Winter weather warning: Thursday afternoon through Friday. Feb 20-21.

The National Weather Service at Wakefield, VA, has issued a winter weather alert that slightly affects our area.  The most serious affects will be along the NC-VA border, possibly reaching as far north as Richmond.  HOWEVER — the storm track can change, bringing winter weather to our neighborhood.

Period of possible winter weather:  Midday Thursday, Feb 20 through late afternoon, Friday, Feb 21.

Impact on our neighborhood:

  • Less than 1-inch accumulation of snow with rain changing to snow late Thursday afternoon and continuing through Thursday night
  • Wind gusts 17 to 32 MPH
  • Lowest temperature expected 6:00 AM Friday, Feb 21:  23 degrees

Here is the full National Weather Service brief.  20200219_0530AM_WxBrief

We will monitor the weather situation and update as necessary.

Watch for:

  • Slick, possibly icy, roads
  • Trees, power poles, power lines down
  • Limited visibility as snow falls