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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
230 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...STRONG WINDS AND VERY LOW WIND CHILLS OVERNIGHT INTO EARLY
SUNDAY...
...WINTER STORM LIKELY SUNDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY...

.BITTER COLD AIR WILL PERSIST THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING ON STRONG
NORTHWEST WINDS. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH THROUGH THE DAY...
BUT TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN VERY COLD...THUS EVEN WITH
DIMINISHING WINDS...WINDS CHILLS WILL BE DANGEROUSLY LOW. ANOTHER
DEVELOPING STORM SYSTEM WILL START TO AFFECT THE REGION BY SUNDAY
NIGHT WITH SNOW...FOLLOWED BY A WINTRY MIXTURE OF SLEET AND
FREEZING RAIN MONDAY AFTERNOON INTO EARLY TUESDAY. THIS WILL
LIKELY RESULT IN SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW...SLEET AND ICE
ACROSS MUCH OF THE REGION.


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WESTERN GREENBRIER-
230 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST SUNDAY...
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW AND SLEET. LESS THAN A
  TENTH OF AN INCH OF ICE.

* LOCATIONS...WESTERN GREENBRIER COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILLS INTO EARLY SUNDAY
  FOLLOWED BY SNOW...SLEET AND SOME LIGHT ICING.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...AS LOW AS 20 TO 25 BELOW ZERO.

* TIMING...DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. SNOW
  DEVELOPING BY SUNDAY EVENING...CONTINUING INTO MONDAY BEFORE
  CHANGING TO SLEET AND SOME FREEZING RAIN.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES WILL QUICKLY LEAD TO
  HYPOTHERMIA AND FROSTBITE IF NOT PROPERLY PROTECTED FROM THE
  COLD. HAZARDOUS TRAVEL DUE TO SNOW AND ICE COVERED ROADS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH...
  DIMINISHING LATE TONIGHT.

* TEMPERATURES...2 BELOW TO 11 ABOVE ZERO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING MEANS THE COMBINATION OF VERY COLD AIR AND
STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES. THIS
WILL RESULT IN FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS
ARE NOT TAKEN.

THE PUBLIC IS ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OR WIND
DAMAGE 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.

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

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ASHE-ALLEGHANY NC-WATAUGA-TAZEWELL-SMYTH-BLAND-GILES-WYTHE-
PULASKI-MONTGOMERY-GRAYSON-CARROLL-FLOYD-CRAIG-ALLEGHANY VA-BATH-
MERCER-SUMMERS-MONROE-EASTERN GREENBRIER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST JEFFERSON...SPARTA...BOONE...
TAZEWELL...MARION...BLAND...PEARISBURG...WYTHEVILLE...RADFORD...
PULASKI...BLACKSBURG...INDEPENDENCE...WHITETOP...TROUTDALE...
VOLNEY...GALAX...FLOYD...NEW CASTLE...CLIFTON FORGE...COVINGTON...
HOT SPRINGS...BLUEFIELD...HINTON...HIX...UNION
230 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST SUNDAY...
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW AND SLEET ALONG WITH A
  TENTH OR TWO OF ICE.

* LOCATIONS...AREAS OF VIRGINIA...WEST VIRGINIA...AND NORTH
  CAROLINA FROM THE BLUE RIDGE WESTWARD.

* HAZARD TYPES...STRONG GUSTY WINDS...AND VERY LOW WIND CHILLS.
  SNOW...SLEET AND AREAS OF FREEZING RAIN ESPECIALLY NEAR THE BLUE
  RIDGE.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...AS LOW AS 10 BELOW.

* TIMING...WIND CHILLS THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. SNOW DEVELOPING
  SUNDAY EVENING...CONTINUING INTO MONDAY BEFORE CHANGING TO A
  MIXTURE OF SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN INTO EARLY TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...VERY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES WILL LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA
  AND FROSTBITE IF NOT PROPERLY PROTECTED FROM THE COLD. HAZARDOUS
  TRAVEL CONDITIONS SUNDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...4 TO 22 ABOVE.

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.

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

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ROANOKE-BOTETOURT-ROCKBRIDGE-PATRICK-FRANKLIN-BEDFORD-AMHERST-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROANOKE...SALEM...FINCASTLE...
LEXINGTON...BUENA VISTA...STUART...ROCKY MOUNT...BEDFORD...
AMHERST
230 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST SUNDAY...
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW AND SLEET. ONE TO TWO
  TENTHS INCH OF ICE.

* LOCATIONS...ALONG THE BLUE RIDGE IN VIRGINIA.

* HAZARD TYPES...STRONG GUSTY WINDS...AND VERY LOW WIND CHILLS
  INTO EARLY SUNDAY. SNOW ALONG WITH A WINTRY MIX OF SLEET AND
  FREEZING RAIN.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...AS LOW AS 10 BELOW.

* TIMING...WIND CHILLS THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. SNOW DEVELOPING
  SUNDAY NIGHT...CONTINUING INTO MONDAY BEFORE CHANGING TO A
  MIXTURE OF SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN.

* IMPACTS...VERY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES WILL LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA
  AND FROSTBITE IF NOT PROPERLY PROTECTED FROM THE COLD. HAZARDOUS
  TRAVEL SUNDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...4 TO 22 ABOVE.

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.

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

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CAMPBELL-APPOMATTOX-BUCKINGHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LYNCHBURG...APPOMATTOX
230 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS...FOOTHILLS IN VIRGINIA.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN.

* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW AND SLEET WITH AROUND A
  QUARTER INCH OF ICE.

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPING SUNDAY NIGHT...CONTINUING INTO MONDAY
  BEFORE CHANGING TO SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN MONDAY NIGHT INTO
  EARLY TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL DEVELOPING SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH
  TUESDAY MORNING.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE TEENS AND 20S.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

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SURRY-STOKES-ROCKINGHAM-CASWELL-WILKES-YADKIN-HENRY-PITTSYLVANIA-
HALIFAX-CHARLOTTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOBSON...DANBURY...EDEN...YANCEYVILLE...
WILKESBORO...YADKINVILLE...MARTINSVILLE...DANVILLE...
SOUTH BOSTON...KEYSVILLE
230 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS...FOOTHILLS AND PIEDMONT OF NORTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
  INTO SOUTHSIDE VIRGINIA.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN.

* ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW AND SLEET. AROUND A TENTH
  OF AN INCH OF ICE.

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPING SUNDAY NIGHT BEFORE CHANGING TO A
  WINTRY MIX OF SLEET AND SOME FREEZING RAIN MONDAY AFTERNOON INTO
  EARLY TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS SUNDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY
  TUESDAY.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE 20S TO AROUND 30.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$


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