Winter Weather Advisory issued February 19 at 3:25PM EST until February 20 at 4:00PM EST by NWS Greenville-Spartanburg
Buncombe; Henderson; Polk Mountains; Rutherford Mountains; Transylvania
...WINTRY PRECIPITATION EXPECTED TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY ACROSS
MUCH OF THE CAROLINA MOUNTAINS...PORTIONS OF THE GEORGIA
MOUNTAINS...AND THE FOOTHILLS AND NORTHERN PIEDMONT OF NORTH
.A strong area of high pressure north of the region will bring
cold air southward across the western Carolinas through
Wednesday. Returning moisture will produce a wintry mix of
precipitation in some areas of the Blue Ridge mountains of
western North Carolina this afternoon into the evening. This will
begin to transition to freezing rain this evening, expanding to
include portions of the South Carolina and Georgia mountains as
well as the Interstate 40 corridor in the North Carolina Piedmont
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST
* WHAT...Mixed precipitation. Additional snow and sleet
accumulations of up to one inch and ice accumulations of one
tenth to one quarter inch.
* WHERE...The mountains of Greenville County South Carolina, and
in North Carolina, the mountains of Polk and Rutherford
Counties, as well as Henderson, Buncombe, and Transylvania
Counties, especially in locations close to the Continental
* WHEN...Until 4 PM EST Wednesday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The
hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening
A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
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.