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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
1010 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

VAZ003-004-WVZ015-024>028-030>040-046-280600-
DICKENSON-BUCHANAN-KANAWHA-MINGO-LOGAN-BOONE-CLAY-BRAXTON-LEWIS-
HARRISON-TAYLOR-MCDOWELL-WYOMING-RALEIGH-FAYETTE-NICHOLAS-WEBSTER-
UPSHUR-BARBOUR-POCAHONTAS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLINTWOOD...GRUNDY...VANSANT...
CHARLESTON...SOUTH CHARLESTON...SAINT ALBANS...WILLIAMSON...
LOGAN...CHAPMANVILLE...MAN...MADISON...CLAY...SUTTON...GASSAWAY...
BURNSVILLE...WESTON...CLARKSBURG...BRIDGEPORT...GRAFTON...WELCH...
GARY...WAR...MULLENS...OCEANA...PINEVILLE...BECKLEY...OAK HILL...
FAYETTEVILLE...SUMMERSVILLE...RICHWOOD...CRAIGSVILLE...
WEBSTER SPRINGS...BUCKHANNON...PHILIPPI...BELINGTON...MARLINTON
1010 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

HERE IS A SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE...

LINGERING SNOW SHOWERS AND COLDER TEMPERATURES OVERNIGHT CAN
CAUSE A COATING OF SNOW TO ACCUMULATE...OR TURN ICY...ON UNTREATED
ROADS.

MOTORISTS NEED TO BE EXTRA CAUTIOUS OVERNIGHT. ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO
DRIVE SLOWER AND SAFER...IF CONDITIONS WARRANT.

$$

KTB

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
941 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

NCZ033-048>053-058-059-280900-
AVERY-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-GRAHAM-
NORTHERN JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANNER ELK...NEWLAND...ELK PARK...
CROSSNORE...SUGAR MOUNTAIN...MARS HILL...MARSHALL...HOT SPRINGS...
BURNSVILLE...SPRUCE PINE...BRYSON CITY...WAYNESVILLE...CANTON...
LAKE JUNALUSKA...ASHEVILLE...ROBBINSVILLE...CULLOWHEE...SYLVA
941 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT...

A COLD NORTHWEST WIND WILL CONTINUE TO FORCE THE DEVELOPMENT OF
SOME SNOW SHOWER ACTIVITY OVERNIGHT...MAINLY AT THE HIGHER
ELEVATIONS NEAR THE TENNESSEE BORDER. AN INCH OR TWO OF SNOW
ACCUMULATION IS POSSIBLE IN A FEW LOCATIONS...BEFORE THE SNOW
TAPERS OFF DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS. THIS COULD RESULT IN A
FEW SLICK SPOTS ON UNTREATED ROADS...SO BE CAREFUL WHEN DRIVING
ACROSS THE AREA LATE TONIGHT.

$$

PM

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
915 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

NCZ001-018-VAZ007-009>012-015-018>020-WVZ042>044-507-508-281300-
ASHE-WATAUGA-TAZEWELL-SMYTH-BLAND-GILES-WYTHE-GRAYSON-CRAIG-
ALLEGHANY VA-BATH-MERCER-SUMMERS-MONROE-EASTERN GREENBRIER-
WESTERN GREENBRIER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST JEFFERSON...BOONE...TAZEWELL...
MARION...BLAND...PEARISBURG...WYTHEVILLE...INDEPENDENCE...
WHITETOP...TROUTDALE...VOLNEY...NEW CASTLE...CLIFTON FORGE...
COVINGTON...HOT SPRINGS...BLUEFIELD...FLAT TOP...HINTON...HIX...
UNION...LEWISBURG...WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS...ALDERSON...QUINWOOD...
DUO...RAINELLE
915 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...SNOW SHOWERS TO CONTINUE OVERNIGHT AND EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...

A SURGE OF COLDER ARCTIC AIR INTO THE REGION WILL PROVIDE
PROGRESSIVELY COLDER TEMPERATURES AND UPSLOPE WESTERLY WINDS
OVERNIGHT AND EARLY FRIDAY MORNING. THIS IS RESULTING IN
INTERMITTENT SNOW SHOWERS THIS EVENING...AND THIS IS EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE OVERNIGHT AND INTO THE EARLY MORNING HOURS FRIDAY.

SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE MOST COMMON AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS AND ON
WEST FACING SLOPES OF THE MOUNTAINS. REPORTED SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
SO FAR THIS EVENING RANGE FROM TRACE AND DUSTING AMOUNTS ACROSS
BATH...SMYTH...AND GRAYSON COUNTIES IN
VIRGINIA...GREENBRIER...MONROE...SUMMERS...AND MERCER COUNTIES IN
WEST VIRGINIA...TO AROUND 1/2 INCH IN EASTERN TAZEWELL COUNTY
VIRGINIA...WHERE ROADS ARE BECOMING SNOW COVERED...TO MORE
WIDESPREAD 1 TO 2 INCH AMOUNTS ACROSS MUCH OF ASHE AND WATAUGA
COUNTIES IN NORTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA.

WITH COLDER AIR STEADILY MOVING INTO THE REGION
OVERNIGHT...UNTREATED ROADS AND SURFACES WILL LIKELY BECOME SNOW
COVERED...SLICK...AND HAZARDOUS.

AT THIS TIME...TOTAL NIGHTTIME SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO
REMAIN LESS THAN 2 INCHES...THUS AN ADVISORY DOES NOT APPEAR
WARRANTED AT THIS TIME. NONETHELESS...ADDITIONAL CAUTION SHOULD
BE EXERCISED IF TRAVELING TONIGHT OR EARLY FRIDAY MORNING IN THESE
AREAS.

$$

RAB

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