HIDE Wind Chill Advisory issued January 21 at 2:57AM EST until January 21 at 10:00AM EST by NWS Greenville-Spartanburg
...BITTER WIND CHILLS CONTINUE THIS MORNING...
.Windy conditions combined with very cold temperatures will
produce bitter wind chills this morning.
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS
* WHAT...Very cold wind chills as low as 15 below zero expected.
* WHERE...Most of the mountains of western North Carolina.
* WHEN...Until 10 AM EST this morning.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The cold wind chills could cause
frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.
HIDE Special Weather Statement issued January 20 at 7:37PM EST by NWS Greenville-Spartanburg
..PATCHY BLACK ICE ACROSS THE NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS
An extremely cold arctic air mass will persist across the
North Carolina mountains overnight. With the recent rainfall and
snow melt, along with quickly freezing temperatures earlier
today, isolated areas of black ice will persist through mid
morning Monday. Untreated roads will be slippery in some
locations. Caution is advised for anyone planning to travel
overnight across the mountains of North Carolina.
HIDE High Wind Warning issued January 20 at 7:24PM EST until January 21 at 7:00AM EST by NWS Greenville-Spartanburg
...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS CONTINUE ACROSS MUCH OF THE WESTERN
.Gusty mountain winds will persist into tonight. Damaging gusts
are expected to impact locations along and near the Blue Ridge
escarpment and the northern North Carolina mountains.
...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...
* LOCATIONS...The North Carolina Blue Ridge mountain area, from
Henderson County and extreme western Polk County northward to
Avery and western Caldwell Counties.
* HAZARDS...Strong to damaging winds.
* TIMING...Winds will remain strong and gusty across the warning
area this evening, especially along and just east of the Blue
Ridge. Winds will diminish slowly through daybreak.
* WINDS...Northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.
* IMPACTS...Strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
lines. Scattered power outages are expected.