Tag: Sleet

Musings

A new year, another winter storm, more ice

The first snowfall of 2019 — and the second of this winter — could also bring a mix of sleet and freezing rain to Floyd County as part of an arc that includes the southern short of Smith Mountain Lake, Rocky Mount, Wytheville and areas south. After a period of mild snow Saturday afternoon and evening,

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Musings

Weather advisory for late Friday and early Saturday

Freezing temperatures are expected to bring icy precipitation to the area tonight and into Saturday with slick roads and dangerous travel conditions beginning late Friday and into the next day. Planning to go somewhere tonight?  You might want to reconsider if you expect to be out late.  Light freezing rain is expected in Christiansburg Roanoke

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Musings

Could be rain…or sleet…or ice…or…

  Call it a mixed blessing.  The temperature on this Monday will climb above freezing as part of a warming trend but it comes with a ‘winter weather advisory that could include freezing rain, sleet, snow that might leave a slick mess on the road. The National Weather Service expects the mess to arrive around

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