The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a winter weather advisory for northwest Montgomery County between the hours of 4 a.m. and 11 a.m. Thursday, and for central and southeast Montgomery County from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday.
NWS is expecting an accumulation of around 2 to 3 inches of snow. Precipitation will start as rain before changing over to snow during the Thursday morning commute.
Winter Weather Advisory from 4am-11am Thurs, 1/20 for NW Montgomery County (More info: https://t.co/JZ2IfjMNTO) and from 6am-1pm Thur, 1/20 for Central & Southeast Montgomery (More info: https://t.co/zlmI5Tj9aw). Use caution if traveling. #MdTraffic #MdWx
— MC Emergency Mgmt (@ReadyMontgomery) January 19, 2022
The hazardous conditions will impact the morning commute. NWS advises residents to stay vigilant and prepare for slippery road conditions.
A Winter Weather Advisory is now in effect for very late tonight through midday Thursday for the Baltimore-Washington metro area. Rain will move in late tonight and change to snow just before or during rush hour Thursday before ending near midday. pic.twitter.com/qa3PwG7Vjg
— NWS Baltimore-Washington (@NWS_BaltWash) January 19, 2022