WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY| Snow & Refreeze On Roads For Overnight Travel In Maryland

 BALTIMORE, Md. (WBFF) – Weather alert continues through Tuesday due to additional snow, refreeze, and travel issues.

Another burst of snow began falling Monday afternoon.

Maryland State Police have responded 470 crashes between 8 p.m. Sunday and 4 p.m. Monday. (They’re only responsible for state roads.)

They also responded to 1,418 calls for service, and 216 disabled/unattended vehicles.

A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect through early Tuesday north and east of Baltimore.


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Meanwhile, a Winter Weather Advisory is in effect elsewhere, including Baltimore City, but not the Lower Eastern Shore.


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The advisory is expected to last through 8 a.m. on Wednesday.

About 4 inches of snow is expected to fall during the day and another inch could fall at night. The snow has already made roads slick in Central New York.

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With its blanket of white, the idyllic hill station is seeing tourists again fill its hotels and ski, sledge and trek its Himalayan landscape.

The heavy influx of tourists is a dramatic change for the tourism industry in disputed Kashmir, which faced the double whammy of the coronavirus pandemic and harsh curbs on civil rights India imposed in the region in August 2019.

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