Wilkes Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 4:35 AM EST Jan. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory now in effect until 1 PM EST this
afternoon...

* what... black ice occurring, including during the morning
commute.

* Where... Surry, Wilkes and Yadkin counties.

* When... until 1 PM EST this afternoon.

* Additional details... roads and sidewalks that have been cleared
of snow may still have a thin layer of ice. Use caution. Wind
chill from zero to 10 above are expected this morning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for black ice means that refreezing of
roads will occur... resulting in widespread black ice. Be prepared
for very slippery roadways. Some roads that appear clear may be
covered by a thin layer of ice.The latest Road conditions for the
state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.