Winter Storm Warning

Winter storm warning remains in effect until noon Sunday.

* WHAT…Heavy snow ongoing. Ongoing snow is expected to pick up in intensity late this afternoon and into the evening hours. Snow then lightens up after midnight, ending by early Sunday morning. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 8 inches, with localized amounts of 10 inches or more across higher elevations.

* WHERE…The New River Valley into Roanoke County.

* WHEN…Until noon EDT Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on difficult travel conditions, especially into the evening hours. Be prepared for significant reductions in visibility at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.