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From Alert DC:
“The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for he entire Washington DC Metro Area…which is in effect from Tuesday morning through Tuesday evening.
* Precipitation Type…Snow
* Accumulations…Potential for five inches or more.
* Timing…Tuesday Morning through Tuesday Evening. The heaviest snow will be late Tuesday Morning through Tuesday Afternoon.
* Temperatures…Dropping into the teens.
* WINDS…Becoming North 10 to 15 MPH with gust around 25 MPH Tuesday Afternoon and Evening.
* Impacts…Roads will be snow covered and slippery. The combination of snow and blowing snow will reduce visibility to below one-half mile at times. Travelling may be dangerous Tuesday. The morning and evening commute may be impacted by the snow.”