Friday, January 25, 2013
Greater Washington area could see up to 2 inches; about an inch is expected to accumulate in Arlington.
The latest National Weather Service forecast calls for the highest chance of snowfall between 3 p.m. and 10 p.m. Friday in Arlington. Daytime snow accumulation of about an inch is possible, with little or no additional accumulation overnight. Arlington Public Schools will dismiss on time, though after-school and evening activities are canceled. Extended Day will remain open until its regular 6 p.m. release time, but the school system encourages parents of children in that program to pick them up early. Arlington County crews are on alert and scheduled to work through the evening if necessary, spokeswoman Laura G. Smith said in an email. The county government will remain open normal business hours today. All Parks and Recreation evening …
Watch some videos of snowfall in Arlington uploaded this week.
Watch some videos of the snowfall in Arlington this week. More:
Friday, December 28, 2012
An inch or two may accumulate before snow turns to rain Saturday.
Northern Virginia will see snow for the second time in less than a week Saturday morning as a storm system moves through the area. An inch or two of snow may accumulate Saturday, particularly north and west of DC. On Friday night, temperatures will drop to near freezing with precipitation starting after midnight to the north and west, but beginning closer to dawn south and east of DC. Temperatures Saturday will struggle to reach 40 degrees as snow turns to a wintry mix during the day. In some areas, the snow may turn to rain. Read more on Arlington County's removal plan. The storm system is expected to move out of the area by mid-afternoon Saturday, leaving sunny skies and cold weather in its place. Temperatures Saturday night will drop …