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This page provides information on significant weather occurring now or in the next couple of days.

If you are an Emergency Manager in need of weather forecast support for an event, please fill out the DSS Request Form.

In addition, our criteria for issuing watches, warnings, and advisories can be found here

 
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Significant Weather Risk Outlook (details)
Risk Type TueWedThuFriSatSunMon
Severe Thunderstorms None None None None None None None
Lightning None None None None None None None
Flooding None None Limited Limited Limited Limited None
Fire Weather None None None None None None None
Fog None None None None None None None
Non-Thunderstorm Wind None Limited None None None Limited Limited
Snow and Sleet Significant None None None None None None
Ice Accumulation Elevated Elevated None None None None None
Excessive Cold None None None None None None None

Latest forecast text messages from WFO Blacksburg, VA:

Hazardous Weather Outlook  Issued: 02/19/2019 06:32:44 AM EST
Area Forecast Discussion  Issued: 02/19/2019 12:38:51 PM EST
Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories  Issued: 02/19/2019 05:36:26 AM EST
Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories  Issued: 02/13/2019 05:06:35 PM EST
Flood Warning  Issued: 02/18/2019 10:17:35 AM EST
Flood Statement  Issued: 02/19/2019 11:44:56 AM EST

Forecast Overview
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