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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
647 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

NCZ003>006-019-020-VAZ032-033-043>046-058-059-070000-
SURRY-STOKES-ROCKINGHAM-CASWELL-WILKES-YADKIN-PATRICK-FRANKLIN-HENRY-
PITTSYLVANIA-CAMPBELL-APPOMATTOX-HALIFAX-CHARLOTTE-
647 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

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

.DAY ONE...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.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
643 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO SNOW AND SLEET THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.DRIER AIR WILL SWING INTO THE REGION OVERNIGHT ALLOWING ANY
LEFTOVER PRECIPITATION TO TAPER OFF EARLY THIS EVENING ACROSS THE
PIEDMONT. A FEW SNOW SHOWERS OR FLURRIES MAY ALSO PERSIST OVER THE
MOUNTAINS BUT ANY ACCUMULATING SNOW OR SLEET HAS ENDED.

NCZ003-019-VAZ032-033-043>046-058-059-060300-
/O.CON.KRNK.WW.Y.0020.000000T0000Z-150306T0300Z/
SURRY-WILKES-PATRICK-FRANKLIN-HENRY-PITTSYLVANIA-CAMPBELL-
APPOMATTOX-HALIFAX-CHARLOTTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOBSON...WILKESBORO...STUART...
ROCKY MOUNT...MARTINSVILLE...DANVILLE...LYNCHBURG...APPOMATTOX...
SOUTH BOSTON...KEYSVILLE
643 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...FOOTHILLS INTO THE PIEDMONT OF VIRGINIA.

* HAZARD TYPES...SLEET AND SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ANY ADDED SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATION LESS THAN
  ONE INCH.

* TIMING...SNOW AND SLEET ENDING EARLY THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...SNOW AND SLEET WILL LEAD TO HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS.

* WINDS...NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING TO AROUND 30.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

THE PUBLIC IS ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOW...SLEET OR ICE 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.FOR ADDITIONAL
WEATHER INFORMATION...VISIT US ON THE WEB AT
HTTP://WWW.ERH.NOAA.GOV OR AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV.

REPORTS ARE ALSO WELCOME ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE OR TWITTER FEED
@NWSBLACKSBURG.

&&

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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
524 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

NCZ003>006-019-020-VAZ043-044-058-060030-
SURRY-STOKES-ROCKINGHAM-CASWELL-WILKES-YADKIN-HENRY-PITTSYLVANIA-
HALIFAX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOBSON...DANBURY...EDEN...YANCEYVILLE...
WILKESBORO...YADKINVILLE...MARTINSVILLE...DANVILLE...SOUTH BOSTON
524 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...RAIN MIXING OVER TO SLEET AND SNOW...

A MIXTURE OF RAIN...SLEET AND SOME SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
EAST ACROSS THE REGION INTO THIS EVENING. A LIGHT COATING OF SNOW
AND SLEET COULD OCCUR MAINLY ON GRASSY SURFACES THROUGH 730 PM.

SOME BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES COULD BECOME SLICK AS TEMPERATURES
START TO FALL AFTER SUNSET. THUS USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING INTO
THIS EVENING.


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