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Public Information Statement

Statement as of 3:52 PM EST on March 05, 2015


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 5
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

North Carolina

... Ashe County...
   Laurel spgs T 1137 am 3/05 co-op observer

Virginia

... Alleghany County...
   1 SSE Jordan Mines 3.0 100 PM 3/05 public
   4 E Covington City 3.0 103 PM 3/05 2 inches past hour

... Amherst County...
   Monroe 4.3 217 PM 3/05 snow fell in 2 hours
   4 ENE Forks of buffa 3.5 305 PM 3/05 mixed with sleet
   5 N Amherst 1.0 148 PM 3/05 public

... Bath County...
   Millboro 3.0 1234 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Bedford County...
   Big Island 3.0 214 PM 3/05 co-op observer
   Bedford 2.5 300 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
   Forest 0.5 103 PM 3/05 trained spotter

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

... Botetourt County...
   Fincastle 3.0 253 PM 3/05 snow ended
   Eagle Rock 2.0 135 PM 3/05 public
   Buchanan 1.0 1230 PM 3/05 mix changed to snow

... Buckingham County...
   7 N Dillwyn 2.0 248 PM 3/05 snow fell in 90 minutes
   3 NE Wingina 1.8 210 PM 3/05 public
   4 ENE Bent Creek 1.8 247 PM 3/05 snow changed to sleet
   Buckingham 0.1 1245 PM 3/05 heavy sleet

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

... City of Lexington...
   Lexington City 6.0 217 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 Radford...
   Radford T 1141 am 3/05 trained spotter

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

... Craig County...
   Simmonsville 5.0 200 PM 3/05 public

... 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
   Narrows 1.0 1210 PM 3/05 public

... Montgomery County...
   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

... Pulaski County...
   Pulaski 0.3 111 PM 3/05 in 30 minutes

... Roanoke County...
   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
   3 W Poages Mill 0.4 113 PM 3/05 mix changed to snow

... Rockbridge County...
   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...
   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 3.5 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 4.0 205 PM 3/05 snow has ended


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