Fluvanna Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 04:00 PM EST die 05o March, anno 2015

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until midnight EST
tonight...

A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until midnight EST
tonight.

* Areas affected: portions of central and eastern Virginia.

* Hazards: snow and sleet.

* Accumulation: 3 to 5 inches... along with trace amounts of ice.

* Temperatures: dropping into the mid 20s by early evening.

* Winds: north 10 to 15 mph... gusts to 20 mph.

* Timing: snow will continue... heavy at times through 6 PM
PM... gradually ending from northwest to southeast between 6 PM
and 8 PM this evening.

* Impacts... roads will remain snow covered and slippery.
Visibility will be reduced below one-quarter mile at times...
making traveling dangerous.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow...
sleet... and ice are expected or occurring. Strong winds are also
possible. This will make travel very hazardous or impossible.





Local Storm Report


03/05/2015 0408 PM

Palmyra, Fluvanna County.

Snow m5.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.





03/05/2015 0408 PM

Palmyra, Fluvanna County.

Snow m5.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.





03/05/2015 0408 PM

Palmyra, Fluvanna County.

Snow m5.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.



Public Information Statement
Statement as of 6:24 PM EST on March 05, 2015

The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 24
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation
is extended to Highway departments... cooperative observers... Skywarn
spotters and media for these reports. This summary is also available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/Wakefield

********************storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Maryland

... Dorchester County...
   3 NW Madison 2.0 330 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Cambridge 1.5 414 PM 3/05 snow and sleet

Virginia

... Caroline County...
   Bowling Green 1.5 230 PM 3/05 snow and sleet

... Chesterfield County...
   Screamersville 0.3 530 PM 3/05 NWS employee

... Fluvanna County...
   Palmyra 5.0 408 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Goochland County...
   Sandy Hook 2.3 425 PM 3/05 public

... Hanover County...
   Ashland 1.0 413 PM 3/05 snow and sleet

... Louisa County...
   5 NW Louisa 6.0 520 PM 3/05 snow has stopped
   Mineral 6.0 530 PM 3/05 public
   Apple Grove 5.0 500 PM 3/05 public
   1 NNE Zion crossroad 3.5 320 PM 3/05 cocorahs

... Powhatan County...
   1 SSE Tamworth 1.5 500 PM 3/05 public