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Winter Weather Advisories & Warnings – Begin Across Many Counties Early Wednesday

[ 0 ] December 25, 2012 | Nelson County Life
Via NWS: Many counties (especially those immediately along the western & eastern sides of the BRP) are under a variety of winter storm alerts staring early Wednesday and continuing through early Thursday Some counties have ICE STORM / WINTER STORMS WARNINGS while others have advisories.

Nelson County has Winter Weather Advisory in effect. To see other specific county information click on the map image above.

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM WEDNESDAY TO 6 AM EST THURSDAY
URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
229 PM EST TUE DEC 25 2012

VAZ025-026-036>038-504-WVZ506-260330-
/O.UPG.KLWX.WS.A.0007.121226T0600Z-121227T1100Z/
/O.NEW.KLWX.WW.Y.0020.121226T0600Z-121227T1100Z/
AUGUSTA-ROCKINGHAM-NELSON-ALBEMARLE-GREENE-EASTERN HIGHLAND-
EASTERN PENDLETON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…STAUNTON…WAYNESBORO…HARRISONBURG…
CHARLOTTESVILLE…MONTEREY…FRANKLIN
229 PM EST TUE DEC 25 2012

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM WEDNESDAY TO 6 AM
EST THURSDAY…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR A MIX OF SNOW…SLEET AND
FREEZING RAIN… WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM WEDNESDAY TO 6 AM EST
THURSDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* PRECIPITATION TYPE…A WINTRY MIX OF SNOW…SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN.

* ACCUMULATIONS…SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES.
ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF ONE TO TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH.

* TIMING…SNOW AND SLEET WILL BEGIN TO OVERSPREAD THE REGION
OVERNIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE SNOW AND SLEET MIXTURE IS
EXPECTED TO TRANSITION TO ALL FREEZING RAIN BY THE LATE
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND END BY EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.

* TEMPERATURES…LOWS IN THE MIDDLE TO UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 30S.

* WINDS…NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACTS…TREACHEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO A WINTRY MIX
OF SNOW AND ICE.

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.

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  4. Winter Weather Advisory In Effect For Counties West of Nelson – EXPIRED
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