Winter storm watch for our neighborhood: Thursday afternoon through Friday afternoon Feb 11-12

The National Weather Service in Wakefield VA has issued a winter storm watch for our neighborhood for the period Thursday afternoon through Friday afternoon, Feb 11 – 12.

Winter Storm Watch

Start:  1:00 PM EST, Thursday, February 11

End:  1:00 PM EST, Friday, February 12

Source: U.S. National Weather Service

…WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON… * WHAT…A wintry mix becoming all snow. Total snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches and ice accumulation of a light glaze possible. * WHERE…Portions of central, east central, eastern and north central Virginia. * WHEN…From Thursday afternoon through Friday afternoon. * IMPACTS…Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… Monitor the latest forecasts for updates on this situation.

This warning was posted on the PBE  website at 6:20 AM, Wednesday, Feb 10; we will update the weather outlook later on Wednesday.