NORTON META TAG

13 February 2014

THE LATEST WEATHER UPDATE FOR HERNDON & NORTHERN VIRGINIA FROM USWX 13FEB14

IT is freezing mist / rain here now, but not an ice fog thank God! Here is the latest on our forecast from USWX, we are still under a Winter storm warning, more snow on the way!!!!!
Winter storm watches, warnings, and advisories are issued by local National Weather Service Forecast offices.
Winter weather advisory -- When a significant winter storm or hazardous winter weather is occurring, imminent, and is an inconvenience.
Winter storm watch -- A significant winter weather (i.e., heavy snow, heavy sleet, significant freezing rain, or a combination of events) is expected, but not imminent, for the watch area; provides 12 to 36 hours notice of the possibility of severe winter weather.
Winter storm warning -- A significant winter storm or hazardous winter weather is occurring, imminent, or likely, and is a threat to life and property.
Blizzard warning -- Winds that are at least 35 mph or greater, blowing snow that will frequently reduce visibility to 1/4 mile or less for at least three hours, and dangerous wind chills are expected in the warning area.
Wind chill index -- The calculation of temperature that takes into consideration the effects of wind and temperature on the human body. This is not the actual air temperature, but what it feels like to the average person. This wind chill chart shows the difference between actual air temperature and perceived temperature, and the amount of time until frostbite occurs. 

Thursday, February 13, 2014, 2:21 PM EST
Herndon, VA
County: Fairfax   NWS Zone: VAZ053 (Fairfax)
2:21 PM EST (19:21 GMT)
77.3873 W
38.9812 N
Thu, Feb 13, 2014
Severe Weather Statements
Type Issue Time Expire Time Expires in
Special Weather Statement Thu, Feb 13, 1:00pm EST Thu, Feb 13, 6:00pm EST 3 hr, 38 min
Special Weather Statement Thu, Feb 13, 12:59pm EST Thu, Feb 13, 6:00pm EST 3 hr, 38 min
Winter Storm Warning Thu, Feb 13, 2:15pm EST Thu, Feb 13, 10:15pm EST 7 hr, 53 min

Current Conditions
Observation for Dulles Airport, Chantilly, VA as of 1:52PM (29 min ago)
Current Conditions Light Drizzle, Mist
Temperature 33°F 1°C
Dew Point 31°F -1°C
Feels Like 23°F -5°C
Humidity 91 %
Pressure 29.44 in 997.0 mb
Wind Dir N 350°
Wind Speed 15 mph 24 kph
Ceiling 600 ft 183 m
Visibility 2 mi 3 km Severe | Temp | Dew | Feels | Humid | Pres | Speed | Dir
Coded METAR KIAD 131852Z 35013KT 1 3/4SM -DZ BR OVC006 01/M01 A2944 RMK AO2 DZB50FZDZE50 SLP970 P0000 T00061006 =

National Weather Service Forecast
Seven Day Forecast Issued 12:30pm EST -- Thu, Feb 13, 2014
This afternoon Sleet, freezing rain, snow and rain. Additional snow and sleet accumulation around an inch. Highs in the lower 30s. North winds around 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
Tonight Snow. Total snow accumulation of 10 to 14 inches. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of snow near 100 percent.
Friday Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Friday night Cloudy. A chance of snow and rain showers in the evening, then snow showers after midnight. Lows in the upper 20s. West winds around 5 mph, becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
Saturday Mostly sunny. A chance of snow showers in the morning. Highs in the lower 30s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Chance of snow 30 percent.
Saturday night Mostly cloudy. Lows around 20.
Sunday Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 30s.
Sunday night Mostly clear. Lows 15 to 20.
Washingtons birthday Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
Monday night Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers. Lows in the lower 30s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Tuesday Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.
Tuesday night Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s.

  Area Conditions Eng
Dist Stn City Temp Dew Cond Wind Vis Age
5 mi KIAD Chantilly, VA 33°F 31°F Light Drizzle, Mist N @ 15 mph 2 mi 29
12 mi KJYO Leesburg, VA 34°F 34°F Unknown Precipitation N @ 15 G 21 mph 2 mi 26
21 mi KDCA Arlington, VA 38°F 34°F Light Drizzle, Mist NNE @ 17 G 24 mph 3 mi 29
21 mi KDAA Fort Belvoir, VA 37°F 36°F Light Rain, Mist NNW @ 9 mph 5 mi 13
30 mi KFDK Frederick, MD 34°F 34°F Light Rain NNE @ 21 G 26 mph 2 mi 36
31 mi KADW Andrews Air Force Base, MD 35°F 33°F Light Rain, Mist NNE @ 15 mph 4 mi 23
34 mi KFME Laurel, MD 36°F 32°F Cloudy NNE @ 8 G 17 mph 3 mi 21
34 mi KNYG MCB Quantico, VA 35°F 33°F Light Rain, Mist N @ 17 G 24 mph 2 mi 17
40 mi KCJR Elkwood, VA 36°F 36°F Mist N @ 13 mph 3 mi 26
40 mi KBWI Glen Burnie, MD 36°F 33°F Light Drizzle, Mist NNE @ 12 mph 2 mi 27
40 mi KRMN Fredericksburg, VA 35°F 35°F Mist NNW @ 14 G 18 mph 2 mi 26
43 mi KOKV Winchester, VA 30°F 28°F Light Snow NW @ 14 G 21 mph 1 mi 6
43 mi KMRB Martinsburg, WV 32°F 27°F Light Snow NNW @ 15 mph 2 mi 28
46 mi KDMH Baltimore, MD 37°F 32°F - - @ - - 27
49 mi KEZF Fredericksburg, VA 36°F 36°F Mist NNW @ 10 G 16 mph 3 mi 26
http://uswx.com/uswx/local.php?q=20170&x=15&y=8 
Thursday, February 13, 2014, 2:26 PM EST
 
Virginia
2:26 PM EST (19:26 GMT)
79.4671 W
38.0044 N
Severe Temp Dew Point Feels Like Humidity Pressure Wind Speed Wind Dir

Severe Weather Statements
Type Areas Affected
Winter Storm Warning Lee, Russell, Scott, Washington, Wise
Winter Storm Warning Buchanan, Dickenson
Winter Storm Warning Caroline, Fluvanna, Goochland, Hanover, Louisa
Winter Storm Warning Amelia, Charles City, Chesterfield, Cumberland, Dinwiddie, Henrico, New Kent, Nottoway, Powhatan, Prince Edward, Prince George
Winter Storm Warning Greensville, Sussex
Winter Storm Warning Essex, King William, King and Queen, Lancaster, Northumberland, Richmond, Westmoreland
Winter Storm Warning Brunswick, Lunenburg, Mecklenburg
Winter Storm Warning Tazewell
Winter Storm Warning Alleghany, Amherst, Appomattox, Bath, Bedford, Bland, Botetourt, Buckingham, Campbell, Carroll, Craig, Floyd, Franklin, Giles, Grayson, Montgomery, Patrick, Pulaski, Roanoke, Rockbridge, Smyth, Wythe
Winter Storm Warning Charlotte, Halifax, Henry, Pittsylvania
Winter Storm Warning Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandri, King George
Winter Storm Warning Albemarle, Augusta, Culpeper, Eastern Highland, Greene, Madison, Nelson, Orange, Page, Rappahannock, Rockingham, Shenandoah, Spotsylvania, Western Highland
Winter Storm Warning Clarke, Fairfax, Frederick, Loudoun, Northern Fauquier, Prince William/Manassas/Manassas, Southern Fauquier, Stafford, Warren
Special Weather Statement Albemarle, Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandri, Augusta, Clarke, Culpeper, Eastern Highland, Fairfax, Frederick, Greene, King George, Loudoun, Madison, Nelson, Northern Fauquier, Orange, Page, Prince William/Manassas/Manassas, Rappahannock, Rockingham, Shenandoah, Southern Fauquier, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Warren, Western Highland
Special Weather Statement Albemarle, Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandri, Augusta, Clarke, Culpeper, Eastern Highland, Fairfax, Frederick, Greene, King George, Loudoun, Madison, Nelson, Northern Fauquier, Orange, Page, Prince William/Manassas/Manassas, Rappahannock, Rockingham, Shenandoah, Southern Fauquier, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Warren, Western Highland
Special Weather Statement Bedford, Botetourt, Floyd, Franklin, Henry, Patrick, Pittsylvania, Roanoke
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