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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
349 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...HEAVY SNOW IS EXPECTED OVER PORTIONS OF THE NORTH CAROLINA
MOUNTAINS TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.A STRONG UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IS FORECAST TO CROSS
THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS EARLY SATURDAY. VERY COLD AIR WILL
ACCOMPANY THE SYSTEM...ALLOWING SNOW LEVELS TO DROP ACROSS THE
HIGH TERRAIN OF WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA STARTING THIS EVENING. AS
THE SYSTEM EXITS TO THE EAST DURING THE DAY ON SATURDAY... STRONG
NORTHWEST FLOW WILL CONTINUE...RESULTING IN NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS
THROUGH AT LEAST SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

NCZ053-059-010400-
/O.CON.KGSP.WW.Y.0022.141101T0000Z-141102T0000Z/
BUNCOMBE-NORTHERN JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASHEVILLE...CULLOWHEE...SYLVA
349 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS
EVENING TO 8 PM EDT SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...BUNCOMBE AND NORTHERN JACKSON COUNTIES.

* HAZARDS...ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL.

* TIMING...RAIN SHOWERS THIS EVENING WILL CHANGE OVER TO SNOW
  OVERNIGHT AS SNOW LEVELS DROP TO THE VALLEY FLOORS BY DAYBREAK
  SATURDAY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS WILL LIKELY LINGER THROUGH
  THE DAY ON SATURDAY...BEFORE ENDING SATURDAY EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 3 INCHES.

* IMPACTS...THE WET SNOW COMBINED WITH VERY WINDY CONDITIONS
  COULD PRODUCE ISOLATED TREE AND POWER LINE DAMAGE. ROAD
  SURFACES MAY SEE SLIGHTLY LESS SNOW ACCUMULATION...BUT BRIDGES
  AND OVERPASSES MAY BECOME SNOW COVERED AND ICY.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING INTO THE UPPER 20S LATE TONIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE
TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED
VISIBILITIES LATE FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...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. ADDITIONAL DETAILS CAN BE FOUND AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GSP.

&&

$$
LG



Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
312 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...FREEZE WARNINGS...FREEZE WATCHES AND WIND ADVISORIES ARE IN
PLACE ACROSS NORTHEAST GEORGIA...THE NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS AND
PORTIONS OF UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA AND THE NORTH CAROLINA
FOOTHILLS AND PIEDMONT.

.A VERY COLD AIR MASS WILL ACCOMPANY THE PASSAGE OF AN UPPER LOW
ACROSS THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS LATE TONIGHT AND SATURDAY
MORNING. THE LOW AND ITS COLD FRONT WILL BRING TEMPERATURES BELOW
FREEZING THAT WILL ALLOW FOR ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL ACROSS MUCH OF
THE MOUNTAINS. THE LOW TEMPERATURES WILL BE EQUALLY COLD ACROSS
THE OTHER NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAIN COUNTIES NOT LISTED IN THE
FREEZE WARNING EARLY SATURDAY...BUT THE GROWING SEASON HAS ALREADY
ENDED IN THOSE LOCATIONS...SO THEY WERE NOT INCLUDED IN THE NEW
FREEZE WARNING. TEMPERATURES WILL STRUGGLE TO CLIMB THROUGH THE
30S ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON. A DEVELOPING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM ALONG
THE NORTH CAROLINA COAST WILL ALSO PRODUCE STRONG WINDS.

NCZ033-049-050-053-063-064-010315-
/O.NEW.KGSP.WI.Y.0015.141101T0400Z-141102T0000Z/
/O.CON.KGSP.FZ.W.0006.141101T0300Z-141101T1400Z/
AVERY-YANCEY-MITCHELL-BUNCOMBE-SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANNER ELK...NEWLAND...ELK PARK...
CROSSNORE...SUGAR MOUNTAIN...BURNSVILLE...SPRUCE PINE...
ASHEVILLE...CASHIERS...BREVARD
312 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 AM EDT SATURDAY...
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 8 PM EDT
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
8 PM EDT SATURDAY.

* LOCATIONS...PORTIONS OF THE NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS.

* HAZARDS...STRONG WINDS MAY BLOW TREE LIMBS DOWN AND PRODUCE
  SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES.

* TIMING...MAINLY LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...LOWS AROUND 30.

* IMPACTS...SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES AND SUBFREEZING TEMPERATURES
  WILL KILL ANY REMAINING CROPS AND SHOULD END THE GROWING SEASON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER
SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$



Freeze Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
312 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...FREEZE WARNINGS...FREEZE WATCHES AND WIND ADVISORIES ARE IN
PLACE ACROSS NORTHEAST GEORGIA...THE NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS AND
PORTIONS OF UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA AND THE NORTH CAROLINA
FOOTHILLS AND PIEDMONT.

.A VERY COLD AIR MASS WILL ACCOMPANY THE PASSAGE OF AN UPPER LOW
ACROSS THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS LATE TONIGHT AND SATURDAY
MORNING. THE LOW AND ITS COLD FRONT WILL BRING TEMPERATURES BELOW
FREEZING THAT WILL ALLOW FOR ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL ACROSS MUCH OF
THE MOUNTAINS. THE LOW TEMPERATURES WILL BE EQUALLY COLD ACROSS
THE OTHER NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAIN COUNTIES NOT LISTED IN THE
FREEZE WARNING EARLY SATURDAY...BUT THE GROWING SEASON HAS ALREADY
ENDED IN THOSE LOCATIONS...SO THEY WERE NOT INCLUDED IN THE NEW
FREEZE WARNING. TEMPERATURES WILL STRUGGLE TO CLIMB THROUGH THE
30S ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON. A DEVELOPING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM ALONG
THE NORTH CAROLINA COAST WILL ALSO PRODUCE STRONG WINDS.

NCZ033-049-050-053-063-064-010315-
/O.NEW.KGSP.WI.Y.0015.141101T0400Z-141102T0000Z/
/O.CON.KGSP.FZ.W.0006.141101T0300Z-141101T1400Z/
AVERY-YANCEY-MITCHELL-BUNCOMBE-SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANNER ELK...NEWLAND...ELK PARK...
CROSSNORE...SUGAR MOUNTAIN...BURNSVILLE...SPRUCE PINE...
ASHEVILLE...CASHIERS...BREVARD
312 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 AM EDT SATURDAY...
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 8 PM EDT
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
8 PM EDT SATURDAY.

* LOCATIONS...PORTIONS OF THE NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS.

* HAZARDS...STRONG WINDS MAY BLOW TREE LIMBS DOWN AND PRODUCE
  SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES.

* TIMING...MAINLY LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...LOWS AROUND 30.

* IMPACTS...SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES AND SUBFREEZING TEMPERATURES
  WILL KILL ANY REMAINING CROPS AND SHOULD END THE GROWING SEASON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER
SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1112 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

NCZ053-011515-
BUNCOMBE-
1112 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 PM
EDT SATURDAY...
...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM EDT
SATURDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR BUNCOMBE COUNTY IN 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.

   WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY.
   FREEZE WARNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

..SATURDAY...PLEASE SEE THE LATEST WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY AND
FREEZE WARNING FOR FURTHER DETAILS.
..SUNDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..MONDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..TUESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..WEDNESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..THURSDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOW AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS
TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$

HG




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