Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
410 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...BRIEF PERIOD OF WINTRY PRECIPITATION EXPECTED TODAY...

.LIGHT PRECIPITATION WILL OVERSPREAD THE REGION LATE THIS MORNING AS
A POTENT UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE TRACKS EAST INTO THE CAROLINAS.
PRECIPITATION WILL SHIFT EASTWARD TO THE CAROLINA COAST BY LATE
AFTERNOON.

NCZ010-011-026>028-041>043-077-122130-
/O.CON.KRAH.WW.Y.0005.160212T1200Z-160213T0000Z/
WARREN-HALIFAX-FRANKLIN-NASH-EDGECOMBE-WAKE-JOHNSTON-WILSON-
HARNETT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NORLINA...WARRENTON...ROANOKE RAPIDS...
LOUISBURG...FRANKLINTON...NASHVILLE...RED OAK...SHARPSBURG...
SPRING HOPE...ROCKY MOUNT...RALEIGH...CARY...SMITHFIELD...
CLAYTON...SELMA...BENSON...WILSON...DUNN...ERWIN...ANGIER...
LILLINGTON
410 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATION AND TIMING...PORTIONS OF THE NORTHEAST PIEDMONT AND
  NORTHERN COASTAL PLAIN FROM LATE MORNING TO MID AFTERNOON.

* HAZARD TYPE AND ACCUMULATION...A DUSTING TO ONE INCH OF SNOW
  ACCUMULATION...PRIMARILY EAST OF INTERSTATE 95. SNOW MAY MIX
  WITH SLEET NEAR THE HIGHWAY 64 CORRIDOR.

* IMPACTS...SCATTERED SLICK SPOTS MAY DEVELOP...ESPECIALLY ON
  BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES....WHERE STEADIER LIGHT WINTRY
  PRECIPITATION OCCURS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINTRY PRECIPITATION IS
EXPECTED TO RESULT IN TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

&&

$$

NCZ078-085-086-088-089-122130-
/O.CON.KRAH.WW.Y.0005.160212T1200Z-160213T0000Z/
WAYNE-SCOTLAND-HOKE-CUMBERLAND-SAMPSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GOLDSBORO...LAURINBURG...RAEFORD...
ROCKFISH...SILVER CITY...FAYETTEVILLE...CLINTON
410 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATION AND TIMING...PORTIONS OF THE SANDHILLS AND SOUTHERN
  COASTAL PLAIN FROM LATE MORNING TO EARLY AFTERNOON.

* HAZARD TYPES...AT PRECIPITATION ONSET...EXPECT A MIXTURE OF
  SNOW...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN. THIS MIXTURE WILL TRANSITION
  WITHIN AN HOUR OR TWO TO MAINLY RAIN MIXED AT TIMES WITH SLEET.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATION OF A DUSTING TO MAY
  BE A HALF INCH...ALONG WITH AROUND A TRACE OF ICE.

* IMPACTS...WHILE WIDESPREAD TRAVEL PROBLEMS ARE NOT
  EXPECTED...UNTREATED BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES MAY DEVELOP A SLICK
  SPOT OR TWO.

$$


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