Statement as of 5:51 AM EST on January 17, 2018
Expires 7:00 AM EST on January 18, 2018
... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 7 am EST this
... Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect from 10 am this morning
to 7 am EST Thursday above 3500 feet...
* what... snow occurring. Very cold wind chills expected above
3500 feet. Plan on slippery Road conditions, including during
the morning commute. Additional snow accumulations of up to
one inch are expected. Above 3500 feet, expect wind chills to
range from 5 above zero to 15 below zero.
* Where... Swain, Haywood and Graham counties.
* When... for the Winter Weather Advisory, until 7 am EST this
morning. For the Wind Chill Advisory, from 10 am this morning
to 7 am EST Thursday.
* Additional details... be prepared for reduced visibilities at
times. The cold wind chills will cause frostbite in as little
as 30 minutes to exposed skin.
A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will
combine to create low wind chills. Frost bite and hypothermia can
occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and
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.