A Blizzard warning remains in effect until 1 pm est this afternoon. Blizzard conditions occurring. Travel will be very dangerous to impossible, including during the morning commute. Damage to trees and power lines is possible. Additional snow accumulations of 6 to 8 inches are expected in Mathews, Accomack, Northampton and Hampton/Poquoson counties until 1 pm est this afternoon. Winds gusting as high as 55 mph will cause whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significant drifting of the snow is likely.
Blizzard warning means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds and poor visibilities are likely. This will lead to whiteout conditions, making travel extremely dangerous. Do not travel. If you must travel, have a winter survival kit with you. If you get stranded, stay with your vehicle. For the latest road conditions in Virginia or Maryland, please call 5 1 1.