For snow lovers, this winter has been awful. The pattern has been awful. The spring-like weather has been awful. Overall, it's just been awful. But finally, February is going to bring about a change. Historically, February is the snowiest month for Virginia to begin with. It looks like it will keep that title this year. Below is what I posted yesterday which sparked all my excitement.
Here is the 12z Euro:
And the 18z gfs:
So, although the setup is now there, it is still way too soon to be forecasting exact snow totals. The path of the low, the intensity of the low, the position of the 50/50, etc are all going to have to be decided this upcoming week before we can start forecasting who really will see snow and how much. I decided not to put any model-predicted snowfall amount maps on here simply because it's too far away. We'll keep you updated throughout the week as the event nears. -HV