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December 3, 2018 | Staff Writer

County Activates Extreme Cold Plan for Tuesday Morning

Montgomery County has issued a Hypothermia Alert for Tuesday beginning at 2 a.m. and until noon due to extreme wind chill. Make sure to dress warmly if outdoors. Pets should be kept indoors if they aren’t suprevised. The best way to protect yourself from hypothermia is staying indoors, if possible.  County officials urge residents to […]

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April 19, 2018 | Staff Writer

Update: National Weather Service Issues Freeze Warning for Friday

Update: The National Weather Service canceled the freeze watch issued earlier today and has issued a freeze warning for the region from 2 to 9 a.m. Friday. As temperatures dip below 32 degrees, the National Weather Service has a issued a freeze watch for the Washington D.C. region until Friday morning. Lower temperatures can have a […]

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March 6, 2018 | Staff Writer

County Issues Hypothermia Alert for Tuesday Night

Montgomery County has issued a Hypothermia Alert for Tuesday beginning at 6 p.m. and until Wednesday ending at 6 p.m. In addition to the freezing temperatures, county officials said residents should beware of rain and snow which can lead to frostbite. The best way to protect yourself from hypothermia is staying indoors, if possible.  County […]

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March 3, 2015 | Krista Brick

MoCo Braces for More Snow

How’s another round of snow sound? UPDATED – Looks like Montgomery County is in for more snow Wednesday night into Thursday, according to local forecasts. Montgomery County is under a winter storm warning from 10 p.m. this evening until 7 p.m. Thursday. Rain and sleet is predicted before 1 a.m., then snow and sleet between 1 a.m. and […]

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January 8, 2015 | Sonya Burke

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Protect Your Pets from the Cold

The Montgomery County Police Department is reminding residents to protect their pets from this extremely cold weather. In fact, it’s the law in Montgomery County. According to the Montgomery County Police Department, Section II-C of the regulation states that “a person must not tether a dog under circumstances that endanger its health, safety, or well-being […]

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