Seven members of the SML Water Ski Club enjoyed another warm New Year’s Day for its annual Polar Bear Ski Day on Jan. 1. Temperatures held in the 50s as several water-skiers and wakeboarders continued a 27-year tradition at the lake.
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 7 PM EST SATURDAY... * WHAT...MIXED PRECIPITATION EXPECTED. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO ONE INCH AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF AROUND ONE TENTH OF AN INCH OR LESS. * WHERE...SOUTHEAST WEST VIRGINIA, AS WELL AS THE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS OF NORTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA. * WHEN...FROM 5 AM TO 7 PM EST SATURDAY. * IMPACTS...EXPECT SLIPPERY AND POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS BEGINNING EARLY SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING. 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 VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING. &&