Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Mecklenburg (NCC119) North Carolina Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Winter Storm Warning Winter Storm Warning - Mecklenburg (North Carolina)


Updated:Mon, 12/10/2018 4:32am EST
Effective:Mon, 12/10/2018 4:32am EST
Expires:Mon, 12/10/2018 2:00pm EST
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Cabarrus; Cleveland; Eastern Polk; Gaston; Greater Rutherford; Lincoln; Mecklenburg; Rowan
 
Instructions: 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.

Message summary: ...hazardous road conditions expected to linger across much of the area today...
.although heavy wintry precipitation has largely ended across the area, some sleet and/or snow is expected to redevelop from the northwest through the morning hours. Light additional accumulation may cover some roadways that had already been cleared. Pockets of freezing temperatures will keep some roads treacherous, as well. Conditions will slowly dry out from the west this afternoon.
...winter storm warning remains in effect until 2 pm est this afternoon...
* what...some light mixed precipitation possible this morning. Additional light snow and sleet overnight, combined with freezing temperatures lingering in some locations, will result in treacherous road conditions. Total snow and sleet accumulations up to an inch are likely around the charlotte area early this morning.
* where...portions of upstate south carolina and piedmont and western north carolina.
* when...until 2 pm est this afternoon.
* additional details...travel will be very difficult. The hazardous conditions will impact the morning commute.
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