Winter Storm Watch

Last Updated: 04:11 AM. Friday, Jan 11, 2019 EST

Until 07:00 AM. Sunday, Jan 13, 2019

NCZ001>003-018-019-VAZ007-009-010-012-015-016-032-033-043-044-058- 059-112100- /O.NEW.KRNK.WS.A.0002.190112T1800Z-190114T0000Z/ Ashe-Alleghany NC-Surry-Watauga-Wilkes-Tazewell-Smyth-Bland-Wythe- Grayson-Carroll-Patrick-Franklin-Henry-Pittsylvania-Halifax- Charlotte- Including the cities of West Jefferson, Sparta, Dobson, Boone, Wilkesboro, Tazewell, Marion, Bland, Wytheville, Independence, Whitetop, Troutdale, Volney, Galax, Stuart, Rocky Mount, Martinsville, Danville, South Boston, and Keysville 406 AM EST Fri Jan 11 2019 ...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING... * WHAT...Heavy mixed precipitation possible. Total combined snow and sleet accumulations of 1 to 4 inches, and ice accumulations of around one tenth of an inch possible. * WHERE...The Mountain Empire, North Carolina Mountains and foothills eastward into Southside Virginia. * WHEN...From Saturday afternoon through Sunday evening. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions especially Saturday night into Sunday. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue to monitor the latest forecasts. && $$

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Forecast by

Meteorologist Keith Monday