Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR SW VA...SE WV...AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
356 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.WEATHER SUMMARY...
HIGH PRESSURE CONTINUED TO LINGER IN THE EASTERN PORTION OF THE
FORECAST AREA EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...AS A CLIPPER SYSTEM
APPROACHED THE REGION FROM THE NORTHWEST. OVERNIGHT LOW
TEMPERATURES SETTLED IN THE TEENS IN THE MOUNTAINS AND TWENTIES
EAST OF THE BLUE RIDGE...WITH SINGLE DIGITS IN A FEW OF OUR
NORTHWEST HIGHER ELEVATIONS. SNOW SHOWERS BEGAN TO IMPACT THE
MOUNTAINOUS AREAS OF THE FORECAST AREA BY MID MORNING...WITH
MAINLY A FEW FLURRIES AND BRIEF SNOW SHOWERS MAKING IT PAST THE
FAR WESTERN SLOPES OF THE APPALACHIANS. AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES
ONCE AGAIN FAILED TO BREACH THE FREEZING POINT ACROSS THE MAJORITY
OF THE AREA.

.FORECAST SUMMARY...
A VERY STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE THROUGH THE REGION
TODAY AND BRING WINDY CONDITIONS AND BITTERLY COLD TEMPERATURES TO
THE REGION. THE FAR WESTERN SLOPES OF THE APPALACHIANS WILL LIKELY
CONTINUE TO SEE UPSLOPE SNOW SHOWERS FOR MUCH OF THE
WEEKEND...WITH AN ADDITIONAL INCH OR TWO OF ACCUMULATION POSSIBLE.
BY MONDAY ANOTHER WINTER STORM SYSTEM WILL BEGIN TO AFFECT THE
REGION WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR SNOW AND MIXED PRECIPITATION THROUGH
THE FIRST PART OF NEXT WEEK.

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