Tricky Weekend Forecast

Accumulating Snow will now likely remain south of Fredericksburg and southern Maryland (on Saturday):

Simulated Radar Future Cast through 2am Saturday – Snow moving east out of Kentucky will likely stay well south of the D.C. Region.

Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS):

Snowfall accumulation of 1″ or more likely remains well south of the Washington Metropolitan Area (head to Richmond).

Sunday: Will parts of the D.C. Area (NW of town) see some Freezing Rain?

The model image below shows some pink representing the possibility of freezing rain on Sunday, north and west of Washington.

Still Watching the Potential for a Significant Winter Storm Tuesday Night into Wednesday:

– I’m worried about a prolonged period of Freezing Rain with damaging Ice Accumulations of a Quater Inch or More (will depend on how much cold air remains locked in at the surface).