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Winter Weather Advisory In Effect Until 9 AM Saturday

 

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
539 AM EST SAT MAR 8 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLACK ICE IN EFFECT THROUGH 9 AM THIS MORNING...

 

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INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROXBORO...OXFORD...BUTNER...CREEDMOOR...
HENDERSON...WINSTON-SALEM...GREENSBORO...HIGH POINT...
BURLINGTON...GRAHAM...CHAPEL HILL...CARRBORO...DURHAM...
LEXINGTON...THOMASVILLE...ASHEBORO...ARCHDALE...TRINITY...
SILER CITY...PITTSBORO

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EST THIS MORNING...

* LOCATIONS...TRIAD AND NORTHERN PIEDMONT.

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ASSOCIATED WITH
  REFREEZING OF RESIDUAL SNOW AND ICE ON AREA ROADS. ALSO
  PATCHES OF FREEZING FOG WILL ALSO DEPOSIT A THIN GLAZE OF ICE
  ON EXPOSED OBJECTS.

* TIMING...TEMPERATURES WILL HOVER NEAR FREEZING TO THE UPPER
  20S. TEMPERATURES WILL QUICKLY RISE ABOVE FREEZING BY 9 AM.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED EARLY THIS
  MORNING AS TEMPERATURES REMAIN BELOW FREEZING AND RESIDUAL SNOW
  AND ICE ON AREA ROADS REFREEZES. WIDESPREAD TREES AND POWER
  LINES DOWNED BY SIGNIFICANT ICE ACCUMULATION IN THE TRIAD WILL
  CONTRIBUTE TO DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE
  NORTHWEST PIEDMONT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TRAVEL WITH ANY VEHICLE IS HIGHLY DISCOURAGED THROUGH EARLY
THIS MORNING WHEN RESIDUAL SNOW AND ICE IS EXPECTED TO REFREEZE
ON AREA ROADS. THIS INCLUDES FOUR WHEEL DRIVE OR ALL TERRAIN
VEHICLES. IF DRIVING IS ABSOLUTELY NECESSARY...SLOW DOWN AND AVOID
ANY SUDDEN ACCELERATION OR BRAKING. LEAVE PLENTY OF FOLLOWING
DISTANCE AND EXERCISE EXTREME CAUTION...ESPECIALLY AT STOP LIGHTS
AND INTERSECTIONS WHERE ACCIDENTS ARE MORE LIKELY.


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