Most roads in Arlington are snow-covered as of noon today, as flakes continue to fall.
So far, 2-3 inches of snow accumulation have been reported.
The snow may have been responsible for one rollover accident this morning, near the intersection of 16th Street and S. Taylor Street. No injuries were reported but the road was closed for a period of time this morning. Other crashed have been reported in various parts of the county.
Starting to see weather related accidents. 16th Street S/S. Taylor St, 4 vehicles, no injuries. #ArlSnow #DriveSafely pic.twitter.com/snfiEppIQP
— ArlingtonCountyPD (@ArlingtonVaPD) March 5, 2015
Residents are being strongly urged to stay off the roads unless absolutely necessary. Most seem to be heeding the advice, as traffic is light even on busy roads in Ballston.
Heavy band of snow moving through Ballston @capitalweather @ARLnowDOTcom #TWC #THOR pic.twitter.com/RyoKvQwS9G
— SD from DC (@SDfromDC) March 5, 2015
Many flights in an out of Reagan National Airport have been cancelled. Those with air travel plans are being asked to monitor their flight status.
At Reagan National, the prospects of a flight out aren't so good. pic.twitter.com/4TnhhVyKBK
— mollenbeckWTOP (@mollenbeckWTOP) March 5, 2015
Most departures out of DCA are cancelled for the afternoon. Check with your airline for your specific flight info.
— Reagan Airport (@Reagan_Airport) March 5, 2015
In addition to schools and governments, the snow is prompting numerous event cancellations.
Today's Girl Scout cookie sales in #Rosslynva have been canceled due to the weather. They will be rescheduled. http://t.co/JW1s49JT4Y @GSCNS
— Rosslyn, Virginia (@RosslynVA) March 5, 2015
Today's SMART Start is cancelled due to weather. It has been rescheduled for Wed. 3/11 from 4:00-5:00 p.m. Call the Chamber with questions.
— Arlington Chamber VA (@ArlChamberVA) March 5, 2015
Tonight's School Board Meeting Canceled. An announcement will be sent if the meeting is rescheduled.
— Arlington Schools (@APSVirginia) March 5, 2015
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