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Blizzard Update: Big Numbers, Big Dangers

Wind speeds picked up Saturday afternoon as precipitation intensified. The storm is already one of the 10 worst in history, meteorologists say.

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The Politics Hour - January 22, 2016

Snow panic sets in across the region. DC's voting machines arent passing muster. And a Republican state senator bucks his party over a state supreme court judge in Virginia.

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LISTEN: Apologies And Preparations In D.C. As Storm Heads In

Washington Post columnist Robert McCartney talks with WAMU 88.5's Matt McCleskey about D.C.'s reaction to a storm on Jan. 20, and how it set the table for the city's response to the weekend's incoming blizzard.

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With Blizzard Upon Us, Few Options Left To Get In, Out Or Around D.C.

Thousands of flights have been canceled, roads will be a mess and Metro will close from Friday through Monday, making doing anything other than sheltering at home a less-than-ideal option.

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Washington Region Braces For Blizzard With 'Top 10' Potential

The blizzard bearing down on D.C. and much of the East Coast on Friday may be among the worst to ever hit the region, according to the National Weather Service.
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Concerns For D.C. Area Homeless Population As Winter Storm Bears Down

Volunteers are criss-crossing the region in an effort to get the homeless population — many of whom do not know there is a serious storm bearing down — into shelter before things get potentially dangerous.

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What We Know About This 'Potentially Crippling' East Coast Storm

Should we worry? When will it hit? Is Washington ready?

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D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser On The City's Winter Weather Prepartions

Kojo chats with D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser about what the city's doing to prepare for the winter weather.

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LISTEN: All Signs Point To A Big Snowstorm In D.C. Region

Wednesday night's snow was small but disruptive. Angela Fritz of the Washington Post Capital Weather Gang joins Jonathan Wilson to explain where this weekend's bigger cold blast is coming from, and why chances for a huge storm are looking strong.