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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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