Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1259 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

...LIGHT SLEET AND LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE STILL POSSIBLE THROUGH
EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...

.THE BULK OF THE PRECIPITATION HAS SHIFTED OFFSHORE...THOUGH A
BRIEF PERIOD OF LIGHT SLEET...LIGHT FREEZING RAIN OR FREEZING
DRIZZLE WILL STILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING FOR
PORTIONS OF EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA. MINIMAL IMPACTS ON ROADWAYS
ARE EXPECTED DUE TO THE WARM GROUND TEMPERATURES...THOUGH SOME
SLICK SPOTS MAY DEVELOP ON ELEVATED SURFACES SUCH AS BRIDGES AND
OVERPASSES.

NCZ029-044>047-079>081-091>094-103-060900-
/O.CON.KMHX.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-150306T0900Z/
MARTIN-PITT-WASHINGTON-TYRRELL-MAINLAND DARE-GREENE-BEAUFORT-
MAINLAND HYDE-LENOIR-JONES-CRAVEN-PAMLICO-OUTER BANKS DARE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WILLIAMSTON...ROBERSONVILLE...
GREENVILLE...PLYMOUTH...COLUMBIA...SNOW HILL...HOOKERTON...
WASHINGTON...RIVER ROAD...KINSTON...MAYSVILLE...POLLOCKSVILLE...
TRENTON...NEW BERN...HAVELOCK...VANCEBORO...ORIENTAL...ALLIANCE...
BAYBORO...ARAPAHOE...MINNESOTT BEACH...VANDEMERE...STONEWALL...
KILL DEVIL HILLS...KITTY HAWK...NAGS HEAD...SOUTHERN SHORES
1259 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST EARLY
THIS MORNING...

* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.

* MAIN IMPACT...SOME SLICK SPOTS MAY DEVELOP ON MAINLY ELEVATED
  SURFACES SUCH AS BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES...THOUGH NO MAJOR
  IMPACTS ON ROADWAYS ARE EXPECTED AS GROUND TEMPERATURES REMAIN
  VERY WARM.

* LOCATION...GENERALLY ALONG AND NORTHEAST OF HIGHWAY 70.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SLEET AND
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING. NEVER USE A GENERATOR INDOORS. GAS GRILLS...
GENERATORS... AND CAMP STOVES CREATE DEADLY CARBON MONOXIDE FUMES
THAT WILL BUILD UP WHEN USED IN YOUR HOME.

&&

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