A Winter Weather Advisory has been expanded to include all of Montgomery County. The advisory remains in effect until 10am this morning in NW MoCo (Germantown, Clarksburg, Poolesville, Damascus, etc) and remains in effect in the rest of MoCo until 8am. More below, courtesy of the National Weather Service:
* WHAT…Mixed precipitation expected. Total snow and sleet accumulations of up to one inch and ice accumulations of a light glaze (NW MoCo), or a light glaze of ice from freezing rain on elevated surfaces. Sleet may coat the ground as well (C/SE MoCo)
* WHEN…Until 10 AM EST this morning. A wintry mix will overspread the area between 5 and 8 AM before changing to rain by late this morning.
* IMPACTS…Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous
conditions could impact the morning commute.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS… PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS: Slow down and use caution while traveling. When venturing outside, watch your first few steps taken on steps, sidewalks, and driveways, which could be icy and slippery, increasing your risk of a fall and injury.