The weather forecast has been in fluctuation and seems to change by the minute. As sleet began in Glade Valley, no weather alerts have been issued. The following advisory has been issued, and the National Weather Service forecasts 2.1″ of snow by tomorrow afternoon.
This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for eastern West Virginia,northern and central Virginia, and central and western Maryland with the exception of Garrett County.
.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight
A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 pm for locations along and west of the Allegheny Front, and until Midnight for the Blue Ridge Mountains. Light accumulations of
freezing rain and sleet are expected.
Accumulating snow is expected late tonight along and west of the Allegheny Front. A Winter Weather Advisory may be needed.
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday
Accumulating snow is likely Wednesday, with possible impacts to travel, mainly across northern Maryland into eastern West Virginia and perhaps extreme northern Virginia. A Winter Weather Advisory
has been issued for northeastern Maryland where confidence in accumulating snow is highest. Elsewhere, a Winter Weather Advisory may be needed for eastern west Virginia, extreme northern Virginia
and northern Maryland. A Winter Weather Advisory will likely be needed for locations along and west of the Allegheny Front.
There is also a slight winter storm threat Sunday through Sunday night for locations west of the Blue Ridge and Catoctin Mountains in eastern West Virginia, western Maryland and the Shenandoah
Valley of Virginia. If the threat materializes, it may cause travel disruptions.
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotters are asked to report winter weather via standard operating procedures.