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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
450 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

NCZ033-048>053-058-059-062>064-121000-
AVERY-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-GRAHAM-
NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-
450 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING ABOVE
3500 FEET...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   WIND CHILL ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

..FRIDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..SATURDAY...WIND CHILL POSSIBLE. TEMPERATURES IN THE TEENS
COMBINED WITH GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS MAY LOWER WIND CHILL VALUES
FROM ZERO TO 15 BELOW BY SATURDAY MORNING.
..SUNDAY...WIND CHILL POSSIBLE. ALTHOUGH WINDS WILL BE LIGHTER
SUNDAY MORNING...TEMPERATURES IN THE SINGLE DIGITS WILL LEAD TO
WIND CHILL VALUES FROM ZERO TO 15 BELOW.
..MONDAY...WINTRY MIX POSSIBLE. A COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO BRING
PRECIPITATION TO THE AREA MONDAY INTO EARLY TUESDAY. WHILE
CONSIDERABLE UNCERTAINTY REMAINS REGARDING PRECIPITATION TYPE AND
AMOUNTS...WINTRY PRECIPITATION WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE
MOUNTAINS DURING THIS TIME.
..TUESDAY...WINTRY MIX POSSIBLE.
..WEDNESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

NONE.

$$



Wind Chill Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
402 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...BITTER COLD WIND CHILLS THIS MORNING IN PARTS OF THE
MOUNTAINS...

.GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS AND TEMPERATURES IN THE TEENS TO SINGLE
DIGITS WILL YIELD BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILL VALUES AT HIGHER
ELEVATIONS THIS MORNING.

NCZ048-051>053-058-059-062>064-111500-
/O.CON.KGSP.WC.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-160211T1500Z/
MADISON-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-
SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WAYNESVILLE...LAKE JUNALUSKA...
HIGHLANDS
402 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS
MORNING ABOVE 3500 FEET...

* LOCATIONS...HIGH ELEVATIONS OF THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN NORTH
  CAROLINA MOUNTAINS.

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

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH ON
  RIDGETOPS.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 5 BELOW.

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.

&&

$$
WIMBERLEY



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