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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
758 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL EXPECTED ACROSS MUCH OF THE NORTH
CAROLINA MOUNTAINS TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM DEVELOPING OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST THIS
EVENING WILL MOVE NORTHWARD ALONG THE COAST OF THE CAROLINAS
OVERNIGHT. MOISTURE WILL SPREAD NORTHWEST OVER THE REGION AHEAD OF
THIS LOW...WITH LIGHT RAIN DEVELOPING LATE THIS EVENING. THE
PRECIPITATION WILL CHANGE OVER TO SNOW ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS AND
INTENSIFY DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS...WITH MAINLY SNOW EXPECTED
FOR THE BULK OF THE STORM ALONG THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS...AND SNOW
WITH PERIODS OF A RAIN AND SNOW MIX IN THE LOWEST MOUNTAIN
VALLEYS. SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED OVERNIGHT
THROUGH AT LEAST WEDNESDAY...MAINLY AT ELEVATIONS ABOVE 3500 FEET
IN THE NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS.

NCZ033-049-050-261000-
/O.CON.KGSP.WS.W.0008.141126T0200Z-141126T2100Z/
AVERY-YANCEY-MITCHELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANNER ELK...NEWLAND...ELK PARK...
CROSSNORE...SUGAR MOUNTAIN...BURNSVILLE...SPRUCE PINE
758 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST
WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...AVERY...YANCEY...AND MITCHELL COUNTIES IN NORTH
  CAROLINA.

* HAZARDS...HEAVY SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL INCREASE LATE THIS EVENING...CHANGING TO
  SNOW LATE. THE SNOWFALL WILL INCREASE IN INTENSITY OVERNIGHT.
  SNOW IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING... BEFORE
  TAPERING OFF TO SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE AFTERNOON.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 3 TO 6 INCHES...WITH THE
  HIGHER ACCUMULATIONS ALONG THE HIGHEST RIDGE TOPS.

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

* IMPACTS...SNOW ACCUMULATING ON ROADS COULD RESULT IN HAZARDOUS
  DRIVING CONDITIONS.

* TEMPERATURES...AROUND 30 DEGREES.

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 HAZARDOUS. IF YOU MUST
TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT... FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

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.

&&

$$

NCZ048-052-053-059-063-261000-
/O.CON.KGSP.WW.Y.0024.141126T0200Z-141126T1700Z/
MADISON-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-NORTHERN JACKSON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARS HILL...MARSHALL...HOT SPRINGS...
WAYNESVILLE...CANTON...LAKE JUNALUSKA...ASHEVILLE...CULLOWHEE...
SYLVA...CASHIERS
758 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

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

* LOCATIONS...PORTIONS OF THE CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA
  MOUNTAINS...INCLUDING THE FRENCH BROAD VALLEY.

* HAZARDS...ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL INCREASE LATE THIS EVENING...MIXING WITH AND
  CHANGING TO SNOW LATE. THE SNOWFALL WILL INCREASE IN INTENSITY
  OVERNIGHT. SNOW IS EXPECTED TO TAPER OFF FROM THE SOUTHWEST
  THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 3 INCHES...WITH THE
  HIGHEST AMOUNTS ALONG THE HIGHER RIDGE TOPS.

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

* IMPACTS...SNOW ACCUMULATING ON HIGH ELEVATION ROADS COULD
  RESULT IN HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 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.

&&

$$

NCZ501-503-505-261000-
/O.CON.KGSP.WW.Y.0024.141126T0200Z-141126T2100Z/
CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-BURKE MOUNTAINS-MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-
758 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST
WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...HIGHER MOUNTAIN ELEVATIONS OF WESTERN CALDWELL...
  BURKE...AND MCDOWELL COUNTIES.

* HAZARDS...ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL INCREASE LATE THIS EVENING...MIXING WITH AND
  CHANGING TO SNOW LATE. THE SNOWFALL WILL INCREASE IN INTENSITY
  OVERNIGHT. SNOW IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY
  MORNING...BEFORE TAPERING OFF TO ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SNOW
  SHOWERS DURING THE AFTERNOON.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES...WITH THE
  HIGHEST AMOUNTS ALONG THE EASTERN SLOPES OF THE BLUE RIDGE.

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

* IMPACTS...SNOW ACCUMULATING ON HIGH ELEVATION ROADS COULD
  RESULT IN HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING TO THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 30S EARLY
  WEDNESDAY.

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.

&&

$$

NCZ051-064-261000-
/O.CON.KGSP.WW.Y.0024.141126T0200Z-141126T1700Z/
SWAIN-TRANSYLVANIA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRYSON CITY...BREVARD
758 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

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

* LOCATIONS...THE HIGH ELEVATIONS OF TRANSYLVANIA AND SWAIN
  COUNTIES IN THE NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS.

* HAZARDS...ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL INCREASE LATE THIS EVENING...MIXING WITH AND
  CHANGING TO SNOW LATE. THE SNOWFALL WILL INCREASE IN INTENSITY
  OVERNIGHT. SNOW IS EXPECTED TO TAPER OFF FROM THE SOUTHWEST
  THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 3 INCHES...WITH THE
  HIGHER AMOUNTS ALONG THE RIDGES. THE LOWER VALLEYS SHOULD SEE
  ONLY A DUSTING TO LESS THAN ONE HALF INCH.

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

* IMPACTS...SNOW ACCUMULATING ON HIGH ELEVATION ROADS COULD
  RESULT IN HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 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.

&&

$$


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