HIDE Winter Storm Warning issued March 24 at 4:20AM EDT until March 25 at 12:00PM EDT by NWS Greenville-Spartanburg
...WINTRY PRECIPITATION EXPECTED ACROSS THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS OF
NORTH CAROLINA TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT...
.A cold air mass will be in place, while 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 this morning across the northern mountains,
transitioning to a wintry mix and then freezing rain this
afternoon into tonight.
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT SUNDAY...
* WHAT...Heavy mixed precipitation expected. Total snow
accumulations of 1 to 3 inches, and ice accumulations of around
one tenth, with locally up to a quarter inch, 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