Watauga County, NC
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Special Weather Statement
NCZ001-018-VAZ010>012-015-019-020-WVZ044-507-091000-
ASHE-WATAUGA-BLAND-GILES-WYTHE-GRAYSON-ALLEGHANY VA-BATH-MONROE-
EASTERN GREENBRIER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST JEFFERSON...BOONE...BLAND...
PEARISBURG...WYTHEVILLE...INDEPENDENCE...WHITETOP...TROUTDALE...
VOLNEY...CLIFTON FORGE...COVINGTON...HOT SPRINGS...UNION...
LEWISBURG...WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS...ALDERSON
1056 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...ACCUMULATING SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE OVERNIGHT...

SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND SNOW FLURRIES WILL CONTINUE OVERNIGHT
ACROSS THE REGION. ADDITIONAL SNOW AMOUNTS UP TO 2 INCHES ARE
POSSIBLE WITH HEAVIER SNOW BANDS. ROADS WILL BE SLICK AND COVERED
WITH SNOW AND ICE IN SPOTS OVERNIGHT. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.


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Winter Weather Advisory
NCZ001-018-VAZ007-009>012-015-019-020-WVZ044-507-091230-
/O.CON.KRNK.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-160211T1200Z/
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
1117 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
THURSDAY...

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

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

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 5 INCHES...WITH
LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE ALONG THE RIDGES.

* TIMING...THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLICK. VISIBILITIES
COULD BE REDUCED AT TIMES IN HEAVIER SNOW SHOWERS OR BLOWING
SNOW...ESPECIALLY IN THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

* TEMPERATURES...LOWS IN THE TEENS TO LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
20S...TO LOWER 30S.

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

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.

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.

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