McDowell County, North Carolina
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Wind Advisory
NCZ035-048-051-052-058-059-062-501>506-011045-
/O.CON.KGSP.WI.Y.0015.141101T0400Z-141102T0000Z/
ALEXANDER-MADISON-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-
CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-GREATER CALDWELL-BURKE MOUNTAINS-GREATER BURKE-
MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-EASTERN MCDOWELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BETHLEHEM...TAYLORSVILLE...
STONY POINT...MARS HILL...MARSHALL...HOT SPRINGS...BRYSON CITY...
WAYNESVILLE...CANTON...LAKE JUNALUSKA...ROBBINSVILLE...
CULLOWHEE...SYLVA...FRANKLIN...HIGHLANDS
1040 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS.

* HAZARDS...STRONG WINDS MAY BLOW DOWN TREES AND LIMBS PRODUCING
SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES.

* TIMING...MAINLY LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Winter Weather Advisory
GAZ010-017-NCZ053-059-062>065-501-503-505-011045-
/O.CON.KGSP.WW.Y.0022.000000T0000Z-141102T0000Z/
RABUN-HABERSHAM-BUNCOMBE-NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-
TRANSYLVANIA-HENDERSON-CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-BURKE MOUNTAINS-
MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLAYTON...PINE MOUNTAIN...
MOUNTAIN CITY...CORNELIA...DEMOREST...CLARKESVILLE...ASHEVILLE...
CULLOWHEE...SYLVA...FRANKLIN...HIGHLANDS...CASHIERS...BREVARD...
HENDERSONVILLE...FLETCHER...EAST FLAT ROCK...ETOWAH
1043 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT
SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTHEAST GEORGIA AND PORTIONS OF
THE NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS.

* HAZARDS...ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL.

* TIMING...RAIN SHOWERS THIS EVENING WILL CHANGE OVER TO SNOW
OVERNIGHT AS SNOW LEVELS DROP TO THE VALLEY FLOORS BY DAYBREAK
SATURDAY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS WILL LIKELY LINGER THROUGH THE
DAY ON SATURDAY...BEFORE ENDING SATURDAY EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 3 INCHES.

* IMPACTS...THE WET SNOW COMBINED WITH VERY WINDY CONDITIONS COULD
PRODUCE ISOLATED TREE AND POWER LINE DAMAGE. ROAD SURFACES MAY
SEE SLIGHTLY LESS SNOW ACCUMULATION...BUT BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES
MAY BECOME SNOW COVERED AND ICY.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING INTO THE UPPER 20S TO LOWER 30S.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE
TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED
VISIBILITIES LATE FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...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. ADDITIONAL DETAILS CAN BE FOUND AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GSP.

&&

$$
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