Weather Alert
Jackson County, WV
Status: Alert Ended
Start: 2/10/19 3:51 PM
End: 2/10/19 4:16 PM
Dur: 00:25
Canceled 2/10/19 4:16 PM

Snow Squall Warning issued February 10 at 3:51PM EST until February 10 at 4:15PM EST by NWS
The National Weather Service in Charleston West Virginia has issued a * Snow Squall Warning for...
Northeastern Meigs County in southeastern Ohio...
Washington County in southeastern Ohio...
Morgan County in southeastern Ohio...
Athens County in southeastern Ohio...
Pleasants County in northwestern West Virginia...
Central Ritchie County in northwestern West Virginia...
Tyler County in northern West Virginia...
Northeastern Jackson County in northwestern West Virginia...
Wood County in northwestern West Virginia...

* Until 415 PM EST.

* At 351 PM EST, a dangerous snow squall was located 8 miles southeast of Athens, moving east at 40 mph.
HAZARD...Heavy snow.
SOURCE...Radar indicated. NWS employee reported.
IMPACT...Dangerous life-threatening travel. Near zero visibility.

* This includes the following highways...
Interstate 77 in West Virginia between mile markers 154 and 186.
Interstate 77 in Ohio between mile markers 1 and 17.
Route 50 in West Virginia between mile markers 1 and 40.
Locations impacted include...
Parkersburg, Athens, Marietta, Belpre, Nelsonville, St. Marys, Glouster, McConnelsville, Beverly, Middlebourne, Coolville, Chesterhill, Vienna, Williamstown, Paden City, Sistersville, Pennsboro, Belmont, Mineralwells and Washington.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
Reduce your speed and turn on headlights! During snow squalls, the visibility may suddenly drop to near zero in whiteout conditions.


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