MC DOWELL County, West Virginia
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Winter Weather Advisory
VAZ003-004-WVZ033-034-311045-
/O.CON.KRLX.WW.Y.0019.141101T0000Z-141101T1800Z/
DICKENSON-BUCHANAN-MCDOWELL-WYOMING-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLINTWOOD...GRUNDY...VANSANT...WELCH...
GARY...WAR...MULLENS...OCEANA...PINEVILLE
1039 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM FRIDAY TO
2 PM EDT SATURDAY...

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

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 2 INCHES IN THE RIVER VALLEYS WITH UP
TO 3 INCHES ACROSS THE RIDGE TOPS.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW BY MIDNIGHT FRIDAY NIGHT AND
CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY MORNING. THE PRECIPITATION MAY END AS
LIGHT RAIN OR DRIZZLE SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

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

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

* TEMPERATURES...DROPPING INTO THE LOWER 30S FRIDAY NIGHT BEFORE
RISING INTO THE UPPER 30S DURING THE DAY SATURDAY.

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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