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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
404 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

NCZ001-018-VAZ015-280915-
ASHE-WATAUGA-GRAYSON-
404 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA AND
SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY.

IN ADDITION...NORTHWEST WINDS COULD GUST AS HIGH AS 45 MPH LATER
THIS AFTERNOON INTO THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS MAY RESULT IN GUSTS TO 40 MPH THURSDAY
NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
358 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015



NCZ001-018-VAZ015-271700-
/O.CON.KRNK.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-150127T1700Z/
ASHE-WATAUGA-GRAYSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST JEFFERSON...BOONE...INDEPENDENCE...
WHITETOP...TROUTDALE...VOLNEY
358 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST
TODAY...

* LOCATIONS...GRAYSON HIGHLANDS INTO THE NORTH CAROLINA HIGH
  COUNTRY.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...AN INCH OR LESS...EXCEPT UP TO 2 INCHES ACROSS
  THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS NEAR THE TENNESSEE BORDER.

* TIMING...THROUGH NOON TODAY.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS...ALONG WITH BLOWING SNOW AT
  TIMES...REDUCING VISIBILITY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...20 TO 25 DEGREES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS 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 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.

ALSO REPORTS ARE APPRECIATED ON OUR FACEBOOK OR TWITTER PAGES.

&&

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