* Timing... snow will be heaviest through 4 PM this afternoon.
Snow will end between 5 PM and 7 PM late this afternoon and
evening.

* Temperatures... falling through the 20s this afternoon. Lows
tonight into Friday morning in the single digits.

* Wind chill... around 5 to 15 degrees below zero late tonight into
Friday morning.

* Winds... north 10 to 15 mph this afternoon... decreasing to 5 to
10 mph late tonight into Friday.

* Impacts... roads will remain snow covered and slippery.
Visibility will be reduced below one-quarter mile at times...
making traveling dangerous. Low wind chills may lead to
frostbite and hypothermia.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow
are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an
emergency. If you must travel... keep an extra flashlight...
food... and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.

A Wind Chill Advisory means that very cold air and strong winds
will combine to generate low wind chills. This will result in
frost bite and lead to hypothermia if precautions are not taken.
If you must venture outdoors... make sure you wear a hat and
gloves.






Public Information Statement
Statement as of 1:54 PM EST on March 05, 2015

The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 2
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...
   1 WSW National zoo 3.1 140 PM 3/05 trained spotter

Maryland

... Anne Arundel County...
   2 SSW Fort Meade 4.0 140 PM 3/05 public
   South Gate 3.0 100 PM 3/05 public
   Severna Park 2.9 1242 PM 3/05 public
   BWI Airport 2.8 100 PM 3/05 Airport

... Baltimore County...
   1 E Bentley Springs 6.0 120 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Jacksonville 5.8 125 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   1 NW Reisterstown 5.2 100 PM 3/05 co-op observer
   2 NNW Brooklandville 4.5 100 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   2 NW Long Green 4.5 1200 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   1 SW Glyndon 4.0 150 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   1 ESE Woodlawn 3.7 140 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Owings Mills 3.0 1251 PM 3/05 public

... Baltimore City...
   Pimlico 4.5 1240 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   2 W Carroll 4.1 141 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   1 N Pimlico 3.5 1253 PM 3/05 public
   2 ESE Arlington 2.9 1215 PM 3/05 broadcast media

... Carroll County...
   3 WSW Lineboro 9.5 118 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Millers 7.5 1159 am 3/05 public
   3 S Westminster 7.1 125 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   4 NNE Uniontown 7.0 100 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Westminster 6.5 1240 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   2 se Westminster 6.0 1214 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   2 WSW Winfield 5.4 110 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   3 NNW Gaither 5.0 100 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   1 se Eldersburg 4.0 1210 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Eldersburg 4.0 1200 PM 3/05 public

... Frederick County...
   1 E Walkersville 8.2 145 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   1 E Walkersville 8.0 139 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   2 se Myersville 7.0 1200 PM 3/05 public
   Frederick 6.0 1230 PM 3/05 public
   1 ENE Frederick 6.0 1228 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   New Market 5.3 1230 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   3 NE Frederick 5.0 1200 PM 3/05 public
   ballenger creek 4.5 1250 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Harford County...
   Whiteford 5.3 1225 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Havre de Grace 3.2 1200 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Howard County...
   Columbia 5.0 140 PM 3/05 NWS employee
   2 se Gaither 4.5 100 PM 3/05 cocorahs
   1 NW Ellicott City 4.5 100 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   2 N Columbia 4.1 100 PM 3/05 cocorahs
   Ellicott City 3.5 122 PM 3/05 County emrg mgmt
   Highland 3.5 1200 PM 3/05 NWS employee
   1 SSE Simpsonville 3.4 1230 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   2 ESE Ellicott City 3.3 1225 PM 3/05 broadcast media
   2 W Elkridge 2.8 1210 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Montgomery County...
   1 E Germantown 6.0 112 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   3 SSW Damascus 5.0 1216 PM 3/05 co-op observer
   Derwood 5.0 120 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Germantown 5.0 1249 PM 3/05 public
   1 ENE Gaithersburg 4.6 100 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Bethesda 4.5 1217 PM 3/05 public
   Montgomery Village 4.5 1247 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Gaithersburg 4.0 1154 am 3/05 County emrg mgmt
   1 ESE Norbeck 3.9 100 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Rockville 3.8 1200 PM 3/05 public
   1 se Olney 3.8 1245 PM 3/05 cocorahs
   Chevy Chase 3.5 139 PM 3/05 public
   Ashton 3.5 137 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   1 NNE Fairland 3.3 1225 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   1 ESE Silver Spring 3.0 143 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   1 ESE Wheaton 2.5 1250 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   1 NE White Oak 2.2 100 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Prince Georges County...
   Cheverly 3.0 126 PM 3/05 public

... St. Marys County...
   2 NE Bushwood T 1250 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Washington County...
   1 WSW Cavetown 9.1 145 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Cascade 8.5 1235 PM 3/05 public
   Hagerstown 8.5 145 PM 3/05 public
   3 SW Fairplay 7.0 1210 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Williamsport 6.0 1234 PM 3/05 public
   3 NNW Pecktonville 5.5 1245 PM 3/05 NWS employee

Virginia

... Albemarle County...
   barracks 3.0 140 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   2 WSW Monticello 2.0 130 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Arlington County...
   NW Arlington 2.8 100 PM 3/05 public
   1 NNE Baileys crossr 2.7 1220 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Rosslyn 2.5 1200 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Rosslyn 2.2 1154 am 3/05 broadcast media
   2 E Barcroft 2.1 1200 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Reagan National airp 1.8 100 PM 3/05 Airport

... Augusta County...
   Fishersville 1.8 100 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... City of Alexandria...
   1 W Alexandria 3.0 130 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... City of Charlottesville...
   1 NNE charlottesvill 2.3 130 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... City of Harrisonburg...
   Harrisonburg 3.5 107 PM 3/05 broadcast media

... City of Manassas...
   Manassas 2.0 1215 PM 3/05 public

... City of Waynesboro...
   2 WSW Waynesboro 3.5 149 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... City of Winchester...
   Winchester 8.0 115 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Culpeper County...
   Culpeper 2.7 1240 PM 3/05 public

... Fairfax County...
   1 NNE Herndon 4.5 130 PM 3/05 NWS employee
   Great Falls 4.1 1245 PM 3/05 NWS employee
   Vienna 4.0 148 PM 3/05 co-op observer
   3 NNE Chantilly 3.2 1200 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Vienna 3.0 1210 PM 3/05 public
   Chantilly 3.0 1210 PM 3/05 public
   2 S Lincolnia 2.1 1215 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Ravensworth 2.0 1200 PM 3/05 NWS employee
   Centreville 2.0 1222 PM 3/05 public
   1 SSE Lincolnia 1.9 1200 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Fauquier County...
   1 W Greenwich 2.8 100 PM 3/05 other federal
   Warrenton 2.5 1226 PM 3/05 public
   1 SSW New Baltimore 2.0 1220 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Frederick County...
   3 S Stephenson 8.0 1239 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   2 E Stephens City 8.0 140 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Highland County...
   Mustoe 5.8 129 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Loudoun County...
   1 NNE Ashburn 6.0 146 PM 3/05 NWS employee
   Purcellville 5.0 1253 PM 3/05 public
   Purcellville 5.0 115 PM 3/05 NWS employee
   1 se Belmont 4.5 130 PM 3/05 public
   2 W Ashburn 4.5 1240 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Leesburg 4.4 1223 PM 3/05 public
   1 NNE Ashburn 4.0 1200 PM 3/05 NWS employee
   1 NE Oak Grove 4.0 1247 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Dulles international 3.6 100 PM 3/05 Airport

... Prince William County...
   3 NNW Woolsey 4.1 1245 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Gainesville 4.0 1243 PM 3/05 public
   1 ENE Dumfries 2.0 150 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Rappahannock County...
   Chester Gap 4.0 1214 PM 3/05 public

... Rockingham County...
   1 SSE Singers Glen 4.9 1245 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Stafford County...
   1 WSW Sealston 0.8 110 PM 3/05 cocorahs

... Warren County...
   1 S Front Royal 7.0 125 PM 3/05 public
   1 N Karo 6.6 1255 PM 3/05 trained spotter

West Virginia

... Berkeley County...
   1 E Inwood 8.8 145 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   2 E Martinsburg 7.8 100 PM 3/05 NWS employee
   2 NW Falling Waters 6.0 1225 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Grant County...
   Bayard 8.8 127 PM 3/05 co-op observer

... Hampshire County...
   1 WSW Capon Bridge 6.0 1240 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   2 WNW Lehew 6.0 1225 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Springfield 6.0 115 PM 3/05 public

... Hardy County...
   1 SSE Moorefield 5.0 1208 PM 3/05 co-op observer

... Mineral County...
   Burlington 5.0 1246 PM 3/05 trained spotter