Carroll Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 4:51 AM EST on March 04, 2015

... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 10 PM this evening to 7 PM
EST Thursday...

The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington has
issued a Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow... which is in effect
from 10 PM this evening to 7 PM EST Thursday.

* Accumulations... snow 6 to 10 inches... along with a trace of ice.

* Locations... central Maryland to north-central Virginia.

* Hazard types... wintry mix late this evening... then snow... heavy
at times.

* Timing... rain changes to wintry mix late this evening then all
snow through Thursday. Snow heaviest late tonight through early
Thursday afternoon.

* Impacts... roads will be snow covered with visibility reduced to
near one-quarter mile at times. Traveling will be dangerous.

* Winds... north 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 20 mph.

* Temperatures... low 30s... dropping into the mid 20s Thursday.

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.






Public Information Statement
Statement as of 2:50 am EST on March 04, 2015

The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 12
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 ice***********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                          ice of
                     /inches/ measurement

Maryland

... Allegany County...
   Eckhart Mines 0.13 1054 PM 3/03 trained spotter

... Anne Arundel County...
   1 NE Annapolis T 539 PM 3/03 trained spotter

... Baltimore County...
   2 E White Marsh 0.10 1015 PM 3/03 trained spotter
   1 NE Kingsville 0.08 600 PM 3/03 trained spotter
   2 NW Long Green 0.06 810 PM 3/03 trained spotter

... Baltimore City...
   1 N Pimlico 0.05 430 PM 3/03 public
   1 NE Pimlico 0.03 555 PM 3/03 cocorahs

... Carroll County...
   4 NNE Uniontown 0.10 500 PM 3/03 trained spotter

... Harford County...
   1 SSE Belcamp 0.10 550 PM 3/03 trained spotter
   Bel Air T 533 PM 3/03 County emrg mgmt

... Howard County...
   1 WSW Savage 0.06 900 PM 3/03 trained spotter

... Montgomery County...
   1 WSW Fairland 0.10 656 PM 3/03 trained spotter

Virginia

... Fairfax County...
   1 N McLean T 431 PM 3/03 NWS employee

... Loudoun County...
   1 NNE Ashburn T 545 PM 3/03 NWS employee