Category: Weather

Snow? Maybe a little

Thursday’s forecast of light snow has schools closing early but didn’t even bring a winter storm watch or warning from the National Weather Service in Blacksburg. NWS predicts snow will start falling around 11:45 a.m. and should end before dark with 1-3 inches of accumulation. That’s it? With temperatures expected to remain in the lower

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Actual weather not as bad as predicted

The National Weather Service backed off on the severity of its earlier “winter weather advisory” after midnight Thursday with what is now mostly mild rain expected this Friday morning with milder temperatures this afternoon.

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Beat the winter blues with some weekend fun

The Old Dominion kicks off a four-day weekend as many county and state offices closed Friday for Lee-Jackson Day and the federal holiday for the birthday of Martin Luther King arrives on Monday. Good time to find a warm place to have some weekend fun.

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Fog, wind and warm weather: An odd winter mix

A foggy, windy day for the area with a “special weather statement” and a high wind warning from the National Weather Service office in Blacksburg. “Locally dense fog” for the morning hours and a “wind advisory” join higher temperatures for Saturday. First, the fog: …Foggy Conditions Along The Ridges To Impact Travel… Locally dense fog

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