Ice Storm Warning
Statement as of 03:40 AM EST die 07o December, anno 2013
... Ice Storm Warning in effect from midnight tonight to 8 PM EST
The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued
an Ice Storm Warning... which is in effect from midnight tonight
to 8 PM EST Sunday. The Winter Storm Watch is no longer in
* Locations... Avery and Mitchell counties... as well as the
mountain portions of Caldwell... Burke... and McDowell
counties... in northwest North Carolina.
* Hazards... freezing rain producing damaging accumulations of
* Timing... freezing rain will develop from the south by midnight
tonight and then last much of the day on Sunday. The
precipitation should change over to all rain by Sunday evening.
* Impacts... heavy accumulations of ice from freezing rain will
likely knock down limbs and power lines... create power
outages... and make travel hazardous.
* Temperatures... in the lower 30s.
* Winds... east 10 to 15 mph... with gusts up to 25 mph at the
* Ice accumulations... around one quarter inch.
An Ice Storm Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Significant amounts of ice accumulations
will make travel dangerous. Travel is strongly discouraged. Ice
accumulations will likely lead to snapped power lines and falling
tree branches that add to the danger. Power outages are expected.
Please report ice accumulations... and any associated tree or
structure damage... to the National Weather Service by calling
toll free... 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.
Statement as of 4:31 PM EST on November 28, 2013
... A new record highest minimum temperature set at Charlotte NC...
The low temperature for yesterday at Charlotte NC was 65 degrees.
This sets a new record highest minimum temperature for December 6.
The previous record highest low temperature for this date was 62
degrees which was set in 1912.
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