Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
342 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...HIGH ELEVATION SNOW EXPECTED TONIGHT AND MONDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL PASS NORTH OF THE AREA THIS MORNING
BRINGING A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS. THE
LOW MOVES TO THE COAST DURING THE TODAY...KEEPING A COLD AND
MOIST NORTHWESTERLY FLOW ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
ACCUMULATING SNOW...MAINLY ACROSS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE
MOUNTAINS WEST OF THE FRENCH BROAD VALLEY.

NCZ051-052-058-059-261645-
/O.EXT.KGSP.WW.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-150126T2100Z/
SWAIN-HAYWOOD-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRYSON CITY...WAYNESVILLE...CANTON...
LAKE JUNALUSKA...ROBBINSVILLE...CULLOWHEE...SYLVA
342 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

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

* HAZARDS...LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW TONIGHT AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  THE MORNING ON MONDAY.

* 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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