Winter Weather Advisory from Tuesday 2/6/2018 5:00 AM to 12:00 PM EST for Watauga County, Ashe County.

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Radar valid at 817 pm EST, Feb 5th 2018

alert legend
NCZ001-018-VAZ007-009-015-WVZ042-043-508-060900-
/O.NEW.KRNK.WW.Y.0008.180206T1000Z-180206T1700Z/
Ashe-Watauga-Tazewell-Smyth-Grayson-Mercer-Summers-
Western Greenbrier-
Including the cities of West Jefferson, Boone, Tazewell, Marion,
Independence, Whitetop, Troutdale, Volney, Bluefield, Hinton,
Hix, Quinwood, Duo, and Rainelle
740 PM EST Mon Feb 5 2018

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO NOON EST
TUESDAY…

* WHAT…Light freezing drizzle may produce a thin glaze of ice.

* WHERE…The higher elevations from western Greenbrier West
Virginia, through portions of the Mountain Empire of Virginia,
to the northwest mountains of North Carolina.

* WHEN…From 5 AM to Noon EST Tuesday.

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. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling
from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.