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Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 3:46 PM EDT Mar. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 8 am Saturday to noon
EDT Sunday...

* what... rain to wet snow expected. Rain will begin around early
afternoon, transitioning over to wet snow by early evening. Total
snow accumulations of 1 to 4 inches, with localized amounts up
to 8 inches along the Blue Ridge, are expected.

* Where... the foothills of the Blue Ridge in VA and NC into
Pittsylvania and and Campbell counties, including the city of

* When... from 8 am Saturday to noon EDT Sunday.

* Additional details... plan on difficult travel conditions. Be
prepared for reduced visibilities at times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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