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Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 4:21 AM EDT Mar. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 8 am EDT

* what... heavy snow expected. Additional snow accumulations of 2
to 4 inches with localized amounts of 5 to 7 inches are
expected. In addition, northwest winds to 25 to 35 mph with
gusts up to 50 mph along the higher elevations.

* Where... portions across the western North Carolina mountains
along the Tennessee border.

* When... until 8 am EDT Thursday.

* Additional details... plan on difficult travel conditions. Tree
branches could fall. Expect significant reductions in visibility
at times. Scattered power outages will be possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. 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.

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.