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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
336 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...LIGHT WINTRY MIXTURE EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING...

.HIGH PRESSURE TO OUR NORTH WILL WEDGE SOUTH ALONG THE MOUNTAINS
TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY. COLD AIR WILL COMBINE WITH MOISTURE
ASSOCIATED WITH A WARM FRONT LIFTING NORTH ACROSS THE
REGION...RESULTING IN A LIGHT WINTRY MIXTURE OF SNOW...SLEET AND
FREEZING RAIN OVERNIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING.

NCZ001-002-018-VAZ007-009-010-012-015-016-WVZ042-030445-
/O.NEW.KRNK.WW.Y.0018.150303T0500Z-150303T1700Z/
ASHE-ALLEGHANY NC-WATAUGA-TAZEWELL-SMYTH-BLAND-WYTHE-GRAYSON-
CARROLL-MERCER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST JEFFERSON...SPARTA...BOONE...
TAZEWELL...MARION...BLAND...WYTHEVILLE...INDEPENDENCE...
WHITETOP...TROUTDALE...VOLNEY...GALAX...BLUEFIELD
336 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
NOON EST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO NOON EST TUESDAY.

* LOCATIONS...MERCER COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA SOUTHWARD THROUGH
  GREAT MOUNTAIN EMPIRE TO THE NORTHWEST MOUNTAINS OF NORTH
  CAROLINA.

* HAZARD TYPES...FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET. A LIGHT ACCUMULATION OF
  ICE...MAINLY ON TREE LIMBS AND ELEVATED SURFACES.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ICE AND SLEET ACCUMULATION LESS THAN A TENTH OF
  AN INCH.

* TIMING...MIDNIGHT UNTIL NOON ON TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR SLEET WILL CAUSE TRAVEL
  DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ICY ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND
  USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

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

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 20S AND LOWER 30S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

VAZ011-013-014-017-032-033-043-WVZ043-044-030445-
/O.NEW.KRNK.WW.Y.0018.150303T0900Z-150303T1800Z/
GILES-PULASKI-MONTGOMERY-FLOYD-PATRICK-FRANKLIN-HENRY-SUMMERS-
MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PEARISBURG...RADFORD...PULASKI...
BLACKSBURG...FLOYD...STUART...ROCKY MOUNT...MARTINSVILLE...
HINTON...HIX...UNION
336 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 1 PM EST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 4 AM TO 1 PM EST TUESDAY.

* LOCATIONS...NEW RIVER VALLEY SOUTHWARD INTO THE VIRGINIA
  FOOTHILLS OF BLUE RIDGE.

* HAZARD TYPES...FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ICE AND SLEET ACCUMULATION LESS THAN A TENTH OF
  AN INCH.

* TIMING...4 AM TUESDAY MORNING UNTIL 1 PM TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR SLEET WILL CAUSE TRAVEL
  DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ICY ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND
  USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH ALONG THE
  RIDGETOPS.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 20S AND LOWER 30S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

VAZ018>020-022>024-034-035-045>047-WVZ507-508-030445-
/O.NEW.KRNK.WW.Y.0018.150303T1200Z-150303T1800Z/
CRAIG-ALLEGHANY VA-BATH-ROANOKE-BOTETOURT-ROCKBRIDGE-BEDFORD-
AMHERST-CAMPBELL-APPOMATTOX-BUCKINGHAM-EASTERN GREENBRIER-
WESTERN GREENBRIER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEW CASTLE...CLIFTON FORGE...
COVINGTON...HOT SPRINGS...ROANOKE...SALEM...FINCASTLE...
LEXINGTON...BUENA VISTA...BEDFORD...AMHERST...LYNCHBURG...
APPOMATTOX
336 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 1 PM EST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 7 AM TO 1 PM EST TUESDAY.

* LOCATIONS...GREENBRIER VALLEY...ALLEGHANY HIGHLANDS OF VIRGINIA
  AND PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA INCLUDING ROANOKE VALLEY.

* HAZARD TYPES...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN. A BRIEF PERIOD OF SNOW
  MAY BE POSSIBLE DURING THE ONSET.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATION OF LESS THAN ONE
  INCH. ICE ACCUMULATION LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN INCH.

* TIMING...7 AM TUESDAY UNTIL 1 PM TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR SLEET WILL CAUSE TRAVEL
  DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ICY ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND
  USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

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

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 20S AND LOWER 30S.

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 VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

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