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Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 2:05 PM EST Feb. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 1 am EST
Thursday...

* what... heavy mixed precipitation, with the biggest remaining
threat being freezing rain. Additional snow and sleet
accumulations of less than one inch, and ice accumulations of
one tenth to one quarter of an inch. Freezing rain is expected
to transition to rain by 1 am.

* Where... portions of north central and western Maryland, northern
and northwest Virginia and eastern West Virginia.

* When... until 1 am EST Thursday.

* Additional details... travel will be very difficult. The
hazardous conditions will impact the evening commute. The
combined weight of snow, sleet and freezing rain could result
in downed branches and isolated power outages.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet
and ice will make travel very hazardous or impossible.

When venturing outside, watch your first few steps taken on
steps, sidewalks, and driveways, which could be icy and slippery,
increasing your risk of a fall and injury.