Winter Weather Advisory issued in the Alexandria, Virginia for Sunday, January 29 (Image via @NWS_BaltWash on Twitter)

Winter Weather Advisory thru 10 AM Tuesday

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Alexandria, Virginia and the surrounding area from 10:00 PM Sunday, January 29, 2017 to 7:00 AM on Monday, January 30, 2017. Up to two (2) inches of snow are expected in the immediate Alexandria, Virginia area as well as ICE.


Winter Weather Advisories are normally issued in advance of a storm when travel conditions are expected to worsen.

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
7 AM EST MONDAY…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW…WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 AM EST MONDAY.

* PRECIPITATION TYPE…SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS…A COATING TO 1 INCH. LOCALIZED AMOUNTS OF 1 TO
2 INCHES ARE EXPECTED SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 66 IN VIRGINIA AND
EAST OF INTERSTATE 95 IN MARYLAND.

* TIMING…SNOW WILL OVERSPREAD THE AREA BETWEEN 7 AND 10 PM THIS
EVENING. THE STEADIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED BETWEEN 11 PM AND 4 AM.
SNOW WILL END BY 6 AM ACROSS MOST LOCATIONS.

* IMPACTS…ROADS WILL BE MAINLY WET THIS EVENING WITH
TEMPERATURES ABOVE FREEZING. UNTREATED SURFACES WILL BECOME
SLIPPERY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH TEMPERATURES DROPPING TO NEAR OR
SLIGHTLY BELOW FREEZING.

* WINDS…NORTH TO NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH…BECOMING NORTHWEST
AROUND 10 TO 15 MPH TOWARD MORNING.

* TEMPERATURES…MID TO UPPER 30S THIS EVENING…FALLING INTO THE
UPPER 20S AND LOWER 30S OVERNIGHT INTO EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES…AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

(Image via @NWS_BaltWash on Twitter)

Winter Weather Advisory issued for Alexandria, Virginia by the National Weather Service (Image via @NWS_BALTWASH on Twitter)

Winter Weather Advisory thru 10 AM Tuesday

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Alexandria, Virginia and the surrounding area from 1:00 AM Monday, February 15, 2016 to 10:00 AM on Tuesday, February 16, 2016. Up to four (4) inches of snow are expected in the immediate Alexandria, Virginia area as well as ICE.

Winter Weather Advisories are normally issued in advance of a storm when travel conditions are expected to worsen.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW…SLEET AND FREEZING
RAIN… WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM MONDAY TO 10 AM EST TUESDAY.

* PRECIPITATION TYPE…SNOW…SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN.

* ACCUMULATION…3 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW AND SLEET. AROUND ONE-TENTH
OF AN INCH OF ICE FROM FREEZING RAIN.

* TIMING…SNOW WILL BEGIN BETWEEN 1 AND 3 AM MONDAY MORNING. SNOW
WILL CHANGE TO SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN MONDAY AFTERNOON…AND
ALL FREEZING RAIN MONDAY EVENING. PRECIPITATION WILL GRADUALLY
CHANGE TO RAIN LATE MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING.

* WINDS…SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES…IN THE TEENS TONIGHT…RISING INTO THE UPPER 20S
TO LOWER 30S MONDAY INTO MONDAY NIGHT. TEMPERATURES WILL RISE
INTO THE MID AND UPPER 40S TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS…SNOW AND ICE WILL CAUSE SLIPPERY ROADS AND TRAVEL WILL
BE DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW…SLEET…OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES…AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

(Image via @NWS_BaltWash on Twitter)

Winter Weather Advisory issued for Alexandria, Virginia and the Washington DC area Friday night February 12, 2016 (Image via NWS)

Winter Weather Advisory issued in advance of evening rush hour

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Alexandria, Virginia and the surrounding area from 6:00 PM TONIGHT (February 12, 2016) to 12:00 AM on Saturday, February 13, 2016. Small accumulation of snow may wreak havoc on the evening commute.

Winter Weather Advisories are normally issued in advance of a storm when travel conditions are expected to worsen.

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW SHOWERS… WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT.

* PRECIPITATION TYPE…SNOW SHOWERS.

* ACCUMULATIONS…A COATING TO AN INCH.

* TIMING…SNOW SHOWERS ARE MOST LIKELY BETWEEN 6 PM AND 8 PM
ACROSS NORTH-CENTRAL MARYLAND INTO THE NORTHERN AND WESTERN
SUBURBS OF WASHINGTON AND BALTIMORE. SNOW SHOWERS ARE MOST
LIKELY BETWEEN 8 AND 11 PM INSIDE THE BELTWAYS OF WASHINGTON DC
AND BALTIMORE AND ALONG AND EAST OF THE INTERSTATE 95 CORRIDOR
FROM THE SUSQUEHANNA RIVER IN NORTHEAST MARYLAND TO
FREDERICKSBURG VIRGINIA.

* IMPACTS…BELOW FREEZING TEMPERATURES WILL ALLOW FOR SNOW THAT
FALLS TO STICK ON UNTREATED SURFACES. THIS MEANS UNTREATED ROADS
WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND ICY THIS EVENING…MAKING TRAVEL
DIFFICULT. ADDITIONALLY…UNTREATED SIDEWALKS…PARKING LOTS…AND
WALKWAYS WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS FOR PEDESTRIANS.

* WINDS…SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH THROUGH THIS EVENING. WINDS WILL
BECOME NORTHWEST WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH TOWARD MIDNIGHT.

* TEMPERATURES…UPPER 20S TO LOWER 30S THIS AFTERNOON.
TEMPERATURES FALL INTO THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 20S THIS EVENING
WITH SNOW.

(Image via @NWS_BaltWash on Twitter)

Winter Weather Advisory issued for Alexandria, Virginia February 8, 2016
The Winter Weather Advisory in Alexandria, Virginia for Tuesday, February 9 has been cancelled. The expected banding with this storm is likely happening further north. Little to no accumulation is expected. Keep in mind, this is a very disorganized storm coming through the area today and could change.

Stay tuned…

(Flickr Pool photo via Donnie Weatherhead, on Flickr)

Winter Weather Advisory issued for Alexandria, Virginia February 8, 2016

Winter Weather Advisory issued in advance of expected winter storm

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Alexandria, Virginia and the surrounding area from 10:00 PM TONIGHT (February 8, 2016) to 12:00 AM on Wednesday, February 10, 2016. 1″ to 3″ of accumulation is expected in Alexandria, Virginia with this winter storm.

Winter Weather Advisories are normally issued in advance of a storm when travel conditions are expected to worsen.

REMINDER: Check out what you can expect with this latest winter storm.

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
MIDNIGHT EST TUESDAY NIGHT…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW…WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO MIDNIGHT EST TUESDAY NIGHT.

* PRECIPITATION TYPE…SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS…SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 3 INCHES…WITH
LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS PARTICULARLY IN THE NORTHWEST SUBURBS.

* TIMING…A MIXTURE OF RAIN AND SNOW WILL DEVELOP THIS EVENING.
PRECIPITATION WILL TURN TO ALL SNOW AROUND OR SHORTLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO TUESDAY AND THE
ADVISORY MAY NEED TO BE EXTENDED.

* IMPACTS…SNOW COVERED ROADS AND TRAVEL DISRUPTIONS.

* WINDS…NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES…IN THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 30S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES…AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

(Flickr Pool photo via Donnie Weatherhead, on Flickr)

Dude Where's My Car?
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Alexandria, Virginia and the surrounding area from 12:00 AM to 10:00 AM on Friday, February 5, 2016. 1″ to 2″ of accumulation are expected by morning.

Winter Weather Advisories are normally issued in advance of a storm when travel conditions are expected to worsen.

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
10 AM EST FRIDAY…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW…WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 10 AM EST FRIDAY.

* PRECIPITATION TYPE…RAIN CHANGING TO SNOW AFTER 1 AM.

* HAZARD TYPES…ACCUMULATING SNOW AFTER 1 AM.

* ACCUMULATIONS…1 TO 2 INCHES.

* TIMING…RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW BETWEEN 1 AM AND 3 AM. A
PERIOD OF MODERATE SNOW IS EXPECTED BETWEEN 3 AM AND 7
AM…BEFORE DIMINISHING TO FLURRIES FRIDAY MID-MORNING.

* IMPACTS…ROADS MAY BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY DURING THE
MORNING COMMUTE.

* WINDS…NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES…LOWER-TO-MID 30S…EXCEPT AROUND 30 NEAR THE
MASON-DIXON LINE.

(Flickr Pool photo via Blair Starcroft, on Flickr)

Winter Weather Advisory NWS
The National Weather Service had previously issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Alexandria, Virginia and the surrounding area from 09:00 AM to 10:00 PM on Tuesday, March 3, 2015. That has NOW been adjusted to 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM. Winter Weather Advisories are normally issued in advance of a storm when travel conditions are expected to worsen.

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO
10 PM EST THIS EVENING…

* LOCATIONS…THE BALTIMORE AND WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREAS
AND NORTH CENTRAL MARYLAND.

* HAZARD TYPES…SNOW…SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN.

* ACCUMULATIONS…GENERALLY UP TO HALF INCH SNOW AND SLEET AND
LESS THAN ONE TENTH INCH ICE…UP TO ONE INCH SNOW AND TENTH INCH
OF ICE NEAR THE MASON-DIXON LINE.

* TIMING…MIDDAY TODAY THROUGH LATE THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS…ROADS LIKELY SNOW AND ICE COVERED…MORE LIKELY
NORTH OF WASHINGTON DC. TRAVELING WILL BE DANGEROUS.

* WINDS…SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES…IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S…SLOWLY RISING INTO
THE 30S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW…SLEET…OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES…AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

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