The National Weather Service has issue a Winter Weather Advisory for Eldersburg, Carroll County, and Central Maryland. There is expected to be 2 to 5 inches of snow, with snowfall starting at Midnight on Monday.
The official warning from the National Weather Service:
Issued by: Baltimore/Washington – MD, US, National Weather Service
…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 11 AM EDT MONDAY… * WHAT…WET SNOW EXPECTED. TOTAL WET SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 5 INCHES ARE EXPECTED. HIGHEST AMOUNTS WILL BE NEAR THE MASON- DIXON LINE. * WHERE…FREDERICK MD, CARROLL, NORTHERN BALTIMORE, NORTHWEST HARFORD AND SOUTHEAST HARFORD. * WHEN…FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 11 AM EDT MONDAY. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS…MOST OF THE SNOW WILL BE ON GRASSY SURFACES, BUT MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL RATES MAY CAUSE ROAD SURFACES TO BECOME SNOW COVERED. THIS MAY IMPACT THE MORNING COMMUTE MONDAY AS WELL. EXPECT REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WET SNOW MEANS PERIODS OF WET SNOW WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. EXPECT SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES, AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING. THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE CALLING FROM CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.
This comes on the heel of an unexpected late-season snowfall the week before last that brought Eldersburg over half a foot of snow, caused treacherous driving conditions, and closed school for several days.