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Snow changing to ice through Wednesday morning, afternoon

Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory remain in effect through tonight

ROANOKE, Va. – The snow will continue to wrap up through the morning and sleet, freezing rain will takeover. Expect a few breaks in the precipitation, especially in the 77 corridor through the morning.

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More moisture, in the form of freezing rain, will return through the day.

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Ice accumulations could be significant in the Highlands and east facing slopes of Floyd and Carroll counties.

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These will be the best places to see tree damage and/or power outages from ice accumulation. Roads will become very icy as freezing rain falls on top of snow.

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The freezing rain will change to mainly scattered showers late Wednesday and into Thursday, but roads still may be slick and slushy going into Thursday's morning commute.

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Temperatures are expected to flirt with 60 degrees helping to greatly improve road conditions by Thursday afternoon and evening.


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