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Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 3:04 PM EST Dec. 9, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning now in effect until 2 PM EST Monday...

* what... heavy mixed precipitation. Lingering light snow, sleet,
and freezing rain will transition back to snow showers and sleet
overnight. An additional 2 to 4 inches of snow and sleet will
be possible overnight in the mountains, with an inch or less
across the foothills. Up to a tenth of an inch of ice from
freezing rain is possible early. Winds may gust to 20 to 30 mph
at times.

* Where... the northern mountains and foothills, and the northwest
Piedmont, of western North Carolina.

* When... until 2 PM EST Monday.

* Additional details... heavy wet snow showers, sleet, and light
icing, along with gusty winds, will result in numerous
additional power outages. Travel could remain nearly impossible.
The hazardous conditions will continue to impact the morning
commute on Monday.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet
and ice will make travel very hazardous or impossible.

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.