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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
1015 PM EST Thu Feb 27 2020

...SNOW SHOWERS EXPECTED TO BEGIN FRIDAY MORNING ACROSS THE NORTH
CAROLINA MOUNTAINS...

.A passing upper-level disturbance will spread snow showers back
into the North Carolina mountains starting tomorrow morning. Snow
showers may then occur at times through tomorrow night and into
Saturday morning. The snow could mix with rain at times in the
lower mountain valleys. The highest accumulations will occur along
the higher ridge tops, especially in and around the Great Smoky
Mountains and along the North Carolina/Tennessee border.

NCZ033-048>052-058-059-281200-
/O.CON.KGSP.WW.Y.0009.200228T1200Z-200229T1700Z/
Avery-Madison-Yancey-Mitchell-Swain-Haywood-Graham-
Northern Jackson-
Including the cities of Ingalls, Banner Elk, Newland, Faust,
Mars Hill, Marshall, Walnut, Allenstand, Hot Springs, Luck,
Swiss, Burnsville, Celo, Micaville, Ramseytown, Busick,
Spruce Pine, Poplar, Alarka, Almond, Bryson City, Luada, Wesser,
Waynesville, Waterville, Canton, Cruso, Cove Creek, Robbinsville,
Stecoah, Cullowhee, Tuckasegee, and Sylva
1015 PM EST Thu Feb 27 2020

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM FRIDAY TO
NOON EST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations from around an
  inch in the lowest mountain valleys to 2 to 4 inches at and
  above 3500 feet. Elevations above 5000 feet could see 6 to 8
  inches of snow.

* WHERE...The Tennessee border counties of the western North
  Carolina mountains, and also northern Jackson County.

* WHEN...From 7 AM Friday to noon EST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult, especially Friday
  night. The hazardous conditions could impact the evening
  commute on Friday and also Saturday morning travel as
  temperatures fall well into the 20s.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Slippery roadway and black ice conditions
  could linger well into Saturday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Allow extra travel time if you must travel. Slow down and use
caution while traveling.

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.

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.

&&

$$

HG



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
924 PM EST Thu Feb 27 2020

NCZ033-048>052-058-059-290230-
Avery-Madison-Yancey-Mitchell-Swain-Haywood-Graham-Northern Jackson-
924 PM EST Thu Feb 27 2020

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM FRIDAY TO NOON EST
SATURDAY...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for much of the mountains of
western North Carolina, especially near the Tennessee border.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Winter Weather Advisory.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters will be needed to relay snow reports on Friday.

$$



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