Winter Weather Advisory Jan. 27
Jan. 26, 2009
A winter storm watch will be in effect from 6 p.m. tomorrow, Tuesday, Jan. 27, through 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 28. According to the National Weather Service, snow is expected to develop early Tuesday morning and continue into late Tuesday night with the potential of 1-3 inches of accumulation. Snow and sleet are predicted to mix with freezing rain on Tuesday evening and transition into all rain on Wednesday.
A winter weather advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing
rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and
limited visibilities and use caution while
driving. Winter weather preparedness tips and weather and operating status updates are available online.
For more information, visit the Fairfax County Emergency Information Web page; the Fire and Rescue Department Web page or Fairfax Water Web page. For non-emergency police, fire or medical calls, dial 703-691-2131.
Contact: Merni Fitzgerald, Director, Office of Public Affairs
703-324-3189, TTY 711, Media Pager: 703-324-NEWS (6397)
To request this information in an alternate format, call 703-324-3187, TTY 711