Last Updated on November 13, 2022 1:29 am
Alert for Alleghany; Ashe; Surry; Watauga; Wilkes; Yadkin (North Carolina) Issued by the National Weather Service
Special Weather Statement
NWS Blacksburg (Southwest Virginia)
Special Weather Statement issued November 13 at 1:06AM EST by NWS Blacksburg
…Windy Early This Morning…
Plan on gusty winds this morning in the mountains and foothills of
Virginia and North Carolina and West Virginia. Winds will be from
the northwest at 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
The strongest winds will be at the highest elevations. VDOT
sensors were already indicating winds as high as 35 mph on I-77
between Mile Marker 2 and Mile Marker 12, where the highway
crosses the Blue Ridge Parkway. Conditions will remain gusty into
the afternoon before wind speeds diminish this evening.
High profile vehicles should use caution, including along I-81 and
TIME…MOT…LOCAlleghany; Ashe; Surry; Watauga; Wilkes; Yadkin