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Jefferson County HSEM
Sunday January 7th, 2018 :: 02:50 p.m. EST

Advisory

Winter Weather Advisory until 07:00PM Monday

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM EST MONDAY...

* WHAT...A wintry mix expected, with either freezing rain or rain that will freeze on contact with very cold ground surfaces. The ice will result in very slippery conditions on sidewalks, roads and bridges, including during the evening commute on Monday. Total ice accumulations of a light glaze are expected.

* WHERE...Portions of north central, northern and western Maryland, northwest and western Virginia and eastern and panhandle West Virginia.

* WHEN...From 11 AM to 7 PM EST Monday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Even if temperatures rise above freezing, the ground and other surfaces are still extremely cold due to the recent Arctic blast. This increases the likelihood of a glaze of ice on surfaces. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads. Slow down and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

* AFFECTED AREAS: BERKELEY ... EASTERN GRANT ... EASTERN MINERAL ... EASTERN PENDLETON ... HAMPSHIRE ... HARDY ... JEFFERSON ... MORGAN

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Address/Location
Jefferson County HSEM
28 Industrial Boulevard #101
Kearneysville, WV 25430

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 304-728-3290

Alert Details

Severity:
Minor - Minimal to no known threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Winter Weather Advisory

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