Update 9 a.m. March 15:
- The Senior Centers are closed today, as they follow the school system's inclement weather policy.
The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a
Winter Storm Warning for Prince William County and the surrounding Metropolitan Washington area, from 7 p.m. Monday, Mar. 13 through 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Mar. 14, 2017. A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected. NWS has forecasted that Prince William County could see anywhere from 6-10 inches of snow. That's a lot of snow!
Three key factors to keep in mind:
1. Be Prepared
2. Stay Informed
We will update information related to any impacts the storm will have on Prince William County here on our website, as well as the County's Facebook and Twitter accounts.
The County's Police Department and Department of Fire and Rescue have social media accounts. Please consider following them to stay informed.
Know about road closures in the county by visiting the county's Road Closure Application or signing up to receive text/email notifications.
Find information on Prince William County Public Schools delays and cancellations by visiting PWCS.edu or following the schools on Twitter or Facebook.
The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is responsible for treating and clearing public roads in Prince William County. VDOT has multiple resources you can use:
3. Know who to call
Emergencies – Please contact 9-1-1 for emergency situations only.
Police Non-Emergency Line -If you have a situation requiring police that does not need emergency response, please call 703-792-6500.
Utilities – If you experience loss of power, contact your utility provider:
Dominion Power: 888-DOM-HELP (888-366-4357)
NOVEC: 703-335-0500 or 888-335-0500
Washington Gas: 703-750-1400 or 800-752-7520