... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 7 am to 1 PM EST
The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for sleet and freezing rain... which is in effect
from 7 am to 1 PM EST Tuesday.
* Locations... Greenbrier valley... Alleghany Highlands of Virginia
and portions of southwest Virginia including Roanoke valley.
* Hazard types... sleet and freezing rain. A brief period of snow
may be possible during the onset.
* Accumulations... snow and sleet accumulation of less than one
inch. Ice accumulation less than a tenth of an inch.
* Timing... 7 am Tuesday until 1 PM Tuesday afternoon.
* Impacts... periods of freezing rain or sleet will cause travel
difficulties. Be prepared for slippery icy roads. Slow down and
use caution while driving.
* Winds... southeast 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph.
* Temperatures... in the upper 20s and lower 30s.
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
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Statement as of 03:36 PM EST on martie 02, 2015
Statement as of 5:50 am EST on March 2, 2015
record event report
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
550 am EST Mon March 2 2015
... Record low maximum temperature at Danville Virginia...
The high temeprature at Danville yesterday was only 35 degrees...
which ties the record low maximum for the date last reached in 1978.
Records at Danville go back to 1948.