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2:18 PM EST on March 05, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Elev 640 ft 38.14 °N, 78.46 °W | Updated 25 minutes ago

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29 °F
Feels Like 21 °F
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6:41 AM 6:11 PM
Full, 100% visible
Pressure 30.16 in
Visibility 0.2 miles
Clouds
Windchill 21 °F
Dew Point 27 °F
Humidity 92%
Rainfall 0.81 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV Not available.
Pollen .70 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KCHO 051853Z 06007KT 1/4SM +SN FZFG VV002 M02/M03 A3015 RMK AO2 SLP213 P0009 T10171028

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Pressure 30.16 in
Visibility 0.2 miles
Clouds
Windchill 21 °F
Dew Point 27 °F
Humidity 92%
Rainfall 0.81 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV Not available.
Pollen .70 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KCHO 051853Z 06007KT 1/4SM +SN FZFG VV002 M02/M03 A3015 RMK AO2 SLP213 P0009 T10171028

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Nowcast | as of 1:07 PM EST on March 5, 2015

A band of heavy snow will impact the Washington metropolitan area...central Virginia and central Shenandoah Valley through 3 PM this afternoon. Visibility will be reduced below one-quarter mile and snowfall rates up to 2 inches per hour are expected. Please do not travel across these areas if you do not have to. Travelling will be extremely dangerous this afternoon. Interstates 81...64...66...270...95 and 495 will be impacted by the heavy snow.

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Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 2:13 PM EST on March 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.