March 5th South Meeting Canceled

Due to dangerous road conditions created by the winter storm currently impacting our area the South membership meeting normally held at the Hughesville American Legion is canceled.

See the National Weather Service Winter Storm Warning below:

Winter Storm Warning
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1114 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

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DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-PRINCE GEORGES-ANNE ARUNDEL-CHARLES-CALVERT-
GREENE-MADISON-ORANGE-CULPEPER-
PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-
ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-STAFFORD-SOUTHERN FAUQUIER-
1114 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* PRECIPITATION TYPES...SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES. ANY SLEET EAST OF
INTERSTATE 95 WILL CHANGE TO SNOW BY 1 PM.

* ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 10 INCHES OF SNOW.

* TIMING...THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL BE THROUGH 4 PM THIS
AFTERNOON. SNOW WILL END BETWEEN 6 AND 9 PM THIS EVENING.

* TEMPERATURES...DROPPING THROUGH THE 20S.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL REMAIN SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.
VISIBILITY WILL BE REDUCED BELOW ONE-QUARTER MILE AT TIMES...
MAKING TRAVELING DANGEROUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.