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Winter Weather Advisory

Statement as of 1:56 PM EST on February 26, 2015

Expires 10:00 AM EST on February 27, 2015


... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 9 PM this evening
through 10 am EST Friday...

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for black ice... which is in effect from 9 PM
this evening through 10 am EST Friday.

* Locations... the southern sandhills and southern coastal
plain... including Wadesboro... Rockingham... Raeford...
Fayetteville... Clinton... and Goldsboro.

* Hazard types... although the advised area didn't receive any
accumulating snow... there was a significant amount of rain... and
any areas where rainwater runoff drains onto the Road may result
in localized areas of black ice once the temperature falls below
freezing this evening.

* Timing... from mid-evening through late morning Friday.

* Impacts... freezing of rainwater runoff on area roads will
result in localized icy conditions tonight and Friday morning.
In addition... walkways and sidewalks may be slippery and
dangerous to walk on.

* Temperatures... readings will drop below freezing by 9 PM this
evening... and won't rise above freezing until 10 am Friday. Low
temperatures will bottom out in the mid to upper 20s.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Its often hard to see or recognize black ice ahead of you... so be
sure to take it easy and drive slower... leave plenty of following
distance... and exercise extreme caution.





Record Report

Statement as of 2:43 AM EST on February 26, 2015


... Record daily maximum snowfall set at Piedmont triad Intl Airport
NC...

A record snowfall of 3.0 inches was set at Piedmont triad Intl
Airport NC yesterday... February 25th. This breaks the old record of
0.6 set in 1964.


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 12:18 PM EST on February 26, 2015


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 18
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation
is extended to Highway departments... cooperative observers... Skywarn
spotters and media for these reports. This summary is also available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/Raleigh.

********************Storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

North Carolina

... Alamance County...
   1 se Graham 9.0 800 am 2/26
   1 S Saxapahaw 8.5 932 am 2/26
   Burlington 7.5 745 am 2/26
   Snow Camp 7.0 600 am 2/26
   Graham 7.0 920 am 2/26
   9 SSE Haw River 6.0 745 am 2/26
   2 S Burlington 6.0 800 am 2/26
   Swepsonville 6.0 825 am 2/26

... Chatham County...
   6 NE Pittsboro 6.3 800 am 2/26
   Pittsboro 5.0 822 am 2/26
   Siler City 4.5 823 am 2/26
   5 WSW Pittsboro 3.9 700 am 2/26
   8 WNW Cary 3.1 830 am 2/26
   4 SW Pittsboro 3.0 700 am 2/26
   4 N Goldston 2.5 700 am 2/26

... Davidson County...
   Thomasville 5.5 930 am 2/26
   7 se Clemmons 5.5 830 am 2/26
   Arcadia 5.5 414 am 2/26
   Lexington 5.0 735 am 2/26
   4 WNW High Point 5.0 807 am 2/26

... Durham County...
   7 NNW Durham 8.0 700 am 2/26
   4 NW Durham 7.5 720 am 2/26
   3 se Chapel HIll 7.5 700 am 2/26
   Bahama 7.0 745 am 2/26
   4 NNW Durham 7.0 650 am 2/26
   1 NW Durham 6.2 700 am 2/26
   Durham 6.2 900 am 2/26
   5 NW Durham 6.0 800 am 2/26
   4 S Durham 5.1 700 am 2/26

... Edgecombe County...
   Whitakers 5.0 900 am 2/26
   Tarboro 4.0 1000 am 2/26

... Forsyth County...
   Kernersville 5.0 900 am 2/26
   2 SSW Winston-Salem 4.8 700 am 2/26
   4 SSW Winston-Salem 4.3 800 am 2/26
   4 N Lewisville 4.3 650 am 2/26

... Franklin County...
   1 E Youngsville 6.7 700 am 2/26
   3 NE Youngsville 6.5 815 am 2/26
   4 NNE Purnell 6.3 715 am 2/26
   4 se Youngsville 6.0 700 am 2/26
   3 W Louisburg 4.7 650 am 2/26

... Granville County...
   2 E Oxford 8.0 1000 am 2/26
   3 WSW Oxford 7.6 700 am 2/26
   Stem 7.5 800 am 2/26
   Butner 6.5 623 am 2/26

... Guilford County...
   5 NNE Greensboro 7.4 700 am 2/26
   Oak Ridge 7.1 940 am 2/26
   Climax 7.0 435 am 2/26
   2 SSW Oak Ridge 7.0 730 am 2/26
   Stokesdale 6.5 850 am 2/26
   Piedmont triad apt 6.4 800 am 2/26
   1 WNW Greensboro 6.3 700 am 2/26
   3 NW Browns Summit 5.9 700 am 2/26
   Greensboro 5.5 1152 am 2/26
   Summerfield 5.5 530 am 2/26
   High Point 4.8 755 am 2/26

... Halifax County...
   NNW Littleton 7.2 700 am 2/26
   Littleton 7.2 700 am 2/26
   2 NNW Roanoke Rapids 6.0 800 am 2/26
   1 N Roanoke Rapids 6.0 830 am 2/26
   Roanoke Rapids 5.5 613 am 2/26

... Harnett County...
   4 SSW Angier 0.3 600 am 2/26 mostly sleet.
   Lillington 0.1 800 am 2/26 snow and sleet

... Johnston County...
   4 NNE Clayton 3.0 600 am 2/26
   Emit 2.5 900 am 2/26
   6 N Smithfield 2.2 725 am 2/26 mixture of snow/sleet.
   6 N Coats Crossroads 2.0 925 am 2/26
   9 S Zebulon 1.5 600 am 2/26
   5 ESE Clayton 1.3 800 am 2/26
   6 SSE Clayton 1.0 700 am 2/26

... Lee County...
   5 NE Sanford 2.5 900 am 2/26
   8 NE Carthage 2.0 800 am 2/26
   Sanford 1.5 710 am 2/26

... Montgomery County...
   5 WSW Steeds 4.0 700 am 2/26
   Troy 3.0 700 am 2/26

... Moore County...
   Carthage 1.0 1116 PM 2/25

... Nash County...
   Red Oak 6.0 1000 am 2/26
   4 SW Spring Hope 5.0 300 am 2/26
   Nashville 5.0 720 am 2/26

... Orange County...
   Hillsborough 8.0 730 am 2/26
   5 N Efland 7.5 705 am 2/26
   2 S Hillsborough 7.5 800 am 2/26
   4 NNW Efland 7.5 700 am 2/26
   9 NE Hillsborough 7.0 700 am 2/26
   8 NW Durham 7.0 800 am 2/26
   6 NNW Hillsborough 7.0 700 am 2/26
   2 NNW Chapel HIll 6.0 700 am 2/26
   7 NW Hillsborough 6.0 700 am 2/26
   Teer 5.7 833 am 2/26
   4 WSW Chapel HIll 5.0 730 am 2/26
   2 NE Chapel HIll 4.5 800 am 2/26

... Person County...
   5 N Roxboro 9.0 623 am 2/26
   4 NNW Roxboro 8.1 550 am 2/26
   9 N Roxboro 7.8 515 am 2/26
   2 N Surl 7.3 851 am 2/26

... Randolph County...
   Ulah 8.0 930 am 2/26
   Asheboro 7.0 130 am 2/26
   Liberty 6.0 415 am 2/26
   6 E Gordontown 4.5 330 am 2/26
   6 ENE Seagrove 3.5 745 am 2/26

... Sampson County...
   4 ENE Clinton T 849 am 2/26

... Vance County...
   Henderson 9.0 710 am 2/26
   4 N Henderson 8.0 800 am 2/26
   3 NNE Henderson 7.0 700 am 2/26

... Wake County...
   Wake Forest 6.5 515 am 2/26
   3 W Raleigh 6.1 620 am 2/26
   4 NNW Raleigh 6.1 700 am 2/26
   6 W Falls Lake 5.5 720 am 2/26
   4 SW Wake Forest 5.3 745 am 2/26
   5 WSW Falls Lake 5.2 630 am 2/26
   rdu international Ai 5.1 800 am 2/26
   2 NNE Raleigh 5.0 700 am 2/26
   Morrisville 5.0 608 am 2/26
   5 NNW Raleigh 4.8 616 am 2/26
   1 WSW CArpenter 4.5 920 am 2/26
   7 NNE Raleigh 4.4 700 am 2/26
   3 ENE Raleigh 4.0 700 am 2/26
   1 NNE apex 4.0 800 am 2/26
   6 ENE Raleigh 4.0 700 am 2/26
   1 WNW apex 3.5 750 am 2/26
   NNW Cary 3.5 800 am 2/26
   2 SSW Morrisville 3.5 400 am 2/26
   4 WSW Cary 3.4 800 am 2/26
   4 SW Raleigh 3.2 600 am 2/26 NWS Raleigh office.
   2 E apex 3.0 830 am 2/26
   1 S Cary 2.5 800 am 2/26
   3 E apex 2.5 700 am 2/26
   2 SW apex 2.4 818 am 2/26
   3 ESE Cary 2.4 726 am 2/26
   6 ESE apex 2.0 700 am 2/26
   4 W apex 1.9 700 am 2/26
   1 NE Holly Springs 1.8 941 am 2/26 NWS employee report
   3 S Cary 1.6 630 am 2/26
   3 SSE Garner 0.5 800 am 2/26

... Warren County...
   Warrenton 9.0 945 am 2/26
   4 se Warrenton 9.0 1100 am 2/26
   5 N Norlina 9.0 700 am 2/26
   wise 8.0 1100 am 2/26
   Macon 7.0 1100 am 2/26

... Wayne County...
   Fremont 1.5 800 am 2/26
   5 se Kenly 1.0 800 am 2/26
   4 NNW Goldsboro 0.1 700 am 2/26
   Pikeville 0.1 922 PM 2/25
   Goldsboro T 800 am 2/26

... Wilson County...
   3 NNW Wilson 2.5 700 am 2/26
   Wilson 2.0 850 am 2/26
   4 SW Sims 1.6 800 am 2/26


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