Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
252 PM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

...WINTER STORM TO AFFECT THE REGION TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...

.AN ARCTIC AIRMASS CONTINUES TO BUILD OVER THE WESTERN CAROLINAS
AND NORTHEAST GEORGIA TODAY. A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER THE
CENTRAL PART OF THE COUNTRY WILL MOVE EAST AND SPREAD MOISTURE
INTO THIS COLD AIR TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY. WITH COLD AND DRY AIR
INITIALLY IN PLACE TONIGHT...THE PRECIPITATION WILL BEGIN AS SNOW
THROUGHOUT. THE SNOW WILL CHANGE OVER TO SLEET AND THEN FREEZING
RAIN THROUGH THE COURSE OF THE DAY ON MONDAY...BECOMING ALL RAIN
IN MOST AREAS BY MONDAY EVENING. SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS OF
SNOW...SLEET...AND ICE MAY OCCUR...PARTICULARLY IN THE NORTHERN
MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS.

NCZ033-035-049-050-501>506-150400-
/O.CON.KGSP.WS.W.0004.160214T2300Z-160216T0500Z/
AVERY-ALEXANDER-YANCEY-MITCHELL-CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-
GREATER CALDWELL-BURKE MOUNTAINS-GREATER BURKE-MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-
EASTERN MCDOWELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANNER ELK...NEWLAND...BETHLEHEM...
TAYLORSVILLE...STONY POINT...BURNSVILLE...SPRUCE PINE...LENOIR...
JONAS RIDGE...MORGANTON...OLD FORT...MARION
252 PM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING
TO MIDNIGHT EST MONDAY NIGHT...

* LOCATIONS...THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS OF WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

* HAZARDS...SNOW...MIXING WITH AND CHANGING OVER TO SLEET AND
  FREEZING RAIN.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN SUNDAY EVENING AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  MIDDAY MONDAY. THE PRECIPITATION WILL BEGIN TO MIX WITH SLEET
  MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENTUALLY CHANGE OVER TO FREEZING RAIN
  BY MONDAY EVENING. TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO WARM JUST
  ABOVE FREEZING AFTER MIDNIGHT MONDAY NIGHT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 5 INCHES...AND UP TO
  ONE QUARTER INCH OF ICE.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW...SLEET...AND ICE FROM
  FREEZING RAIN WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS AND
  POWER OUTAGES.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 20S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...
SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE...AND POWER OUTAGES ARE LIKELY.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE SOURCE OF
WEATHER INFORMATION FOR THE LATEST UPDATES. ADDITIONAL DETAILS
CAN BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GSP.

&&

$$

GAZ018-026-SCZ004>009-150400-
/O.UPG.KGSP.WS.A.0003.160215T0600Z-160216T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KGSP.ZR.Y.0002.160215T0500Z-160215T1800Z/
STEPHENS-FRANKLIN-GREATER OCONEE-GREATER PICKENS-
GREATER GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG-CHEROKEE-YORK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TOCCOA...ROYSTON...LAVONIA...
FRANKLIN SPRINGS...CANON...SENECA...EASLEY...CLEMSON...TAYLORS...
GREER...MAULDIN...SIMPSONVILLE...BEREA...SPARTANBURG...GAFFNEY...
ROCK HILL
252 PM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 1 PM
EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT TO 1 PM EST MONDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER
IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...PORTIONS OF THE GEORGIA...SOUTH CAROLINA...AND
  NORTH CAROLINA PIEDMONT.

* HAZARDS...FREEZING RAIN.

* TIMING...LIGHT FREEZING RAIN WILL BEGIN TONIGHT...CHANGING OVER
  TO ALL RAIN BY MIDDAY MONDAY.

* ACCUMULATIONS...A TRACE TO A FEW HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH OF ICE.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 5 MPH OR LESS.

* IMPACTS...MINOR ACCUMULATIONS FREEZING RAIN ON EXPOSED SURFACES
  MAY LEAD TO TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES MONDAY MORNING.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 30S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR
FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE SOURCE OF
WEATHER INFORMATION FOR THE LATEST UPDATES. ADDITIONAL DETAILS
CAN BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GSP.

&&

$$

NCZ048-051>053-058-059-062-150400-
/O.UPG.KGSP.WS.A.0003.160214T2300Z-160216T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KGSP.WW.Y.0007.160214T2300Z-160216T0000Z/
MADISON-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARS HILL...MARSHALL...HOT SPRINGS...
BRYSON CITY...WAYNESVILLE...CANTON...LAKE JUNALUSKA...
ROBBINSVILLE...CULLOWHEE...SYLVA...FRANKLIN...HIGHLANDS
252 PM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
7 PM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...SLEET...AND FREEZING RAIN...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 PM EST MONDAY. THE WINTER
STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS.

* HAZARDS...SNOW...MIXING WITH AND CHANGING OVER TO SLEET AND
  FREEZING RAIN.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN THIS EVENING AND LAST INTO MONDAY
  MORNING. THE SNOW WILL MIX WITH SLEET MONDAY MORNING...CHANGING
  OVER BRIEFLY TO FREEZING RAIN BY MIDDAY. A CHANGEOVER TO ALL
  RAIN IS EXPECTED MONDAY AFTERNOON INTO MONDAY EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 3 INCHES...ALONG WITH
  AROUND A TRACE OF ICE.

* WINDS...SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW...SLEET...AND FREEZING RAIN MAY
  RESULT IN DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 30S.

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.

PLEASE REPORT SNOW AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS BY CALLING THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE TOLL FREE AT...1...800...2 6 7...8 1 0 1. LEAVE A
MESSAGE WITH YOUR OBSERVATION AND THE SPECIFIC LOCATION WHERE IT
OCCURRED. YOU CAN ALSO POST YOUR REPORT TO NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE GREENVILLE SPARTANBURG FACEBOOK OR TWEET YOUR REPORT USING
HASHTAG NWSGSP.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE SOURCE OF
WEATHER INFORMATION FOR THE LATEST UPDATES. ADDITIONAL DETAILS
CAN BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GSP.

&&

$$

GAZ010-017-NCZ036-037-056-057-063>065-068>072-507>510-SCZ001>003-
150400-
/O.UPG.KGSP.WS.A.0003.160215T0600Z-160216T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KGSP.WW.Y.0007.160214T2300Z-160216T0000Z/
RABUN-HABERSHAM-IREDELL-DAVIE-CATAWBA-ROWAN-SOUTHERN JACKSON-
TRANSYLVANIA-HENDERSON-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-
CABARRUS-RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS-GREATER RUTHERFORD-POLK MOUNTAINS-
EASTERN POLK-OCONEE MOUNTAINS-PICKENS MOUNTAINS-
GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLAYTON...PINE MOUNTAIN...
MOUNTAIN CITY...CORNELIA...DEMOREST...CLARKESVILLE...
STATESVILLE...MOORESVILLE...MOCKSVILLE...HICKORY...NEWTON...
ST. STEPHENS...SALISBURY...CASHIERS...BREVARD...HENDERSONVILLE...
FLETCHER...EAST FLAT ROCK...ETOWAH...SHELBY...KINGS MOUNTAIN...
LINCOLNTON...GASTONIA...CONCORD...KANNAPOLIS...LAKE LURE...
FOREST CITY...RUTHERFORDTON...SALUDA...COLUMBUS...WALHALLA...
PUMPKINTOWN...TIGERVILLE...GOWENSVILLE...CAESARS HEAD...
CLEVELAND...MARIETTA
252 PM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
7 PM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...SLEET...AND FREEZING RAIN...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 PM EST MONDAY. THE WINTER
STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...THE SOUTHERN FOOTHILLS...SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS...AND
  THE PIEDMONT OF WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA. ALSO...THE MOUNTAINS AND
  FOOTHILLS OF NORTHEAST GEORGIA AND UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA.

* HAZARDS...A MIXTURE OF SNOW...SLEET...AND FREEZING RAIN.

* TIMING...PRECIPITATION WILL BEGIN AS LIGHT SNOW TONIGHT...
  MIXING WITH AND CHANGING OVER TO SLEET EARLY MONDAY MORNING. A
  PERIOD OF FREEZING RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE LATE MONDAY MORNING BEFORE
  TEMPERATURES WARM ENOUGH TO CHANGE THE PRECIPITATION OVER TO ALL
  RAIN SOMETIME MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF UP TO ONE HALF INCH...ALONG
  WITH AROUND A TRACE OF ICE.

* WINDS...EAST 5 MPH OR LESS.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW...SLEET...AND FREEZING RAIN
  MAY RESULT IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

* TEMPERATURES...AROUND 30.

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.

PLEASE REPORT SNOW AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS BY CALLING THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE TOLL FREE AT...1...800...2 6 7...8 1 0 1. LEAVE A
MESSAGE WITH YOUR OBSERVATION AND THE SPECIFIC LOCATION WHERE IT
OCCURRED. YOU CAN ALSO POST YOUR REPORT TO NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE GREENVILLE SPARTANBURG FACEBOOK OR TWEET YOUR REPORT USING
HASHTAG NWSGSP.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE SOURCE OF
WEATHER INFORMATION FOR THE LATEST UPDATES. ADDITIONAL DETAILS
CAN BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GSP.

&&

$$

GAZ028-029-NCZ082-SCZ010-150400-
/O.NEW.KGSP.ZR.Y.0002.160215T0500Z-160215T1800Z/
HART-ELBERT-UNION-ANDERSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HARTWELL...REED CREEK...ELBERTON...
MONROE...TRINITY...INDIAN TRAIL...WEDDINGTON...ANDERSON
252 PM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 1 PM
EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT TO 1 PM EST MONDAY.

* LOCATIONS...PORTIONS OF THE GEORGIA AND SOUTH CAROLINA.

* HAZARDS...FREEZING RAIN.

* TIMING...LIGHT FREEZING RAIN WILL BEGIN TONIGHT...CHANGING OVER
  TO ALL RAIN BY MIDDAY MONDAY.

* ACCUMULATIONS...A TRACE TO A FEW HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH OF ICE.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 5 MPH OR LESS.

* IMPACTS...MINOR ACCUMULATIONS FREEZING RAIN ON EXPOSED SURFACES
  MAY LEAD TO TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES MONDAY MORNING.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 30S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR
FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE SOURCE OF
WEATHER INFORMATION FOR THE LATEST UPDATES. ADDITIONAL DETAILS
CAN BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GSP.

&&

$$


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