Photos: DC area’s first snowfall of the season

WASHINGTON — The D.C. area is receiving its first dose of winter weather.

Snowfall began Friday in Southern Maryland and the Northern Neck area of Virginia. On Saturday, D.C. also welcomed a bit of snow and is expecting around 2 inches.

See photos of the snow throughout D.C., Maryland and Virginia.

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D.C. hasn’t had a measurable snowfall in December since 2013. (WTOP/Dave Dildine)
Snow falling on the Chain Bridge over the Potomac River in D.C. (WTOP/Dave Dildine)
Snow falling on the Chain Bridge over the Potomac River in D.C. (WTOP/Dave Dildine) (WTOP/Dave Dildine)
Snow falls on Wisconsin Avenue on Saturday night. A mix of warm temperatures and pretreated roads kept the snow from accumlating on the pavement in most areas. (WTOP/Patrick Roth)
Snow falls on Wisconsin Avenue on Saturday night. A mix of warm temperatures and pretreated roads kept the snow from accumulating on the pavement in most areas. (WTOP/Patrick Roth) (WTOP/Patrick Roth)
A snow covered bike at a Capital Bikeshare dock on Wisconsin Avenue in D.C. (WTOP/Patrick Roth)
A snow covered bike at a Capital Bikeshare dock on Wisconsin Avenue in D.C. (WTOP/Patrick Roth) (WTOP/Patrick Roth)
Snow falls on the outdoor dining area of the Grilled Oyster Co. in Northwest D.C. The restaurant's D.C. location is closing but the Maryland one is still open. (WTOP/Patrick Roth)
Not a lot of people choosing to dine outside at the Grilled Oyster Co. in D.C. (WTOP/Patrick Roth) (WTOP/Patrick Roth)
The view outside WTOP's newsroom at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 9. (WTOP/Patrick Roth)
The view outside WTOP’s newsroom at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 9. (WTOP/Patrick Roth) (WTOP/Patrick Roth)
About two inches of snow at a home just west of Front Royal, Virginia. (Courtesy Mike Stinneford)
About two inches of snow at a home just west of Front Royal, Virginia. (Courtesy Mike Stinneford) (Courtesy Mike Stinneford)
Snow collects on bushes outside the WTOP newsroom. (WTOP/William Vitka)
Snow collects on bushes outside the WTOP newsroom. (WTOP/William Vitka) (WTOP/William Vitka)
Twitter user @ljmcg said Ashburn, Virginia, saw "big flurries." (Courtesy Twitter/@ljmcg)
Twitter user @ljmcg said Ashburn, Virginia, saw “big flurries” Saturday. (Courtesy Twitter/@ljmcg) (Courtesy Twitter/@ljmcg)
Former WTOP intern and Federal News Radio employee Emily Jarvis gets married in the winter wonderland in North East, Maryland. (Courtesy Jolie Lee)
Former WTOP and Federal News Radio employee Emily Jarvis gets married in the winter wonderland in North East, Maryland. (Courtesy Jolie Lee) (Courtesy Jollie Lee)
WTOP's Mike Jakaitis snapped a photo of his dog, Barkley, playing in the snow in Germantown. (WTOP/Mike Jakaitis)
WTOP’s Mike Jakaitis snapped a photo of his dog, Barkley, playing in the snow in Germantown. (WTOP/Mike Jakaitis) (WTOP/Mike Jakaitis)
Twitter user @sarahm_Nova said the snow was still coming down at around 2 p.m. in Loudoun County, Virginia. (Courtesy Twitter/@sarahm_NoVa)
Twitter user @sarahm_Nova said the snow was still coming down at around 2 p.m. in Loudoun County, Virginia. (Courtesy Twitter/@sarahm_NoVa) (Courtesy Twitter/@sarahm_NoVa)
Twitter user @joesmithactual sent us a photo of his "snow puppy" in Crofton, Maryland. (Courtesy Twitter/@joesmithactual)
Twitter user @joesmithactual sent us a photo of his “snow puppy” in Crofton, Maryland. (Courtesy Twitter/@joesmithactual) (Twitter/@joesmithactual)
The snow came down on College Park. (Courtesy Naumaan Hamid)
The snow came down on College Park, Maryland. (Courtesy Naumaan Hamid) (Courtesy Naumaan Hamid)
Clouds and snow fill the sky above northeast D.C. (WTOP/Sarah Beth Hensley)
Clouds and snow fill the sky above Northeast D.C. (WTOP/Sarah Beth Hensley) (WTOP/Sarah Beth Hensley)
Twitter user Bryan Steverson (@bstevers) tweeted a photo of the snow in Aldie, Virginia. (Courtesy Bryan Steverson/Twitter @bstevers)
Twitter user Bryan Steverson (@bstevers) tweeted a photo of the snow in Aldie, Virginia. (Courtesy Twitter/@bstevers) (Courtesy Bryan Steverson/Twitter @bstevers)
Snow collects on bushes outside the WTOP newsroom. (WTOP/William Vitka)
Snow collects on bushes outside the WTOP newsroom. (WTOP/William Vitka) (WTOP/William Vitka)
Twitter user @Chisel_77 tweeted a photo of the snow sticking to the grass and cars in Rockville, Maryland. (Courtesy Twitter/@Chisel_77)
Twitter user @Chisel_77 tweeted a photo of the snow sticking to the grass and cars in Rockville, Maryland. (Courtesy Twitter/@Chisel_77) (Courtesy Twitter/@Chisel_77)
Snowfall picks up in northwest D.C. (WTOP/William Vitka)
Snowfall picks up in Northwest D.C. (WTOP/William Vitka) (WTOP/William Vitka)
The snow coming down in College Park Maryland right in front of the University of Maryland. (Courtesy Naumaan Hamid)
The snow coming down in College Park, Maryland, right in front of the University of Maryland. (Courtesy Naumaan Hamid) (Courtesy Naumaan Hamid)
Snow falls Saturday morning in Calvert County, Maryland. (WTOP/Michelle Basch)
Snow falls Saturday morning in Calvert County, Maryland. (WTOP/Michelle Basch) (WTOP/Michelle Basch)
Snow begins to fall in Woodbridge, Virginia. (WTOP/Kathy Stewart)
Snow begins to fall in Woodbridge, Virginia. (WTOP/Kathy Stewart) (WTOP/Kathy Stewart)
Be careful out there: even with little accumulation, roads are slick, as evidenced by this crash on on Rock Creek Parkway near Calvert Street and Beach Drive. (WTOP/Dave Dildine)
Be careful out there: even with little accumulation, roads are slick, as evidenced by this crash on Rock Creek Parkway near Calvert Street and Beach Drive. (WTOP/Dave Dildine) (WTOP/Dave Dildine)
In Loudoun County, the snow sticking to grass but not pavement. (WTOP/Mike Moss)
In Loudoun County, the snow sticking to grass but not pavement. (WTOP/Mike Moss) (WTOP/Mike Moss)
Twitter user Eric Druxman (@druxman) sent us a photos of the light snow fall. (Courtesy Eric Druxman)
Twitter user Eric Druxman (@druxman) sent us a photos of the light snowfall. (Courtesy Twitter/@druxman) (Courtesy Eric Druxman)
Twitter user Eric Druxman (@druxman) shared a photo of the gray, snowy weather on the mall. (Courtesy Twitter/ @Druxman)
Twitter user Eric Druxman (@druxman) shared a photo of the gray, snowy weather on the mall. (Courtesy Twitter/ @Druxman) (Courtesy TWitter/@Druxman)
Twitter user @Wh1pper photographed the snow in Olney, Maryland at around 11 a.m. Saturday. (Courtesy Twitter/@Wh1pper)
Twitter user @Wh1pper photographed the snow in Olney, Maryland at around 11 a.m. Saturday. (Courtesy Twitter/@Wh1pper) (Courtesy Twitter/@Wh1pper)
Twitter user @StevenA54 shows the view from his living room window in Annandale, Virginia, around 12:45 p.m. Saturday. (Courtesy Twitter/@StevenA54)
Twitter user @StevenA54 shows the view from his living room window in Annandale, Virginia, around 12:45 p.m. Saturday. (Courtesy Twitter/@StevenA54) (Courtesy Twitter/@StevenA54)
A listener sent us four photos from Amissville, Virginia. (Courtesy Patty)
A listener sent us four photos from Amissville, Virginia. (Courtesy Patty) (Courtesy Patty)
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Snow falling on the Chain Bridge over the Potomac River in D.C. (WTOP/Dave Dildine)
Snow falls on Wisconsin Avenue on Saturday night. A mix of warm temperatures and pretreated roads kept the snow from accumlating on the pavement in most areas. (WTOP/Patrick Roth)
A snow covered bike at a Capital Bikeshare dock on Wisconsin Avenue in D.C. (WTOP/Patrick Roth)
Snow falls on the outdoor dining area of the Grilled Oyster Co. in Northwest D.C. The restaurant's D.C. location is closing but the Maryland one is still open. (WTOP/Patrick Roth)
The view outside WTOP's newsroom at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 9. (WTOP/Patrick Roth)
About two inches of snow at a home just west of Front Royal, Virginia. (Courtesy Mike Stinneford)
Snow collects on bushes outside the WTOP newsroom. (WTOP/William Vitka)
Twitter user @ljmcg said Ashburn, Virginia, saw "big flurries." (Courtesy Twitter/@ljmcg)
Former WTOP intern and Federal News Radio employee Emily Jarvis gets married in the winter wonderland in North East, Maryland. (Courtesy Jolie Lee)
WTOP's Mike Jakaitis snapped a photo of his dog, Barkley, playing in the snow in Germantown. (WTOP/Mike Jakaitis)
Twitter user @sarahm_Nova said the snow was still coming down at around 2 p.m. in Loudoun County, Virginia. (Courtesy Twitter/@sarahm_NoVa)
Twitter user @joesmithactual sent us a photo of his "snow puppy" in Crofton, Maryland. (Courtesy Twitter/@joesmithactual)
The snow came down on College Park. (Courtesy Naumaan Hamid)
Clouds and snow fill the sky above northeast D.C. (WTOP/Sarah Beth Hensley)
Twitter user Bryan Steverson (@bstevers) tweeted a photo of the snow in Aldie, Virginia. (Courtesy Bryan Steverson/Twitter @bstevers)
Snow collects on bushes outside the WTOP newsroom. (WTOP/William Vitka)
Twitter user @Chisel_77 tweeted a photo of the snow sticking to the grass and cars in Rockville, Maryland. (Courtesy Twitter/@Chisel_77)
Snowfall picks up in northwest D.C. (WTOP/William Vitka)
The snow coming down in College Park Maryland right in front of the University of Maryland. (Courtesy Naumaan Hamid)
Snow falls Saturday morning in Calvert County, Maryland. (WTOP/Michelle Basch)
Snow begins to fall in Woodbridge, Virginia. (WTOP/Kathy Stewart)
Be careful out there: even with little accumulation, roads are slick, as evidenced by this crash on on Rock Creek Parkway near Calvert Street and Beach Drive. (WTOP/Dave Dildine)
In Loudoun County, the snow sticking to grass but not pavement. (WTOP/Mike Moss)
Twitter user Eric Druxman (@druxman) sent us a photos of the light snow fall. (Courtesy Eric Druxman)
Twitter user Eric Druxman (@druxman) shared a photo of the gray, snowy weather on the mall. (Courtesy Twitter/ @Druxman)
Twitter user @Wh1pper photographed the snow in Olney, Maryland at around 11 a.m. Saturday. (Courtesy Twitter/@Wh1pper)
Twitter user @StevenA54 shows the view from his living room window in Annandale, Virginia, around 12:45 p.m. Saturday. (Courtesy Twitter/@StevenA54)
A listener sent us four photos from Amissville, Virginia. (Courtesy Patty)

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