BUCHANAN County, Virginia
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Winter Weather Advisory
VAZ003-004-011615-
/O.CON.KRLX.WW.Y.0019.000000T0000Z-141101T1800Z/
DICKENSON-BUCHANAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLINTWOOD...GRUNDY...VANSANT
407 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* LOCATIONS...DICKENSON AND BUCHANAN COUNTIES IN SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...PLUS MCDOWELL AND WYOMING COUNTIES IN WEST VIRGINIA.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...LESS THAN 2 INCHES IN VALLEYS...3 TO 6
INCHES ACROSS SOME OF THE HIGHER MOUNTAIN RIDGES.

* TIMING...THE SNOW SHOULD DIMINISH AND EVEN MIX BACK WITH LIGHT
RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...UNTREATED ROADWAYS MAY BECOME SNOW COVERED...
RESULTING IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL...PARTICULARLY OVER THE HIGH
ELEVATIONS. WIND GUSTS MAY CAUSE LOWER VISIBILITIES AT TIMES
ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE HIGH TERRAIN.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

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.

PLEASE REPORT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BY CALLING TOLL FREE...800-401-9535...WHEN YOU CAN DO SO SAFELY.
THIS PHONE NUMBER IS TO BE USED FOR REPORTING PURPOSES ONLY.

YOU CAN ALSO REPORT WINTER WEATHER BY POSTING YOUR REPORT TO THE
CHARLESTON WEST VIRGINIA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FACEBOOK PAGE...
OR BY USING THE TWITTER HASHTAG...NWSRLX.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE SOURCE OF
WEATHER INFORMATION FOR THE LATEST UPDATES.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/RLX.

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