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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
930 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...AREAS OF BLACK ICE TONIGHT...

.VERY COLD TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED OVERNIGHT. THIS COMBINED WITH
WET ROADWAYS ACROSS THE REGION WILL LEAD TO AREAS OF BLACK ICE
DEVELOPING OVERNIGHT.

NCZ033-035>037-048>053-056>059-062>065-068>072-082-501>510-061030-
/O.NEW.KGSP.WW.Y.0017.150306T0230Z-150306T1700Z/
AVERY-ALEXANDER-IREDELL-DAVIE-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-
HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-CATAWBA-ROWAN-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-
SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-HENDERSON-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-GASTON-
MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION-CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-GREATER CALDWELL-
BURKE MOUNTAINS-GREATER BURKE-MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-EASTERN MCDOWELL-
RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS-GREATER RUTHERFORD-POLK MOUNTAINS-
EASTERN POLK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANNER ELK...NEWLAND...ELK PARK...
CROSSNORE...SUGAR MOUNTAIN...BETHLEHEM...TAYLORSVILLE...
STONY POINT...STATESVILLE...MOORESVILLE...MOCKSVILLE...
MARS HILL...MARSHALL...HOT SPRINGS...BURNSVILLE...SPRUCE PINE...
BRYSON CITY...WAYNESVILLE...CANTON...LAKE JUNALUSKA...ASHEVILLE...
HICKORY...NEWTON...ST. STEPHENS...SALISBURY...ROBBINSVILLE...
CULLOWHEE...SYLVA...FRANKLIN...HIGHLANDS...CASHIERS...BREVARD...
HENDERSONVILLE...FLETCHER...EAST FLAT ROCK...ETOWAH...SHELBY...
KINGS MOUNTAIN...LINCOLNTON...GASTONIA...CHARLOTTE...CONCORD...
KANNAPOLIS...MONROE...INDIAN TRAIL...WEDDINGTON...TRINITY
930 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLACK ICE...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL
NOON EST FRIDAY.

* LOCATIONS...MOST OF THE NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS...FOOTHILLS AND
  PIEDMONT.

* HAZARDS...AREAS OF BLACK ICE ON ROADWAYS AND OTHER HARD
  SURFACES.

* TIMING...DEVELOPING TONIGHT AND CONTINUING THROUGH FRIDAY
  MORNING.

* IMPACTS...POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING INTO THE UPPER TEENS TO MID 20S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLACK ICE MEANS THAT REFREEZING OF
ROADS WILL OCCUR...RESULTING IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF WIDESPREAD
BLACK ICE. BE PREPARED FOR VERY SLIPPERY ROADWAYS. SOME ROADS THAT
APPEAR CLEAR MAY BE COVERED BY A THIN LAYER OF ICE.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
758 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...COLD WIND CHILLS ALONG WITH AREAS OF BLACK ICE OVERNIGHT...

.ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE REGION IN THE WAKE OF
THE WINTER STORM OVERNIGHT ALLOWING TEMPERATURES TO FALL INTO THE
SINGLE DIGITS ACROSS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS. THESE VERY COLD
TEMPERATURES COMBINED WITH NORTHWEST WINDS OF 10 TO 15 MPH WILL
CREATE VERY LOW WIND CHILLS ACROSS THE VIRGINIA HIGHLANDS AND
GREENBRIER VALLEY. IN ADDITION...THE REFREEZING OF RESIDUAL WATER
WILL MAKE FOR AREAS OF BLACK ICE OVERNIGHT.

NCZ001>006-018>020-060900-
/O.NEW.KRNK.WW.Y.0021.150306T0200Z-150306T1700Z/
ASHE-ALLEGHANY NC-SURRY-STOKES-ROCKINGHAM-CASWELL-WATAUGA-WILKES-
YADKIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST JEFFERSON...SPARTA...DOBSON...
DANBURY...EDEN...YANCEYVILLE...BOONE...WILKESBORO...YADKINVILLE
758 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLACK ICE...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON
EST FRIDAY.

* LOCATIONS...NORTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA.

* HAZARD TYPES...BLACK ICE.

* TIMING...OVERNIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...SLICK ROADS MAKING FOR HAZARDOUS TRAVEL.

* TEMPERATURES...DROPPING INTO THE TEENS TO AROUND 20.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT AREAS OF BLACK ICE WILL
CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS
AND...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
401 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...RISK OF WINTRY PRECIPITATION ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL NORTH
CAROLINA THROUGH THIS EVENING WILL GIVE WAY TO A BLACK ICE THREAT
AREAWIDE LATE TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING...

.A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CONTINUE MOVING SOUTH OF THE AREA
THROUGH TONIGHT. COLDER AIR WILL ALLOW RAIN TO SWITCH TO A WINTRY
MIX ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA... LASTING THROUGH THIS
EVENING. AFTER MIDNIGHT... AS TEMPERATURES DROP BELOW FREEZING...
BLACK ICE WILL DEVELOP AREAWIDE... AND WILL POSE A TRAVEL HAZARD
THROUGH MUCH OF FRIDAY MORNING.

NCZ007>011-021>028-038>043-078-060515-
/O.EXT.KRAH.WW.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-150306T1700Z/
PERSON-GRANVILLE-VANCE-WARREN-HALIFAX-FORSYTH-GUILFORD-ALAMANCE-
ORANGE-DURHAM-FRANKLIN-NASH-EDGECOMBE-DAVIDSON-RANDOLPH-CHATHAM-
WAKE-JOHNSTON-WILSON-WAYNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROXBORO...OXFORD...BUTNER...CREEDMOOR...
HENDERSON...NORLINA...WARRENTON...ROANOKE RAPIDS...
WINSTON-SALEM...GREENSBORO...HIGH POINT...BURLINGTON...GRAHAM...
CHAPEL HILL...CARRBORO...DURHAM...LOUISBURG...FRANKLINTON...
NASHVILLE...RED OAK...SHARPSBURG...SPRING HOPE...ROCKY MOUNT...
LEXINGTON...THOMASVILLE...ASHEBORO...ARCHDALE...TRINITY...
SILER CITY...PITTSBORO...RALEIGH...CARY...SMITHFIELD...CLAYTON...
SELMA...BENSON...WILSON...GOLDSBORO
401 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS...ALONG AND NORTH OF HIGHWAY 64...INCLUDING ALL OF THE
  TRIAD AND TRIANGLE... ROXBORO... ROCKY MOUNT... AND ROANOKE
  RAPIDS... AS WELL AS WAYNE AND JOHNSTON COUNTIES.

* HAZARD TYPES...A LIGHT WINTRY MIXTURE OF MAINLY SLEET... WITH A
  LITTLE FREEZING RAIN AND WET SNOW THIS EVENING... AND BLACK ICE
  ON SIDEWALKS AND ROADS OVERNIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ICE ACCUMULATIONS MAY REACH A TRACE TO A FEW
  HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH... WHILE ACCUMULATIONS OF SLEET AND WET
  SNOW MAY APPROACH A HALF INCH.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL TRANSITION TO A WINTRY MIX FROM NORTH TO
  SOUTH BETWEEN 4 PM AND 7 PM... AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE EVENING
  BEFORE PRECIPITATION ENDS FROM WEST TO EAST TOWARD MIDNIGHT.
  THEN... AFTER MIDNIGHT... TEMPERATURES WILL DROP BELOW
  FREEZING... CAUSING ANY WETNESS ON ROADS AND SIDEWALKS TO FREEZE
  INTO BLACK ICE. READINGS ARE LIKELY TO STAY BELOW FREEZING UNTIL
  LATE MORNING FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

* WINDS...NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...LOWS TONIGHT WILL BE IN THE UPPER TEENS TO MID
  20S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED BECAUSE PERIODS OF
WINTRY PRECIPITATION WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS
THIS EVENING. AFTER MIDNIGHT... WET ROADS AND COLD TEMPERATURES
WILL RESULT IN AREAS OF BLACK ICE ON ROADS AND SIDEWALKS.
MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE EXTREME CAUTION TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY
MORNING...ESPECIALLY AT INTERSECTIONS... ONRAMPS AND
OFFRAMPS...BRIDGES... AND OVERPASSES... WHERE ACCIDENTS ARE MOST
LIKELY.

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
401 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...RISK OF WINTRY PRECIPITATION ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL NORTH
CAROLINA THROUGH THIS EVENING WILL GIVE WAY TO A BLACK ICE THREAT
AREAWIDE LATE TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING...

.A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CONTINUE MOVING SOUTH OF THE AREA
THROUGH TONIGHT. COLDER AIR WILL ALLOW RAIN TO SWITCH TO A WINTRY
MIX ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA... LASTING THROUGH THIS
EVENING. AFTER MIDNIGHT... AS TEMPERATURES DROP BELOW FREEZING...
BLACK ICE WILL DEVELOP AREAWIDE... AND WILL POSE A TRAVEL HAZARD
THROUGH MUCH OF FRIDAY MORNING.

NCZ073>077-083>086-088-089-060515-
/O.EXB.KRAH.WW.Y.0012.150306T0500Z-150306T1500Z/
STANLY-MONTGOMERY-MOORE-LEE-HARNETT-ANSON-RICHMOND-SCOTLAND-HOKE-
CUMBERLAND-SAMPSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBEMARLE...TROY...BISCOE...
MOUNT GILEAD...SOUTHERN PINES...PINEHURST...ABERDEEN...
SEVEN LAKES...SANFORD...DUNN...ERWIN...ANGIER...LILLINGTON...
WADESBORO...POLKTON...ROCKINGHAM...HAMLET...EAST ROCKINGHAM...
LAURINBURG...RAEFORD...ROCKFISH...SILVER CITY...FAYETTEVILLE...
CLINTON
401 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
10 AM EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLACK ICE...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT TO 10 AM EST FRIDAY.

* LOCATIONS...MUCH OF THE SANDHILLS AND SOUTHERN COASTAL PLAIN...
  INCLUDING SOUTHERN PINES... FAYETTEVILLE... CLINTON...
  ALBEMARLE... AND SURROUNDING AREAS.

* HAZARD TYPES...BLACK ICE ON SIDEWALKS AND ROADS.

* TIMING...TEMPERATURES WILL DROP BELOW FREEZING BETWEEN MIDNIGHT
  AND 2 AM ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA... CAUSING ANY
  WETNESS ON ROADS AND SIDEWALKS TO FREEZE. READINGS ARE LIKELY TO
  STAY BELOW FREEZING UNTIL MID MORNING FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...LOWS TONIGHT WILL BE 25 TO 30.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED BECAUSE WET ROADS AND
COLD TEMPERATURES WILL RESULT IN AREAS OF BLACK ICE ON ROADS AND
SIDEWALKS. MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE EXTREME CAUTION TONIGHT INTO
FRIDAY MORNING... ESPECIALLY AT INTERSECTIONS... ONRAMPS AND
OFFRAMPS... BRIDGES... AND OVERPASSES... WHERE ACCIDENTS ARE MOST
LIKELY.

&&

$$

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