Photos: Wintry mix, snow fall on D.C. area

The Washington Monument at around 8 p.m. Thursday, March 5, 2015. (WTOP/Mike Murillo)
The Washington Monument at around 8 p.m. Thursday, March 5, 2015. (WTOP/Mike Murillo) (WTOP/Mike Murillo)
"Apparently there was a better way home." (WTOP/Megan Cloherty)
“Apparently there was a better way home.” (WTOP/Megan Cloherty) (WTOP/Megan Cloherty)
This National Zoo cheetah shares its feelings about the snow. (Courtesy National Zoo)
This National Zoo cheetah shares its feelings about the snow. (Courtesy National Zoo)
This seal had a great time in the snow on March 5. (Chelsea Grubb, Smithsonian's National Zoo)
This seal had a great time in the snow on March 5. (Chelsea Grubb, Smithsonian’s National Zoo)
This seal had a great time in the snow on March 5. (Chelsea Grubb, Smithsonian's National Zoo)
This seal had a great time in the snow on March 5. (Chelsea Grubb, Smithsonian’s National Zoo)
Pennsylvania Avenue NW in the snow. (WTOP/Megan Matthews)
Pennsylvania Avenue NW in the snow. (WTOP/Megan Matthews) (WTOP)
Pennsylvania Avenue NW in the snow. (WTOP/Megan Matthews)
Pennsylvania Avenue NW in the snow. (WTOP/Megan Matthews) (WTOP)
Brown Ridge Road going toward Ellicott City.
Brown Ridge Road going toward Ellicott City. (User-submitted)
K Street looking eastbound.
K Street looking eastbound. (WTOP/Meg O'Rourke)
Just changed over to heavy snow in Arlington Ridge/Long Branch Creek. Sticking quickly to everything. Flakes getting smaller & more plentiful (User -Submitted)
reston snow 3/5/15
Snow plows move snow in Wiehle Avenue in Reson, Virginia, Thursday morning. (User submitted) (User submitted)
Washington Circle snow
Washington Circle during a snowy Thursday morning. (WTOP/Megan O’Rourke) (WTOP/Megan O'Rourke)
Annapolis 3/5/15
Snow on Route 450 in Annapolis in front of Annapolis Mall. (User submitted) (User submitted)
(User submitted)
Snow 3/5/15
Snow on Thursday. (User submitted) (User submitted)
Fairfax view from office window at 9:20 a.m. facing west from near Ridge Top Road and Monument Drive with orchids in the foreground. (User submitted)
Fairfax view from office window at 9:20 a.m. facing west from near Ridge Top Road and Monument Drive with orchids in the foreground. (User submitted) (User submitted)
sleet 3/5/15
Sleet in Manassas on Thursday morning. (User submitted) (User submitted)
snow in Bowie
Snow at the Lowes in Bowie, Maryland, Thursday morning. (User submitted) (User submitted)
rain 3/5/15
Rain on I-95 south on Thursday morning. (User submitted) (User submitted)
crash I-95 3/5/15
A crash seen by a WTOP listener on I-95 Thursday morning. (User submitted) (User submitted)
Bethesda snow 3/5/15
Snow is making side streets slippery in Bethesda Thursday morning. (WTOP/Debbie Feinstein) (WTOP/Debbie Feinstein)
Fairfax snow 3/5/15
At 7:10am this morning in Fairfax facing west on Rt 29 near Shirley gate Rd. (User submitted) (User submitted)
snow 3/5/15
Snow on Thursday morning. (User submitted) (User submitted)
snow 3/5/15
A snow-covered driveway in Beltsville, Maryland. The transition to snow happened at about 7:30 a.m. (User Submitted) (User Submitted)
snow 3/5/15
Storm clouds in Fairfax on Shirley Gate Rd at the intersection of Rt 29, facing west. (User submitted) (User submitted)
rain 3/5/15
At about 7:30 a.m., there was just rain in Franconia, Virginia. (User submitted) (User submitted)
precip 3/5/15
Some precipitation captured Thursday morning. (User submitted) ((User submitted))
Snow seen in Ashburn, Virginia, near RT 28 & RT 7. (User submitted) (User submitted)
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The Washington Monument at around 8 p.m. Thursday, March 5, 2015. (WTOP/Mike Murillo)
"Apparently there was a better way home." (WTOP/Megan Cloherty)
This National Zoo cheetah shares its feelings about the snow. (Courtesy National Zoo)
This seal had a great time in the snow on March 5. (Chelsea Grubb, Smithsonian's National Zoo)
This seal had a great time in the snow on March 5. (Chelsea Grubb, Smithsonian's National Zoo)
Pennsylvania Avenue NW in the snow. (WTOP/Megan Matthews)
Pennsylvania Avenue NW in the snow. (WTOP/Megan Matthews)
Brown Ridge Road going toward Ellicott City.
K Street looking eastbound.
reston snow 3/5/15
Washington Circle snow
Annapolis 3/5/15
Snow 3/5/15
Fairfax view from office window at 9:20 a.m. facing west from near Ridge Top Road and Monument Drive with orchids in the foreground. (User submitted)
sleet 3/5/15
snow in Bowie
rain 3/5/15
crash I-95 3/5/15
Bethesda snow 3/5/15
Fairfax snow 3/5/15
snow 3/5/15
snow 3/5/15
snow 3/5/15
rain 3/5/15
precip 3/5/15

WASHINGTON — Thursday brings several different forms of precipitation ending in inches of snow.  See images and send your photos using #WTOP on Twitter.

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