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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
248 PM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

...BLACK ICE EXPECTED TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TEMPERATURES REACHED THE LOW TO MID 40S ACROSS THE FOOTHILLS AND
NORTH CENTRAL PARTS OF NORTH CAROLINA TODAY. THIS HELPED GENERATE
AREAS OF SNOW MELT WATER. THIS WATER WILL REFREEZE TONIGHT AND
PRODUCE ICE ON SURFACES SUCH AS ROADS...SIDEWALKS...DRIVEWAYS AND
PARKING LOTS.

NCZ003>006-019-020-280400-
/O.NEW.KRNK.WW.Y.0016.150228T0200Z-150228T2100Z/
SURRY-STOKES-ROCKINGHAM-CASWELL-WILKES-YADKIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOBSON...DANBURY...EDEN...YANCEYVILLE...
WILKESBORO...YADKINVILLE
248 PM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO
4 PM EST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLACK ICE...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM
THIS EVENING TO 4 PM EST SATURDAY.

* LOCATIONS...NORTH CAROLINA FOOTHILLS EAST INTO NORTH CENTRAL
  NORTH CAROLINA.

* HAZARD TYPES...BLACK ICE.

* TIMING...STARTING AROUND 900 PM...LASTING THROUGH SATURDAY.

* IMPACTS...ICY SURFACES SUCH AS ROADS...SIDEWALKS...DRIVEWAYS...AND
  PARKING LOTS.

* TEMPERATURES...BELOW FREEZING AROUND 900 PM...LOWS AROUND
  20...ABOVE FREEZING SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLACK ICE MEANS THAT MOISTURE ON
SURFACES IS EXPECTED TO FREEZE TONIGHT...BUT STILL LOOK LIKE IT IS
ONLY WET. THIS MAY CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS...SIDEWALKS AND PARKING LOTS...AND USE CAUTION
WHILE DRIVING.

&&

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