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Winter Weather Advisory issued December 08 at 9:26AM EST until December 09 at 4:00PM EST by NWS Blacksburg

...Accumulating snowfall expected late Friday afternoon into Saturday... .A storm system now developing in the Deep South will bring an initial period of rain and snow to the Piedmont and foothills, with mainly snow for the High Country. As temperatures cool further tonight, precipitation will change to all snow. Accumulations becoming more likely into the evening into Saturday before ending Saturday afternoon. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST SATURDAY... * WHAT...Snow. Greatest impact is expected tonight into early Saturday morning. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches can be expected in the NC Piedmont, foothills and Southside Virginia. 2 to 4 inches of snowfall for the High Country of North Carolina into Grayson and Carroll Counties in Virginia. * WHERE...The High Country, foothills and Piedmont in North Carolina, Southside Virginia and Grayson and Carroll Counties. * WHEN...From noon today to 4 PM EST Saturday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Any accumulation during the daylight hours Friday will be limited to grassy, elevated surfaces. Snow is expected to stick to pavement and asphalt surfaces late this afternoon and tonight, lasting into Saturday. Drive very cautiously if traveling this evening in the Advisory area, and be prepared to encounter slippery untreated roads. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered 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.
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Tornado Warning has expired. Watch still in effect til 2am. ...

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The National Weather Service In Blacksburg Has Issued A
* Tornado Warning For...
Eastern Rockingham County In North Central North Carolina...
Northern Caswell County In North Central North Carolina...
The City Of Danville In South Central Virginia...
Pittsylvania County In South Central Virginia...
The City Of Martinsville In South Central Virginia...
Henry County In South Central Virginia...
Southeastern Franklin County In West Central Virginia...
* Until 745 Pm Edt
* At 716 Pm Edt, Severe Thunderstorms Capable Of Producing A Tornado Were Located Along A Line Extending From Near Ferrum To Near Sandy Level, Moving Southeast At 55 Mph.
Hazard...Tornado.
Source...Radar Indicated Rotation.
Impact...Flying Debris Will Be Dangerous To Those Caught Without Shelter. Mobile Homes Will Be Damaged Or Destroyed.
Damage To Roofs, Windows, And Vehicles Will Occur. Tree Damage Is Likely.
* Locations Impacted Include...
Danville...
Eden...
Reidsville...
Martinsville...
And Rocky Mount.
Tornado...Radar Indicated Hail...<.75in
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TORNADO WATCH 509 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 200 AM EDT FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS VA . VIRGINIA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE AMELIA AMHERST APPOMATTOX AUGUSTA BEDFORD BOTETOURT BRUNSWICK BUCKINGHAM CAMPBELL CARROLL CHARLOTTE CRAIG CUMBERLAND FLOYD FRANKLIN GILES GRAYSON GREENSVILLE HALIFAX HENRY LUNENBURG MECKLENBURG MONTGOMERY NELSON NOTTOWAY PATRICK PITTSYLVANIA PRINCE EDWARD PULASKI ROANOKE ROCKBRIDGE WYTHE VIRGINIA INDEPENDENT CITIES INCLUDED ARE BUENA VISTA DANVILLE EMPORIA GALAX LEXINGTON LYNCHBURG MARTINSVILLE RADFORD ROANOKE SALEM STAUNTON WAYNESBORO ...

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