Winter Storm Warning:
Issued at: 5:30 am EST on November 26, 2014, expires at: 4:00 PM EST on November 26, 2014
- ...Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 4 PM EST this afternoon...
- locations...Randolph and Pocahontas counties.
- Hazard types...heavy wet snow.
- Snow accumulations...4 to 6 inches.
- Timing...the heaviest of the snow falling during the morning hours and midday.
- Impacts...roads will become snow covered and visibilities will be reduced to less than one half mile at times...making travel treacherous. The heavy wet nature to the snow may down limbs... possibly resulting in power disruptions.
- Winds...north 5 mph or less.
- Temperatures...in the lower 30s. Precautionary/preparedness actions... 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. Please report snow accumulations to the National Weather Service by calling toll free...800-401-9535...when you can do so safely. This phone number is to be used for reporting purposes only. You can also report winter weather by posting your report to the Charleston West Virginia National Weather Service facebook Page... or by using the twitter hashtag...nwsrlx. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or your favorite source of weather information for the latest updates. Additional details can also be found at www.Weather.Gov/rlx.