Tag: cold

UPDATED: NWS Warns of ‘Glaze of Ice’ During Evening Commute

UPDATED: NWS Warns of ‘Glaze of Ice’ During Evening Commute

| January 7, 2018 | 0 Comments | Weather

The National Weather Service issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the area from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday; motorists should expect a wintery mix of freezing rain and sleet.

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NWS Issues Wind Chill Advisory for Start of Weekend

NWS Issues Wind Chill Advisory for Start of Weekend

| January 5, 2018 | 0 Comments | Weather

On top of the current Wind Chill Advisory until noon today, the National Weather Service has issued another Wind Chill Advisory for the area from 6 p.m. Friday through noon Saturday.

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Dangerous Sub-Zero Temperatures Expected in DMV this Week

Dangerous Sub-Zero Temperatures Expected in DMV this Week

| January 1, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

The National Weather Service has issues a “Hazardous Weather Outlook” for the area, which includes Northern Virginia, the D.C. Metro Area, and parts of Maryland along the Chesapeake Bay.

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Dangerous Cold Follows Snow

Dangerous Cold Follows Snow

| February 17, 2015 | 0 Comments | Weather

As the snow tapers off Tuesday morning, the next weather threat comes in the form of an “exceptionally cold airmass” that will engulf the area Thursday, potentially bringing low temperatures below zero degrees.

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Teens Tweet #ClosePWCS in light of Cold Weather

Teens Tweet #ClosePWCS in light of Cold Weather

| January 8, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

The #ClosePWCS and #CloseFCPS were trending locally on Twitter Thursday morning when Prince William County students received a delayed opening due to extremely cold weather.

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WEATHER BEAT: Arctic Blast Invades Region by End of Week

WEATHER BEAT: Arctic Blast Invades Region by End of Week

| November 12, 2014 | 0 Comments | Weather

Below-average cold makes it way to the region and sticks around.

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After Snow Comes Bitter Cold

After Snow Comes Bitter Cold

| March 3, 2014 | 0 Comments | Weather

As the snow comes to an end Monday evening, the area will face another winter hazard, extreme cold.

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Sixty Prince William Buses Experience Delays due to Cold

Sixty Prince William Buses Experience Delays due to Cold

| January 8, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Numerous Prince William County school buses experienced problems starting due to the extreme cold Wednesday morning, causing them to arrive late to their stops.

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WEATHER BEAT: Arctic Cold Arrives; Warmer By the Weekend

WEATHER BEAT: Arctic Cold Arrives; Warmer By the Weekend

| January 7, 2014 | 0 Comments | Weather

Wind chills in Chicago reached as low as 40 degrees below zero, which is about 70 degrees below freezing. What is causing the exceptionally cold weather? It’s this thing called the “Polar Vortex.”

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Hypothermia, Frostbite Concerns During Extreme Cold

Hypothermia, Frostbite Concerns During Extreme Cold

| January 6, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

The region will experience the coldest temperatures in 20 years Tuesday, with wind chills of -5 to -15 degrees likely. Experts warn that serious health problems can result from prolonged exposure to this type of cold.

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