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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
100 PM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

...Wintry Mix Expected This Afternoon And Evening...

.High pressure to our north will be the provider of colder air as
precipitation works in from the south today. A mixed bag of
precipitation is expected for the central Appalachians with
accumulating snow and sleet along and north of Interstate 64.
Freezing rain will occur farther south along the spine of the
Blue Ridge.

VAZ011-014-016>020-022>024-032>035-WVZ043-044-507-508-180200-
/O.CON.KRNK.WW.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-180218T0500Z/
Giles-Montgomery-Carroll-Floyd-Craig-Alleghany VA-Bath-Roanoke-
Botetourt-Rockbridge-Patrick-Franklin-Bedford-Amherst-Summers-
Monroe-Eastern Greenbrier-Western Greenbrier-
Including the cities of Pearisburg, Blacksburg, Galax, Floyd,
New Castle, Clifton Forge, Covington, Hot Springs, Roanoke,
Salem, Fincastle, Lexington, Buena Vista, Stuart, Rocky Mount,
Bedford, Amherst, Hinton, Hix, Union, Lewisburg,
White Sulphur Springs, Quinwood, Duo, and Rainelle
100 PM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT...

* WHAT...Mixed precipitation expected. Wet snow accumulations of
  2 to 4 inches, with localized amounts up to 5 inches, mainly
  higher ridges of the Alleghanys of Greenbrier and Bath
  Counties and northward. Ice accumulations of a light glaze
  farther south, except up to two tenths along the Blue Ridge
  between Peaks of Otter and Fancy Gap.

* WHERE...Portions of southwest Virginia and southeast West
  Virginia.

* WHEN...until midnight tonight.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions, mainly
  at the higher elevations. Isolated power outages may occur. Be
  prepared for reduced visibilities at times. Ground
  temperatures are warm, so any freezing rain will be mainly in
  the trees and elevated objects.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while
driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling
from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
307 PM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

...GUSTY WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS...

.An area of low pressure will move off the north coast this
evening, pulling a trailing cold front off the coast overnight.
The tight pressure gradient will result in gusty winds, generating
rough seas. Conditions will improve Sunday as high pressure builds
across the area.

AMZ158-181100-
/O.NEW.KMHX.SC.Y.0021.180218T0600Z-180218T2100Z/
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
307 PM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 4 PM EST SUNDAY...

The National Weather Service in Newport/Morehead City has issued
a Small Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 1 AM to 4 PM EST
Sunday.

* WINDS...North 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.

* SEAS...3 to 5 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots
and/or seas of 6 feet or greater are expected to produce
hazardous wave conditions to small craft. Inexperienced mariners,
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
110 PM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

VAZ011-014-017>020-022>024-032>035-WVZ044-507-508-181815-
Giles-Montgomery-Floyd-Craig-Alleghany VA-Bath-Roanoke-Botetourt-
Rockbridge-Patrick-Franklin-Bedford-Amherst-Monroe-
Eastern Greenbrier-Western Greenbrier-
110 PM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for central Virginia, south
central Virginia, southwest Virginia, west central Virginia and
southeast West Virginia.

.DAY ONE...This afternoon 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.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

There is a low probability for widespread hazardous weather.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
110 PM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

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Ashe-Alleghany NC-Watauga-Tazewell-Smyth-Bland-Wythe-Pulaski-Grayson-
Henry-Pittsylvania-Campbell-Appomattox-Buckingham-Mercer-
110 PM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northwest North Carolina,
central Virginia, south central Virginia, southwest Virginia and
southeast West Virginia.

.DAY ONE...This afternoon and tonight.

There is a low probability for widespread hazardous weather.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

There is a low probability for widespread hazardous weather.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
110 PM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

VAZ016-WVZ043-181815-
Carroll-Summers-
110 PM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southwest Virginia and
southeast West Virginia.

.DAY ONE...This afternoon 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.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

There is a low probability for widespread hazardous weather.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

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