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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... mixed precipitation. Spotty freezing drizzle will
continue across the warning area late today. Additional light
snow showers or sleet should return overnight from the
northwest. Additional accumulations of 1 to 2 inches of snow and
sleet are expected across the North Carolina mountains, with
lesser amounts across the Georgia and South Carolina mountains.

* Where... the mountains of South Carolina and northeast Georgia,
as well as the southern and central mountains of North
Carolina.

* When... until 2 PM EST Monday.

* Additional details... power outages and tree damage are likely
due to the combination of recent heavy wet snow and ice. Travel
could be nearly impossible in many locations, especially with
temperatures remaining below freezing in many areas. The
hazardous conditions should continue to impact the morning
commute on Monday.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet
and ice will continue to 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.