Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1101 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS INTO EARLY SUNDAY...
...WINTER STORM LIKELY SUNDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY...

.BITTER COLD AIR WILL PERSIST THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. WINDS WILL
GRADUALLY DIMINISH THROUGH THE DAY... BUT TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN
VERY COLD...THUS EVEN WITH DIMINISHING WINDS...WINDS CHILLS WILL
BE DANGEROUSLY LOW.

ANOTHER DEVELOPING STORM SYSTEM WILL START TO
AFFECT THE REGION BY SUNDAY NIGHT WITH SNOW...FOLLOWED BY A WINTRY
MIXTURE OF SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN MONDAY AFTERNOON INTO EARLY
TUESDAY. THIS WILL LIKELY RESULT IN SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS OF
SNOW...SLEET AND ICE ACROSS MUCH OF THE REGION.

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WESTERN GREENBRIER-
1101 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST SUNDAY...
...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

* ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW AND SLEET. LESS THAN A
  TENTH OF AN INCH OF ICE.

* LOCATIONS...WESTERN GREENBRIER COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILLS INTO EARLY SUNDAY
  FOLLOWED BY SNOW...SLEET AND SOME LIGHT ICING SUNDAY NIGHT INTO
  TUESDAY MORNING.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...AS LOW AS 15 TO 25 BELOW ZERO.

* TIMING...DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. SNOW
  DEVELOPING BY SUNDAY EVENING...CONTINUING INTO MONDAY BEFORE
  CHANGING TO SLEET AND SOME FREEZING RAIN.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES WILL QUICKLY LEAD
  TO HYPOTHERMIA AND FROSTBITE IF NOT PROPERLY PROTECTED FROM
  THE COLD. HAZARDOUS TRAVEL DUE TO SNOW AND ICE COVERED ROADS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH...
  DIMINISHING LATE TONIGHT.

* TEMPERATURES...2 BELOW TO 11 ABOVE ZERO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING MEANS THE COMBINATION OF VERY COLD AIR AND
STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES. THIS
WILL RESULT IN FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS
ARE NOT TAKEN.

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

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ASHE-ALLEGHANY NC-WATAUGA-TAZEWELL-SMYTH-BLAND-GILES-WYTHE-
PULASKI-MONTGOMERY-GRAYSON-CARROLL-FLOYD-CRAIG-ALLEGHANY VA-BATH-
MERCER-SUMMERS-MONROE-EASTERN GREENBRIER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST JEFFERSON...SPARTA...BOONE...
TAZEWELL...MARION...BLAND...PEARISBURG...WYTHEVILLE...RADFORD...
PULASKI...BLACKSBURG...INDEPENDENCE...WHITETOP...TROUTDALE...
VOLNEY...GALAX...FLOYD...NEW CASTLE...CLIFTON FORGE...COVINGTON...
HOT SPRINGS...BLUEFIELD...HINTON...HIX...UNION
1101 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST SUNDAY...
...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

* ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW AND SLEET ALONG WITH A
  TENTH OR TWO OF ICE.

* LOCATIONS...AREAS OF VIRGINIA...WEST VIRGINIA...AND NORTH
  CAROLINA FROM THE BLUE RIDGE WESTWARD.

* HAZARD TYPES...VERY LOW WIND CHILLS. SNOW...SLEET AND AREAS OF
  FREEZING RAIN ESPECIALLY NEAR THE BLUE RIDGE.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...AS LOW AS 10 BELOW.

* TIMING...WIND CHILLS THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. SNOW DEVELOPING
  SUNDAY EVENING...CONTINUING INTO MONDAY BEFORE CHANGING TO A
  MIXTURE OF SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN INTO EARLY TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...VERY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES WILL LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA
  AND FROSTBITE IF NOT PROPERLY PROTECTED FROM THE COLD.
  HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS SUNDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...4 TO 22 ABOVE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

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ROANOKE-BOTETOURT-ROCKBRIDGE-PATRICK-FRANKLIN-BEDFORD-AMHERST-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROANOKE...SALEM...FINCASTLE...
LEXINGTON...BUENA VISTA...STUART...ROCKY MOUNT...BEDFORD...
AMHERST
1101 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST SUNDAY...
...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW AND SLEET. ONE TO TWO
  TENTHS INCH OF ICE.

* LOCATIONS...ALONG THE BLUE RIDGE IN VIRGINIA.

* HAZARD TYPES...VERY LOW WIND CHILLS INTO EARLY SUNDAY. SNOW
  ALONG WITH A WINTRY MIX OF SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...AS LOW AS 10 BELOW.

* TIMING...WIND CHILLS THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. SNOW DEVELOPING
  SUNDAY NIGHT...CONTINUING INTO MONDAY BEFORE CHANGING TO A
  MIXTURE OF SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN.

* IMPACTS...VERY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES WILL LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA
  AND FROSTBITE IF NOT PROPERLY PROTECTED FROM THE COLD.
  HAZARDOUS TRAVEL SUNDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...4 TO 22 ABOVE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

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CAMPBELL-APPOMATTOX-BUCKINGHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LYNCHBURG...APPOMATTOX
1101 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

* LOCATIONS...PIEDMONT OF VIRGINIA.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN.

* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW AND SLEET WITH AROUND A
  QUARTER INCH OF ICE.

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPING SUNDAY NIGHT...CONTINUING INTO MONDAY
  BEFORE CHANGING TO SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN MONDAY NIGHT INTO
  EARLY TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL DEVELOPING SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH
  TUESDAY MORNING.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE TEENS AND 20S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

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SURRY-STOKES-ROCKINGHAM-CASWELL-WILKES-YADKIN-HENRY-PITTSYLVANIA-
HALIFAX-CHARLOTTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOBSON...DANBURY...EDEN...YANCEYVILLE...
WILKESBORO...YADKINVILLE...MARTINSVILLE...DANVILLE...
SOUTH BOSTON...KEYSVILLE
1101 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

* LOCATIONS...FOOTHILLS AND PIEDMONT OF NORTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
  INTO SOUTHSIDE VIRGINIA.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN.

* ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW AND SLEET. AROUND A
  TENTH OF AN INCH OF ICE.

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPING SUNDAY NIGHT BEFORE CHANGING TO A
  WINTRY MIX OF SLEET AND SOME FREEZING RAIN MONDAY AFTERNOON
  INTO EARLY TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS SUNDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY
  TUESDAY.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE 20S TO AROUND 30.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

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