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Alert: Winter Storm Warning from 05/03/2015 03:00:00 to 05/03/2015 19:00:00

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Winter Storm Warning from 05/03/2015 03:00:00 to 05/03/2015 19:00:00

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 7 PM EST
THURSDAY...
* LOCATIONS...AMHERST COUNTY.
* HAZARD TYPES...SLEET AND SNOW.
* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 7 INCHES...
HIGHEST ACROSS THE BLUE RIDGE.
* TIMING...RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SLEET BY DAWN...THEN TO MAINLY
SNOW BY LUNCHTIME.
* IMPACTS...SLEET AND SNOW WILL LEAD TO HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
ESPECIALLY THURSDAY.
* WINDS...NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.
* TEMPERATURES...FALLING IN THE MID 20S TO AROUND 30 THURSDAY.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND SLEET MEANS SEVERE
WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT
AMOUNTS OF SNOW AND SLEET 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 SNOW...SLEET OR ICE 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.FOR ADDITIONAL
WEATHER INFORMATION...VISIT US ON THE WEB AT
HTTP://WWW.ERH.NOAA.GOV OR AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV.
REPORTS ARE ALSO WELCOME ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE OR TWITTER FEED
@NWSBLACKSBURG.

10
°C °F
Partly Cloudy
  • Feels Like 10°
  • Wind ENE 3 mph
  • Barometer 1010.00 mb
  • Visibility 3 mi
  • Humidity 83%
  • Dew Point

Hourly Forecast - Wed 4

  • 22

    Light Rain

    90%
  • 23

    Light Rain

    90%
  • 00

    Light Rain

    90%
  • 01

    Light Rain

    90%
  • 02

    Light Rain

    90%
  • 03

    Light Rain

    90%
  • 04

    Light Rain

    90%
  • 05

    Light Rain

    90%
  • 06

    Light Rain

    90%
  • 07

    Sleet

    90%
  • 08

    Sleet

    90%
  • 09

    Light Snow

    -1°

    90%
  • 10

    Light Snow

    -1°

    90%
  • 11

    Light Snow

    -1°

    90%
  • 12

    Snow

    -2°

    90%
  • 13

    Snow

    -2°

    90%
  • 14

    Snow

    -2°

    90%
  • 15

    Snow

    -3°

    90%
  • 16

    Snow

    -3°

    90%
  • 17

    Snow

    -3°

    60%
  • 18

    Light Snow

    -4°

    60%
  • 19

    Mostly Cloudy

    -4°

    40%
  • 20

    Mostly Cloudy

    -5°

    20%
  • 21

    Partly Cloudy

    -5°

    20%

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