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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Columbia SC
431 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 2 PM EST
WEDNESDAY FOR SNOW...

.A strong upper trough and associated arctic cold front will
approach and cross the region Wednesday. Increasing moisture along
the front will interact with cooling temperatures and result in a
period of light snow during the morning hours Wednesday.

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Lancaster-Chesterfield-
Including the cities of Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw,
and Pageland
431 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 2 PM EST
WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Light rain expected to mix with and change to light snow
  during the early morning hours Wednesday continuing through
  midday. Total snow accumulations of up to one inch are expected.
  Plan on slippery road conditions, including during the morning
  commute on Wednesday.

* WHERE...Lancaster and Chesterfield Counties.

* WHEN...From 4 AM to 2 PM EST Wednesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for snow briefly accumulating
  on roadways, especially bridges and overpasses, which could
  create hazardous travel conditions. Any lingering snow or wet
  roads could refreeze by late afternoon into evening as
  temperatures quickly fall back below freezing.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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