Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
353 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

NCZ001-002-018-VAZ009>020-281500-
ASHE-ALLEGHANY NC-WATAUGA-SMYTH-BLAND-GILES-WYTHE-PULASKI-
MONTGOMERY-GRAYSON-CARROLL-FLOYD-CRAIG-ALLEGHANY VA-BATH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST JEFFERSON...SPARTA...BOONE...
MARION...BLAND...PEARISBURG...WYTHEVILLE...RADFORD...PULASKI...
BLACKSBURG...INDEPENDENCE...WHITETOP...TROUTDALE...VOLNEY...
GALAX...FLOYD...NEW CASTLE...CLIFTON FORGE...COVINGTON...
HOT SPRINGS
353 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015


...PATCHY BLACK ICE POSSIBLE THIS MORNING...

LIMITED AMOUNTS OF SNOW MELTED FRIDAY THANKS TO BELOW FREEZING
TEMPERATURES AND LIMITED SUNSHINE. HOWEVER...WHERE ANY SURFACE
MOISTURE FORMED...IT HAS LIKELY TURNED TO BLACK ICE EARLY THIS
MORNING...CAUSING SLIPPERY SPOTS ON ROADS...SIDEWALKS AND PARKING
LOTS.


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VAZ022>024-032>035-043>047-058-059-281500-
ROANOKE-BOTETOURT-ROCKBRIDGE-PATRICK-FRANKLIN-BEDFORD-AMHERST-
HENRY-PITTSYLVANIA-CAMPBELL-APPOMATTOX-BUCKINGHAM-HALIFAX-
CHARLOTTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROANOKE...SALEM...FINCASTLE...
LEXINGTON...BUENA VISTA...STUART...ROCKY MOUNT...BEDFORD...
AMHERST...MARTINSVILLE...DANVILLE...LYNCHBURG...APPOMATTOX...
SOUTH BOSTON...KEYSVILLE
353 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015


...AREAS OF BLACK ICE EXPECTED THIS MORNING...

TEMPERATURES CLIMBED INTO THE UPPER 30S TO THE LOWER 40S FRIDAY
AFTERNOON. THIS PRODUCED SNOW MELT AND RESULTED IN WET
SURFACES...AND POOLING OF WATER...WHICH HAS REFROZEN INTO ICE.
THESE PATCHES OF ICE MAY CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED
FOR SLIPPERY ROADS...SIDEWALKS AND PARKING LOTS. PLEASE USE EXTRA
CAUTION IF YOU VENTURE OUTDOORS OVERNIGHT OR EARLY SATURDAY. ANY
SURFACE THAT LOOKS WET WILL LIKELY BE ICE INSTEAD OF WATER.


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