The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington DC has issued a winter weather advisory for snow…which is in effect from 2 pm this afternoon to 9 pm this evening. Accumulations of between one and three inches or greater are expected across Southern Maryland. The snow is expected to begin during the mid-afternoon and taper off during the evening. Snow may be moderate to locally heavy at times during the late afternoon and early evening.
Roads will become snow covered and slippery resulting in hazardous travel during the afternoon and evening commute.
A winter weather advisory for snow means that periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities…and use caution while driving.
St. Mary’s County Government offices and facilities will be open as normal for today. All St. Mary’s County Public Schools are closed today with a code 2 for employees.
There will be no non Public School transportation today. STS transit will operate under its normal weekday schedule.
All St. Mary’s County Recreation and Parks activities conducted in the public schools are cancelled for today and this evening. The Great Mills Swimming Pool, gymnastics center and recreation centers will operate at their normal schedules.
The St. Mary’s County Department of Aging and Human Services has canceled all home delivered meals for today. All Senior Activity Centers will be open and meals will be provided at the centers.
St. Mary’s County Government will continue to monitor the weather throughout the day and provide updates when necessary.