Crippling ice storm Thursday along and south U.S. Route 460

Article and Forecast by Meteorologist Peter Forister Graphics by Denver Murray "Crippling ice accumulation" for southern and central Virginia expected tomorrow. Strong wording from @NWSBlacksburg. #vawx pic.twitter.com/BXRaMO51yP — Peter Forister ❄️☃️❄️ (@forecaster25) February 17, 2021 A very strong arctic airmass has setup to the northeast of the Mid-Atlantic, and is forcing a layer of cold…

Snow likely tonight along and south Interstate 64

An upper level system will move across the mountains tonight and into Southern Virginia and Central and Eastern North Carolina tonight. A surface low will develop off the North Carolina coast Thursday morning. A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect TONIGHT for all of Southwest Virginia, Southern Virginia along US Highway 58, stretching into portions…

Mountain snow and gusty winds this weekend

An upper level low will move north of our area on Saturday. This will put the mountains in good spot for enhanced instability and steep lapse rates aloft, including a northwest flow developing. Snow showers will develop during the day Saturday, with some snow showers spilling east of the mountains into portions of the New…