Statement as of 3:26 AM EST on January 17, 2018
Expires 9:00 PM EST on January 17, 2018
... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 9 PM EST this
* what... snow is expected to overspread the region through mid-
morning. The snow may become heavy from late morning into the
afternoon. The snow is expected to begin as a mixture of snow
and rain before changing to snow along the coastal plain. Travel
will become very difficult to impossible. Storm total snow
accumulations of 3 to 6 inches are expected.
* Where... the eastern Piedmont, sandhills, and northern coastal
* When... until 9 PM EST this evening.
* Additional details... be prepared for significant reductions in
visibility at times.In addition, it will turn bitterly cold
through tonight with lows in the teens.
A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected. If you must travel, keep an extra
flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. The latest Road conditions for North Carolina can be
found online at drivenc.Gov.