Weather Warnings for Virginia

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Virginia Issued by the National Weather Service
Alerts Updated: February 20, 2019, 8:55 pm  UTC


Winter Storm Warning issued February 20 at 8:55PM EST until February 21 at 1:00AM EST by NWS

Summary: ...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST THURSDAY... * WHAT...Areas of freezing rain and freezing drizzle. Total ice accumulations of one tenth to one quarter of an inch. * WHERE...Portions of central and northwestern Virginia, and eastern West Virginia. * WHEN...Until 1 AM EST Thursday.
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2019, 8:55 pm      Expires:  February 21, 2019, 1:00 am
Area:  Augusta; Central Virginia Blue Ridge; Eastern Highland; Northern Virginia Blue Ridge; Rockingham; Western Highland


Winter Storm Warning issued February 20 at 8:55PM EST until February 21 at 1:00AM EST by NWS

Summary: ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST THURSDAY... * WHAT...Areas of freezing rain and freezing drizzle. Total ice accumulations of one tenth to one quarter of an inch. * WHERE...Portions of north central and western Maryland, northern and northwest Virginia and eastern West Virginia.
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2019, 8:55 pm      Expires:  February 21, 2019, 1:00 am
Area:  Clarke; Frederick; Northern Fauquier; Page; Rappahannock; Shenandoah; Warren; Western Loudoun


Winter Storm Warning issued February 20 at 8:55PM EST until February 21 at 1:00AM EST by NWS

Summary: ...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST THURSDAY... * WHAT...Areas of freezing rain and freezing drizzle. Total ice accumulations of one tenth to one quarter of an inch. * WHERE...Portions of north central Maryland and northern Virginia. * WHEN...Until 1 AM EST Thursday.
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2019, 8:55 pm      Expires:  February 21, 2019, 1:00 am
Area:  Eastern Loudoun


Winter Weather Advisory issued February 20 at 8:55PM EST until February 21 at 1:00AM EST by NWS

Summary: ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST THURSDAY... * WHAT...Areas of freezing rain and freezing drizzle. Additional ice accumulations of less than one tenth of an inch, mainly on elevated and untreated surfaces. * WHERE...Portions of central and northern Virginia.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 20, 2019, 8:55 pm      Expires:  February 21, 2019, 1:00 am
Area:  Albemarle; Culpeper; Fairfax; Greene; Madison; Nelson; Orange; Prince William, Manassas, Manassas Park; Southern Fauquier


Winter Weather Advisory issued February 20 at 8:55PM EST until February 21 at 1:00AM EST by NWS

Summary: ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST THURSDAY... * WHAT...Areas of freezing rain and freezing drizzle. Additional ice accumulations of less than one tenth of an inch, mainly on elevated and untreated surfaces. * WHERE...The District of Columbia, and portions of central and
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 20, 2019, 8:55 pm      Expires:  February 21, 2019, 1:00 am
Area:  Arlington, Falls Church, Alexandria


Winter Weather Advisory issued February 20 at 8:55PM EST until February 21 at 1:00AM EST by NWS

Summary: ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST THURSDAY... * WHAT...Areas of freezing rain and freezing drizzle. Additional ice accumulations of a light glaze are expected, mainly on elevated and untreated surfaces. * WHERE...In Maryland, Charles County. In Virginia, Stafford and
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 20, 2019, 8:55 pm      Expires:  February 21, 2019, 1:00 am
Area:  Spotsylvania; Stafford


Flood Advisory issued February 20 at 8:51PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...THE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1030 PM EST FOR EAST CENTRAL ALLEGHANY AND CENTRAL ROCKBRIDGE COUNTIES IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...NORTHWESTERN AMHERST COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA AND NORTHWESTERN BOTETOURT COUNTIES IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...THE CITY OF BUENA VISTA AND THE CITY OF LEXINGTON... At 849 PM EST, Doppler radar indicated patchy light to moderate rain
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 20, 2019, 8:51 pm      Expires:  February 20, 2019, 10:30 pm
Area:  Alleghany; Amherst; Botetourt; Rockbridge


Flood Advisory issued February 20 at 8:51PM EST until February 21 at 10:27PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...THE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1030 PM EST FOR EAST CENTRAL ALLEGHANY AND CENTRAL ROCKBRIDGE COUNTIES IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...NORTHWESTERN AMHERST COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA AND NORTHWESTERN BOTETOURT COUNTIES IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...THE CITY OF BUENA VISTA AND THE CITY OF LEXINGTON... At 849 PM EST, Doppler radar indicated patchy light to moderate rain
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 20, 2019, 10:29 am      Expires:  February 21, 2019, 10:27 pm
Area:  City of Buena Vista; City of Lexington


Flood Warning issued February 20 at 8:23PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1045 PM EST FOR TAZEWELL...BLAND...SUMMERS AND MERCER COUNTIES... At 819 PM EST, Doppler radar indicated an area of patchy rain is returning to the area that received heavy rain late this afternoon and early evening. This will add to the rises in streams and rivers that is currently occurring, and increase the time for any ongoing
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2019, 8:51 pm      Expires:  February 20, 2019, 10:30 pm
Area:  Bland


Flood Warning issued February 20 at 8:23PM EST until February 21 at 10:27PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1045 PM EST FOR TAZEWELL...BLAND...SUMMERS AND MERCER COUNTIES... At 819 PM EST, Doppler radar indicated an area of patchy rain is returning to the area that received heavy rain late this afternoon and early evening. This will add to the rises in streams and rivers that is currently occurring, and increase the time for any ongoing
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2019, 10:29 am      Expires:  February 21, 2019, 10:27 pm
Area:  Tazewell


Flood Advisory issued February 20 at 7:31PM EST by NWS

Summary: The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a * Flood Advisory for... Lee County in southwestern Virginia... Wise County in southwestern Virginia... * Until 130 AM EST Thursday. * At 729 PM EST, while Doppler radar indicated much of the heavier
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 20, 2019, 8:51 pm      Expires:  February 20, 2019, 10:30 pm
Area:  Lee


Flood Advisory issued February 20 at 7:31PM EST until February 21 at 10:27PM EST by NWS

Summary: The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a * Flood Advisory for... Lee County in southwestern Virginia... Wise County in southwestern Virginia... * Until 130 AM EST Thursday. * At 729 PM EST, while Doppler radar indicated much of the heavier
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 20, 2019, 10:29 am      Expires:  February 21, 2019, 10:27 pm
Area:  Wise


Winter Storm Warning issued February 20 at 7:06PM EST until February 21 at 12:00AM EST by NWS

Summary: ...Threat for Winter Precipitation Slowly Diminishes This Evening... .A winter storm across the region continues to impact parts of the area with freezing rain. Until temperatures climb above 32, ice will continue to collect on trees and power lines. The main threat for subfreezing this evening is for areas along the Blue
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2019, 7:06 pm      Expires:  February 21, 2019, 12:00 am
Area:  Alleghany; Amherst; Appomattox; Bath; Bedford; Botetourt; Buckingham; Campbell; Rockbridge


Winter Weather Advisory issued February 20 at 7:06PM EST until February 21 at 12:00AM EST by NWS

Summary: ...Threat for Winter Precipitation Slowly Diminishes This Evening... .A winter storm across the region continues to impact parts of the area with freezing rain. Until temperatures climb above 32, ice will continue to collect on trees and power lines. The main threat for subfreezing this evening is for areas along the Blue
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 20, 2019, 7:06 pm      Expires:  February 21, 2019, 12:00 am
Area:  Craig; Floyd; Franklin; Montgomery; Patrick; Roanoke


Winter Weather Advisory issued February 20 at 6:55PM EST until February 20 at 10:00PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING... * WHAT...Freezing rain and sleet, changing to rain late this evening as temperatures rise above freezing. Storm total ice accumulation of a tenth to two tenths expected. Little if any additional sleet accumulation is expected.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 20, 2019, 6:55 pm      Expires:  February 20, 2019, 10:00 pm
Area:  Eastern Louisa; Fluvanna; Western Louisa


Flood Watch issued February 20 at 3:52PM EST until February 21 at 10:27PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...Periods of rain may produce flooding today through early Thursday morning... .Another round of rainfall will occur this afternoon and evening, leading to possible flooding conditions again. Additional rainfall amounts through Thursday morning are expected to range from one to two inches. With saturated soil conditions and
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2019, 10:29 am      Expires:  February 21, 2019, 10:27 pm
Area:  Lee; Wise


Wind Advisory issued February 20 at 3:51PM EST until February 20 at 11:00PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...STRONG WINDS TODAY AND THIS EVENING OVER THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS... .A low pressure system moving across the Southern Appalachian Region will increase winds across the area. Strong and gusty winds will continue over the higher elevations of the East TN Mountains and portions of Southwest VA.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 20, 2019, 3:51 pm      Expires:  February 20, 2019, 11:00 pm
Area:  Russell; Washington; Wise


Flood Advisory issued February 20 at 10:29AM EST until February 21 at 10:27PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...The National Weather Service in Morristown, TN has issued a flood advisory for the North Fork Holston River... North Fork Holston River Near Gate City VA affecting Hawkins... Sullivan and Scott Counties .Recent rainfall has produced sharp rises on the river. It is expected to crest below flood stage.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 20, 2019, 10:29 am      Expires:  February 21, 2019, 10:27 pm
Area:  Scott