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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
350 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

...BLACK ICE POSSIBLE TODAY...

.WITH TEMPERATURES BELOW FREEZING THIS MORNING AND ONLY EXPECTED
TO RISE INTO THE LOWER TO MID 30S TODAY...AREAS OF BLACK ICE CAN
BE EXPECTED TO PERSIST ON SURFACES SUCH AS ROADS...SIDEWALKS...
DRIVEWAYS AND PARKING LOTS INTO THIS AFTERNOON.

NCZ003>006-019-020-281700-
/O.CON.KRNK.WW.Y.0016.000000T0000Z-150228T2100Z/
SURRY-STOKES-ROCKINGHAM-CASWELL-WILKES-YADKIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOBSON...DANBURY...EDEN...YANCEYVILLE...
WILKESBORO...YADKINVILLE
350 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

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

* HAZARD TYPES...BLACK ICE.

* TIMING...ESPECIALLY THIS MORNING BUT LASTING THROUGH MUCH OF THE
  DAY.

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

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE TEENS AND 20S THIS MORNING...RISING TO
  AROUND FREEZING OR SLIGHTLY HIGHER THIS AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS FOR BLACK ICE AND MEANS THAT
MOISTURE ON SURFACES IS EXPECTED TO FREEZE...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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