weather

Massive Snow Storm Slams DMV

Schools Closed, Roads a Mess as First Snowfall Hits D.C. Area

Although the snowfall has stopped, WJZ-13 meteorologist Derek Valcourt warns of refreezing as temperatures drop to the 20’s overnight, which is cause for concern for motorists during their evening commute.

01/05/2015

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Snow Emergency Plan No Longer in Effect for Frederick County

Maryland State Police reported that due to current weather and road conditions, the Snow Emergency Plan was in effect for Frederick County.

01/03/2015

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Winter Weather Advisory No Longer in Effect for Parts of Md., Va.

The National Weather Service announced Friday a Winter Weather Advisory for sleet and freezing rain is in effect for several counties in Maryland, as well as one county in Virginia.

01/02/2015

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Freezing Rain Advisory in Effect for D.C. Area

A freezing rain advisory is currently in effect until 6 p.m. Monday night in D.C. and some parts of Maryland and Virginia.

12/22/2014

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Hypothermia Alert Issued for D.C.; Shelters Prepare

Temperatures are going to dip below freezing Monday night, and shelters in the District are preparing for hundreds of extra people to spend the night.

11/17/2014

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Next Generation Tech Puts Air Traffic Ahead Of The Weather

Bad weather takes the blame for most air traffic delays, whether it’s a blizzard that is blanketing Buffalo in snow or a Midwestern summer storm that shoots lightning around the airspace.

10/20/2014

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Marriage Made In The Heavens: Storm-Chasing Engineers Share Passion For Extreme Weather

Storm chaser Scott Nicholson remembers the day he first fell in love with extreme weather.

09/22/2014

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Scientists: Almanac’s ‘Brutal Winter’ Prediction Is Most Likely Wrong

NOAA meteorologist says Almanac’s prediction of a harsh winter may be premature.

08/27/2014

The folks at the Farmers' Almanac can be forgiven for feeling smug: The 198-year-old publication correctly predicted the past nasty winter while federal forecasters blew it. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Farmers’ Almanac Predicts Another ‘Frigid’ Winter

The folks at the Farmers’ Almanac can be forgiven for feeling smug: The 198-year-old publication correctly predicted the past nasty winter while federal forecasters blew it.

08/24/2014

This car didn't fare so well at Contee Road and Mayfair Drive in Laurel. (Cameron Thompson/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

BWI Parking Lots Flooded, Multiple Water Rescues in Record Rainfall

Rescue crews in Montgomery County are helping some motorists who became stuck after heavy rains.

08/12/2014

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