Glade Valley Government News 

Motorists Urged to Remain Cautious As Heavy Rains May Close County Roads

Frederick County officials urge motorists to use caution when they head home on their commute Thursday.  According to the National Weather Service, portions of the county could receive ½ inch, or as much as 2-4 inches, of rain in a short period of time if there are multiple thunderstorms.  Heavy rainfall in a short amount of time can result in rapid rises in streams, creeks and urban areas.  Such heavy rain may strand motorists and close some county-maintained roads because of flooding, debris or sinkholes.  A list of road closures…

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Road Closed in Walkersville

Biggs Ford Road at the bowling alley is currently NOT passable. There is a tractor trailer stuck in the roadway. Please avoid this area. Our Public Works crew has been out treating and plowing the Town streets. We ask that you help them out by staying off the roads if possible. Stay Safe!

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Glade Valley News 

Winter Storm Warning

.WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM WEDNESDAY TO 4 AM ESTTHURSDAY… * WHAT…Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 12 to18 inches. * WHERE…Portions of northern and western Maryland, northwestVirginia and eastern West Virginia. * WHEN…From 7 AM Wednesday to 4 AM EST Thursday. Snow willoverspread the region Wednesday morning, become heavy at timesduring the afternoon and evening, taper off late Wednesdaynight. * IMPACTS…Travel will be very difficult to impossible.Potential impacts include significant travel delays andclosures. Plan ahead to minimize impact on you and your family.Recommended actionsIf you…

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