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Wind Chill Advisory

Statement as of 7:58 PM EST on March 05, 2015

Expires 10:00 AM EST on March 06, 2015


... Wind Chill Advisory in effect from midnight tonight to 10 am
EST Friday...

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a Wind
Chill Advisory... which is in effect from midnight tonight to
10 am EST Friday.

* Locations... Greenbrier valley... Virginia Highlands and part of
the southern Shenandoah Valley.

* Hazard types... very cold wind chills.

* Wind chill... 5 to 10 below zero.

* Timing... after midnight into Friday morning.

* Impacts... low wind chills may lead to frostbite and hypothermia.

* Winds... northwest 10 to 15 mph.

* Temperatures... zero to 5 above.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Chill Advisory means that very cold air and strong winds
will combine to generate low wind chills. This will result in
frost bite and lead to hypothermia if precautions are not taken.
If you must venture outdoors... make sure you wear a hat and
gloves.




Special Statement

Statement as of 7:23 PM EST on March 05, 2015

Expires 3:30 AM EST on March 06, 2015


... Slick roads due to areas of ice overnight...

As most precipitation has ended... temperatures have quickly
dropped below freezing this evening. This will allow areas of
residual slush and water to refreeze into ice overnight making for
slippery conditions on roads and sidewalks through early Friday
morning. Anyone planning to venture out should be alert for areas
of ice especially near bridges and overpasses as well as along
secondary roads.


Local Storm Report



03/05/2015 0445 PM

4 miles SW of Rockbridge ba, Rockbridge County.

Snow m6.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.





03/05/2015 0445 PM

4 miles SW of Rockbridge ba, Rockbridge County.

Snow m6.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.





03/05/2015 0600 PM

Lexington City, city of Lexington County.

Snow e6.0 inch, reported by public.






03/05/2015 0600 PM

Lexington City, city of Lexington County.

Snow e6.0 inch, reported by public.






03/05/2015 0217 PM

Lexington City, city of Lexington County.

Snow m6.0 inch, reported by public.






03/05/2015 0217 PM

Lexington City, city of Lexington County.

Snow m6.0 inch, reported by public.






03/05/2015 0240 PM

2 miles N of Buena Vista CI, Rockbridge County.

Snow m2.5 inch, reported by trained spotter.






03/05/2015 0240 PM

2 miles N of Buena Vista CI, Rockbridge County.

Snow m2.5 inch, reported by trained spotter.






03/05/2015 0145 PM

Rockbridge Baths, Rockbridge County.

Snow m5.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.






03/05/2015 0145 PM

Rockbridge Baths, Rockbridge County.

Snow m5.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.






03/05/2015 0145 PM

Rockbridge Baths, Rockbridge County.

Snow m5.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.






03/05/2015 0125 PM

Raphine, Rockbridge County.

Snow m4.0 inch, reported by public.






03/05/2015 0125 PM

Raphine, Rockbridge County.

Snow m4.0 inch, reported by public.







03/05/2015 0100 PM

Lexington City, city of Lexington County.

Snow m2.0 inch, reported by public.






03/05/2015 0100 PM

LEXINGTON CITY, City Of Lexington County.

SNOW M2.0 INCH, reported by PUBLIC.



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 8:59 PM EST on March 05, 2015


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 15
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation
is extended to those who provided reports. This summary is also
available on our home Page at weather.Gov/Blacksburg.

********************Storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Virginia

... Alleghany County...
   4 E Covington City 6.0 433 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   1 SSE Jordan Mines 3.0 100 PM 3/05 public

... Amherst County...
   Sardis 5.5 600 PM 3/05 public
   Monroe 5.3 430 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   4 ENE Forks of buffa 3.5 305 PM 3/05 mixed with sleet
   5 N Amherst 1.0 148 PM 3/05 public

... Appomattox County...
   2 N Oakville 2.3 627 PM 3/05 public

... Bath County...
   2 NNW Millboro 6.0 520 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Millboro 3.0 1234 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Bedford County...
   Big Island 4.0 621 PM 3/05 public
   Bedford 3.0 400 PM 3/05 snow fell in 4 hours
   Goodview 1.8 836 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Forest 1.5 502 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   4 NNW Forest 1.5 509 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   5 NW Lynchburg airpo 1.0 115 PM 3/05 broadcast media
   8 N Bedford 0.8 1245 PM 3/05 half inch per hour

... Bland County...
   Rocky Gap 1.5 1225 PM 3/05 mix to snow

... Botetourt County...
   5 W Fincastle 4.0 410 PM 3/05 public
   Fincastle 4.0 639 PM 3/05 public
   Buchanan 3.5 415 PM 3/05 snow fell in 3 hours
   Eagle Rock 2.0 135 PM 3/05 public

... Buckingham County...
   7 N Dillwyn 3.8 715 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Buckingham 3.1 611 PM 3/05 law enforcement
   2 NNE Bent Creek 2.0 646 PM 3/05 mixed with sleet
   3 NE Wingina 1.8 210 PM 3/05 public
   4 ENE Bent Creek 1.8 247 PM 3/05 snow changed to sleet
   2 se Toga 1.0 735 PM 3/05 mixed with sleet

... City of Buena Vista...
   Buena Vista City 6.0 300 PM 3/05 snow fell in 4 hours

... City of Lexington...
   Lexington City 6.0 600 PM 3/05 public

... City of Lynchburg...
   NW Lynchburg City 0.5 211 PM 3/05 sleet/snow mix
   4 NNW Lynchburg airp 0.1 1245 PM 3/05 public

... City of Roanoke...
   Roanoke 1.8 205 PM 3/05 broadcast media

... Craig County...
   Simmonsville 5.0 820 PM 3/05 mixed with sleet

... Floyd County...
   4 ENE Alum Ridge 0.1 157 PM 3/05 sleet/freezing rain mix

... Franklin County...
   Boones Mill 1.0 341 PM 3/05 snow fell in 3 hours

... Giles County...
   Newport 4.3 209 PM 3/05 2.3 since 1230pm
   1 ENE Pearisburg 2.0 252 PM 3/05 includes 0.6 sleet
   1 NNE Pembroke 1.2 615 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Narrows 1.0 1210 PM 3/05 public

... Montgomery County...
   2 S Blacksburg 4.2 500 PM 3/05 NWS office
   1 NE Laurel Ridge 4.0 810 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   3 NE Christiansburg 3.5 315 PM 3/05 accumulation in 4 hours
   5 NNE Blacksburg 3.5 402 PM 3/05 NWS employee
   3 NNW Blacksburg 3.3 325 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Christiansburg 3.0 255 PM 3/05 snow has ended
   2 NE Blacksburg 3.0 206 PM 3/05 NWS employee
   1 WNW Blacksburg 3.0 310 PM 3/05 mix of snow and sleet
   Clover Valley 3.0 210 PM 3/05 still snowing
   1 NNE Merrimac 1.6 1258 PM 3/05 NWS office
   Shawsville 1.0 124 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   4 NNE Blacksburg 1.0 126 PM 3/05 public
   1 SSE Graysontown 0.7 300 PM 3/05 also light glaze of ice

... Patrick County...
   Meadows of Dan 0.5 700 PM 3/05 mixed with sleet
   7 W Bassett 0.3 645 PM 3/05 mixed with sleet/fzra

... Pulaski County...
   2 S Snowville 0.7 300 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Pulaski 0.3 111 PM 3/05 in 30 minutes

... Roanoke County...
   3 N Salem city 2.8 530 PM 3/05 public
   3 W Poages Mill 2.2 500 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   1 W Kings Forest 1.9 228 PM 3/05 changed back to sleet
   1 E Vinton 1.5 238 PM 3/05 public
   3 ESE Cave Spring 1.5 302 PM 3/05 newspaper
   Bonsack 1.0 204 PM 3/05 broadcast media

... Rockbridge County...
   4 SW Rockbridge Bath 6.0 445 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Rockbridge Baths 5.0 145 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Raphine 4.0 125 PM 3/05 public
   2 N Buena Vista City 2.5 240 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Tazewell County...
   Tazewell 1.0 1245 PM 3/05 mix of snow and sleet

West Virginia

... Greenbrier County...
   Crawley 5.5 855 PM 3/05 includes 1.5 in. Sleet
   2 N Lewisburg 5.3 712 PM 3/05 public
   Maxwelton 5.0 705 PM 3/05 Emergency Mngr
   2 E Trout 4.5 310 PM 3/05 public
   Rupert 3.0 1132 am 3/05 public
   1 se Alderson 3.0 131 PM 3/05 public
   6 WNW Falling Spring 2.5 1210 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Mercer County...
   Bluefield 3.8 1233 PM 3/05 public
   Athens 3.0 224 PM 3/05 public

... Monroe County...
   Pickaway 3.0 1249 PM 3/05 public

... Summers County...
   Hinton 4.5 205 PM 3/05 snow has ended


***********************storm total ice***********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                          ice of
                     /inches/ measurement

Virginia

... Bedford County...
   Bedford 0.10 1211 PM 3/05 just changed to sleet

... Floyd County...
   check 0.10 1210 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Giles County...
   Narrows 0.10 1116 am 3/05 public

... Pulaski County...
   2 S Snowville 0.10 300 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Draper 0.10 1115 am 3/05 public

West Virginia

... Greenbrier County...
   Crawley 0.05 704 am 3/05 dept of highways


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