From the ABC 7 Weather team

Washington, D.C. weather forecast: Another round of snow, travel delays Monday morning

March 16, 2014 - 11:55 PM
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Areas of heavy snow will ease overnight as temperatures fall to the 20s.

Overnight:
Snow, Heavy at Times
Lows: 20s
Wind: Northeast 12-20 mph
Monday:
Snow Ending Midday
Highs: 30°-35°
Wind: Northeast 10-15 mph
Tuesday:
Showers Possible
Highs: 35°-40°
Wind: Northeast 10-15 mph

 

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Cold air and an area of low pressure to will keep snow in the forecast overnight.  Wet pavement along with ground temperatures above freezing will prevent snow from accumulating at first, however, as temperatures fall, grassy areas roadways will see accumulations.

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By the time the storm exits midday Monday, snow totals will be in the range of 2" to 5" inches inside the Capital Beltway. It is important to note snow bands may develop allowing for quick bursts of heavy snow. In these areas, totals will be higher. Expect a sharp snow total gradient along the Mason-Dixon line. Jackpot totals will be in the Shenandoah Valley and Potomac Highlands, especially at higher elevations where eight or more inches are possible.

Highs Monday will be in the lower to middle 30s.

A chance for showers will stay in the forecast Tuesday and Wednesday as daytime highs trend to the upper 30s and lower 40s. Temperatures will rebound nicely to the upper 50s and lower 60s by the end of the week.

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