2 to 5 inches of snow due in W. Maryland tonight
Here's how the National Weather Services put it. Need I say more? (Garrett County is also included in a similar advisory issued by the Pittsburgh forecast office.)
Here's a look at conditions on I-68 at Keyser's Ridge. Welcome to Winter, Maryland!
EXTREME WESTERN ALLEGANY-HIGHLAND-PENDLETON-WESTERN GRANT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FROSTBURG...FRANKLIN...BAYARD...
MOUNT STORM...ELK GARDEN
1009 AM EDT FRI NOV 5 2010WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT
THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT
* PRECIPITATION TYPE: SNOW.
* ACCUMULATIONS: 2 TO 5 INCHES.
* TIMING: SNOW SHOWERS INCREASE IN COVERAGE THROUGH THE MORNING
FRIDAY. RAIN MAY MIX WITH SNOW AT ELEVATIONS BELOW 2500 FT
FRIDAY AFTERNOON. SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING BEFORE TAPERING OFF SATURDAY AFTERNOON.
* TEMPERATURES: LOW 30S.
* WINDS: NORTHWEST WINDS OF 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE