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Winter Weather Advisory, Wind Chill Advisory

Statement as of 2:39 PM EST on February 12, 2016

Expires 10:00 AM EST on February 14, 2016


... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 7 am EST
Saturday...
... Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect from 11 PM this evening
to 10 am EST Sunday...

* locations... along the western slopes from southeast West
Virginia and the mountain Empire of Virginia... to the Grayson
Highlands of Virginia and the mountains of North Carolina.

* Hazard types... snow and blowing snow... strong gusty winds...
and very low wind chills.

* Accumulations... another 1 to 3 inches with locally higher
amounts.

* Timing... snow showers continuing through tonight. Very low wind
chills tonight through Sunday morning.

* Impacts... snow and blowing snow creating slick roads and areas
of reduced visibility. Very low wind chill values may lead to
hypothermia and frostbite.

* Winds... northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 or 55
mph... locally higher along the highest ridges across the North
Carolina mountains.

* Temperatures... teens to single digits.

* Wind chill readings... 5 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 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.






Special Statement

Statement as of 9:06 PM EST on February 12, 2016

Expires 11:00 PM EST on February 12, 2016


... A line of intense snow showers will affect
Tazewell... Summers... Greenbrier... Mercer and Monroe counties...

At 900 PM EST... a line of intense snow showers was located near
Charleston West Virginia... and moving southeast at 35 mph. This line
should reach southeast West Virginia and far western Virginia
between 10 PM and 11 PM EST this evening. Snow showers will continue
through the night. Stay tuned for any further updates.

Winds in excess of 30 mph are possible with this line of snow
showers.

Locations impacted include...
Bluefield...
Princeton...
Richlands...
Tazewell...
and Lewisburg.

This includes the West Virginia state Fairgrounds and Mercer County
Airport.

Visibilities will drop quickly to less than a mile in this line of
snow showers.

Use extra caution if you must travel into or through this line of
snow showers. Rapid changes in visibility and potentially slick
roads are likely to lead to accidents. Consider delaying travel
until the squall passes your location.

Lat... Lon 3805 8026 3806 7996 3775 8026 3751 8030
      3744 8082 3749 8082 3730 8093 3722 8128
      3709 8127 3696 8178 3715 8190 3727 8142
      3758 8119 3768 8088 3806 8080 3810 8088
      3808 8071 3827 8044
time... Mot... loc 0155z 319deg 24kt 3889 8123 3781 8256

Pw

906 PM EST Fri Feb 12 2016

... A line of intense snow showers will affect
Tazewell... Summers... Greenbrier... Mercer and Monroe counties...

At 900 PM EST... a line of intense snow showers was located near
Charleston West Virginia... and moving southeast at 35 mph. This line
should reach southeast West Virginia and far western Virginia
between 10 PM and 11 PM EST this evening. Snow showers will continue
through the night. Stay tuned for any further updates.

Winds in excess of 30 mph are possible with this line of snow
showers.

Locations impacted include...
Bluefield...
Princeton...
Richlands...
Tazewell...
and Lewisburg.

This includes the West Virginia state Fairgrounds and Mercer County
Airport.

Visibilities will drop quickly to less than a mile in this line of
snow showers.

Use extra caution if you must travel into or through this line of
snow showers. Rapid changes in visibility and potentially slick
roads are likely to lead to accidents. Consider delaying travel
until the squall passes your location.

Lat... Lon 3805 8026 3806 7996 3775 8026 3751 8030
      3744 8082 3749 8082 3730 8093 3722 8128
      3709 8127 3696 8178 3715 8190 3727 8142
      3758 8119 3768 8088 3806 8080 3810 8088
      3808 8071 3827 8044
time... Mot... loc 0155z 319deg 24kt 3889 8123 3781 8256

Pw


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