Avery County, North Carolina
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Winter Weather Advisory
NCZ033-048>052-058-059-270400-
/O.CON.KGSP.WW.Y.0025.141127T0500Z-141127T1700Z/
AVERY-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-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...ROBBINSVILLE...CULLOWHEE...SYLVA
226 PM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT TO NOON EST THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...THE TENNESSEE BORDER COUNTIES OF WESTERN NORTH
CAROLINA...AS WELL AS NORTHERN JACKSON COUNTY.

* HAZARDS...LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING ALONG WITH SUBFREEZING TEMPERATURES.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP FROM THE WEST
TONIGHT AND INTENSIFY DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS. THE SNOW
SHOWERS WILL GRADUALLY PARE BACK TOWARD THE TENNESSEE BORDER
THROUGH LATE THURSDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES...WITH THE
HIGHEST AMOUNTS ALONG THE RIDGE TOPS AND NEAR THE IMMEDIATE
TENNESSEE BORDER.

* IMPACTS...THE SNOWFALL WILL LIKELY ACCUMULATE ON ROADS
OVERNIGHT. AS TEMPERATURES FALL WELL BELOW FREEZING...HAZARDOUS
DRIVING CONDITIONS WILL RESULT.

* TEMPERATURES...MAINLY IN THE UPPER 20S THURSDAY MORNING.

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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