AP-NC–KGSP-NC Wind Chill Advisory, NC

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WSWGSP

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC

614 PM EST MON JAN 6 2014

…BITTERLY COLD WEATHER TO AFFECT THE WESTERN CAROLINAS AND

NORTHEAST GEORGIA THROUGH TUESDAY…

.SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS MAY CONTINUE IN THE MOIST NORTHWEST

FLOW ACROSS THE WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS THROUGH THE

EVENING HOURS…BUT ANY ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE

LIGHT AND CONFINED TO THE IMMEDIATE TENNESSEE BORDER AND HIGHER

NCZ033-048>052-058-070900-

/O.EXP.KGSP.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-140106T2300Z/

/O.CON.KGSP.WC.W.0001.000000T0000Z-140107T1700Z/

AVERY-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-GRAHAM-

INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…NEWLAND…SPRUCE PINE…BRYSON CITY…

WAYNESVILLE

614 PM EST MON JAN 6 2014

…WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TUESDAY…

…WINTER STORM WARNING HAS EXPIRED…

* LOCATIONS…THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTH CAROLINA ALONG THE

TENNESSEE BORDER.

* HAZARDS…DANGEROUS WIND CHILL VALUES WITH VERY WINDY

CONDITIONS.

* IMPACTS…VERY WINDY CONDITIONS AND FRIGID ARCTIC TEMPERATURES

WILL CREATE HAZARDOUSLY COLD CONDITIONS ACROSS THE AREA. THE

WINDS MAY BE STRONG ENOUGH TO BLOW DOWN TREE LIMBS AND CREATE

SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES TONIGHT.

* WINDS…NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 40 TO 50 MPH.

* WIND CHILL VALUES…15 TO 30 DEGREES BELOW ZERO…WITH 30 TO 35

DEGREES BELOW ZERO POSSIBLE ALONG THE HIGHEST RIDGES…AS LOW

TEMPERATURES TUESDAY MORNING RANGE FROM ZERO TO 10 BELOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WIND CHILL WARNING MEANS THE COMBINATION OF VERY COLD AIR AND

STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES. THIS

WILL RESULT IN FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA OR DEATH IF

PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

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.

&&

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GAZ010-017-018-026-028-029-NCZ035>037-056-057-068>072-082-502-504-

506-508-510-SCZ001>014-019-070900-

/O.CON.KGSP.WC.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-140107T1700Z/

RABUN-HABERSHAM-STEPHENS-FRANKLIN-HART-ELBERT-ALEXANDER-IREDELL-

DAVIE-CATAWBA-ROWAN-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-

UNION NC-GREATER CALDWELL-GREATER BURKE-EASTERN MCDOWELL-

GREATER RUTHERFORD-EASTERN POLK-OCONEE MOUNTAINS-

PICKENS MOUNTAINS-GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS-GREATER OCONEE-

GREATER PICKENS-GREATER GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG-CHEROKEE-YORK-

ANDERSON-ABBEVILLE-LAURENS-UNION SC-CHESTER-GREENWOOD-

INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…CLAYTON…CLARKESVILLE…TOCCOA…

HARTWELL…ELBERTON…STATESVILLE…MOCKSVILLE…HICKORY…

SALISBURY…SHELBY…LINCOLNTON…GASTONIA…CHARLOTTE…

CONCORD…MONROE…GREENVILLE…SPARTANBURG…GAFFNEY…

ROCK HILL…ANDERSON…ABBEVILLE…LAURENS…UNION…CHESTER…

GREENWOOD

614 PM EST MON JAN 6 2014

…WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TUESDAY…

* LOCATIONS…THE FOOTHILLS AND PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA AND

SOUTH CAROLINA…AND EXTREME NORTHEAST GEORGIA.

* HAZARDS…BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS WITH WINDY CONDITIONS.

* IMPACTS…DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILL VALUES CAN CAUSE

FROSTBITE ON EXPOSED SKIN.

* WINDS…WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH…ESPECIALLY

THIS EVENING.

* WIND CHILL VALUES…ZERO TO 10 BELOW…WITH LOW TEMPERATURES

FALLING INTO THE SINGLE DIGITS OVERNIGHT IN MOST LOCATIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS

WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN

FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS…MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND

GLOVES.

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.

&&

$$

GERAPETRITIS

Delivered by Weather Underground Inc. Mon Jan 6 2014 6:14PM EST

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