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Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 4:39 AM EST Jan. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 6 PM this evening to
7 am EST Wednesday...

* what... light snow expected. Plan on slippery Road conditions.
Total snow accumulations of up to two inches are expected.

* Where... portions of northeast Georgia and western North
Carolina.

* When... from 6 PM this evening to 7 am EST Wednesday. Most of the
snow will taper off by around midnight. Thereafter, widespread
black ice will develop on untreated roadways.

* Additional details... be prepared for reduced visibilities at
times, mainly this evening. Cold wind chills as low as 5 below
zero will cause frostbite in as little as 30 minutes to exposed
skin.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
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.