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National Weather Service Decreases New Snowfall Estimates

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Bethesda, Maryland.
Kara Healy
Bethesda, Maryland.

By Keosha Johnson

While the winter storm warning is still in effect until 7 p.m. tomorrow, the National Weather Service has changed their snowfall estimates again, this time decreasing it from 10 to 20 inches to 7 to 14 inches.

The snow is expected to include a wintry mix of sleet and rain. The snow will start falling late this afternoon and continue tonight through Wednesday.

Winds will blow towards the northwest on Wednesday and increase to 20 to 30 MPH with gusts over 45 MPH, with blowing and drifting snow.

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