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Mesoscale Discussion 125
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   MESOSCALE DISCUSSION 0125
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   1055 AM CST THU MAR 05 2015

   AREAS AFFECTED...PORTIONS OF SRN/ERN WV...SE PA...SRN NJ...NRN
   VA...MD AND DE

   CONCERNING...HEAVY SNOW 

   VALID 051655Z - 052300Z

   SUMMARY...HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AND INTO
   THE EVENING. THE HEAVIEST SNOW BAND...WITH RATES UP TO 2 INCHES PER
   HOURS WILL SAG SOUTHWARD FROM FAR SOUTHEAST WV THROUGH NORTHERN VA
   INTO FAR SOUTHERN NJ...ENCOMPASSING THE WASHINGTON D.C. AND
   BALTIMORE AREAS BY 18Z.

   DISCUSSION...HEAVY SNOW WITH WIDESPREAD RATES OF 1 INCH PER HOUR
   WILL CONTINUE INTO THE LATE AFTERNOON/EARLY EVENING. AS STRONGER
   850-700 MB BAND OF FRONTOGENESIS SAGS SOUTHWARD...SO WILL THE
   HEAVIEST BAND OF SNOWFALL. UP TO 2 INCH PER HOUR RATES WILL BE
   POSSIBLE WITHIN THIS BAND FROM FAR SOUTHEAST WV...ACROSS NRN VA INTO
   FAR SRN NJ BETWEEN 18-21Z. THIS INCLUDES THE WASHINGTON D.C. AND
   BALTIMORE METRO AREAS. WHILE RATES FURTHER NORTH ACROSS SE PA INTO
   CENTRAL NJ SHOULD BEGIN TO LOWER AFTER ABOUT 20Z...HEAVY SNOW IS
   EXPECTED FURTHER SOUTH THROUGH ABOUT 00Z TONIGHT.

   ..LEITMAN.. 03/05/2015


   ATTN...WFO...PHI...AKQ...CTP...LWX...RNK...PBZ...RLX...

   LAT...LON   38648066 39137996 39547854 40157584 40377432 40217360
               39687341 39377356 38977395 38627459 37787650 37357939
               36998076 37378149 38318097 38648066 

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