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Forecasters To Change Hurricane Advisory Practices

The National Hurricane Center is altering its policy after being criticized over the way it handled Superstorm Sandy.

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Unexpected Spring Snow Delights Some, Soaks Most In D.C. Region

Snow continues to fall throughout the D.C. region in any unexpected spring deluge, but while travel was hampered and power outages abound, some at least are enjoying the weather.

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Spring Or No Spring, Cherry Blossoms Still Weeks Away

The National Park Service has revised their expected peak bloom dates for the region's iconic cherry blossoms, due in large part to the cold weather this March.

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Maryland's Eastern Shore Drying Out After Winter Nor'easter

This week's storm drenched the Eastern Shore with heavy rains and winds that reminded some residents of Superstorm Sandy.

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Washington Monument Restoration Underway

The monument's $10 million restoration project to repair the damages sustained from the 2011 earthquake have started.

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Analysis: 'Snowquester' Shuts Down Government, Hearing On Redskins' Name Resumes

Washington Post columnist Robert McCartney talks about whether the government made the right decision to shut down for the so-called "snowquester."

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Old Town Businesses Bemoan Losses From Snowquester

The snow accumulation yesterday may have been unspectacular for those inside the Beltway, but for owners of small business, the effects were no less noticeable.

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Despite Snowquester, Waterfront-Based Nonprofit Keeps Working

A Virginia nonprofit organization based out of a Potomac River boathouse continued working to help troubled teens Wednesday despite anticipation of a winter storm.
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March (Weather) Madness

A late winter snow storm is blanketing the Washington region with a mix of snow and rain. We get an update on how the region is faring thus far.