Winter Weather Advisory:
Issued at: 5:18 am EST on January 29, 2015, expires at: 1:00 PM EST on January 30, 2015
- ...Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 9 PM this evening to 1 PM EST Friday... The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow...which is in effect from 9 PM this evening to 1 PM EST Friday.
- Locations...the northern mountains of WV.
- Hazard types...snow
- snow accumulations...2 to 4 inches...with some higher amounts in the higher elevations.
- Timing...tonight through mid day Friday.
- Impacts...snow covered roads will make travel hazardous. Blowing snow will reduce visibility at times.
- Winds...west 15 to 25 mph...with gusts up to 40 mph in the higher elevations.
- Temperatures...falling through the 20s...with the higher elevations falling through the 20s and teens. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities...and use caution while driving. 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.