Statement as of 2:49 PM EST on December 12, 2017
Expires 9:00 AM EST on December 13, 2017
... Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect from midnight tonight to
9 am EST Wednesday...
* what... very cold wind chills expected. The cold wind chills
will cause frostbite in as little as 30 minutes to exposed
skin. Expect wind chills to range from 5 above zero to 5 below
* Where... portions of southwest and west central Virginia,
northwest North Carolina and southeast West Virginia.
* When... from midnight tonight to 9 am EST Wednesday.
* Additional details... northwest winds will also be gusting as
high as 45 mph, especially this evening. Around an inch or
less of snow will be possible with isolated 2 inch amounts
along the ridges.
A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will
combine to create low wind chills. Frost bite and hypothermia can
occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and
Statement as of 7:53 PM EST on December 12, 2017
Expires 11:00 PM EST on December 12, 2017
753 PM EST Tue Dec 12 2017
... Difficult travel conditions possible tonight...
Intervals of light to moderate-intensity snow will continue
tonight. While snow will not be persistent, travelers can expect
rapid changes in visibility along with a coating of wet snow on
asphalt. This will lead to potential travel difficulties at times
along Interstate 81, Interstate 77 and Interstate 64. Later
tonight... falling temperatures through the 20s and teens will
freeze any snow or wet pavement, making for slippery travel.
Travelers are advised to be aware for sudden changes in
visibility, as low as one half mile at times, and to drive slowly
in rapidly changing weather conditions.