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North Carolina, Burke Mountains

Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 4:30 AM EST on February 14, 2016


... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 6 PM this evening to
midnight EST Monday night...

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued
a Winter Storm Warning for snow... sleet... and freezing
rain... which is in effect from 6 PM this evening to midnight EST
Monday night. The Winter Storm Watch is no longer in effect.

* Locations... the eastern slopes of the northern Blue Ridge in the
North Carolina mountains... and the adjacent foothills.

* Hazards... snow... mixing with and changing over to sleet and
freezing rain.

* Timing... snow will begin Sunday evening and continue through
Monday morning. The precipitation will begin to mix with sleet
midday Monday and eventually change over to freezing rain by
early evening. Temperatures are expected to warm freezing above
late Monday evening.

* Accumulations... snow and sleet accumulations of 2 to 4 inches
across the foothills and 4 to 6 inches nearer the higher
terrain. Sleet accumulations could reach one half to one
inch... with an additional one tenth to one quarter inch of
freezing rain possible.

* Winds... east around 10 mph... becoming southerly at the higher
elevations with gusts to 35 mph.

* Impacts... accumulations of snow... sleet... and freezing rain will
result in hazardous travel conditions and power outages.

* Temperatures... mainly in the 20s but rising above freezing
Monday evening.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow...
sleet... and ice are expected or occurring. This will make travel
very hazardous or impossible... and power outages are likely.

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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Alabama - Freeze Warning , Public Information Statement
Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Record Report
Arizona - Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
California - High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
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Michigan - Record Report
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Mississippi - Flood Warning
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New York - Wind Chill Warning , Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
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South Carolina - Flood Warning , Winter Storm Watch
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