Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
136 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

VAZ010>014-016>020-022>024-130845-
BLAND-GILES-WYTHE-PULASKI-MONTGOMERY-CARROLL-FLOYD-CRAIG-
ALLEGHANY VA-BATH-ROANOKE-BOTETOURT-ROCKBRIDGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BLAND...PEARISBURG...WYTHEVILLE...
RADFORD...PULASKI...BLACKSBURG...GALAX...FLOYD...NEW CASTLE...
CLIFTON FORGE...COVINGTON...HOT SPRINGS...ROANOKE...SALEM...
FINCASTLE...LEXINGTON...BUENA VISTA
136 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...DUSTING TO AN INCH OF SNOW TO CREATE TRAVEL ISSUES THIS
MORNING...

NARROW SNOW BANDS WILL BE MOVING ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS INTO THE
INTERSTATE 81 CORRIDOR...AND REACH THE BLUE RIDGE THROUGH 4AM.
MOST AREAS WILL BE SEEING A DUSTING AT MOST...BUT SOME HEAVIER
BANDS WILL DROP A QUICK INCH. THOSE TRAVELING ALONG INTERSTATE 81
FROM WYTHEVILLE TO LEXINGTON WILL NEED TO BE ALERT FOR THE
POSSIBILITY OF LOWER VISIBILITIES AND SNOW COVERED ROADS.

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NCZ001-018-VAZ007-009-015-WVZ042>044-507-508-130845-
ASHE-WATAUGA-TAZEWELL-SMYTH-GRAYSON-MERCER-SUMMERS-MONROE-
EASTERN GREENBRIER-WESTERN GREENBRIER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST JEFFERSON...BOONE...TAZEWELL...
MARION...INDEPENDENCE...WHITETOP...TROUTDALE...VOLNEY...
BLUEFIELD...FLAT TOP...HINTON...HIX...UNION...LEWISBURG...
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS...ALDERSON...QUINWOOD...DUO...RAINELLE
136 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016


...HEAVIER SNOW SHOWERS WILL CREATE TRAVEL ISSUES EARLY THIS
MORNING...

SNOW SHOWERS WILL BE OFF AND ON OVER THE MOUNTAINS THROUGH THE
MORNING. 1 TO 2 INCHES OF SNOW CAN BE EXPECTED...MAINLY OVER THE
WESTERN RIDGES. SOME OF THE HEAVIER BANDS WILL DROP A QUICK INCH
IN LESS THAN AN HOUR. WITH STRONG WIND GUSTS...VISIBILITIES WILL
DROP AS LOW AS 1 MILE OR LESS. WITH THESE CONDITIONS...TRAVEL WILL
BE HAZARDOUS AT TIMES. WATCH FOR RAPID CHANGES IN WEATHER
CONDITIONS WHEN DRIVING OVERNIGHT.


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