Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 1:14 PM EST on December 08, 2013
... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 7 PM EST this
A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 7 PM EST this
* Areas affected: Dorchester and western Wicomico... including
* Hazards: snow... sleet and freezing rain
* accumulations: a trace to a tenth of an inch of ice is
expected along with a light accumulation of sleet and snow.
* Temperatures: 30 to 34 degrees.
* Timing: a mix of sleet and snow early this afternoon is expected
to changing to all sleet and briefly mix with freezing rain
before becoming just rain by mid to late afternoon.
* Impacts: travel conditions could become hazardous later this
morning though mid afternoon due to icy conditions on roadways
A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of sleet and
freezing rain will cause some travel difficulties. Be prepared
for slippery roads and use caution while driving.
Statement as of 2:50 PM EST on December 08, 2013
... Mix of sleet and freezing rain through mid-afternoon...
A mix of light to moderate sleet and freezing rain will continue
across northern Dorchester County through 4 PM. Locations which
have the best chance to accumulate a light glaze of ice are mainly
along and north of a line from Taylors Island to Linkwood and
Galestown. Accumulations should remain light. However... only a
small amount of sleet can make bridges... streets... highways and
walkways extremely slick and hazardous. Motorists are urged to
exercise caution on area roadways this afternoon.
Public Information Statement
Statement as of 12:31 PM EST on December 08, 2013
The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 24
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/Wakefield
***********************storm total ice***********************
Location storm total time/date comments
... Caroline County...
Bowling Green 0.10 838 am 12/08 public
... Chesterfield County...
Midlothian 0.10 834 am 12/08 public
... Fluvanna County...
Palmyra 0.15 1213 PM 12/08 trained spotter
... Hanover County...
Ashland 0.10 1229 PM 12/08 trained spotter
... Henrico County...
1 NNE Bridlewood 0.10 1210 PM 12/08 trained spotter
Lakeside 0.10 800 am 12/08 trained spotter
... Louisa County...
Louisa 0.10 843 am 12/08 public
... Nottoway County...
Crewe 0.10 839 am 12/08 public
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