Winter Weather Advisories Issued For Our Area

OAK HILL, WV (WOAY)- Winter Weather Advisories have been issued for snow and ice across Southern West Virginia

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 7 PM EST FRIDAY for the following counties: Nicholas, Fayette, Raleigh, Wyoming, McDowell, Mercer, Summers, Monroe, Greenbrier, and Pocahontas counties.

* WHAT…Mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulations of up to one inch and ice accumulations of a light glaze expected. The highest elevations could see up to 4″

* WHEN…From 4 AM to 7 PM EST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

Tyler Barker
Tyler Barker is currently the News Director and Digital Content Manager for WOAY-TV. He was promoted to this job in Mid-November. He still will fill in on weather from time to time. You can Follow Tyler on Facebook and Twitter @wxtylerb. Have any news tips or weather questions? Email him at tbarker@woay.com