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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
832 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...SNOW SHOWERS TO PERSIST OVERNIGHT WITH BITTER COLD WIND CHILLS...

.VERY COLD AIR WILL PREVAIL ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH THE END OF
THE WEEK. MOISTURE COMBINED WITH NORTHWEST WINDS WILL RESULT IN
PERIODS OF LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH LATE TONIGHT
ALONG THE WESTERN SLOPES OF THE APPALACHIANS. IN ADDITION... WIND
CHILLS WILL DROP WELL BELOW ZERO...TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY MORNING.
SOME BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

NCZ001-018-VAZ007-009>012-015-019-020-WVZ044-507-110945-
/O.CON.KRNK.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-160211T1200Z/
/O.CON.KRNK.WC.Y.0003.160211T0500Z-160211T1500Z/
ASHE-WATAUGA-TAZEWELL-SMYTH-BLAND-GILES-WYTHE-GRAYSON-
ALLEGHANY VA-BATH-MONROE-EASTERN GREENBRIER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST JEFFERSON...BOONE...TAZEWELL...
MARION...BLAND...PEARISBURG...WYTHEVILLE...INDEPENDENCE...
WHITETOP...TROUTDALE...VOLNEY...CLIFTON FORGE...COVINGTON...
HOT SPRINGS...UNION
832 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
THURSDAY...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
10 AM EST THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...FROM THE NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS...NORTH INTO THE
  MOUNTAIN EMPIRE OF SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...AND INTO THE
  GREENBRIER VALLEY AND ALLEGHANY HIGHLANDS.

* HAZARD TYPES...ACCUMULATING SNOW SHOWERS...BLOWING SNOW AND
  WIND CHILLS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF UP TO AN INCH.

* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...UNTREATED ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLICK.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 TO 40 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...LOWS TONIGHT 5 TO 15 ABOVE.

* WIND CHILLS...5 BELOW TO 20 BELOW ZERO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES. MAKE SURE YOUR PETS ARE KEPT WARM AS WELL.

THE PUBLIC IS ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL 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. REPORTS AND PICTURES
CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG
FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.



&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
832 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...SNOW SHOWERS TO PERSIST OVERNIGHT WITH BITTER COLD WIND CHILLS...

.VERY COLD AIR WILL PREVAIL ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH THE END OF
THE WEEK. MOISTURE COMBINED WITH NORTHWEST WINDS WILL RESULT IN
PERIODS OF LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH LATE TONIGHT
ALONG THE WESTERN SLOPES OF THE APPALACHIANS. IN ADDITION... WIND
CHILLS WILL DROP WELL BELOW ZERO...TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY MORNING.
SOME BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

WVZ042-043-110945-
/O.CON.KRNK.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-160211T1200Z/
/O.CON.KRNK.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-160211T1200Z/
/O.CON.KRNK.WC.Y.0003.160211T0500Z-160211T1500Z/
MERCER-SUMMERS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BLUEFIELD...HINTON...HIX
832 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THURSDAY
MAINLY ALONG WESTERN SLOPES...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
THURSDAY...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
10 AM EST THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...SUMMERS AND MERCER COUNTIES.

* HAZARD TYPES...ACCUMULATING SNOW SHOWERS...BLOWING SNOW AND
  WIND CHILLS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 3 INCHES
  ON WESTERN SLOPES...AND LESS THAN AN INCH FOR THE REST OF
  MERCER AND SUMMERS COUNTIES.

* TIMING...THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLICK. VISIBILITIES
  WILL BE REDUCED AT TIMES IN HEAVIER SNOW SHOWERS AND BLOWING
  SNOW.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...LOWS TONIGHT AROUND 10.

* WIND CHILLS...5 BELOW TO 15 BELOW ZERO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...
AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES. ALSO MAKE SURE YOUR PETS HAVE PLENTY OF PROTECTION FROM
THE COLD.

THE PUBLIC IS ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL 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. REPORTS AND PICTURES CAN
ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK
PAGE AND ON TWITTER.



&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
630 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016


MDZ501-VAZ503-WVZ501-503-505-110730-
/O.CON.KLWX.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-160211T2300Z/
/O.CON.KLWX.WC.Y.0003.160211T0500Z-160211T1500Z/
EXTREME WESTERN ALLEGANY-WESTERN HIGHLAND-WESTERN GRANT-
WESTERN MINERAL-WESTERN PENDLETON-
630 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST
THURSDAY...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
10 AM EST THURSDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...ACCUMULATING SNOW SHOWERS AND WIND CHILLS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL SNOW 2 TO 4 INCHES.

* TIMING...THE SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY...WITH LIGHT
  SNOW POSSIBLE THURSDAY NIGHT. WIND CHILLS WILL DROP BELOW 10
  BELOW ZERO TONIGHT AND ARE EXPECTED TO RISE INTO THE SINGLE
  DIGITS BELOW ZERO DURING THE DAY THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS RESULTING IN POSSIBLE TRAVEL
  DISRUPTIONS. WIND CHILLS LESS THAN 10 BELOW ZERO WILL BE
  DANGEROUS IF PROPER PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...DROPPING INTO THE LOWER SINGLE DIGITS ABOVE ZERO
  TONIGHT...WITH ISOLATED SPOTS IN THE SINGLE DIGITS BELOW ZERO.

* WIND CHILL...BETWEEN 10 AND 20 BELOW ZERO TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
612 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...A PROLONGED OFF AND ON SNOW SHOWER EVENT THAT STARTED MONDAY
NIGHT AND WILL EXTEND THROUGH TODAY...EVEN INTO THURSDAY IN THE
MOUNTAINS...

WVZ046-047-110715-
/O.CON.KRLX.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-160211T2300Z/
/O.CON.KRLX.WC.Y.0003.160211T0500Z-160211T1500Z/
POCAHONTAS-RANDOLPH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARLINTON...ELKINS
612 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST
THURSDAY...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
10 AM EST THURSDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW SHOWERS OF VARYING INTENSITY AND WIND
  CHILL.

* TIMING...THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING ON SNOW...WIND CHILL TONIGHT
  AND THURSDAY MORNING ON WIND CHILL.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS FROM MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...
  6 TO 12 INCHES.

* TEMPERATURES...MINIMUM THURSDAY MORNING 5 BELOW ZERO TO 10
  ABOVE.

* WIND CHILL...10 BELOW ZERO TO 20 BELOW ZERO EARLY THURSDAY
  MORNING...AND WINDS WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BE DIFFICULT AT TIMES. VISIBILITIES WILL
  BE LIMITED AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

WITH THE COLDER WEATHER...HAVE YOUR VEHICLE EQUIPPED WITH
EMERGENCY SUPPLIES.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
612 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...A PROLONGED OFF AND ON SNOW SHOWER EVENT THAT STARTED MONDAY
NIGHT AND WILL EXTEND THROUGH TODAY...EVEN INTO THURSDAY IN THE
MOUNTAINS...

WVZ037>040-110715-
/O.CON.KRLX.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-160211T1100Z/
NICHOLAS-WEBSTER-UPSHUR-BARBOUR-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SUMMERSVILLE...RICHWOOD...CRAIGSVILLE...
WEBSTER SPRINGS...BUCKHANNON...PHILIPPI...BELINGTON
612 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST
THURSDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW SHOWERS OF VARYING INTENSITY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS FROM MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TONIGHT...
  6 TO 12 INCHES.

* TEMPERATURES...9 TO 20 ABOVE.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...AS LOW AS 10 BELOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BE DIFFICULT AT TIMES. VISIBILITIES WILL
  BE LIMITED AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

WITH THE COLDER WEATHER...HAVE YOUR VEHICLE EQUIPPED WITH
EMERGENCY SUPPLIES.

&&

$$

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