Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
552 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS CONTINUE FOR MUCH OF THE NORTH
CAROLINA MOUNTAINS...

.THE LEADING EDGE OF ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE CONTINUES TO BUILD INTO
THE REGION FROM THE NORTHWEST THIS MORNING. WINDY CONDITIONS
ACCOMPANYING THE COLD AIR WILL PRODUCE BITTER WIND CHILLS ACROSS
MUCH OF THE MOUNTAINS THROUGH LATE MORNING...WITH THE COLD WIND
CHILLS CONTINUING IN THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS THROUGH TONIGHT.

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AVERY-YANCEY-MITCHELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANNER ELK...NEWLAND...BURNSVILLE...
SPRUCE PINE
552 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST SUNDAY...

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN MOUNTAINS OF NORTH CAROLINA.

* IMPACTS...STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS ARE COMBINING WITH VERY COLD
  TEMPERATURES TO PRODUCE BITTER WIND CHILL VALUES.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 5 TO 15 BELOW ZERO...WITH WIND
  CHILLS AS LOW AS MINUS 15 TO MINUS 25 ALONG THE HIGHEST PEAKS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

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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MADISON-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARS HILL...MARSHALL...HOT SPRINGS...
BRYSON CITY...WAYNESVILLE...CANTON...LAKE JUNALUSKA
552 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY
ABOVE 3500 FEET...

* LOCATIONS...MADISON SWAIN AND HAYWOOD COUNTIES IN THE NORTH
  CAROLINA MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACTS...STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS ARE COMBINING WITH VERY COLD
  TEMPERATURES TO PRODUCE BITTER WIND CHILL VALUES.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 5 TO 15 BELOW ZERO THIS MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

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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BUNCOMBE-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-
552 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY
ABOVE 3500 FEET...

* LOCATIONS...BUNCOMBE...GRAHAM...AND NORTHERN JACKSON COUNTIES IN
  THE NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS.

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 5 TO 15 BELOW ZERO.

* IMPACTS...STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS ARE COMBINING WITH VERY COLD
  TEMPERATURES TO PRODUCE BITTER WIND CHILL VALUES THIS MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

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.

&&

$$

HG


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