March 17, 2014
Several inches of snow have already accumulated, and more is forecast through Monday morning. Driving is not advised as roads are snow covered and slick. Snow should begin tapering off through Monday afternoon. Many areas should receive between 5”-10”.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency denied all three appeals for federal assistance to help victims recover from 34 tornadoes that hit Virginia in April.
Governor Bob McDonnell appealed last month, asking the agency to reconsider and grant assistance to Halifax, Pulaski and Washington counties.
FEMA denied the appeals, but McDonnell said his office would pursue assistance from the Small Business Administration.
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