COMSTOCK FOR DELEGATE BLOG
FRIDAY EVENING STORM UPDATE
Friday, February 5, 2010
Department of Emergency Management (VDEM) reported the following this afternoon
for Northern Virginia: Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 10pm
tomorrow, heavy widespread snow accumulations expected between 20 and 30
inches, with some locations in excess of 30 inches. Conditions will
deteriorate rapidly this afternoon, heaviest snow amounts will occur from
sunset through tomorrow morning. Overnight wind gusts of 20-30 mph
expected. Tonight: Heavy snow with low
temperatures in the upper 20’s, winds northeast between 11 and 18 mph.
New snow accumulation of 16 to 22 inches possible. Tomorrow:
Snow with high temperatures in the upper 20’s, winds north between 16 and
18 mph. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.