Sunday, March 24, 2013
The National Weather Service says the worst weather conditions are expected late tonight through Monday morning.
The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a winter weather advisory until 6 p.m. Monday. The advisory, issued for Carroll County and Frederick County in Maryland and some areas of Virginia warns of two to four inches of snow, starting this evening and continuing through the day tomorrow. According to the advisory, "The heaviest snow is expected by the predawn hours Monday morning." Additionally, motorists should take caution as "roads will become snow-covered and slippery, especially across elevated surfaces such as bridges and overpasses," according to NWS. The worst conditions are expected late tonight through Monday morning, the NWS reports. Temperatures will be in the upper-30s to middle-40s this evening, falling into the lower …
Monday, January 28, 2013
Here's a look at this week's forecast, courtesy of the National Weather Service.
Careful on the roads this morning, Carroll County is under a winter weather advisory until noon Monday, according to the National Weather Service (NWS), with sleet, freezing rain and even a little snow possible. NWS cautions untreated roads, bridges and sidewalks will be particularly susceptible to icing -- especially during this morning's commute. Hang in there, though – spring-like temperatures are in the forecast, too. Monday, temperatures are set to reach about 50 degrees by midday, but before that, we could see a wintry mix. By 1 p.m., any precipitation we see will be rain, according to NWS. Monday night, temperatures will drop to the high-30s, with a 30 percent chance of rain. Tuesday’s high will be in the mid-50s with a 20 percent…
Sunday, January 27, 2013
The advisory lasts from 5 a.m. until noon in much of Maryland.
Much of Maryland—from the D.C. metro area to the Baltimore suburbs—is under a winter weather advisory Monday morning. The advisory is in effect from 5 a.m. until noon in Baltimore, Carroll, Harford, Howard and Montgomery counties, as well as Baltimore City, the National Weather Service announced Sunday afternoon. Temperatures are expected to be in the high 20s by midday, but morning commuters may encounter freezing rain mixed with sleet and possibly snow, according to the advisory. Only a trace of accumulation is expected. Winds from the south will gust to 10 to 15 mph, the advisory said. The precipitation "will cause travel difficulties," the advisory said. Drivers should use caution and "be prepared for slippery roads and limited" …
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Beware of freezing rain and slick roads, experts advise.
The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a winter weather advisory for Carroll County until 11 a.m. The alert warns of the possibility of freezing rain on surfaces including roads. A winter weather advisory means that periods of freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. The NWS alert urges drivers to be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities. The alert includes Carroll, Frederick and Northern Baltimore Counties. The alert, originally set to expire at 9 a.m., is now set to expire at 11 a.m.
Wednesday, November 7, 2012
Carroll County is no longer under a winter weather advisory.
Update 3:50 p.m. Forecasters are lowering their expectations for the impact this afternoon's storm will have on Carroll County. Carroll County is no longer under a winter weather advisory and reports now suggest we may see less than an inch of snow. According to a Baltimore Sun article, the storm has tracked slightly more east than expected. Story as posted at 11 a.m. The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a winter weather advisory for Carroll County from 2 p.m. today to 6 a.m. Thursday morning. The entire central Maryland region is under a hazardous weather outlook. According to the NWS, Carroll County could see snow mixing with rain this afternoon and evening with accumulations of one to two inches across most areas and two to …