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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
336 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

MDZ006-011-504-506>508-VAZ026-027-029-030-040-501-506-507-WVZ506-
251645-
/O.EXB.KLWX.WS.A.0001.150126T0200Z-150126T2300Z/
NORTHERN BALTIMORE-SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST HOWARD-
NORTHWEST HARFORD-SOUTHEAST HARFORD-ROCKINGHAM-SHENANDOAH-PAGE-
WARREN-RAPPAHANNOCK-NORTHERN FAUQUIER-EASTERN LOUDOUN-
NORTHERN VA BLUE RIDGE-EASTERN PENDLETON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PARKTON...REISTERSTOWN...COCKEYSVILLE...
BALTIMORE...DUNDALK...CATONSVILLE...ROCKVILLE...COLUMBIA...
ELLICOTT CITY...JARRETTSVILLE...ABERDEEN...HARRISONBURG...
FRONT ROYAL...WASHINGTON...WARRENTON...LEESBURG...ASHBURN...
BIG MEADOWS...FRANKLIN
336 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A WINTER STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THIS
EVENING THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* PRECIPITATION TYPE...SNOW...POSSIBLY HEAVY AT TIMES.

* ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 6 INCHES POSSIBLE.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN SUNDAY EVENING AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  LATE MONDAY AFTERNOON. THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL WILL OCCUR
  BETWEEN MIDNIGHT AND LATE MONDAY MORNING.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 20S.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY WITH
  VISIBILITIES BEING REDUCED TO NEAR ONE-QUARTER MILE AT TIMES.
  THE COMBINATION OF SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY WILL
  MAKE TRAVELING DANGEROUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
328 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

NCZ060-061-TNZ012>018-035>047-067>074-081>087-098>102-VAZ001-002-
005-006-008-251700-
CHEROKEE-CLAY-SCOTT TN-CAMPBELL-CLAIBORNE-HANCOCK-HAWKINS-
SULLIVAN-JOHNSON-MORGAN-ANDERSON-UNION-GRAINGER-HAMBLEN-
NORTHWEST COCKE-COCKE SMOKY MOUNTAINS-NORTHWEST GREENE-
SOUTHEAST GREENE-WASHINGTON TN-UNICOI-NORTHWEST CARTER-
SOUTHEAST CARTER-ROANE-LOUDON-KNOX-JEFFERSON-NW BLOUNT-
BLOUNT SMOKY MOUNTAINS-NORTH SEVIER-SEVIER SMOKY MOUNTAINS-
SEQUATCHIE-BLEDSOE-RHEA-MEIGS-MCMINN-NORTHWEST MONROE-
SOUTHEAST MONROE-MARION-HAMILTON-BRADLEY-WEST POLK-EAST POLK-LEE-
WISE-SCOTT-RUSSELL-WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MURPHY...HAYESVILLE...ONEIDA...
LA FOLLETTE...TAZEWELL...SNEEDVILLE...ROGERSVILLE...KINGSPORT...
BRISTOL...MOUNTAIN CITY...WARTBURG...CLINTON...OAK RIDGE...
MAYNARDVILLE...RUTLEDGE...MORRISTOWN...NEWPORT...COSBY...
GREENEVILLE...CEDAR CREEK...JOHNSON CITY...ERWIN...ELIZABETHTON...
ROAN MOUNTAIN...KINGSTON...LENOIR CITY...KNOXVILLE...DANDRIDGE...
MARYVILLE...CADES COVE...SEVIERVILLE...GATLINBURG...DUNLAP...
PIKEVILLE...DAYTON...DECATUR...ATHENS...MADISONVILLE...
COKER CREEK...JASPER...CHATTANOOGA...CLEVELAND...BENTON...
DUCKTOWN...JONESVILLE...WISE...NORTON...GATE CITY...LEBANON...
ABINGDON
328 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SOME LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE TONIGHT AND MONDAY MAINLY
OVER HIGHER ELEVATION AREAS...

A FAST MOVING CLIPPER TYPE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM DROPPING SOUTHEAST
FROM THE NORTHERN PLAINS WILL TRACK BY NEAR THE NORTHERN TENNESSEE
BORDER TONIGHT BEFORE PULLING AWAY ON MONDAY. RAIN WILL OVERSPREAD
THE AREA LATE TODAY AND TONIGHT...AND THE RAIN WILL MIX WITH AND
CHANGE TO SNOW TONIGHT ESPECIALLY OVER HIGHER ELEVATION AREAS. SOME
RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL LINGER INTO MONDAY...BUT WILL
DIMINISH DURING THE AFTERNOON.

SOME LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS MAINLY HIGHER
ELEVATION AREAS OF THE CUMBERLAND PLATEAU...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND THE EAST TENNESSEE MOUNTAINS. LITTLE OR NO SNOW
ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED FOR MOST VALLEY AREAS.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND LOCAL MEDIA OUTLETS FOR
FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES.

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
912 PM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

OHZ066-067-075-076-WVZ008>011-013>020-024>032-034>040-046-047-
251400-
PERRY-MORGAN-ATHENS-WASHINGTON-JACKSON WV-WOOD-PLEASANTS-TYLER-
LINCOLN-PUTNAM-KANAWHA-ROANE-WIRT-CALHOUN-RITCHIE-DODDRIDGE-MINGO-
LOGAN-BOONE-CLAY-BRAXTON-GILMER-LEWIS-HARRISON-TAYLOR-WYOMING-
RALEIGH-FAYETTE-NICHOLAS-WEBSTER-UPSHUR-BARBOUR-POCAHONTAS-
RANDOLPH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEW LEXINGTON...CROOKSVILLE...
SOMERSET...MCCONNELSVILLE...STOCKPORT...ATHENS...MARIETTA...
BELPRE...RAVENSWOOD...RIPLEY...PARKERSBURG...VIENNA...ST. MARYS...
BELMONT...PADEN CITY...SISTERSVILLE...MIDDLEBOURNE...HARTS...
ALUM CREEK...HAMLIN...TEAYS VALLEY...HURRICANE...CHARLESTON...
SOUTH CHARLESTON...SAINT ALBANS...SPENCER...ELIZABETH...
GRANTSVILLE...HARRISVILLE...PENNSBORO...WEST UNION...WILLIAMSON...
LOGAN...CHAPMANVILLE...MAN...MADISON...CLAY...SUTTON...GASSAWAY...
BURNSVILLE...GLENVILLE...WESTON...CLARKSBURG...BRIDGEPORT...
GRAFTON...MULLENS...OCEANA...PINEVILLE...BECKLEY...OAK HILL...
FAYETTEVILLE...SUMMERSVILLE...RICHWOOD...CRAIGSVILLE...
WEBSTER SPRINGS...BUCKHANNON...PHILIPPI...BELINGTON...MARLINTON...
ELKINS
912 PM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

HERE IS A SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE...

A WEAK UPPER SYSTEM WILL PRODUCE PERIODS OF FREEZING DRIZZLE
ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST OHIO AND WEST VIRGINIA TONIGHT.
EXPECT FREEZING DRIZZLE TO SWITCH TO LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS ESPECIALLY
OVER THE NORTHEAST MOUNTAINS OVERNIGHT. ICE ACCUMULATIONS FROM
FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL LEAD TO A TRACE OF ICE IF ANYTHING.

MOTORISTS SHOULD PREPARE FOR SLICK ROADS MAINLY OVER BRIDGES AND
OVERPASSES TONIGHT. THESE CONDITIONS WILL TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO
EAST...ENDING ALL TOGETHER BY 9 AM.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
640 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

MDZ003>006-501>507-VAZ025>031-036>040-050-051-501>508-WVZ050>053-
055-501>506-260000-
WASHINGTON-FREDERICK MD-CARROLL-NORTHERN BALTIMORE-
EXTREME WESTERN ALLEGANY-CENTRAL AND EASTERN ALLEGANY-
NORTHWEST MONTGOMERY-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY-
NORTHWEST HOWARD-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST HOWARD-NORTHWEST HARFORD-
AUGUSTA-ROCKINGHAM-SHENANDOAH-FREDERICK VA-PAGE-WARREN-CLARKE-
NELSON-ALBEMARLE-GREENE-MADISON-RAPPAHANNOCK-ORANGE-CULPEPER-
NORTHERN FAUQUIER-SOUTHERN FAUQUIER-WESTERN HIGHLAND-
EASTERN HIGHLAND-WESTERN LOUDOUN-EASTERN LOUDOUN-
NORTHERN VA BLUE RIDGE-CENTRAL VA BLUE RIDGE-HAMPSHIRE-MORGAN-
BERKELEY-JEFFERSON-HARDY-WESTERN GRANT-EASTERN GRANT-
WESTERN MINERAL-EASTERN MINERAL-WESTERN PENDLETON-
EASTERN PENDLETON-
640 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL VIRGINIA...AND CENTRAL AND WESTERN MARYLAND
WITH THE EXCEPTION OF GARRETT COUNTY.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A WINTER STORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR EASTERN WEST
VIRGINIA...FREDERICK COUNTY VIRGINIA...AND ALLEGANY AND WASHINGTON
COUNTIES IN MARYLAND.

A WINTER STORM WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR PENDLETON COUNTY WEST
VIRGINIA...THE CENTRAL SHENANDOAH VALLEY NORTH TO LOUDOUN COUNTY
IN VIRGINIA...AND FREDERICK COUNTY MARYLAND TO HARFORD COUNTY
TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

THE WINTER STORM WARNING AND WATCH REMAIN IN EFFECT FOR MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
430 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

NCZ012>017-030>032-102-VAZ048-049-060>063-065>071-079>082-087-088-
092-260930-
NORTHAMPTON NC-HERTFORD-GATES-PASQUOTANK-CAMDEN-INLAND CURRITUCK-
BERTIE-CHOWAN-PERQUIMANS-OUTER BANKS CURRITUCK-FLUVANNA-LOUISA-
PRINCE EDWARD-CUMBERLAND-GOOCHLAND-HANOVER-MECKLENBURG-LUNENBURG-
NOTTOWAY-AMELIA-POWHATAN-CHESTERFIELD-HENRICO-BRUNSWICK-DINWIDDIE-
PRINCE GEORGE-CHARLES CITY-GREENSVILLE-SUSSEX-SOUTHAMPTON-
430 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR COASTAL NORTHEAST NORTH
CAROLINA...INTERIOR NORTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA...THE NORTHERN OUTER
BANKS OF NORTH CAROLINA...CENTRAL VIRGINIA...EAST CENTRAL
VIRGINIA...INTERIOR SOUTHEAST VIRGINIA...SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA AND
THE PIEDMONT OF CENTRAL VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

RAIN WILL MIX WITH AND EVENTUALLY CHANGE TO SNOW ACROSS THE
OUTLOOK AREA LATER MONDAY AFTERNOON INTO MONDAY EVENING...AS AN
AREA OF LOW PRESSURE INTENSIFIES OFF THE NORTHERN MID-ATLANTIC
COAST. A LIGHT ACCUMULATION OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE MONDAY NIGHT AND
EARLY TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

05

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
438 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

NCZ001-002-018-VAZ015-260945-
ASHE-ALLEGHANY NC-WATAUGA-GRAYSON-
438 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA AND
SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

LIGHT ACCUMULATING SNOW IS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE AREA MONDAY WITH
MOST AREAS RECEIVING LESS THAN AN INCH. THE GREATEST SNOWFALL
TOTALS ARE EXPECTED AT ELEVATIONS GREATER THAN 4000 FEET WHERE UP
TO TWO INCHES ARE POSSIBLE.

MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY...A REINFORCING DISTURBANCE WILL BRING
UPSLOPE SNOW SHOWERS TO THE PREFERRED REGIONS OF THE NORTHERN
MOUNTAINS OF NORTH CAROLINA. ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL TOTALS OF TWO
INCHES ARE EXPECTED ALONG WESTERN SLOPES. WIND GUSTS OF 30 TO 40
MPH ARE ALSO POSSIBLE AT THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$
RCS

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
438 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

NCZ003>006-019-020-VAZ032>034-043>047-058-059-260945-
SURRY-STOKES-ROCKINGHAM-CASWELL-WILKES-YADKIN-PATRICK-FRANKLIN-
BEDFORD-HENRY-PITTSYLVANIA-CAMPBELL-APPOMATTOX-BUCKINGHAM-HALIFAX-
CHARLOTTE-
438 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL NORTH
CAROLINA...NORTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA...CENTRAL VIRGINIA...SOUTH
CENTRAL VIRGINIA...SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA AND WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

TUESDAY MORNING...A REINFORCING DISTURBANCE WILL BRING A CHANCE
FOR SNOW TO THE FOOTHILLS OF SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA AND NORTHWEST
NORTH CAROLINA. UPWARDS TO A HALF OF AN INCH IS POSSIBLE...MAINLY
ON GRASSY AND ELEVATED SURFACES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
438 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

VAZ007-009>014-016>018-022-023-WVZ042>044-260945-
TAZEWELL-SMYTH-BLAND-GILES-WYTHE-PULASKI-MONTGOMERY-CARROLL-FLOYD-
CRAIG-ROANOKE-BOTETOURT-MERCER-SUMMERS-MONROE-
438 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...WEST
CENTRAL VIRGINIA AND SOUTHEAST WEST VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

LIGHT ACCUMULATING SNOW IS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE AREA MONDAY WITH
MOST AREAS RECEIVING LESS THAN AN INCH. THE GREATEST SNOWFALL
TOTALS ARE EXPECTED AT ELEVATIONS GREATER THAN 3000 FEET WHERE UP
TO TWO INCHES ARE POSSIBLE.

MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY...A REINFORCING DISTURBANCE WILL BRING
UPSLOPE SNOW SHOWERS TO THE PREFERRED REGIONS OF THE BLUEFIELD AND
RICHLANDS AREA INTO THE MOUNTAIN EMPIRE OF SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA.
AN ADDITIONAL ONE TO TWO INCHES OF SNOW ARE POSSIBLE ALONG WESTERN
SLOPES. ELSEWHERE...SNOWFALL TOTALS OF LESS THAN AN INCH ARE
EXPECTED. WIND GUSTS OF 30 TO 40 MPH ARE ALSO POSSIBLE AT THE
HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
438 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

VAZ019-020-024-035-WVZ507-508-260945-
ALLEGHANY VA-BATH-ROCKBRIDGE-AMHERST-EASTERN GREENBRIER-
WESTERN GREENBRIER-
438 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL VIRGINIA...WEST
CENTRAL VIRGINIA AND SOUTHEAST WEST VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

LIGHT ACCUMULATING SNOW IS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE AREA LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH MONDAY. THE GREATEST SNOWFALL TOTALS ARE EXPECTED ALONG
THE HIGHER RIDGES OF GREENBRIER...BATH...ROCKBRIDGE...AND AMHERST
COUNTIES WHERE ONE TO THREE INCHES ARE POSSIBLE.
ELSEWHERE...AMOUNTS OF AN INCH OR LESS ARE MORE LIKELY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY...A REINFORCING DISTURBANCE WILL BRING
UPSLOPE SNOW SHOWERS TO THE PREFERRED REGIONS OF SOUTHEAST WEST
VIRGINIA. AN ADDITIONAL TWO TO THREE INCHES OF SNOW ARE POSSIBLE
ACROSS WESTERN GREENBRIER COUNTY...WITH AN INCH OR TWO ELSEWHERE.
WIND GUSTS OF 30 TO 40 MPH ARE ALSO POSSIBLE AT THE HIGHER
ELEVATIONS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
430 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-261230-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ROCKCASTLE-
JACKSON-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-WHITLEY-KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-
ELLIOTT-MORGAN-JOHNSON-WOLFE-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-LEE-BREATHITT-KNOTT-
OWSLEY-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-MARTIN-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...MOUNT STERLING...
OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...IRVINE...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...SOMERSET...LONDON...MONTICELLO...
WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...
PINEVILLE...HARLAN...SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...PAINTSVILLE...
CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...
HINDMAN...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...WHITESBURG...
INEZ...PIKEVILLE
430 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN KENTUCKY.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

RAIN WILL TRANSITION TO A MIX OF RAIN/SNOW OR SNOW LATE TONIGHT.
MOST AREAS WILL ONLY SEE LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS BY MONDAY MORNING...
PRIMARILY ACROSS THE HIGHER TERRAIN NEAR THE VIRGINIA BORDER.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT AND AGAIN
BOTH EARLY THURSDAY AND FRIDAY MORNINGS. SOME LIGHT SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS MAY OCCUR...MAINLY MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...
ESPECIALLY OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN BORDERING VIRGINIA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

DJ/GREIF

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
425 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

NCZ033-048>052-058-261100-
AVERY-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-GRAHAM-
425 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SNOW POSSIBLE. AN UPPER LEVEL SYSTEM WILL CROSS THE SOUTHERN
APPALACHIANS LATE TONIGHT. SUFFICIENT MOISTURE AND COLD
TEMPERATURES WILL SUPPORT NORTHWEST FLOW SNOW SHOWERS...WITH SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

..MONDAY...SNOW POSSIBLE. SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
MONDAY...WITH ACCUMULATIONS OF SEVERAL INCHES POSSIBLE ON THE
HIGHER MOUNTAINS.
..TUESDAY...SNOW POSSIBLE. SNOW SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE
ALONG THE TENNESSEE BORDER THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON. ADDITIONAL
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE.
..WEDNESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..THURSDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..FRIDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..SATURDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

NONE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
347 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

NCZ060-061-TNZ012>018-035>047-067>074-081>087-098>102-VAZ001-002-
005-006-008-260900-
CHEROKEE-CLAY-SCOTT TN-CAMPBELL-CLAIBORNE-HANCOCK-HAWKINS-
SULLIVAN-JOHNSON-MORGAN-ANDERSON-UNION-GRAINGER-HAMBLEN-
NORTHWEST COCKE-COCKE SMOKY MOUNTAINS-NORTHWEST GREENE-
SOUTHEAST GREENE-WASHINGTON TN-UNICOI-NORTHWEST CARTER-
SOUTHEAST CARTER-ROANE-LOUDON-KNOX-JEFFERSON-NW BLOUNT-
BLOUNT SMOKY MOUNTAINS-NORTH SEVIER-SEVIER SMOKY MOUNTAINS-
SEQUATCHIE-BLEDSOE-RHEA-MEIGS-MCMINN-NORTHWEST MONROE-
SOUTHEAST MONROE-MARION-HAMILTON-BRADLEY-WEST POLK-EAST POLK-LEE-
WISE-SCOTT-RUSSELL-WASHINGTON-
347 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST NORTH
CAROLINA...EAST TENNESSEE AND SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

A FAST MOVING CLIPPER TYPE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL AFFECT THE AREA
LATE TODAY AND TONIGHT. RAIN WILL OVERSPREAD THE AREA LATE TODAY
AND TONIGHT...AND THE RAIN WILL MIX WITH AND CHANGE TO SNOW TONIGHT
ESPECIALLY OVER HIGHER ELEVATION AREAS. SOME LIGHT SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS MAINLY HIGHER ELEVATION AREAS
OF THE CUMBERLAND PLATEAU...SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...AND THE EAST
TENNESSEE MOUNTAINS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...

SOME RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL LINGER INTO MONDAY BEHIND
THE DEPARTING SYSTEM...WITH ADDITIONAL LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
POSSIBLE OVER THE HIGHER ELEVATION AREAS OF SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA AND
THE EAST TENNESSEE MOUNTAINS.

A COLDER NORTHWEST FLOW WILL DEVELOP BEHIND THE DEPARTING FRONTAL
SYSTEM LATER MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT. THERE WILL CONTINUE TO BE A
CHANCE FOR SNOWFALL IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN WELL THROUGH TUESDAY
NIGHT AS THIS NORTHWEST FLOW IS FORCED OVER THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHER
TERRAIN AREAS COULD PICK UP AN ADDITIONAL ONE TO TWO INCHES OF SNOW
WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS IN THE HIGHEST PEAKS OF THE SMOKY
MOUNTAINS.

ALTHOUGH THE CHANCE FOR SNOW IS A LITTLE LOWER IN THE GREAT
VALLEY...MINOR ACCUMULATIONS IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD OF A DUSTING TO
AROUND ONE INCH OF SNOW IS A POSSIBILITY FROM AROUND MORRISTOWN
NORTHEAST TO THE TRI-CITIES AREA AND MAYBE A LITTLE MORE IN THE
VALLEYS OF SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA. THE PERIOD OF ACCUMULATION WOULD BE
MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

PLEASE STAY TUNED TO YOUR NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR FAVORITE RADIO AND
TV STATION FOR THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED FOR HELP WITH SNOWFALL REPORTS
TONIGHT THROUGH THROUGH TUESDAY.

$$

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