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Winter Storm Warning
MDZ003-501-502-VAZ025>031-503-504-WVZ050>053-055-501>506-262045-
/O.CON.KLWX.WS.W.0012.000000T0000Z-141126T2300Z/
WASHINGTON-EXTREME WESTERN ALLEGANY-CENTRAL AND EASTERN ALLEGANY-
AUGUSTA-ROCKINGHAM-SHENANDOAH-FREDERICK VA-PAGE-WARREN-CLARKE-
WESTERN HIGHLAND-EASTERN HIGHLAND-HAMPSHIRE-MORGAN-BERKELEY-
JEFFERSON-HARDY-WESTERN GRANT-EASTERN GRANT-WESTERN MINERAL-
EASTERN MINERAL-WESTERN PENDLETON-EASTERN PENDLETON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HAGERSTOWN...FROSTBURG...CUMBERLAND...
STAUNTON...WAYNESBORO...HARRISONBURG...WINCHESTER...FRONT ROYAL...
HIGHTOWN...MONTEREY...MARTINSBURG...CHARLES TOWN...MOOREFIELD...
BAYARD...MOUNT STORM...PETERSBURG...ELK GARDEN...KEYSER...
FORT ASHBY...CIRCLEVILLE...FRANKLIN
743 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* PRECIPITATION TYPE...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES BELOW 1500 FEET. 8 TO 16 INCHES
ABOVE 1500 FEET.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TODAY ALONG THE RIDGE TOPS
ABOVE 1500 FEET. A MIXTURE OF RAIN AND SNOW BELOW 1500 FEET WILL
CHANGE TO ALL SNOW BETWEEN BY 10 AM THIS MORNING. THE HEAVIEST
SNOW IS EXPECTED THROUGH 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON. SNOW WILL END LATE
THIS AFTERNOON.

* TEMPERATURES...UPPER 20S TO LOWER 30S ABOVE 1500 FEET.
TEMPERATURES WILL FALL INTO THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 30S BELOW 1500
FEET.

* WINDS...NORTH BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND
15 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY AND
VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED BELOW A HALF MILE AT TIMES. THE WORST
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ALONG THE RIDGE TOPS ABOVE 1500 FEET.
INTERSTATES 68...81 AND 64 WILL BE IMPACTED BY THE SNOW. SNOW
WILL HAVE A SIGNIFICANT IMPACT ON HOLIDAY TRAVEL PLANS
THROUGHOUT THE DAY. HEAVY AMOUNTS OF WET SNOW MAY CAUSE DOWNED
TREES THAT LEAD TO AN ENHANCED THREAT FOR POWER OUTAGES.

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.

&&

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