Buncombe County, North Carolina
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Winter Weather Advisory
NCZ033-048>053-058-059-050400-
/O.NEW.KGSP.WW.Y.0016.150305T1100Z-150305T2300Z/
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
249 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM EST
THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW.
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM EST THURSDAY.

* LOCATIONS...THE NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS ADJACENT TO TENNESSEE
AND PORTIONS OF THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS.

* HAZARDS...ACCUMULATIONS OF FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL DEVELOP OVERNIGHT WHICH WILL TURN TO FREEZING
RAIN EARLY THURSDAY MORNING OVER THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS WITH
FREEZING RAIN DEVELOPING ELSEWHERE BY MIDDAY. SLEET AND SNOW
WILL ALSO OCCUR DURING THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON HOURS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ICE ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE ONE-TENTH TO TWO-
TENTHS OVER THE TENNESSEE BORDER COUNTIES...WITH LESS THAN ONE-
TENTH ELSEWHERE. SLEET AND SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE 1 TO 2
INCHES IN THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS WITH LESS THAN 1 INCH
ELSEWHERE.

* IMPACTS...THE ICE AND SNOW WILL CREATE SLIPPERY ROADWAYS.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING WELL INTO THE 20S.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY 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.

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.

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