LIVE UPDATES: Snow in Central Virginia

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RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) — Snow moved into Central Virginia Friday afternoon. Check this page for forecast updates as they come into the CBS 6 newsroom, winter weather alerts and other important links.

Stay with WTVR.com and CBS 6 News for the most complete winter weather coverage. 

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Scott Wise January 26, 20134:48 am

Broad Street is clear. Co-workers who drove Powhite Parkway and Monument Ave. report clear conditions as well.

Nick Dutton January 26, 201312:36 am

Nick Dutton January 26, 201312:20 am

Mr. Scott Wise will be here with you folks bright and early Saturday morning around 5 a.m.

Be sure to catch CBS 6 News Saturday Morning from 6 to 8 a.m. for the latest on road conditions, cleanup efforts and your weekend forecast.

Thanks for counting on CBS 6 News and WTVR.com for the most complete — and accurate — winter weather coverage. We really appreciate it! — Nick, WTVR.com

Nick Dutton January 26, 201312:18 am


How much snow did you receive where you live? Check out these totals from Zach Daniel. And click here to post your totals on the CBS 6 Facebook page.

Nick Dutton January 26, 201312:16 am


Richmond firefighters battled a massive blaze at a fire on the Southside Friday evening. Our crews fared much better than some fire crews in Chicago did earlier this week.

Nick Dutton January 26, 201312:14 am


Check out Jon Burkett’s story from tonight. He interviewed several drivers — and even ran into a two truck driver that spun out today.

Nick Dutton January 25, 201311:52 pm

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Zach Daniel has your CBS 6 Storm Team forecast right now on WTVR.com and on CBS 6!

Click here to watch CBS 6 News at 11 p.m.

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From Chesterfield County Public Schools: All activities have been cancelled for Saturday, Jan. 26, and all buildings will be closed. The district will work to reschedule SAT testing.

Nick Dutton January 25, 20138:45 pm

JUST IN: Due to potentially hazardous road conditions, all activities at Henrico County Public Schools will be cancelled for Saturday, January 26th. This includes SAT testing, which will be rescheduled for February 16th. Thank you for your support of Henrico County Public Schools.

Nick Dutton January 25, 20138:45 pm

If you’re out and about tonight, please let us know what conditions are like. (But you really should cuddle up and stay home!)


Click here to add on to our Facebook thread.

Nick Dutton January 25, 20138:37 pm

Look at this cute photo from Ms. Goldee, finishing making her snow angel. This photo was submitted by the Forbes family.

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Web Staff January 25, 20137:03 pm

The look on Broad St. downtown. For more photos, visit: http://wtvr.com/2013/01/25/photos-snow-blows-through-richmond/

Web Staff January 25, 20137:02 pm

Be cautious while you’re out there! Photo by Nick Edwards. For more photos, visit: http://wtvr.com/2013/01/25/photos-snow-blows-through-richmond/

Nick Dutton January 25, 20137:01 pm

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We just got an update on the weather in Amelia County from Cindy. She says it’s very bad and the roads are very slippery.

Web Staff January 25, 20136:11 pm
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Nick Dutton January 25, 20135:48 pm

Amanda and Ray are working to keep up with all the accidents acrosss Central Virginia. Please stay home, if you can. If you’re traveling, we hope you have a safe trip.

Nick Dutton January 25, 20135:47 pm

We’ve got an update on snow totals across the area from Zach Daniel and Mike Stone.

Nick Dutton January 25, 20135:46 pm

Yikes. Check out this video Jon Burkett just sent of a tow truck that got stuck in the snow.

Web Staff January 25, 20135:36 pm
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Nick Dutton January 25, 20135:21 pm

Joe St. George says traffic is a nightmare at Main Street and 13th.

Nick Dutton January 25, 20135:07 pm

Web Staff January 25, 20135:05 pm
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Snow falling at Gaskins and Mayland. Photo by Cindy Nguyen. For more photos, visit: http://wtvr.com/2013/01/25/photos-snow-blows-through-richmond/

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Web Staff January 25, 20134:54 pm
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Snow falling on Cary Street. Photo by Greg McQuade. For more photos, visit: http://wtvr.com/2013/01/25/photos-snow-blows-through-richmond/

Nick Dutton January 25, 20134:46 pm

Web Staff January 25, 20134:39 pm
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A look in downtown Richmond. Photo by Jennifer Burns. For more photos visit: http://wtvr.com/2013/01/25/photos-snow-blows-through-richmond/

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Scott Wise January 25, 20134:10 pm

Here is a 4:00 p.m. update from Zach Daniel and Amanda Meadows.

Nick Dutton January 25, 20134:07 pm

Scott Wise January 25, 20134:07 pm

Here is a 4:00 p.m. update from Zach Daniel and Amanda Meadows.

Nick Dutton January 25, 20134:00 pm

Check out this Petersburg shot.

Nick Dutton January 25, 20133:58 pm

A look at the snow in Petersburg.

Nick Dutton January 25, 20133:51 pm

Here’s a backup on the Lee Bridge to Belvidere from Carrie Rose.

Nick Dutton January 25, 20133:49 pm

VDOT reports snow and ice on multiple routes across much of the CBS 6 viewing area and the western part of the state. Conditions are also treacherous across the Northern Neck.

Nick Dutton January 25, 20133:47 pm

Scott Wise January 25, 20133:33 pm


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TRAFFIC ALERT:

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We LOVE this photo from Cody Roberts!

CLICK HERE to share your photos, too!

Nick Dutton January 25, 20133:03 pm

Folks. Please drive carefully! The roads are starting to get coated. Here’s a photo from Lorenzo Hall from the Downtown Expressway.

Scott Wise January 25, 20133:00 pm
Nick Dutton January 25, 20132:51 pm

Wayne Covil is out and about today. Check out this video of snow falling on West Broad Street.

Nick Dutton January 25, 20132:49 pm

Wayne Covil says those VDOT trucks are being filled with sand.

Carrie Rose January 25, 20132:02 pm


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Carrie Rose January 25, 20131:51 pm

Snow is here. Yay! Now…when will it end? Should be done in RVA around 7-8PM.

Carrie Rose January 25, 20131:33 pm

First flurries spotted at CBS 6!

Carrie Rose January 25, 20131:31 pm

FB report from Angie Chamberlain: Light snow falling here in Chesterfield!

Carrie Rose January 25, 20131:28 pm

First flakes reaching the ground now in Goochland, Colonial Heights, Woodlake (just barely), Midlothian.

Carrie Rose January 25, 20131:15 pm

Get those iPhones ready! Shoot video/pics of the first flakes (and further flakes) as the snow moves into the Metro over the next hour. Share your snow media by email to newstips@wtvr.com. Designate the time, location, and include your name.

Shoot horizontal, not vertical. Keep the clips brief and steady. And don’t shoot while driving!

Thanks!

Carrie Rose January 25, 20131:14 pm

Confirmed report of first flakes at Manchester HS.

Carrie Rose January 25, 20131:11 pm

Confirmed reports of snow reaching the ground in Powhatan.

Carrie Rose January 25, 20131:11 pm

SNOW ALERT! First flakes are moving into the RVA Metro now! Keep those eyes peeled…

Carrie Rose January 25, 20131:03 pm
Carrie Rose January 25, 20131:01 pm

FB report from Jordan Pegram: Light flakes falling at a good rate here in Dundas.

Nick Dutton January 25, 20131:00 pm

Here’s a look at your Future Weather, which shows when the snow will arrive hour-by-hour. We’ve also got forecast info for Saturday, so be sure to scroll through for all the graphics.

Carrie Rose January 25, 201312:59 pm

FB report from David R Wise: Snowing heavily at Willis Mountain in Buckingham County.

Carrie Rose January 25, 201312:57 pm

Still going with this forecast map. NW VA will likely see an inch or less.

Carrie Rose January 25, 201312:52 pm

Snow reaching the ground in Andersonville, VA.

Carrie Rose January 25, 201312:49 pm

Reports of snow reaching the ground now in Cumberland and south of Farmville!

Carrie Rose January 25, 201312:49 pm

Here is the MOST RECENT Winter Weather Advisory map for Virginia:

Nick Dutton January 25, 201312:19 pm

A Winter Weather Advisory was expanded early this morning to include more of you in central and eastern Virginia, including Richmond. CLICK HERE for a pull-down menu where you can select your location and read the Advisory as it pertains to you.

Nick Dutton January 25, 201312:16 pm

Welcome to our LIVE updates on the winter weather expected to arrive in Central Virginia this afternoon. — Nick

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