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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1137 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...COLD WIND CHILLS INTO EARLY SATURDAY...

.GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL PERSIST THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY. THESE
WINDS COMBINED WITH LOW TEMPERATURES IN THE SINGLE DIGITS AND
TEENS WILL RESULT IN BELOW ZERO WIND CHILLS BY EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING.

VAZ020-WVZ507-508-311245-
/O.CON.KRNK.WC.Y.0003.150131T0500Z-150131T1400Z/
BATH-EASTERN GREENBRIER-WESTERN GREENBRIER-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...HOT SPRINGS
1137 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EST
SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...THE MOUNTAINS OF GREENBRIER COUNTY...INTO THE
  ALLEGHANYS OF BATH.

* HAZARD TYPES...VERY COLD WIND CHILLS.

* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...DANGER OF FROST BITE TO UNPROTECTED SKIN ALONG WITH
  POTENTIAL HYPOTHERMIA.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WIND DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP
  TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING INTO THE SINGLE DIGITS AND TEENS.

* WIND CHILL...5 BELOW TO 1O BELOW BY EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

&&

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