Watauga Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 11:14 PM EDT Mar. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 5 am Saturday to
noon EDT Sunday...

* what... heavy mixed precipitation expected. Initial snow will
begin early Saturday morning, transitioning over to sleet,
freezing rain or cold rain Saturday afternoon and evening.
Total snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches, with localized
amounts up to 8 inches, and ice accumulations of up to one
tenth of an inch are expected.

* Where... in Virginia, Grayson County. In North Carolina, Ashe,
Alleghany NC and Watauga counties.

* When... from 5 am Saturday to noon EDT Sunday.

* Additional details... plan on difficult travel conditions. Be
prepared for significant reductions in visibility at times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet
and ice will make travel very hazardous or impossible. The latest
Road conditions for the state you are calling from can be
obtained by calling 5 1 1.