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Winter Weather Advisory Issued For Eyewitness News Viewing Area

Reported: Jan. 1, 2014 5:54 PM EST
Updated: Jan. 1, 2014 6:29 PM EST
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The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a winter weather advisory for much of the Eyewitness News viewing area.

A mixture of rain and snow is expected to turn to snow Thursday, with the temperature turning much colder Thursday night.

According to Eyewitness News meteorologist Jim Barach, snow showers will continue through the night and will make for one to two inches of accumulated
snowfall by daybreak Friday.

The advisory in effect from 1 p.m. Thursday to 7 a.m. Friday.

Untreated surfaces could become snow and ice covered, especially by Thursday night.

Counties under the advisory include Greenbrier, Mercer, Summers, Cabell, Jackson, Mason, Pleasants, Wayne, Wood, Boone Braxton, Calhoun, Clay, Kanawha, Lincoln, Logan, McDowell, Mingo, Putnam, Ritchie, Roane, Wirt, Wyoming, Fayette, Nicholas, Pocahontas, Raleigh and Webster.

In Kentucky, Lewis, Elliott, Morgan, Floyd, Johnson, Magoffin, Martin, Pike, Boyd, Carter, Greenup and Lawrence counties are affected.

In Ohio, Scioto, Athens, Gallia, Jackson, Lawrence, Meigs, Morgan, Vinton and Washington counties are affected.

For more information and the latest information, visit the weather section of our website.



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