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Wind Chill Advisory
NCZ053-063-090400-
/O.NEW.KGSP.WC.Y.0003.160210T0000Z-160210T1700Z/
/O.EXT.KGSP.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-160210T0000Z/
BUNCOMBE-SOUTHERN JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...CASHIERS
337 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST TUESDAY...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM TUESDAY TO NOON EST
WEDNESDAY ABOVE 3500 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A WIND CHILL ADVISORY ABOVE 3500 FEET...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
7 PM TUESDAY TO NOON EST WEDNESDAY.

* LOCATIONS...BUNCOMBE AND SOUTHERN JACKSON COUNTIES

* HAZARDS...AREAS OF SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW THROUGH TONIGHT.
ALSO...ROADS THAT BECOME WET THIS AFTERNOON MAY FREEZE
OVERNIGHT...CAUSING SLIPPERY CONDITIONS. IN ADDITION...
NORTHWEST WINDS COMBINED WITH TEMPERATURES IN THE SINGLE DIGITS
WILL RESULT IN WIND CHILL VALUES OF -5 TO -15 ABOVE 3500 FEET
TUESDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT. WIND
CHILL VALUES WILL FALL BELOW -5 DEGREES TUESDAY EVENING ACROSS
THE HIGH ELEVATIONS...AND CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF AROUND AN INCH IN THE
VALLEYS...BUT UP TO 3 INCHES IN HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

* IMPACTS...SNOW AND SNOW PACKED ROADS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS.
SNOW ACCUMULATION AND STRONG GUSTY WINDS COULD RESULT IN A FEW
DOWNED TREES. WIND CHILL VALUES OF LESS THAN -5 DEGREES WILL
MAKE IT DANGEROUS TO BE OUTSIDE ACROSS THE HIGH ELEVATIONS
TUESDAY NIGHT.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING INTO THE TEENS TO NEAR 20 TONIGHT.

* WINDS...WEST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...-5 TO -15 TUESDAY NIGHT IN ELEVATIONS ABOVE
3500 FEET.

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.

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.

&&

$$

Wind Chill Advisory
NCZ048>052-058-059-090400-
/O.CAN.KGSP.WS.A.0002.160209T1200Z-160211T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KGSP.WC.Y.0003.160210T0000Z-160210T1700Z/
/O.CON.KGSP.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-160209T1200Z/
MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARS HILL...MARSHALL...HOT SPRINGS...
BURNSVILLE...SPRUCE PINE...BRYSON CITY...WAYNESVILLE...CANTON...
LAKE JUNALUSKA...ROBBINSVILLE...CULLOWHEE...SYLVA
337 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
TUESDAY...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM TUESDAY TO NOON EST
WEDNESDAY ABOVE 3500 FEET...
...WINTER STORM WATCH IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A WIND CHILL ADVISORY ABOVE 3500 FEET...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
7 PM TUESDAY TO NOON EST WEDNESDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH HAS
BEEN CANCELLED.

* LOCATIONS...THE SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS
NEAR THE TENNESSEE BORDER.

* HAZARDS...PERIODS OF SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW THROUGH AT LEAST
TONIGHT. ALSO...ROADS THAT BECOME WET THIS AFTERNOON MAY FREEZE
OVERNIGHT...CAUSING SLIPPERY CONDITIONS. IN ADDITION...
NORTHWEST WINDS COMBINED WITH TEMPERATURES IN THE SINGLE DIGITS
WILL RESULT IN WIND CHILL VALUES OF -5 TO -15 ABOVE 3500 FEET
TUESDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT...WITH ACCUMULATION
OCCURRING MOST RAPIDLY THIS EVENING. HOWEVER...DEEP MOISTURE AND
STRENGTHENING NORTHWEST WINDS WILL STILL PRODUCE AT LEAST LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS AT TIMES FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
NIGHT. THE WINTER STORM WARNING MAY BE EXTENDED PAST TUESDAY
MORNING...OR A NEW WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL BE ISSUED BEFORE
THIS TIME. WIND CHILL VALUES WILL FALL BELOW -5 DEGREES TUESDAY
EVENING ACROSS THE HIGH ELEVATIONS...AND CONTINUE THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF GENERALLY 2 TO 5 INCHES...WITH
THE GREATEST ACCUMULATION POTENTIAL BEING ON WESTERN FACING
SLOPES. AREAS ALONG THE TENNESSEE BORDER MAY SEE UP TO 6 INCHES
BY TUESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...SNOW AND SNOW PACKED ROADS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
HAZARDOUS...ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE HIGH ELEVATIONS NEAR THE
TENNESSEE BORDER. SNOW ACCUMULATION AND STRONG GUSTY WINDS COULD
RESULT IN A FEW DOWNED TREES. WIND CHILL VALUES OF LESS THAN -5
DEGREES WILL MAKE IT DANGEROUS TO BE OUTSIDE ACROSS THE HIGH
ELEVATIONS TUESDAY NIGHT.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING INTO THE TEENS BY EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...-5 TO -15 TUESDAY NIGHT IN ELEVATIONS ABOVE
3500 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

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.

&&

$$

Winter Storm Warning
NCZ048>052-058-059-090400-
/O.CAN.KGSP.WS.A.0002.160209T1200Z-160211T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KGSP.WC.Y.0003.160210T0000Z-160210T1700Z/
/O.CON.KGSP.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-160209T1200Z/
MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARS HILL...MARSHALL...HOT SPRINGS...
BURNSVILLE...SPRUCE PINE...BRYSON CITY...WAYNESVILLE...CANTON...
LAKE JUNALUSKA...ROBBINSVILLE...CULLOWHEE...SYLVA
337 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
TUESDAY...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM TUESDAY TO NOON EST
WEDNESDAY ABOVE 3500 FEET...
...WINTER STORM WATCH IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A WIND CHILL ADVISORY ABOVE 3500 FEET...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
7 PM TUESDAY TO NOON EST WEDNESDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH HAS
BEEN CANCELLED.

* LOCATIONS...THE SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS
NEAR THE TENNESSEE BORDER.

* HAZARDS...PERIODS OF SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW THROUGH AT LEAST
TONIGHT. ALSO...ROADS THAT BECOME WET THIS AFTERNOON MAY FREEZE
OVERNIGHT...CAUSING SLIPPERY CONDITIONS. IN ADDITION...
NORTHWEST WINDS COMBINED WITH TEMPERATURES IN THE SINGLE DIGITS
WILL RESULT IN WIND CHILL VALUES OF -5 TO -15 ABOVE 3500 FEET
TUESDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT...WITH ACCUMULATION
OCCURRING MOST RAPIDLY THIS EVENING. HOWEVER...DEEP MOISTURE AND
STRENGTHENING NORTHWEST WINDS WILL STILL PRODUCE AT LEAST LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS AT TIMES FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
NIGHT. THE WINTER STORM WARNING MAY BE EXTENDED PAST TUESDAY
MORNING...OR A NEW WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL BE ISSUED BEFORE
THIS TIME. WIND CHILL VALUES WILL FALL BELOW -5 DEGREES TUESDAY
EVENING ACROSS THE HIGH ELEVATIONS...AND CONTINUE THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF GENERALLY 2 TO 5 INCHES...WITH
THE GREATEST ACCUMULATION POTENTIAL BEING ON WESTERN FACING
SLOPES. AREAS ALONG THE TENNESSEE BORDER MAY SEE UP TO 6 INCHES
BY TUESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...SNOW AND SNOW PACKED ROADS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
HAZARDOUS...ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE HIGH ELEVATIONS NEAR THE
TENNESSEE BORDER. SNOW ACCUMULATION AND STRONG GUSTY WINDS COULD
RESULT IN A FEW DOWNED TREES. WIND CHILL VALUES OF LESS THAN -5
DEGREES WILL MAKE IT DANGEROUS TO BE OUTSIDE ACROSS THE HIGH
ELEVATIONS TUESDAY NIGHT.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING INTO THE TEENS BY EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...-5 TO -15 TUESDAY NIGHT IN ELEVATIONS ABOVE
3500 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

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.

&&

$$

Winter Storm Watch
NCZ033-048>052-058-059-062-080500-
/O.NEW.KGSP.WW.Y.0005.160208T1100Z-160208T2300Z/
/O.NEW.KGSP.WS.A.0002.160208T2300Z-160211T1200Z/
AVERY-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-GRAHAM-
NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANNER ELK...NEWLAND...MARS HILL...
MARSHALL...HOT SPRINGS...BURNSVILLE...SPRUCE PINE...BRYSON CITY...
WAYNESVILLE...CANTON...LAKE JUNALUSKA...ROBBINSVILLE...
CULLOWHEE...SYLVA...FRANKLIN...HIGHLANDS
350 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM EST
MONDAY...
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM
TO 6 PM EST MONDAY. A WINTER STORM WATCH HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED.
THIS WINTER STORM WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS...THE SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS
NEAR THE TENNESSEE BORDER.

* HAZARDS...PERIODS OF SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW THROUGH TOMORROW.
ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL WILL LIKELY CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY
NIGHT. IN ADDITION...NORTHWEST WINDS COMBINED WITH TEMPERATURES
IN THE SINGLE DIGITS TO LOW TEENS MAY YIELD WIND CHILL VALUES
BETWEEN MINUS 5 TO MINUS 15 WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY MORNING.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP DURING THE PRE DAWN HOURS
MONDAY AND WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE REST OF THE DAY. DEEP
MOISTURE AND STRENGTHENING NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO
SUPPORT SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 3 INCHES. HIGHER
AMOUNTS WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS ALONG THE
TENNESSEE BORDER...WHILE ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE
CONSIDERABLY LIGHTER IN THE VALLEYS OF SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA.
SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO ACCUMULATE FROM MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...RESULTING IN AN ADDITIONAL 4 TO 8 INCHES.

* IMPACTS...SNOW AND SNOW PACKED ROADS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS.
SNOW ACCUMULATION AND STRONG GUSTY WINDS COULD RESULT IN
SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES AND DOWNED TREES.

* TEMPERATURES...GENERALLY BELOW FREEZING...WITH LOW TEMPERATURES
FALLING INTO THE SINGLE DIGITS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY MORNINGS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

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.

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.

&&

$$

Winter Weather Advisory
NCZ053-063-090400-
/O.NEW.KGSP.WC.Y.0003.160210T0000Z-160210T1700Z/
/O.EXT.KGSP.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-160210T0000Z/
BUNCOMBE-SOUTHERN JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...CASHIERS
337 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST TUESDAY...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM TUESDAY TO NOON EST
WEDNESDAY ABOVE 3500 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A WIND CHILL ADVISORY ABOVE 3500 FEET...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
7 PM TUESDAY TO NOON EST WEDNESDAY.

* LOCATIONS...BUNCOMBE AND SOUTHERN JACKSON COUNTIES

* HAZARDS...AREAS OF SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW THROUGH TONIGHT.
ALSO...ROADS THAT BECOME WET THIS AFTERNOON MAY FREEZE
OVERNIGHT...CAUSING SLIPPERY CONDITIONS. IN ADDITION...
NORTHWEST WINDS COMBINED WITH TEMPERATURES IN THE SINGLE DIGITS
WILL RESULT IN WIND CHILL VALUES OF -5 TO -15 ABOVE 3500 FEET
TUESDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT. WIND
CHILL VALUES WILL FALL BELOW -5 DEGREES TUESDAY EVENING ACROSS
THE HIGH ELEVATIONS...AND CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF AROUND AN INCH IN THE
VALLEYS...BUT UP TO 3 INCHES IN HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

* IMPACTS...SNOW AND SNOW PACKED ROADS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS.
SNOW ACCUMULATION AND STRONG GUSTY WINDS COULD RESULT IN A FEW
DOWNED TREES. WIND CHILL VALUES OF LESS THAN -5 DEGREES WILL
MAKE IT DANGEROUS TO BE OUTSIDE ACROSS THE HIGH ELEVATIONS
TUESDAY NIGHT.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING INTO THE TEENS TO NEAR 20 TONIGHT.

* WINDS...WEST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...-5 TO -15 TUESDAY NIGHT IN ELEVATIONS ABOVE
3500 FEET.

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.

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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