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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
432 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

NCZ003>006-019-020-VAZ022-032>034-043>047-058-059-181000-
SURRY-STOKES-ROCKINGHAM-CASWELL-WILKES-YADKIN-ROANOKE-PATRICK-
FRANKLIN-BEDFORD-HENRY-PITTSYLVANIA-CAMPBELL-APPOMATTOX-BUCKINGHAM-
HALIFAX-CHARLOTTE-
432 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

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...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

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

   FREEZE WARNING.

.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.

$$



Freeze Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
407 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...FREEZING TEMPERATURES TO CONTINUE THROUGH 9 AM THIS MORNING...
...FROST EXPECTED IN SOUTHERN SHENANDOAH VALLEY TONIGHT AND EARLY
FRIDAY MORNING...

.COLD HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST TO THE NORTHEAST OF THE REGION
THROUGH FRIDAY. THIS WILL ALLOW COLD...DRY AIR TO CONTINUE TO
SPREAD SOUTHWESTWARD ALONG THE EAST SIDE OF THE ALLEGHANY FRONT.
TEMPERATURES THIS MORNING WERE IN THE UPPER 20S TO LOWER 30S
WITHIN MUCH OF THE FREEZE WARNING AREA. TEMPERATURES WILL RISE
ABOVE FREEZING AFTER 9 AM THIS MORNING.

FOR TONIGHT...THE AIR MASS WILL CONTINUE TO MODIFY...BUT LIGHT OR
NEAR CALM WINDS IN THE DEEPER VALLEYS WITHIN THE SOUTHERN
SHENANDOAH VALLEY WILL LIKELY RESULT IN FORMATION OF WIDESPREAD
FROST. EVEN THOUGH TEMPERATURES WILL BE IN THE MID 30S ACROSS
AREAS FURTHER EAST AND SOUTH INTO THE PIEDMONT...STRONGER EASTERLY
FLOW IN THESE AREAS SHOULD PREVENT MUCH MORE THAN PATCHY FROST.

NCZ003>006-019-020-VAZ022-032>034-043>047-058-059-171300-
/O.CON.KRNK.FZ.W.0002.000000T0000Z-140417T1300Z/
SURRY-STOKES-ROCKINGHAM-CASWELL-WILKES-YADKIN-ROANOKE-PATRICK-
FRANKLIN-BEDFORD-HENRY-PITTSYLVANIA-CAMPBELL-APPOMATTOX-
BUCKINGHAM-HALIFAX-CHARLOTTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOBSON...DANBURY...EDEN...YANCEYVILLE...
WILKESBORO...YADKINVILLE...ROANOKE...SALEM...STUART...
ROCKY MOUNT...BEDFORD...MARTINSVILLE...DANVILLE...LYNCHBURG...
APPOMATTOX...SOUTH BOSTON...KEYSVILLE
407 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 30S.

* TIMING...THROUGH 9 AM THIS MORNING.

* IMPACTS...VEGETATION SENSITIVE TO FREEZING OR NEAR FREEZING
  TEMPERATURES AND FROST MAY BE DAMAGED OR KILLED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER
SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$

RAB



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