Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
948 AM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

...WINTER WEATHER COMING TO AN END ACROSS THE NORTH CAROLINA
MOUNTAINS...

.PRECIPITATION HAS CHANGED TO SNOW ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...BUT IS
COMING TO AN END AS THE UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE RESPONSIBLE FOR
THE SNOW MOVES EAST. ONLY LIGHT ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS ARE
EXPECTED...WITH SNOW SHOWERS EXPECTED TO TAPER OFF QUICKLY BY
MIDDAY.

NCZ033-049-050-501-503-505-241700-
/O.CON.KGSP.WW.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-150124T1700Z/
AVERY-YANCEY-MITCHELL-CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-BURKE MOUNTAINS-
MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANNER ELK...NEWLAND...ELK PARK...
CROSSNORE...SUGAR MOUNTAIN...BURNSVILLE...SPRUCE PINE
948 AM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

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

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT BLUE RIDGE
  ESCARPMENT OF NORTH CAROLINA.

* HAZARDS...LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS.

* TIMING...THE SNOW IS EXPECTED TO TAPER OFF BY AROUND NOON.

* ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW WILL MAKE ROADS HAZARDOUS.

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

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP
  TO 45 MPH LATER THIS MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY 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.

&&

$$

NCZ048-051>053-058-059-241700-
/O.CON.KGSP.WW.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-150124T1700Z/
MADISON-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WAYNESVILLE...LAKE JUNALUSKA
948 AM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

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

* LOCATIONS...MOST OF THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHWESTERN NORTH
  CAROLINA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 3500 FEET.

* HAZARDS...LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS.

* TIMING...THE SNOW IS EXPECTED TO TAPER OFF BY AROUND NOON.

* ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES...
  WITH ONLY A DUSTING POSSIBLE IN THE VALLEYS.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW WILL MAKE SOME HIGH ELEVATION
  ROADS SLICK AND HAZARDOUS.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING TO THE UPPER 20S ACROSS THE HIGH
  ELEVATIONS BY LATE MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP
  TO 45 MPH LATER THIS MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY 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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