Mercer Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 9:04 PM EST Jan. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until noon EST
Monday...

* what... snow, winds and dangerous wind chills. Less than an inch
of snow. Winds gusting as high as 40 mph. Wind chills as low as
15 below zero.

* Where... in Virginia, Tazewell and Smyth counties. In West
Virginia, Mercer and Summers counties.

* When... until noon EST Monday.

* Additional details... the hazardous conditions could impact the
morning commute. The cold wind chills as low as 15 below zero
could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30
minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

This Winter Weather Advisory is for snow, wind and wind chills.
Expect snow to cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow
covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while
driving. Downed limbs or trees from the wind could lead to power
outages. If venturing out wear layers of loose-fitting,
lightweight warm clothing, a hat, and mittens or gloves.

The latest Road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

The public is encouraged to report snowfall amounts or wind
damage to the National Weather Service via email at
rnk.Skywarn@noaa.Gov... through facebook or twitter... or by
calling 1... 8 6 6... 2 1 5... 4 3 2 4. Pictures are greatly
appreciated.