Winter Weather Advisory Calls for Snow

winter storm GIF_1January 28, 2022 - Stafford County is currently under a Winter Weather Advisory from 4:00 p.m. this afternoon to 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 29, 2022. A Winter Weather Advisory indicates that conditions pose a significant inconvenience, and if caution is not exercised, could lead to situations that may threaten life and/or property. Estimates call for one to three inches of snowfall in our area. Stafford is monitoring the storm and asks that residents prepare themselves, their families and their homes for a weather emergency.

For updated information, please visit Stafford County’s emergency page at Here you will find operating status, social media links, contacts, alerts, emergency information and provider outage map links. Helpful resources for storm prep tips include,, and

Citizens may find official Stafford County information through the resources below.

Stafford Alert at - Sign up and receive phone calls, texts or emails

Stafford’s website -

Parks website -

R-Board website –

Courts –

Facebook - @StaffordCountyGovernment, Twitter - @StaffordVAGov

TV stations, radio stations and their websites

Stafford Information - (540) 658-8600

Sheriff’s Office Non-Emergency Number – (540) 658-4400

Additionally, some questions come up during a winter storm that others can best answer.

Downed trees? Call VDOT at 1 (800)367-ROAD (1 (800) 367-7623).

Downed power lines? Call Dominion Energy at 1-866-DOM-HELP, NOVEC at 1(888)335-0500, Northern Neck Electric Cooperative at 1(866) 663-2688 or Rappahannock Electric Co-Op at (540) 898-8500.

If your cable or internet is out, call Comcast at 1-800-XFINITY (1-800-934-6489), Verizon at 1-800-837-4966, Cox at 1-800-234-3993 and KGI Communications at (540) 709-7070.