The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Alexandria, Virginia and the surrounding area from 6:00 PM TONIGHT (Thursday, January 17, 2019) to 4:00 AM Friday, January 18, 2019. Winter Weather Advisories are normally issued when travel conditions are expected to worsen.
Accumulating light snow is likely during the Thursday evening commute, potentially resulting in untreated surfaces turning icy and travel disruptions. Details: https://t.co/Bpljm1ngYq and https://t.co/ZOlvERZ7E7. #DCwx #MDwx #VAwx #WVwx pic.twitter.com/ZctiMG4yOf
— NWS DC/Baltimore (@NWS_BaltWash) January 17, 2019
…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 AM EST FRIDAY…
* WHAT…Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of around one inch expected.
* WHERE…The District of Columbia, central and northern Maryland and northern Virginia.
* WHEN…From 6 PM this evening to 4 AM EST Friday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on slippery road conditions and sidewalks. The hazardous conditions could impact the evening commute after sunset as temperatures fall below freezing.
A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.