Photos: 2017’s first snow

Snow is seen on a snowy Virginia road on Jan. 6, 2017. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)
There’s not much snow, but with a temperature of 23 degrees, WTOP’s Neal Augenstein says, some ice is holding onto the roads in western Loudoun County, Virginia. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)

Loudoun County, Virginia, on the morning of Jan. 6, 2017. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)
Loudoun County, Virginia, on the morning of Jan. 6, 2017. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)

A new study projects a 35 percent increase in housing demand in Loudoun County by 2040 -- some worry the county's infrastructure won't keep up. (File, WTOP/Neal Augenstein)
About an inch of snow in western Loudoun County, Virginia, Jan. 6, 2017. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)

About 3 inches of snow in Middletown, Maryland. (@skins7098 via Twitter)
About 3 inches of snow in Middletown, Maryland. (@skins7098 via Twitter)

(@skins7098 via Twitter)
(@skins7098 via Twitter)
"The snow is real!" Outside the WTOP studios in Northwest D.C. at about 1 a.m. (WTOP/Keara Dowd)
“The snow is real!” Outside the WTOP studios in Northwest D.C. at about 1 a.m. (WTOP/Keara Dowd)

The snow falls in West Frederick, Maryland. (@x3LetLive via Twitter)
The snow falls in West Frederick, Maryland. (@x3LetLive via Twitter)

Danetta Riedel from Littlestown, Pennsylvania, shared this photo of a dog in the snow.  (Courtesy Danetta Riedel)
Danetta Riedel from Littlestown, Pennsylvania, shared this photo of a dog in the snow. (Courtesy Danetta Riedel)

Danetta Riedel from Littlestown, Pennsylvania, shared this photo (Courtesy Danetta Riedel)
Danetta Riedel from Littlestown, Pennsylvania, shared this photo (Courtesy Danetta Riedel)

Main Street, Purcellville, Virginia, in the early hours of Jan. 6, 2017. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)
Main Street, Purcellville, Virginia, in the early hours of Jan. 6, 2017. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)

Snow on the side streets in Loudoun County, Virginia. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)
Snow on the side streets in Loudoun County, Virginia. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)

Picturesque snow on the Purcellville-Hamilton border, in Virginia. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)
Picturesque snow on the Purcellville-Hamilton border, in Virginia. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)

The snow made a dusting on cars in Loudoun County. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)
The snow made a dusting on cars in Loudoun County. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)

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Snow is seen on a snowy Virginia road on Jan. 6, 2017. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)
Loudoun County, Virginia, on the morning of Jan. 6, 2017. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)
A new study projects a 35 percent increase in housing demand in Loudoun County by 2040 -- some worry the county's infrastructure won't keep up. (File, WTOP/Neal Augenstein)
About 3 inches of snow in Middletown, Maryland. (@skins7098 via Twitter)
"The snow is real!" Outside the WTOP studios in Northwest D.C. at about 1 a.m. (WTOP/Keara Dowd)
The snow falls in West Frederick, Maryland. (@x3LetLive via Twitter)
Danetta Riedel from Littlestown, Pennsylvania, shared this photo of a dog in the snow.  (Courtesy Danetta Riedel)
Danetta Riedel from Littlestown, Pennsylvania, shared this photo (Courtesy Danetta Riedel)
Main Street, Purcellville, Virginia, in the early hours of Jan. 6, 2017. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)
Snow on the side streets in Loudoun County, Virginia. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)
Picturesque snow on the Purcellville-Hamilton border, in Virginia. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)
The snow made a dusting on cars in Loudoun County. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein)

The WTOP listening area had its first measurable snow on Thursday, Jan. 5 into Friday, Jan. 6.

Here are some photos by WTOP listeners and staff.

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