Severe Weather Warning

Event: Winter Storm WarningAlert: Significant Mix of Wintry Precipitation Expected… .A low pressure system will bring wintry precipitation across the Mid Atlantic starting tonight. Significant amounts of snow, sleet, and freezing rain are possible. The precipitation may start as a mix of snow and sleet tonight and change over to freezing rain for most locations by Thursday. Colder air could change the precipitation back to a mix of snow and sleet Thursday night. WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT (Wednesday February 17, 2021) TO 7 AM EST FRIDAY (February 19, 2021)… * WHAT…Heavy mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches and ice accumulations of one half to three quarters of an inch. * WHERE…Portions of central, south central, southwest and west central Virginia and north central North Carolina. * WHEN…From midnight tonight to 7 AM EST Friday. * IMPACTS…Power outages and tree damage are likely due to the ice. Travel could be nearly impossible. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute.