March 5th, 2015

First day of school

We closed school early for rain... RAIN PEOPLE! It has just started to sleet...

Issued by The National Weather Service Wakefield, VA
Thu, Mar 5, 7:33 pm EST

... WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT...
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT.
* AREAS AFFECTED: SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST VIRGINIA INCLUDING THE TRI-CITIES AND THE PENINSULA.
* HAZARDS: SNOW AND SLEET.
* TIMING: SNOW AND SLEET ENDING BY 11 PM.
* ACCUMULATION: LESS THAN ONE INCH OF SNOW AND SLEET.
* TEMPERATURES: FALLING INTO THE MID AND UPPER 20S.
* WINDS: NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
* IMPACTS: ROADS MAY BECOME SLEET AND SNOW COVERED THIS EVENING MAKING TRAVEL DANGEROUS.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW... SLEET... OR FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITY... AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.