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Including the cities of Ingalls, Banner Elk, Newland, Faust,
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1052 PM EDT Tue Mar 20 2018
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT
* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 5
inches, with 4 to 6 inches along the immediate Tennessee
border, and localized 8 inches or higher along the highest
ridge tops. In addition, northwest winds will increase to 25
to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph along the higher ridges.
* WHERE...Western North Carolina mountain locations near the
* WHEN...From 8 PM this evening to 8 AM EDT Thursday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions. Tree
branches could fall. Expect significant reductions in
visibility at times. Scattered power outages will be possible.
A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you
must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency.
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.