High Winds Expected: May Cause Roads to Freeze
In addition to tomorrow’s forecasted snow, the National Weather Service also has issued a wind advisory for the D.C. region through noon on Friday, Jan. 3. This means that wind gusts up to 55 mph are expected.
These high winds could damage trees, down power lines and make driving difficult for trucks and other tall vehicles.
If your power goes out report your outage; never assume a neighbor has reported it.
- Dominion Virginia Power: 1-866-DOM-HELP (1-866-366-4357), TTY 711; view outage map.
- Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative (NOVEC): 1-888-335-0500 or 703-335-0500, TTY 711; view outage reports.
Here’s more information on how to report downed trees or power lines.
Drive carefully tonight and tomorrow morning because the winds and low temperatures may cause roads to freeze.