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VAZ007-009-WVZ042-043-201645-

Tazewell-Smyth-Mercer-Summers-
Including the cities of Tazewell, Marion, Bluefield, Hinton,
and Hix
342 AM EST Sun Jan 20 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THIS
MORNING TO NOON EST MONDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of up to 3
inches expected. Winds gusting as high as 50 mph. Wind chills 10
to 15 below zero late tonight.

* WHERE...In Virginia, Tazewell and Smyth Counties. In West
Virginia, Mercer and Summers Counties.

* WHEN...From 7 AM this morning to noon EST Monday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Areas of
blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. The
hazardous conditions could impact the morning commute. Strong
winds could cause tree and powerline damage. The cold wind
chills could result in hypothermia if precautions are not taken.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

This Winter Weather Advisory is for snow, wind and wind chills.
Expect snow to cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow
covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while
driving. Downed limbs or trees from the wind could lead to power
outages. If venturing out Sunday and especially Sunday night into
Monday morning, wear layers of loose-fitting, lightweight warm
clothing, a hat, and mittens or gloves.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

The public is encouraged to report snowfall amounts or wind
damage to the National Weather Service via email at
rnk.skywarn@noaa.gov...through Facebook or Twitter...or by
calling 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. Pictures are greatly
appreciated.

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WSWRNK

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
1038 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...Strong to damaging winds, accumulating snow and low wind
chills...

.An arctic front moving across the region tonight will usher in
very cold air Sunday through Sunday night. Strong to damaging
wind gusts are expected to occur, which when combined with cold
air temperatures will lead to very low wind chills. A period of
accumulating snow and blowing snow are expected in southeast West
Virginia, the Mountain Empire, Grayson Highlands and the northern
mountains of North Carolina. Windy conditions and accumulating
snow are expected to end by Monday.


VAZ007-009-WVZ042-043-201145-

Tazewell-Smyth-Mercer-Summers-
Including the cities of Tazewell, Marion, Bluefield, Hinton,
and Hix
1038 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM SUNDAY TO
NOON EST MONDAY...

* WHAT...Snow, strong winds and dangerous wind chills. Total snow
accumulations of up to two inches expected. Winds gusting as
high as 50 mph. Wind chills as low as 15 below zero. Areas of
black ice.

* WHERE...In Virginia, Tazewell and Smyth Counties. In West
Virginia, Mercer and Summers Counties.

* WHEN...From 7 AM Sunday to noon EST Monday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Areas of
blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. Gusty winds
could bring down tree branches. The cold wind chills as low as
15 below zero could result in hypothermia if precautions are not
taken.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

This Winter Weather Advisory is for snow, wind and wind chills.
Expect snow to cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow
covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while
driving. Downed limbs or trees from the wind could lead to power
outages. If venturing out Sunday and especially Sunday night into
Monday morning, wear layers of loose-fitting, lightweight warm
clothing, a hat, and mittens or gloves.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

The public is encouraged to report snowfall amounts or wind
damage to the National Weather Service via email at
rnk.skywarn@noaa.gov...through Facebook or Twitter...or by calling
1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. Pictures are greatly appreciated.

&&