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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
340 PM EST Mon Feb 18 2019

VAZ014-017-018-022-032-033-WVZ044-192045-
Montgomery-Floyd-Craig-Roanoke-Patrick-Franklin-Monroe-
340 PM EST Mon Feb 18 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TUESDAY TO 8 PM EST
WEDNESDAY...

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

.DAY ONE...This afternoon and tonight.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Winter Storm Warning.

Heavy rain that may lead to areal flooding and river flooding is
possible between Wednesday night and Saturday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$



Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
1105 PM EST Mon Feb 18 2019

...Expect wintry weather to impact the area late Tuesday
afternoon into late Wednesday...

.A strong area of high pressure will shift into the northeastern
United States, allowing cold air to wedge southward along the
eastern face of the Appalachians. A winter storm approaching from
the west Gulf region will spread precipitation over this shallow
dome of cold air, producing a wintry mixture of snow, sleet and
freezing rain for large portions of the lower mid-Atlantic and
central Appalachians.

VAZ014-017-018-022-032-033-WVZ044-191200-
/O.CON.KRNK.WS.W.0003.190219T2300Z-190221T0100Z/
Montgomery-Floyd-Craig-Roanoke-Patrick-Franklin-Monroe-
Including the cities of Blacksburg, Floyd, New Castle, Roanoke,
Salem, Stuart, Rocky Mount, and Union
1105 PM EST Mon Feb 18 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TUESDAY TO
8 PM EST WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy mixed precipitation expected. Total snow and
  sleet accumulations of up to 3 inches and ice accumulations of
  one tenth to two tenths of an inch expected.

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

* WHEN...From 6 PM Tuesday to 8 PM EST Wednesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The
  hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening
  commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet
and ice will make travel very hazardous or impossible.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

&&

$$



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