SWAIN County, North Carolina
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Winter Weather Advisory
NCZ051-052-058-059-271700-
/O.CON.KGSP.WW.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-141127T1700Z/
SWAIN-HAYWOOD-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRYSON CITY...WAYNESVILLE...CANTON...
LAKE JUNALUSKA...ROBBINSVILLE...CULLOWHEE...SYLVA
403 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY
ABOVE 3500 FEET...

* LOCATIONS...THE HIGH ELEVATIONS OF THE SMOKIES...BALSAMS...AND
OTHER HIGH ELEVATION AREAS NEAR THE TENNESSEE BORDER. OCCASIONAL
FLURRIES OR SNOW SHOWERS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE VALLEYS...BUT
LITTLE OR NO ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED.

* HAZARDS...LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS. PATCHY BLACK ICE COULD ALSO
DEVELOP IN THE VALLEYS.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS WILL REDEVELOP OVER THE HIGH TERRAIN BY
MID-MORNING...AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 4 INCHES...WITH
LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...THE SNOWFALL COMBINED WITH FREEZING TEMPERATURES WILL
LIKELY RESULT IN SLICK SPOTS ON HIGH ELEVATION ROADS. AS
TEMPERATURES FALL BELOW FREEZING IN THE VALLEYS THIS MORNING...
DAMP ROADS FROM THIS MORNINGS PRECIPITATION COULD FREEZE IN
SOME SPOTS.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 20S.

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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