Friday, February 10, 2012
Snowfall amounts on Saturday could reach an inch or more in the city and surrounding counties, with areas south of the metro region getting more than the earlier storm this week.
The storm will usher in colder temps, according to WBAL meteorologist Tony Pann.
The following is the latest hazardous weather statement from the National Weather Service:
RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW OVERNIGHT AS COLDER AIR MOVES INTO THE
REGION. LIGHT SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS WILL LIKELY BE LIMITED TO THE
NORTHERN AND WESTERN SUBURBS OF WASHINGTON DC AND BALTIMORE. THERE
STILL REMAINS SOME UNCERTAINTY REGARDING THE TIMING OF THE
TRANSITION TO SNOW…WHICH WILL DETERMINE SNOWFALL AMOUNTS.
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE WATERS SATURDAY. THE
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE EXTENDED THROUGH SUNDAY. A
GALE WARNING MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS LATE
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY.
A WIND ADVISORY MAY ALSO BE NEEDED OVER LAND AREAS LATE SATURDAY
AFTERNOON AND SATURDAY NIGHT.