What’s up with DC weather? Jason Samenow talks climate change.

On the first day of winter, Jason Samenow of the Capital Weather Gang talks climate change and its overall effect on the DC metropolitan area. Has the weather been changing and turning more extreme in the Washington region? What are the latest trends in temperatures, rain and snow? What do the latest climate change simulations project for the future? The … Read More

Heavy Snow Snarls Montgomery County

Heavy Snow Snarls Montgomery County

Winter Storm Toby is currently moving through the area, which is predicted to leave as much as 6 to 7 inches of snow in Silver Spring, according to the National Weather Service.

Storm information available via county portal

Photo from Wikimedia Commons. The county government maintains a winter storm information portal where residents can find a variety of information relevant to the storm expected to hit the area tonight. About 200 employees and 175 pieces of equipment are available for snow removal. In addition, the county can call on nearly 200 contractors and their equipment if necessary. Snow … Read More