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Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory

Statement as of 11:17 PM EST on February 08, 2016

Expires 7:00 AM EST on February 11, 2016


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 7 am EST Thursday
along western slopes...
... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 7 am EST
Thursday...

* locations... Summers and Mercer counties.

* Hazard types... accumulating snow showers... blowing snow and
wind chills.

* Accumulations... snow accumulation of 4 to 6 inches... with
locally higher amounts on the western slopes. 2 to 4 inches
elsewhere.

* Timing... through late Wednesday night.

* Impacts... roads will be snow covered and slick. Visibilities
will be reduced at times in heavier snow showers and blowing
snow.

* Temperatures... lows at night in the teens to lower 20s. Highs
in the 20s.

* 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.

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow
are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an
emergency. If you must travel... keep an extra flashlight... food...
and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.

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.






Special Statement

Statement as of 10:56 PM EST on February 08, 2016

Expires 5:00 AM EST on February 09, 2016


... Accumulating snow showers will continue overnight...

Scattered snow showers will continue overnight across the region.
Additional snow amounts up to 3 inches are possible with heavier
snow bands. Roads will be slick and covered with snow and ice in
overnight. Use caution when traveling overnight. If you must
travel... keep an extra flashlight... food... and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency.




1056 PM EST Mon Feb 8 2016

... Accumulating snow showers will continue overnight...

Scattered snow showers will continue overnight across the region.
Additional snow amounts up to 3 inches are possible with heavier
snow bands. Roads will be slick and covered with snow and ice in
overnight. Use caution when traveling overnight. If you must
travel... keep an extra flashlight... food... and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency.




1056 PM EST Mon Feb 8 2016

... Accumulating snow showers will continue overnight...

Scattered snow showers will continue overnight across the region.
Additional snow amounts up to 3 inches are possible with heavier
snow bands. Roads will be slick and covered with snow and ice in
overnight. Use caution when traveling overnight. If you must
travel... keep an extra flashlight... food... and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency.




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 7:25 PM EST on February 08, 2016


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 6
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation
is extended to those who provided reports. This summary is also
available on our home Page at weather.Gov/Blacksburg

********************storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

North Carolina

... Watauga County...
   Valle Crucis 1.0 710 PM 2/08 public

Virginia

... Floyd County...
   5 NNE Meadows of Dan 2.0 351 PM 2/08 trained spotter

... Montgomery County...
   Blacksburg 0.5 657 PM 2/08 NWS office

... Wythe County...
   1 NNW Wytheville 0.5 130 PM 2/08 trained spotter

West Virginia

... Greenbrier County...
   Maxwelton 1.5 336 PM 2/08 Emergency Mngr

... Mercer County...
   2 ESE Bluefield 2.0 644 PM 2/08 broadcast media

&&

*****metadata*****
:2/08/2016, 710 PM, NC, Watauga, Valle Crucis, , , 36.21670, -81.78330, snow, 1.0, inch, public,
:2/08/2016, 351 PM, VA, Floyd, Meadows of Dan, 5, NNE, 36.80018, -80.38210, snow, 2.0, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 657 PM, VA, Montgomery, Blacksburg, , , 37.23330, -80.41670, snow, 0.5, inch, NWS office,
:2/08/2016, 130 PM, VA, Wythe, Wytheville, 1, NNW, 36.96170, -81.08700, snow, 0.5, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 336 PM, WV, Greenbrier, Maxwelton, , , 37.86670, -80.41670, snow, 1.5, inch, Emergency Mngr,
:2/08/2016, 644 PM, WV, Mercer, Bluefield, 2, ESE, 37.26000, -81.19000, snow, 2.0, inch, broadcast media,


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