Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
439 AM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

...ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL CONTINUES THROUGH MORNING...
...ANOTHER WINTER STORM POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.A SURFACE WAVE OF LOW PRESSURE IS NOW MOVING THROUGH REGION
ALLOWING FOR SNOW SHOWERS TO SPREAD ACROSS THE AREA. LATEST
GUIDANCE HAS COME IN WITH SLIGHTLY HIGHER SNOWFALL TOTALS THEREBY
WARRANTING EXPANSION OF ADVISORY OVER THE REMAINDER OF THE
PIEDMONT OF THE CAROLINAS.

ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO ORGANIZE OVER THE
NORTHWEST GULF OF MEXICO EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING...AND THEN TRACK
ALONG THE GULF COAST THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. PRECIPITATION
WILL SPREAD NORTHEAST ACROSS NORTHEAST GEORGIA WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
AND THEN OVER THE WESTERN CAROLINAS WEDNESDAY EVENING. AT THE SAME
TIME...COLDER AIR IS EXPECTED TO MOVE DOWN FROM THE NORTH.
PRECIPITATION MAY BEGIN AS RAIN...BUT IS EXPECTED TO CHANGE OVER
TO SNOW AS THE INTENSITY INCREASES AND TEMPERATURE COOLS WEDNESDAY
EVENING. THE SNOW MAY BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES DURING THE MID TO LATE
EVENING AS THE LOW PRESSURE CENTER MOVES PAST TO THE SOUTH. THE
PRECIPITATION SHOULD MOVE EAST AND TAPER OFF EARLY THURSDAY
MORNING AS THE LOW MOVES OFFSHORE. SOME UNCERTAINTY REMAINS IN
TERMS OF THE NORTHERN EXTENT OF THE PRECIPITATION...THE TRACK OF
THE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM...AND THE DEGREE OF COLD AIR. FUTURE
DEVELOPMENTS WILL DETERMINE IF AND WHEN A WARNING IS ISSUED FOR
WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

NCZ033-048>052-058-059-241745-
/O.NEW.KGSP.WS.A.0003.150225T2300Z-150226T1100Z/
/O.CON.KGSP.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150224T2100Z/
AVERY-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-GRAHAM-
NORTHERN JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANNER ELK...NEWLAND...ELK PARK...
CROSSNORE...SUGAR MOUNTAIN...MARS HILL...MARSHALL...HOT SPRINGS...
BURNSVILLE...SPRUCE PINE...BRYSON CITY...WAYNESVILLE...CANTON...
LAKE JUNALUSKA...ROBBINSVILLE...CULLOWHEE...SYLVA
439 AM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A WINTER STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING
THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* LOCATIONS...THE MOUNTAINS OF WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA ADJACENT
  TO TENNESSEE.

* HAZARDS...ACCUMULATING SNOW ON HIGHWAYS THAT WILL CAUSE
  HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

* TIMING...AREAS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MID TO LATE
  MORNING. AFTER A LULL TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING...SNOW MAY
  REDEVELOP ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTH CAROLINA WEDNESDAY
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF AROUND 4 INCHES THROUGH
  THIS AFTERNOON. THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR ANOTHER SIGNIFICANT
  SNOWFALL WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW ON HIGHWAYS.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 20S TODAY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

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-NCZ053-062>065-501-503-505-507-509-SCZ001>003-241745-
/O.NEW.KGSP.WS.A.0003.150225T2300Z-150226T1100Z/
/O.CON.KGSP.WW.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-150224T1700Z/
RABUN-HABERSHAM-BUNCOMBE-MACON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-
HENDERSON-CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-BURKE MOUNTAINS-MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-
RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS-POLK MOUNTAINS-OCONEE MOUNTAINS-
PICKENS MOUNTAINS-GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLAYTON...PINE MOUNTAIN...
MOUNTAIN CITY...CORNELIA...DEMOREST...CLARKESVILLE...ASHEVILLE...
FRANKLIN...HIGHLANDS...CASHIERS...BREVARD...HENDERSONVILLE...
FLETCHER...EAST FLAT ROCK...ETOWAH...WALHALLA...WESTMINSTER...
NINE TIMES...PUMPKINTOWN...ROCKY BOTTOM...CAESARS HEAD...
CLEVELAND...GOWENSVILLE...MARIETTA...TIGERVILLE
439 AM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST
TODAY...
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A WINTER STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING
THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* LOCATIONS...PORTIONS OF THE NORTH CAROLINA FOOTHILLS AND
  MOUNTAINS ALONG WITH THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTHEAST GEORGIA AND
  UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA.

* HAZARDS...ACCUMULATING SNOW ON HIGHWAYS THAT WILL CAUSE
  HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

* TIMING...AREAS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MID TO LATE
  MORNING. AFTER A LULL TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING...SNOW MAY
  REDEVELOP ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTH CAROLINA AND THE BLUE
  RIDGE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 3 INCHES THROUGH NOON
  TODAY. THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR ANOTHER SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL
  WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW ON HIGHWAYS.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 30S.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED 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.

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR
THE LATEST FORECASTS.

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.

&&

$$

GAZ018-026-028-029-NCZ035>037-056-057-068>072-082-502-504-506-508-
510-SCZ004>014-019-241745-
/O.NEW.KGSP.WS.A.0003.150225T2300Z-150226T1100Z/
/O.CON.KGSP.WW.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-150224T1700Z/
STEPHENS-FRANKLIN-HART-ELBERT-ALEXANDER-IREDELL-DAVIE-CATAWBA-
ROWAN-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION-
GREATER CALDWELL-GREATER BURKE-EASTERN MCDOWELL-
GREATER RUTHERFORD-EASTERN POLK-GREATER OCONEE-GREATER PICKENS-
GREATER GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG-CHEROKEE-YORK-ANDERSON-ABBEVILLE-
LAURENS-CHESTER-GREENWOOD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TOCCOA...ROYSTON...LAVONIA...
FRANKLIN SPRINGS...CANON...HARTWELL...REED CREEK...ELBERTON...
BETHLEHEM...TAYLORSVILLE...STONY POINT...STATESVILLE...
MOORESVILLE...MOCKSVILLE...HICKORY...NEWTON...ST. STEPHENS...
SALISBURY...SHELBY...KINGS MOUNTAIN...LINCOLNTON...GASTONIA...
CHARLOTTE...CONCORD...KANNAPOLIS...MONROE...INDIAN TRAIL...
WEDDINGTON...TRINITY...SENECA...EASLEY...CLEMSON...GREENVILLE...
TAYLORS...GREER...MAULDIN...SIMPSONVILLE...BEREA...SPARTANBURG...
GAFFNEY...ROCK HILL...ANDERSON...ABBEVILLE...CALHOUN FALLS...
LAURENS...CLINTON...UNION...CHESTER...GREAT FALLS...GREENWOOD
439 AM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST
TODAY...
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A WINTER STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING
THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* LOCATIONS...PORTIONS OF THE NORTH CAROLINA FOOTHILLS AND
  PIEDMONT ALONG WITH UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA.

* HAZARDS...ACCUMULATING SNOW ON HIGHWAYS THAT WILL CAUSE
  HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

* TIMING...AREAS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MID TO LATE
  MORNING. AFTER A LULL TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING...SNOW MAY
  REDEVELOP ACROSS THE FOOTHILLS AND PIEDMONT OF THE CAROLINAS AND
  NORTHEAST GEORGIA WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 INCH OR LESS. THERE IS
  THE POTENTIAL FOR A SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW ON HIGHWAYS.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 30S.

* WINDS...EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED 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.

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR
THE LATEST FORECASTS.

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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