National Weather Service Baltimore/Washington

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The Baltimore/Washington NWS Office

The National Weather Service Baltimore/Washington is a local office of the National Weather Service responsible for monitoring weather conditions in 44 counties in eastern West Virginia, northern and central Virginia, the majority of the state of Maryland, as well as the city of Washington, D.C.. Although labeled as the NWS Baltimore/Washington, its actual location is off Old Ox Road (Virginia State Route 606) in the Dulles section of Sterling, Virginia, adjacent to Washington Dulles International Airport.

Service map for the National Weather Service Baltimore/Washington.

The NWS Baltimore/Washington currently employs about 25 people including meteorologists, support personnel, and management staff, working rotating shifts 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Jurisdictions served[edit]

District of Columbia[edit]



Independent city[edit]



Independent cities[edit]

West Virginia[edit]

Aviation weather services locations[edit]

First-order/climate sites[edit]


  • Maryland
  • Virginia
    • Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport
    • Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (Arlington)
    • Washington Dulles International Airport (Chantilly/Sterling)
  • West Virginia
    • Eastern WV Regional Airport (Martinsburg)


  1. ^ "Local Climatology Reporting Locations". National Weather Service Sterling, VA. Retrieved 2014-06-12. 

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