Winter Weather Advisory:
Issued at: 3:54 am EST on March 1, 2015, expires at: 7:00 PM EST on March 01, 2015
- ...Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 7 PM EST this evening...
- locations...Greenbrier valley...Alleghany Highlands and New River valley.
- Hazard types...a wintry mix of snow...sleet...and freezing rain.
- Accumulations...snow and sleet accumulation less than one inch except 1 to 2 inches across the Greenbrier valley and Virginia Highlands. A trace to one tenth of an inch of ice accretion.
- Timing...early this morning through 7 PM this evening.
- Impacts...hazardous travel conditions. A light glaze of ice will also coat elevated objects such as trees...powerlines... and vehicles.
- Winds...southeast 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in the higher elevations.
- Temperatures...in the mid 20s...then climbing into the 30s this afternoon. Precautionary/preparedness actions... This Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow...sleet... or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities...and use caution while driving.