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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
403 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE TODAY ACROSS THE NORTH
CAROLINA MOUNTAINS NEAR THE TENNESSEE BORDER...

.SNOW SHOWERS WILL TAPER OFF BRIEFLY ACROSS THE NORTH CAROLINA
MOUNTAINS THIS MORNING. SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS WILL
THEN REDEVELOP LATER THIS MORNING...AS NORTHWEST WINDS DEVELOP IN
THE WAKE OF A COLD FRONT. SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE OFF AND ON
THROUGH THE DAY BEFORE BEGINNING TO TAPERING OFF THIS AFTERNOON.
ADDITIONAL LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED...ESPECIALLY IN THE
HIGH ELEVATIONS NEAR THE TENNESSEE BORDER.

NCZ033-048>050-271700-
/O.CON.KGSP.WW.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-141127T1700Z/
AVERY-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANNER ELK...NEWLAND...ELK PARK...
CROSSNORE...SUGAR MOUNTAIN...MARS HILL...MARSHALL...HOT SPRINGS...
BURNSVILLE...SPRUCE PINE
403 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST
TODAY...

* LOCATIONS...THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS OF NORTH CAROLINA...AS WELL
  AS MADISON COUNTY.

* HAZARDS...LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS.

* TIMING...A BRIEF LULL IN SNOW SHOWER ACTIVITY IS EXPECTED EARLY
  THIS MORNING...BUT SNOW SHOWERS WILL REDEVELOP BY LATE MORNING...
  CONTINUING OFF AND ON THROUGH THE DAY.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 3 INCHES...WITH
  LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS IN THE HIGH ELEVATIONS.

* IMPACTS...THE SNOWFALL COMBINED WITH FREEZING TEMPERATURES WILL
  RESULT IN SLIPPERY SPOTS ON SURFACES AND HAZARDOUS DRIVING
  CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY IN THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

* TEMPERATURES...LOWER 30S.

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.

&&

$$

NCZ051-052-058-059-271700-
/O.CON.KGSP.WW.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-141127T1700Z/
SWAIN-HAYWOOD-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRYSON CITY...WAYNESVILLE...CANTON...
LAKE JUNALUSKA...ROBBINSVILLE...CULLOWHEE...SYLVA
403 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY
ABOVE 3500 FEET...

* LOCATIONS...THE HIGH ELEVATIONS OF THE SMOKIES...BALSAMS...AND
  OTHER HIGH ELEVATION AREAS NEAR THE TENNESSEE BORDER. OCCASIONAL
  FLURRIES OR SNOW SHOWERS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE VALLEYS...BUT
  LITTLE OR NO ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED.

* HAZARDS...LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS. PATCHY BLACK ICE COULD ALSO
  DEVELOP IN THE VALLEYS.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS WILL REDEVELOP OVER THE HIGH TERRAIN BY
  MID-MORNING...AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 4 INCHES...WITH
  LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...THE SNOWFALL COMBINED WITH FREEZING TEMPERATURES WILL
  LIKELY RESULT IN SLICK SPOTS ON HIGH ELEVATION ROADS. AS
  TEMPERATURES FALL BELOW FREEZING IN THE VALLEYS THIS MORNING...
  DAMP ROADS FROM THIS MORNINGS PRECIPITATION COULD FREEZE IN
  SOME SPOTS.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 20S.

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.

&&

$$
LANE


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