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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
359 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...LIGHT SNOWFALL AND BITTER COLD WIND CHILLS IN PARTS OF THE
MOUNTAINS...

.SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY
AS COLD AND MOIST NORTHWEST WINDS CONTINUE TO FLOW INTO THE
WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS. SOME ROADS WILL REMAIN SLIPPERY
IN SPOTS...PARTICULARLY AT HIGH ELEVATIONS. A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT INTO THIS EVENING. LIKEWISE...GUSTY
NORTHWEST WINDS AND TEMPERATURES IN THE TEENS TO SINGLE DIGITS
WILL YIELD BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILL VALUES AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS
BOTH THIS MORNING AND THURSDAY MORNING.

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AVERY-YANCEY-MITCHELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANNER ELK...NEWLAND...BURNSVILLE...
SPRUCE PINE
359 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS
EVENING...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY
ABOVE 3500 FEET...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 10 AM EST THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...THE NORTHERN NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS NEAR THE
  TENNESSEE BORDER.

* HAZARDS...PERIODS OF SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW. IN ADDITION...
  NORTHWEST WINDS COMBINED WITH TEMPERATURES IN THE SINGLE DIGITS
  WILL RESULT IN WIND CHILL VALUES OF 5 TO 15 DEGREES BELOW ZERO
  IN ELEVATIONS ABOVE 3500 FEET THIS MORNING...AND ACROSS MOST OF
  THE AREA EARLY THURSDAY.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS WILL BE LESS FREQUENT TODAY...TAPERING OFF
  THIS EVENING...WITH SLIGHT ACCUMULATION. BITTER COLD WIND CHILLS
  ARE EXPECTED EARLY IN THE MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF UP TO 1 INCH.

* IMPACTS...SNOW AND SNOW PACKED ROADS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
  HAZARDOUS...ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE HIGH ELEVATIONS NEAR THE
  TENNESSEE BORDER. SNOW ACCUMULATION AND STRONG GUSTY WINDS MAY
  RESULT IN A FEW DOWNED TREES. WIND CHILL VALUES COLDER THAN 5
  DEGREES BELOW ZERO WILL MAKE IT DANGEROUS TO BE OUTSIDE.

* TEMPERATURES...6 TO 18 ABOVE.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH FREQUENT GUSTS OF 30 TO 35
  MPH THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 15 BELOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED 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 ACROSS THE HIGH ELEVATIONS
TUESDAY NIGHT...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.

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-BUNCOMBE-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-
SOUTHERN JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARS HILL...MARSHALL...HOT SPRINGS...
BRYSON CITY...WAYNESVILLE...CANTON...LAKE JUNALUSKA...
ROBBINSVILLE...CULLOWHEE...SYLVA...FRANKLIN...HIGHLANDS...
CASHIERS
359 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS
EVENING...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY
ABOVE 3500 FEET...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 10 AM EST THURSDAY ABOVE 3500 FEET...

* LOCATIONS...THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS.

* HAZARDS...PERIODS OF SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW. IN ADDITION...
  NORTHWEST WINDS COMBINED WITH TEMPERATURES IN THE SINGLE DIGITS
  WILL RESULT IN WIND CHILL VALUES OF 5 TO 15 DEGREES BELOW ZERO
  IN ELEVATIONS ABOVE 3500 FEET THIS MORNING AND AGAIN THURSDAY
  MORNING.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS WILL BE LESS FREQUENT TODAY...TAPERING OFF
  THIS EVENING...WITH SLIGHT ACCUMULATION NEAR THE TENNESSEE
  BORDER. BITTER COLD WIND CHILLS ARE EXPECTED EARLY IN THE
  MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF UP TO 1 INCH.

* IMPACTS...SNOW AND SNOW PACKED ROADS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
  HAZARDOUS...ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE HIGH ELEVATIONS NEAR THE
  TENNESSEE BORDER. SNOW ACCUMULATION AND STRONG GUSTY WINDS COULD
  RESULT IN A FEW DOWNED TREES. WIND CHILL VALUES COLDER THAN 5
  DEGREES BELOW ZERO WILL MAKE IT DANGEROUS TO BE OUTSIDE ACROSS
  THE HIGH ELEVATIONS TUESDAY NIGHT.

* TEMPERATURES...7 TO 23 ABOVE.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH FREQUENT GUSTS OF 25 TO 35
  MPH THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 10 BELOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED 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.

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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RABUN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLAYTON...PINE MOUNTAIN...MOUNTAIN CITY
359 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

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

* LOCATIONS...RABUN COUNTY GEORGIA.

* HAZARDS...SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS...PARTICULARLY IN HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS ACROSS THE NORTHERN PART OF THE COUNTY. ALSO...SOME
  ROADS MAY REMAIN SLIPPERY WITH SNOW AND ICE.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS WILL TAPER OFF GRADUALLY TODAY.

* ACCUMULATIONS...LITTLE TO NO ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION.

* IMPACTS...A FEW SLIPPERY SPOTS COULD DEVELOP ON ROADS ACROSS
  THE NORTHERN PART OF THE COUNTY.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 20S.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH THIS
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

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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TRANSYLVANIA-
359 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY
ABOVE 3500 FEET...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 10 AM EST THURSDAY ABOVE 3500 FEET...

* LOCATIONS...AREAS ABOVE 3500 FEET IN TRANSYLVANIA COUNTY NORTH
  CAROLINA.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH FREQUENT GUSTS OF 25 TO 35
  MPH THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 6 BELOW.

* IMPACTS...WIND CHILL VALUES COLDER THAN 5 DEGREES BELOW ZERO
  WILL MAKE IT DANGEROUS TO BE OUTSIDE ACROSS THE HIGH
  ELEVATIONS TONIGHT.

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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