Winter Weather Advisory:
Issued at: 3:36 PM EST on March 2, 2015, expires at: 1:00 PM EST on March 03, 2015
- ...Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 7 am to 1 PM EST Tuesday... The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for sleet and freezing rain...which is in effect from 7 am to 1 PM EST Tuesday.
- Locations...Greenbrier valley...Alleghany Highlands of Virginia and portions of southwest Virginia including Roanoke valley.
- Hazard types...sleet and freezing rain. A brief period of snow may be possible during the onset.
- Accumulations...snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch. Ice accumulation less than a tenth of an inch.
- Timing...7 am Tuesday until 1 PM Tuesday afternoon.
- Impacts...periods of freezing rain or sleet will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery icy roads. Slow down and use caution while driving.
- Winds...southeast 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph.
- Temperatures...in the upper 20s and lower 30s. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A 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. 07