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Cut-off lows caused Sunday's surprise snow

As the National Weather Service put it, "Cut-off lows are notorious for bringing rapidly changing weather conditions and thus forecasting for these systems is complex...."

Monday - 03/31/2014, 04:16pm EDT

Tags: snow, Lauryn Ricketts

2 killed in I-81 pileup during whiteout in W.Va.

West Virginia State Police say whiteout conditions along Interstate 81 led to two pileups involving 44 cars.

Wednesday - 03/26/2014, 05:39pm EDT

Tags: fatal crash, I-81, West Virginia

Mid-Atlantic region sees springtime snowfall

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 02:20pm EDT

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Snow to begin falling during morning rush

A trace to 1 inch of snow is expected Tuesday morning and could include a rain/snow mix and last through the day.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 07:49am EDT

Tags: Lauryn Ricketts, WTOPSnow

Road salt can hurt the Chesapeake Bay watershed

Tons of road salt were spread on the region's roadways to melt snow and ice this winter and all that salt will end up in the rivers and streams that make up the Chesapeake Bay watershed and scientists are concerned abou the harm to the watershed.

Friday - 03/21/2014, 03:39pm EDT

Tags: Chesapeake Bay watershed, road salt, D.C. Department of Public Works, dick uliano

Arlington driver removed from duty for plowing in wrong direction

Arlington County says it has removed a snow plow driver from duty after a motorist reported seeing the driver travel the wrong direction on Military Road Monday morning.

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 06:10am EDT

Tags: snow plow, snow plow driver, Arlington

Group pokes fun of D.C. region's winter weather extremes (Video)

The D.C. region's winter has called for shorts and flip-flops as well as hats and coats -- and one group is bringing a funny approach to teeter- totter temperatures over the last few months.

Monday - 03/17/2014, 11:26am EDT

Tags: snow, Goldenbear, WTOPSnow

Winter Storm Warning for D.C. region Sunday into Monday

More snow is in the forecast for the D.C. region. But the predictions vary wildly this far out. Find out how much, or how little, and when the snow flakes will begin to fall.

Sunday - 03/16/2014, 11:18am EDT

Tags: weather, doug hill

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