Friday, January 6, 2017

Winter Storm Warning

Winter Storm Warning
WICOMICO-SOMERSET-INLAND WORCESTER-MARYLAND BEACHES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SALISBURY...CRISFIELD...
PRINCESS ANNE...SNOW HILL...OCEAN CITY
345 AM EST FRI JAN 6 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM SATURDAY TO 1 AM EST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM SATURDAY TO 1 AM EST SUNDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AREAS AFFECTED: LOWER MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE.

* HAZARDS: SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS: 4 TO 7 INCHES OF SNOW.

* TEMPERATURES: MID 20S TO AROUND 30.

* WINDS: NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

* TIMING: SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN LATE TONIGHT...THEN CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY EVENING BEFORE ENDING SATURDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS: HAZARDOUS TRAVEL EXPECTED DUE TO SNOW COVERED ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

6 comments:

Anonymous said...

i'm going to cheers to pick up canned goods to help me get through this storm while i'm plowing runways at the airport

Anonymous said...

I went to the Tiger Mart Beer Cave and loaded up, wife cooking soup and my recliner is ready for action!

Anonymous said...

sounds great, beer soup beer soup beer beer beer

Anonymous said...

Great way to end rifle season

Anonymous said...

Do you thin the deer will be moving around I hope so

Anonymous said...

LOL, 4 to 7 inches is not considered a major snowstorm!! Try living in Northern New York 4 to 7 inches it is a dusting.