Sparta, NC

4:20 PM EST on March 05, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Location: Sparta, NC
Elevation: 3009 ft
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Elev 3009 ft 36.50 °N, 81.14 °W | Updated 11 seconds ago

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28.9 °F
Feels Like 24 °F
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4.3
Wind Variable Wind from ENE
Gusts 5.0 mph

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--% Chance of Precip.
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Precip. -- in
6:49 AM 6:22 PM
Full, 100% visible
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 400 ft
Windchill 24 °F
Dew Point 28 °F
Humidity 95%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 1 out of 12
Pollen .80 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KGEV 052055Z AUTO 34007G14KT 4SM BR OVC004 00/00 A3001 RMK AO2 T10041004

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Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 400 ft
Windchill 24 °F
Dew Point 28 °F
Humidity 95%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 1 out of 12
Pollen .80 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KGEV 052055Z AUTO 34007G14KT 4SM BR OVC004 00/00 A3001 RMK AO2 T10041004

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Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 1:30 PM EST on March 05, 2015

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 7 PM EST this
evening...

* locations... Roanoke and New River valley... southwest to the
North Carolina mountains... and mountain Empire of southwest
Virginia.

* Hazard types... freezing rain... sleet and snow.

* Accumulations... snow and sleet accumulation 1 to 5 inches...
highest northwest of Interstate 81... and near the Blue Ridge
between Roanoke and Hillsville.

* Timing... through this afternoon... ending by early evening.

* Impacts... snow and sleet will result in hazardous travel
conditions.

* Winds... north 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* Temperatures... dropping into the 20s.

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 public is encouraged to report snow... sleet or ice amounts to
the National Weather Service via email at rnk.Skywarn@noaa.Gov or
at phone number 1... 8 6 6... 2 1 5... 4 3 2 4.For additional
weather information... visit US on the web at
http://www.Erh.NOAA.Gov or at http://weather.Gov.

Reports are also welcome on our facebook Page or twitter feed
@nwsblacksburg.





Special Statement
Statement as of 2:50 PM EST on March 05, 2015

A mixture of rain... snow and sleet will continue to move east
across the region this afternoon. Snow and sleet accumulations
up to an inch are possible this afternoon. The heaviest
precipitation should exit the area by late this afternoon.

Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities... and use
caution while driving this afternoon.