FAIRFAX, Va. (WUSA9) -- The Virginia Department of Transportation crews will continue to plow the state's 18'000 lane miles and want to warn drivers to be careful for the ice during the morning commute Tuesday.
The Department of Transportation said they will be plowing in the Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun and Prince William counties, however there is still a concern for rush hour Tuesday morning.
Salt becomes ineffective at very low temperatures, so crews will do their best to remove as much snow as possible and spread sand for traction, authorities said.
Authorities added, salt will help the melting process when traffic and sunlight warm the pavement again tomorrow.
The Virginia Department of Transportation said the following regarding the Northern Virginia region: