Winter Weather Advisory Issued

Winter Weather Advisory Issued

The National Weather Service in Morristown said an arctic cold front will move across the Tennessee Valley and southern Appalachians Tuesday, bringing frigid temperatures and snow that will accumulate.

Elsewhere in Maryland - including Anne Arundel, Howard, Montgomery, Prince George's and Charles counties - a Winter Weather Advisory will be in effect from 9 p.m. Tuesday to 9 a.m. Wednesday. The winds will be light to moderate with sustained winds of up to 9 miles per hour and gusts of 20 miles per hour.

A fast-moving Arctic cold front was expected to bring winter weather to North Georgia on Tuesday, and last through Wednesday morning, January 17. The weather service also warns of reduced visibilities.

"If people must be outside, they must layer up and have hats and gloves along with their layers as well", he said.

The snow will continue through Tuesday morning daybreak, later in the south of the state. The weather will be mostly cloudy with a high near 22 degrees and wind chill as low as minus 6 degrees. North wind 6 to 8 miles per hour.

Temperatures are expected to drop to the mid-teens to around 20 degrees both tonight and Wednesday night.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 11.

Thursday night - Partly cloudy, with a low about 20. Clouds will gradually clear out by Wednesday as well, during which the temperature will be below freezing with a high of 31 in Lee County.

Temperatures will begin warming up somewhat on Thursday and Friday with highs expected in the 40s and a high near 57 expected on Saturday.

There is around a 60 percent chance of precipitation throughout the day.

The National Weather Service is calling for light snow to start falling Tuesday night, with between 1 and 2 inches expected to coat the area.

Thursday: Sunny with a high near 48.

Rain and snow are likely for Sunday.



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