Salem, VA (24153)

2:16 PM EST on March 05, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Location: Salem, VA
Elevation: 1014 ft
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Elev 1014 ft 37.29 °N, 80.06 °W | Updated 8 seconds ago

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Feels Like 32 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from SE
Gusts 0.0 mph

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6:46 AM 6:17 PM
Full, 100% visible
Pressure 30.07 in
Visibility 0.5 miles
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Windchill 32 °F
Dew Point 32 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall 0.66 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV Not available.
Pollen .90 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
SPECI KROA 051858Z COR 1/2SM SN FG VV010 00/M01 A3007 RMK AO2 SNINCR 1/2 TWR VIS 2 1/2 P0002 T00001006 $

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Pressure 30.07 in
Visibility 0.5 miles
Clouds
Windchill 32 °F
Dew Point 32 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall 0.66 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV Not available.
Pollen .90 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
SPECI KROA 051858Z COR 1/2SM SN FG VV010 00/M01 A3007 RMK AO2 SNINCR 1/2 TWR VIS 2 1/2 P0002 T00001006 $

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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 1:13 PM EST on March 05, 2015

... Heavy snow and sleet expected this afternoon...

A mixture of snow and sleet... heavy at times will spread east
across the region this afternoon. Snow rates up to 2 inches per
hour are possible in heavier bands. Visibility will be reduced
below one-quarter mile in heavy snow. Be prepared for slippery
snow covered roads... and use caution while driving this afternoon.




113 PM EST Thu Mar 5 2015

... Heavy snow and sleet expected this afternoon...

A mixture of snow and sleet... heavy at times will spread east
across the region this afternoon. Snow rates up to 2 inches per
hour are possible in heavier bands. Visibility will be reduced
below one-quarter mile in heavy snow. Be prepared for slippery
snow covered roads... and use caution while driving this afternoon.