Last Updated on January 17, 2019 10:05 am
Including the cities of West Jefferson, Sparta, Boone,
Pearisburg, Radford, Pulaski, Blacksburg, Independence, Whitetop,
Troutdale, Volney, Galax, Floyd, New Castle, Roanoke, Salem,
Fincastle, Amherst, Hinton, Hix, and Union
1000 AM EST Thu Jan 17 2019
…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
10 AM EST FRIDAY…
* WHAT…Mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulations of
1 to 2 inches, mainly at the higher elevations. Ice
accumulations generally less than one tenth of an inch.
* WHERE…The mountains of North Carolina, up through the Grayson
Highlands and along the southern Blue Ridge, into portions of
the New River, Roanoke, Rover, and Shenandoah valleys.
* WHEN…From 1 PM this afternoon to 10 AM EST Friday. The
precipitation is expected to begin as snow during the afternoon
then mix with or change to sleet and freezing rain this evening.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on slippery road conditions. The
hazardous conditions could impact the evening commute.
A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Expect 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.