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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 6:39 AM EDT on November 01, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on November 01, 2014


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 8 PM EDT this
evening...

* locations... North Carolina mountain counties along the
Tennessee border from Avery to Swain.

* Hazards... heavy snowfall.

* Timing... snow will continue this morning. Numerous snow
showers will likely linger through Saturday afternoon... before
tapering off late Saturday evening.

* Accumulations... snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches... with
perhaps as much as 12 inches above 5000 feet across the
smokies.

* Impacts... the heavy wet snow combined with windy conditions
could produce isolated tree and power line damage. Road
surfaces may see slightly less snow accumulation... but bridges
and overpasses will likely remain snow covered and icy.

* Temperatures... in the lower 30s.

* Winds... northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected. Significant amounts of snow are forecast
that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an emergency. If
you must travel... keep an extra flashlight... food... and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency.

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. Additional details can be found at
www.Weather.Gov/gsp.





Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory

Statement as of 4:33 AM EDT on November 01, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on November 01, 2014


... Freeze warning remains in effect until 10 am EDT this
morning...
... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...

* locations... portions of the North Carolina mountains.

* Hazards... strong winds may blow trees and limbs down producing
scattered power outages. Freezing temperatures and snow will
kill crops.

* Timing... through Saturday.

* Winds... northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Temperatures... lows around 30. Highs in the upper 30s.

* Impacts... subfreezing temperatures will kill any remaining
crops and should end the growing season. High winds may blow
trees or limbs down and produce scattered power outages.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A freeze warning means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or
highly likely. These conditions will kill crops and other
sensitive vegetation.

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult... especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.






Public Information Statement

Statement as of 7:43 AM EDT on November 01, 2014


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 14
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation
is extended to Highway departments... cooperative observers... Skywarn
spotters and media for these reports. This summary is also available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/gsp

**********************24 hour snowfall**********************

Location 24 hour time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

North Carolina

... Buncombe County...
   5 SW Candler 2.5 700 am 11/01 cocorahs
   2 NE Candler 2.5 700 am 11/01 cocorahs
   3 ENE Candler 2.3 700 am 11/01 cocorahs
   2 se Leicester 0.8 700 am 11/01 cocorahs

... Haywood County...
   4 ENE Canton 3.0 700 am 11/01 cocorahs
   9 SSW Canton 2.0 530 am 11/01 cocorahs
   3 ENE Maggie Valley 2.0 700 am 11/01 cocorahs

... Macon County...
   7 E Franklin 1.1 700 am 11/01 cocorahs

... Transylvania County...
   1 NNW Brevard 0.1 635 am 11/01 cocorahs

... Yancey County...
   5 N Burnsville 1.0 630 am 11/01 cocorahs

South Carolina

... Greenville County...
   2 NNE Simpsonville 0.2 700 am 11/01 cocorahs


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Alabama - Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory
Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Arkansas - Freeze Warning , Freeze Warning, Freeze Watch
California - Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning, Frost Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Watch , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Wind Advisory
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch
Georgia - Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory , High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Illinois - Freeze Warning
Indiana - Freeze Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Freeze Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Freeze Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Freeze Warning , Freeze Watch, Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Watch , Freeze Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Louisiana - Freeze Watch , Freeze Warning , Special Statement
Maine - Winter Storm Watch
Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning
Michigan - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Freeze Watch , Freeze Warning , Special Statement
Missouri - Freeze Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Record Report
Nebraska - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
New Jersey - Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Special Statement
New York - Coastal Flood Statement , Wind Advisory
North Carolina - Coastal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory, Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory , Freeze Watch , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Freeze Warning , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Freeze Warning
Oregon - Frost Advisory , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Public Information Statement
Rhode Island - Wind Advisory
South Carolina - Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Freeze Warning , Winter Weather Advisory, Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory , Freeze Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
South Dakota - Special Statement , Record Report
Tennessee - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Freeze Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Freeze Warning , Public Information Statement
Texas - Freeze Warning , Public Information Statement
Utah - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Record Report
Virginia - Coastal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Washington - Record Report
West Virginia - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Special Statement , Record Report
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