From the National Weather Service ..Another Winter Storm Possible this Weekend... .A fast moving low pressure system will slide southeast out of the Midwest Friday night and across the region Saturday before exiting by Sunday morning. Precipitation in the form of snow will overspread the area starting early Saturday morning and then continue into Saturday night and early Sunday. The potential exists for periods of heavy wet snow.
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... * WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 8 inches, with localized amounts up to 12 inches, are possible. * WHERE...Portions of southwest Virginia and southeast West Virginia, including the Roanoke and New River Valleys and the Greenbrier Valley. * WHEN...From Saturday morning through Sunday morning. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on very difficult travel conditions. Significant reductions in visibility are possible. Snowfall rates will likely be heavy enough to accumulate on the roads. Heavy wet snow make result in downed trees and power lines. Power outages are possible. 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.