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Special Weather Statement

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
1254 AM EST Sun Feb 26 2017

Grayson-Carroll-Floyd-Craig-Alleghany VA-Bath-Roanoke-Botetourt-
Including the cities of West Jefferson, Boone, Tazewell, Marion,
Bland, Pearisburg, Wytheville, Radford, Pulaski, Blacksburg,
Independence, Whitetop, Troutdale, Volney, Galax, Floyd,
New Castle, Clifton Forge, Covington, Hot Springs, Roanoke,
Salem, Fincastle, Lexington, and Buena Vista
1254 AM EST Sun Feb 26 2017

...Strong Gusty Wind Tonight...

Winds will gusts from the northwest at 30 to 45 mph along the
Blue Ridge tonight from around Hot Springs, Virginia to Boone,
North Carolina. The strongest winds will be at the higher
elevations. Wind speeds will begin to weaken after 6AM.

Tree limbs or branches could be blown down. Travel may be
difficult for high profile vehicles, especially along I-81 and
I-77 through Fancy Gap.


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