Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1013 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...HIGH ELEVATION SNOW TO CONTINUE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.COLD AND MOIST NORTHWESTERLY FLOW IN THE WAKE OF A COLD FRONT
WILL RESULT IN ACCUMULATING SNOW THROUGH THE AFTERNOON HOURS...MAINLY
ACROSS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE MOUNTAINS WEST OF THE FRENCH
BROAD VALLEY.

NCZ051-052-058-059-262100-
/O.CON.KGSP.WW.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-150126T2100Z/
SWAIN-HAYWOOD-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WAYNESVILLE...LAKE JUNALUSKA
1013 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON ABOVE 3500 FEET...

* LOCATIONS...THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE COUNTIES ALONG THE
  TENNESSEE BORDER FROM GRAHAM TO HAYWOOD...INCLUDING NORTHERN
  JACKSON COUNTY.

* HAZARDS...LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS.

* TIMING...THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY TO MID AFTERNOON.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF GENERALLY 1 TO 2 INCHES...
   WITH OVER 3 INCHES POSSIBLE AT THE HIGHEST ELEVATIONS OF THE
  SMOKIES.

* IMPACTS...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS COULD MAKE ROADS SLIPPERY AND
  TRAVEL HAZARDOUS.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 20S AND LOWER 30S.

* WINDS...WEST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

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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CDG


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