Statement as of 4:31 AM EDT on March 20, 2018
Expires 8:00 AM EDT on March 22, 2018
... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 8 PM this evening to 8 am
* 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 better 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.
Statement as of 5:32 AM EDT on March 20, 2018
Expires 10:00 AM EDT on March 20, 2018
... Dense fog advisory in effect until 10 am EDT this morning...
The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued
a dense fog advisory, which is in effect until 10 am EDT this
* Locations... the western Carolinas and northeast Georgia.
* Visibility... one-quarter mile or less in dense fog.
* Impacts... limited visibilities will make travel difficult. The
visibility may change greatly over short distances.
A dense fog advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one quarter mile. If driving, slow down, use
your low beam headlights and fog lamps. Leave plenty of distance
between your car and other vehicles.
Statement as of 5:01 AM EDT on March 20, 2018
Expires 9:30 AM EDT on March 20, 2018
501 am EDT Tue Mar 20 2018
... Patchy dense fog forming across the western Carolinas and
northeast Georgia this morning...
Drier air aloft moving in over very moist near-ground conditions
is producing patchy dense fog across the western Carolinas and
northeast Georgia this morning. Light winds around the region will
allow the visibility in fog to fall below one-quarter mile in
some locations, and the dense fog could persist past daybreak.
Allow extra travel time and stopping distance if driving this
morning. Use low-beam headlights and fog lamps to improve your
visibility while driving. The fog should dissipate after 9 am.