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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
306 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL EXPECTED ACROSS MUCH OF THE NORTH
CAROLINA MOUNTAINS TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM DEVELOPING OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST LATE
TODAY WILL MOVE NORTHWARD ALONG THE COAST OF THE CAROLINAS
OVERNIGHT. MOISTURE WILL SPREAD NORTHWEST OVER THE REGION AHEAD OF
THIS LOW...WITH LIGHT RAIN DEVELOPING THIS EVENING. THE
PRECIPITATION WILL CHANGE OVER TO SNOW ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS AND
INTENSIFY DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS...WITH MAINLY SNOW EXPECTED
FOR THE BULK OF THE STORM ALONG THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS...AND MORE
OF A RAIN AND SNOW MIX IN THE LOWEST MOUNTAIN VALLEYS. SIGNIFICANT
SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED OVERNIGHT THROUGH AT LEAST
WEDNESDAY...MAINLY AT ELEVATIONS ABOVE 3500 FEET IN THE NORTH
CAROLINA MOUNTAINS.

NCZ053-064-260500-
/O.CON.KGSP.WW.Y.0024.141126T0200Z-141126T1700Z/
BUNCOMBE-TRANSYLVANIA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASHEVILLE...BREVARD
306 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS
EVENING TO NOON EST WEDNESDAY ABOVE 3500 FEET...

* LOCATIONS...THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF BUNCOMBE AND TRANSYLVANIA
  COUNTIES.

* HAZARDS...ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL INCREASE THROUGH THE EVENING...MIXING WITH
  AND CHANGING TO SNOW LATE. THE SNOWFALL WILL INCREASE IN
  INTENSITY OVERNIGHT. SNOW IS EXPECTED TO TAPER OFF FROM THE
  SOUTHWEST THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 3 INCHES...WITH THE
  HIGHER AMOUNTS NEAR THE YANCEY AND HAYWOOD COUNTY BORDERS. THE
  LOWER VALLEYS SHOULD SEE ONLY A DUSTING TO LESS THAN ONE HALF
  INCH.

* WINDS...NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SNOW ACCUMULATING ON HIGH ELEVATION ROADS COULD
  RESULT IN HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 30S.

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.

&&

$$

GERAPETRITIS

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
306 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL EXPECTED ACROSS MUCH OF THE NORTH
CAROLINA MOUNTAINS TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM DEVELOPING OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST LATE
TODAY WILL MOVE NORTHWARD ALONG THE COAST OF THE CAROLINAS
OVERNIGHT. MOISTURE WILL SPREAD NORTHWEST OVER THE REGION AHEAD OF
THIS LOW...WITH LIGHT RAIN DEVELOPING THIS EVENING. THE
PRECIPITATION WILL CHANGE OVER TO SNOW ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS AND
INTENSIFY DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS...WITH MAINLY SNOW EXPECTED
FOR THE BULK OF THE STORM ALONG THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS...AND MORE
OF A RAIN AND SNOW MIX IN THE LOWEST MOUNTAIN VALLEYS. SIGNIFICANT
SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED OVERNIGHT THROUGH AT LEAST
WEDNESDAY...MAINLY AT ELEVATIONS ABOVE 3500 FEET IN THE NORTH
CAROLINA MOUNTAINS.

NCZ063-260500-
/O.EXA.KGSP.WW.Y.0024.141126T0200Z-141126T1700Z/
SOUTHERN JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...CASHIERS
306 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO
NOON EST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM
THIS EVENING TO NOON EST WEDNESDAY.

* LOCATIONS...SOUTHERN JACKSON COUNTY IN THE NORTH CAROLINA
  MOUNTAINS.

* HAZARDS...ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL INCREASE THROUGH THE EVENING...MIXING WITH
  AND CHANGING TO SNOW LATE. THE SNOWFALL WILL INCREASE IN
  INTENSITY OVERNIGHT. SNOW IS EXPECTED TO TAPER OFF FROM THE
  SOUTHWEST THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 3 INCHES...WITH THE
  HIGHEST AMOUNTS ALONG THE HIGHEST RIDGE TOPS.

* WINDS...NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SNOW ACCUMULATING ON HIGHER ELEVATION ROADS COULD
  RESULT IN HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING INTO THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 30S.

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.

&&

$$

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