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000 WWUS41 KAKQ 052100 WSWAKQ URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA 400 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015 VAZ048-049-063-064-074>076-060500- /O.CON.KAKQ.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150306T0500Z/ FLUVANNA-LOUISA-HANOVER-CAROLINE-ESSEX-WESTMORELAND-RICHMOND- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LOUISA...ASHLAND...TAPPAHANNOCK 400 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015 ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT... A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT. * AREAS AFFECTED: PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN VIRGINIA. * HAZARDS: SNOW AND SLEET. * ACCUMULATION: 3 TO 5 INCHES...ALONG WITH TRACE AMOUNTS OF ICE. * TEMPERATURES: DROPPING INTO THE MID 20S BY EARLY EVENING. * WINDS: NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH...GUSTS TO 20 MPH. * TIMING: SNOW WILL CONTINUE...HEAVY AT TIMES THROUGH 6 PM PM...GRADUALLY ENDING FROM NORTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST BETWEEN 6 PM AND 8 PM THIS EVENING. * IMPACTS...ROADS WILL REMAIN SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY. VISIBILITY WILL BE REDUCED BELOW ONE-QUARTER MILE AT TIMES... MAKING TRAVELING DANGEROUS. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW... SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. && $$ MDZ021>025-060500- /O.CON.KAKQ.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150306T0500Z/ DORCHESTER-WICOMICO-SOMERSET-INLAND WORCESTER-MARYLAND BEACHES- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CAMBRIDGE...SALISBURY...CRISFIELD... PRINCESS ANNE...SNOW HILL...OCEAN CITY 400 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015 ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT... A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT. * AREAS AFFECTED: LOWER MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE. * HAZARDS: MIX OF SLEET AND SNOW...THEN SNOW THIS AFTERNOON EARLY EVENING. * TIMING: SNOW WILL CONTINUE...HEAVY AT TIMES THROUGH 7 PM PM...GRADUALLY ENDING FROM NORTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST BETWEEN 7 PM AND 9 PM THIS EVENING. * ACCUMULATION: SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATION OF 3 TO 5 INCHES IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE NORTHWEST PORTION OF THE LOWER MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE. THIS IS EXPECTED TO TAPER TO 2 TO 3 INCHES CLOSER TO THE ATLANTIC COAST WHERE A LARGER ACCUMULATION OF SLEET IS EXPECTED. TRACE AMOUNTS OF ICE ARE POSSIBLE. * TEMPERATURES: DROPPING INTO THE MID 20S BY EARLY EVENING. * WINDS: NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH. * IMPACTS...ROADS WILL REMAIN SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY. VISIBILITY WILL BE REDUCED BELOW ONE-QUARTER MILE AT TIMES... MAKING TRAVELING DANGEROUS. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW... SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. && $$ VAZ060>062-067>073-077-078-083-085-099-060500- /O.CON.KAKQ.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150306T0500Z/ PRINCE EDWARD-CUMBERLAND-GOOCHLAND-NOTTOWAY-AMELIA-POWHATAN- CHESTERFIELD-HENRICO-KING WILLIAM-KING AND QUEEN-NORTHUMBERLAND- LANCASTER-NEW KENT-MIDDLESEX-ACCOMACK- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FARMVILLE...GOOCHLAND...CREWE... COLONIAL HEIGHTS...RICHMOND...CHINCOTEAGUE...WALLOPS ISLAND... MELFA 400 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT... A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT. * AREAS AFFECTED: CENTRAL AND EASTERN VIRGINIA. * HAZARDS: SNOW AND SLEET. * TIMING: SNOW CONTINUES THIS EVENING...ENDING BY 7 PM TO 9 PM THIS EVENING. * ACCUMULATION: SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 3 INCHES... WITH HIGHEST TOTALS ALONG AND NORTH OF THE RICHMOND METRO AREA. ACCUMULATIONS WILL TAPER TO 1 TO 2 INCHES OF SLEET AND SNOW OVER SOUTHERN AND EASTERN SECTIONS...WHERE A MORE SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATION OF SLEET IS EXPECTED. TRACE AMOUNTS OF ICE ARE ALSO EXPECTED. * TEMPERATURES: FALLING INTO THE UPPER 20S BY EARLY THURSDAY EVENING. * WINDS: NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH. * IMPACTS...ROADS WILL REMAIN SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY. VISIBILITY WILL BE REDUCED BELOW ONE-QUARTER MILE AT TIMES... MAKING TRAVELING DANGEROUS. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITY...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING. && $$ VAZ065-066-079>082-084-086>094-100-060500- /O.CON.KAKQ.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150306T0500Z/ MECKLENBURG-LUNENBURG-BRUNSWICK-DINWIDDIE-PRINCE GEORGE- CHARLES CITY-GLOUCESTER-MATHEWS-GREENSVILLE-SUSSEX-SURRY- JAMES CITY-YORK-SOUTHAMPTON-ISLE OF WIGHT-NEWPORT NEWS/HAMPTON- NORTHAMPTON VA- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SOUTH HILL...LAWRENCEVILLE... PETERSBURG...HOPEWELL...EMPORIA...WAKEFIELD...WILLIAMSBURG... POQUOSON...FRANKLIN...NEWPORT NEWS...HAMPTON...EASTVILLE 400 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT... A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT. * AREAS AFFECTED: SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST VIRGINIA INCLUDING THE TRI-CITIES AND THE PENINSULA. * HAZARDS: SNOW AND SLEET. * TIMING: RAIN AND SLEET...TRANSITIONING TO A SLEET/SNOW MIX FROM NORTH TO SOUTH BEFORE ENDING BY MID TO LATE THIS EVENING. * ACCUMULATION: ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 2 INCHES OF SLEET AND SNOW. TRACE AMOUNTS OF ICE ARE POSSIBLE. * TEMPERATURES: FALLING INTO THE UPPER 20S BY EARLY THIS EVENING. * WINDS: NORTH 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH. * IMPACTS: ROADS WILL BECOME SLEET AND SNOW COVERED BY EARLY EVENING. VISIBILITY WILL DROP TO AROUND A QUARTER-MILE AT TIMES THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...MAKING TRAVEL DANGEROUS DURING THE EVENING RUSH HOUR. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITY...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING. && $$ NCZ012>017-030>032-102-VAZ095>098-060500- /O.CON.KAKQ.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150306T0800Z/ NORTHAMPTON NC-HERTFORD-GATES-PASQUOTANK-CAMDEN-INLAND CURRITUCK- BERTIE-CHOWAN-PERQUIMANS-OUTER BANKS CURRITUCK-NORFOLK/PORTSMOUTH- SUFFOLK-CHESAPEAKE-VIRGINIA BEACH- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARGARETTSVILLE...AHOSKIE... ELIZABETH CITY...EDENTON...COROLLA 400 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM EST FRIDAY... A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM EST FRIDAY. * AREAS AFFECTED: SOUTHEAST VIRGINIA AND NORTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA. * HAZARDS: SLEET AND SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN. * TIMING: RAIN WILL CONTINUE TO MIX WITH SLEET THIS AFTERNOON. A TRANSITION TO SLEET/FREEZING RAIN IS EXPECTED EARLY THIS EVENING...WITH PRECIPITATION ENDING AS A BRIEF PERIOD OF SNOW MIXING WITH SLEET LATER THIS EVENING. * ACCUMULATION: UP TO ONE INCH OF SLEET AND SNOW. SLEET ACCUMULATION OF UP TO A HALF INCH OF SLEET...FOLLOWED BY UP TO AN ADDITIONAL HALF INCH OF SNOW. TRACE AMOUNTS OF ICE ARE POSSIBLE. * TEMPERATURES: MID 30S...FALLING INTO THE UPPER 20S BY EARLY THURSDAY EVENING. * WINDS: NORTH 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH. * IMPACTS: ROADS WILL BECOME SLEET COVERED BY EARLY EVENING. VISIBILITY WILL DROP TO AROUND ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES THIS EVENING...MAKING TRAVEL DANGEROUS. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITY...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING. && $$

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