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Winter storm warning issued for Metro Richmond

All of Metro Richmond will be under a winter storm warning due to an incoming snowstorm overnight. (Source: NBC12) All of Metro Richmond will be under a winter storm warning due to an incoming snowstorm overnight. (Source: NBC12)
All of Metro Richmond will be under a winter storm warning due to an incoming snowstorm overnight. (Source: National Weather Service) All of Metro Richmond will be under a winter storm warning due to an incoming snowstorm overnight. (Source: National Weather Service)
RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

All of Metro Richmond will be under a winter storm warning due to an incoming snowstorm overnight.

The National Weather Service issued the warning effective 7 p.m. Wednesday and continuing to 1 p.m. Thursday. The First Warning Weather specialists are calling for heavy snow from the snow with areas south and southeast of Metro Richmond seeing the bigger snowfall totals. 

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Even though southern Virginia will see higher snowfall totals, this will still be an impactful storm system for all of Central Virginia. Travel will be disrupted Thursday morning, so plan accordingly.

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Snow should be heaviest late Wednesday into early Thursday morning, with a dry snow, more fluffy than wet. Sleet is not expected.

Read more: http://nbc12.com/WeatherInsider

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