Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
703 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...PERIODS OF ACCUMULATING SNOW THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.ARCTIC AIR MOVES INTO THE REGION TONIGHT THROUGH THE END OF THE
WEEK. MOISTURE ALONG WITH NORTHWEST WINDS WILL COMBINE TO RESULT
IN PERIODS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW SHOWERS INTO LATE WEDNESDAY
NIGHT OVER THE WESTERN SLOPES OF THE APPALACHIANS.

WVZ042-043-090815-
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MERCER-SUMMERS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BLUEFIELD...HINTON...HIX
703 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THURSDAY
MAINLY ALONG WESTERN SLOPES...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...SUMMERS AND MERCER COUNTIES.

* HAZARD TYPES...ACCUMULATING SNOW SHOWERS AND WIND CHILLS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 4 TO 6 INCHES...WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER AMOUNTS ON THE WESTERN SLOPES. 2 TO 4 INCHES ELSEWHERE.

* TIMING...TONIGHT THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLICK.

* TEMPERATURES...LOWS AT NIGHT IN THE TEENS TO LOWER 20S. HIGHS
  IN THE 20S.

* WIND CHILLS...5 BELOW TO 20 BELOW ZERO WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...
AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

THE PUBLIC IS ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VIA EMAIL AT RNK.SKYWARN@NOAA.GOV OR AT
PHONE NUMBER 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS AND PICTURES
CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG
FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

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WESTERN GREENBRIER-
703 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...WESTERN GREENBRIER COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...ACCUMULATION SNOW SHOWERS AND WIND CHILLS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 6 TO 10 INCHES.

* TIMING...TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLICK.

* TEMPERATURES...LOWS IN THE SINGLE DIGITS AND TEENS. HIGHS IN THE
  TEENS TO LOWER 20S.

* WIND CHILLS...5 BELOW TO 20 BELOW ZERO WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...
AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

THE PUBLIC IS ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VIA EMAIL AT RNK.SKYWARN@NOAA.GOV OR AT
PHONE NUMBER 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS AND PICTURES
CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG
FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

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ASHE-WATAUGA-TAZEWELL-SMYTH-BLAND-GILES-WYTHE-GRAYSON-
ALLEGHANY VA-BATH-MONROE-EASTERN GREENBRIER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST JEFFERSON...BOONE...TAZEWELL...
MARION...BLAND...PEARISBURG...WYTHEVILLE...INDEPENDENCE...
WHITETOP...TROUTDALE...VOLNEY...CLIFTON FORGE...COVINGTON...
HOT SPRINGS...UNION
703 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...FROM THE NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS...NORTH INTO THE
  MOUNTAIN EMPIRE OF SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...INTO THE GREENBRIER
  VALLEY AND ALLEGHANY HIGHLANDS.

* HAZARD TYPES...ACCUMULATION SNOW SHOWERS AND WIND CHILLS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 4 INCHES...WITH
  LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE ALONG THE RIDGES.

* TIMING...TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLICK.

* TEMPERATURES...LOWS IN THE TEENS TO LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
  20S...TO LOWER 30S.

* WIND CHILLS...5 BELOW TO 20 BELOW ZERO WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

THE PUBLIC IS ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VIA EMAIL AT RNK.SKYWARN@NOAA.GOV OR AT
PHONE NUMBER 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS AND PICTURES
CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG
FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

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