HIDE Winter Storm Warning issued March 23 at 9:48PM EDT until March 25 at 12:00PM EDT by NWS Greenville-Spartanburg
...WINTRY PRECIPITATION EXPECTED ACROSS THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS OF
NORTH CAROLINA THIS WEEKEND...
.A cold air mass will be in place across the area this weekend. A
low pressure system will move in from the northwest bringing
moisture and precipitation to the area. The precipitation will
initially fall as snow early Saturday across the northern
mountains, transitioning to a wintry mix and then freezing rain
late Saturday into Saturday night.
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT SUNDAY...
* WHAT...Heavy mixed precipitation expected. Total snow
accumulations of 1 to 3 inches, with localized amounts up to 7
inches, and ice accumulations of around one tenth are expected.
* WHERE...Avery, Yancey and Mitchell Counties.
* WHEN...Until noon EDT Sunday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions.
Expect significant reductions in visibility at times.
Counties Affected: Avery; Mitchell; Yancey
Issued by: NWS Greenville-Spartanburg (Western North Carolina and Northwest South Carolina) HIDE