Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
328 PM EST WED FEB 25 2015

...A SIGNIFICANT WINTER STORM WILL AFFECT THE REGION THIS EVENING AND
TONIGHT...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER THE NORTHWEST GULF OF MEXICO THIS
EVENING...AND THEN TRACK QUICKLY NORTHEASTWARD ALONG THE CAROLINA
COAST TONIGHT. AT THE SAME TIME...COLDER AIR IS EXPECTED TO MOVE
DOWN FROM THE NORTH. PRECIPITATION WILL BEGIN AS RAIN IN SOME
AREAS OUTSIDE THE MOUNTAINS...BUT IS EXPECTED TO CHANGE OVER TO
SNOW AS THE INTENSITY INCREASES AND THE TEMPERATURE COOLS INTO THE
EVENING HOURS. THE SNOW IS LIKELY TO BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES DURING
THE EVENING HOURS AS THE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MAKES ITS CLOSEST
PASS BY THE AREA. THE HEAVY SNOW WILL MOVE EAST AND TAPER OFF
EARLY THURSDAY MORNING AS THE LOW MOVES NORTHEAST ACROSS THE
WESTERN ATLANTIC.

GAZ010-017-018-026-028-NCZ035>037-053-056-057-062>065-068>072-082-
501>510-SCZ001>010-012>014-260500-
/O.CON.KGSP.WS.W.0004.150225T2100Z-150226T1200Z/
RABUN-HABERSHAM-STEPHENS-FRANKLIN-HART-ALEXANDER-IREDELL-DAVIE-
BUNCOMBE-CATAWBA-ROWAN-MACON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-
HENDERSON-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION-
CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-GREATER CALDWELL-BURKE MOUNTAINS-GREATER BURKE-
MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-EASTERN MCDOWELL-RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS-
GREATER RUTHERFORD-POLK MOUNTAINS-EASTERN POLK-OCONEE MOUNTAINS-
PICKENS MOUNTAINS-GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS-GREATER OCONEE-
GREATER PICKENS-GREATER GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG-CHEROKEE-YORK-
ANDERSON-LAURENS-CHESTER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLAYTON...PINE MOUNTAIN...
MOUNTAIN CITY...CORNELIA...DEMOREST...CLARKESVILLE...TOCCOA...
ROYSTON...LAVONIA...FRANKLIN SPRINGS...CANON...HARTWELL...
REED CREEK...BETHLEHEM...TAYLORSVILLE...STONY POINT...
STATESVILLE...MOORESVILLE...MOCKSVILLE...ASHEVILLE...HICKORY...
NEWTON...ST. STEPHENS...SALISBURY...FRANKLIN...HIGHLANDS...
CASHIERS...BREVARD...HENDERSONVILLE...FLETCHER...EAST FLAT ROCK...
ETOWAH...SHELBY...KINGS MOUNTAIN...LINCOLNTON...GASTONIA...
CHARLOTTE...CONCORD...KANNAPOLIS...MONROE...INDIAN TRAIL...
WEDDINGTON...TRINITY...WALHALLA...WESTMINSTER...NINE TIMES...
PUMPKINTOWN...ROCKY BOTTOM...CAESARS HEAD...CLEVELAND...
GOWENSVILLE...MARIETTA...TIGERVILLE...SENECA...EASLEY...CLEMSON...
GREENVILLE...TAYLORS...GREER...MAULDIN...SIMPSONVILLE...BEREA...
SPARTANBURG...GAFFNEY...ROCK HILL...ANDERSON...LAURENS...
CLINTON...UNION...CHESTER...GREAT FALLS
328 PM EST WED FEB 25 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...FOR MOST OF WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...NORTHEAST
  GEORGIA AND THE SOUTH CAROLINA UPSTATE.

* HAZARDS...RAPIDLY ACCUMULATING SNOW ON HIGHWAYS THIS EVENING
  INTO EARLY THURSDAY THAT WILL CAUSE VERY HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS. HEAVY SNOW WILL RESTRICT VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN A
  HALF A MILE AT TIMES.

* TIMING...PRECIPITATION WILL ARRIVE IN NORTHEAST GEORGIA...THE
  WESTERN UPSTATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA AND THE SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS OF
  NORTH CAROLINA BY LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND THEN QUICKLY SPREAD
  EAST ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF THE AREA EARLY THIS EVENING. RAIN
  MAY OCCUR INITIALLY BUT QUICKLY TRANSITION TO SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 5 TO 8 INCHES ACROSS THE
  FOOTHILLS AND NORTHERN UPSTATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA. AREAS ALONG
  AND EAST OF THE INTERSTATE 77 CORRIDOR ACROSS CHARLOTTE METRO
  AREA MAY SEE VALUES BETWEEN 10 TO 12 INCHES.

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

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING INTO THE LOWER 30S.

* WINDS...EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED. 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.

&&

$$

NCZ033-048>052-058-059-260500-
/O.CON.KGSP.WS.W.0004.150225T2100Z-150226T1200Z/
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
328 PM EST WED FEB 25 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...THE WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS ALONG THE
  TENNESSEE LINE.

* HAZARDS...RAPIDLY ACCUMULATING SNOW ON HIGHWAYS THIS EVENING INTO
  EARLY THURSDAY THAT WILL CAUSE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTH
  CAROLINA LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND BECOME HEAVY DURING THE
  EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 4 TO 6 INCHES. AREAS ALONG
  THE EAST FACING MOUNTAIN SLOPES SHOULD SEE 6 TO 8 INCHES.

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

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING INTO THE MID TO UPPER 20S.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED. 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.

&&

$$

GAZ029-SCZ011-019-260500-
/O.CON.KGSP.WS.W.0004.150225T2100Z-150226T1200Z/
ELBERT-ABBEVILLE-GREENWOOD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELBERTON...ABBEVILLE...CALHOUN FALLS...
GREENWOOD
328 PM EST WED FEB 25 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...THE LOWER PIEDMONT AND LAKELANDS OF UPSTATE SOUTH
  CAROLINA AND NORTHEAST GEORGIA.

* HAZARDS...ACCUMULATING SNOW ON HIGHWAYS THIS EVENING INTO
  EARLY THURSDAY MAY CAUSE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

* TIMING...RAIN IS EXPECTED DEVELOP LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND THEN
  TURN TO SNOW AS IT TURNS COLDER THIS EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 3 TO 6 INCHES WITH THE
  HIGHEST ACCUMULATIONS LIKELY BEING ACROSS THE NORTHERN MOST
  PORTIONS OF THE COUNTIES. AREAS ACROSS THE LOWER LAKELANDS MAY
  SEE 1 TO 2 INCHES.

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

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING INTO THE LOWER TO MID 30S.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 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.

&&

$$

NED



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