Wake Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 4:01 PM EST on March 05, 2015

... Winter Weather Advisory now in effect until noon EST Friday...

* locations... along and north of Highway 64... including all of The
Triad and Triangle... Roxboro... Rocky Mount... and Roanoke
Rapids... as well as Wayne and Johnston counties.

* Hazard types... a light wintry mixture of mainly sleet... with a
little freezing rain and wet snow this evening... and black ice
on sidewalks and roads overnight through Friday morning.

* Accumulations... ice accumulations may reach a trace to a few
hundredths of an inch... while accumulations of sleet and wet
snow may approach a half inch.

* Timing... rain will transition to a wintry mix from north to
south between 4 PM and 7 PM... and continue through the evening
before precipitation ends from west to east toward midnight.
Then... after midnight... temperatures will drop below
freezing... causing any wetness on roads and sidewalks to freeze
into black ice. Readings are likely to stay below freezing until
late morning Friday.

* Impacts... hazardous travel conditions.

* Winds... north 5 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Temperatures... lows tonight will be in the upper teens to mid
20s.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued because periods of
wintry precipitation will result in hazardous travel conditions
this evening. After midnight... wet roads and cold temperatures
will result in areas of black ice on roads and sidewalks.
Motorists should exercise extreme caution tonight into Friday
morning... especially at intersections... onramps and
offramps... bridges... and overpasses... where accidents are most
likely.



Public Information Statement
Statement as of 3:25 PM EST on March 5, 2015

... Highest wind gusts reported in the past 6 hours in central NC...

Location speed time/date lat/Lon

... Alamance County...
Burlington Municipal Airport 28 mph 0107 PM 03/05 36.05n/79.48w

... Anson County...
Anson County Airport 44 mph 0135 PM 03/05 35.02n/80.08w
3 E Lilesville 29 mph 0200 PM 03/05 34.97n/79.92w

... Chatham County...
2 WSW fearrington 29 mph 0110 PM 03/05 35.79n/79.11w

... Cumberland County...
Fayetteville regional/granni 46 mph 0230 PM 03/05 34.99n/78.88w
Fort Bragg/simmo 43 mph 0159 PM 03/05 35.14n/78.93w
usfs met stn at Fort Bragg 41 mph 0214 PM 03/05 35.14n/79.06w
Pope AFB 38 mph 0152 PM 03/05 35.17n/79.01w

... Davidson County...
Lexington 35 mph 0116 PM 03/05 35.79n/80.31w

... Forsyth County...
Smith Reynolds Airport 30 mph 1221 PM 03/05 36.13n/80.22w

... Franklin County...
Louisburg 30 mph 0255 PM 03/05 36.02n/78.33w

... Granville County...
Oxford 30 mph 1015 am 03/05 36.36n/78.53w

... Guilford County...
Piedmont triad Intl Arpt 30 mph 1132 am 03/05 36.10n/79.94w
4 NW Greensboro 27 mph 1141 am 03/05 36.12n/79.88w

... Halifax County...
Halifax-Northampton regional 26 mph 0155 PM 03/05 36.33n/77.64w
5 ENE Airlie 26 mph 1235 PM 03/05 36.35n/77.79w

... Harnett County...
1 SSW Benson 29 mph 0256 PM 03/05 35.35n/78.56w

... Hoke County...
Raeford 28 mph 0225 PM 03/05 34.97n/79.22w

... Johnston County...
2 WNW Coats Crossroads 51 mph 1231 PM 03/05 35.53n/78.57w
Smithfield 32 mph 0255 PM 03/05 35.54n/78.39w
2 se Flowers 26 mph 0228 PM 03/05 35.63n/78.33w

... Lee County...
Sanford 31 mph 0235 PM 03/05 35.59n/79.11w

... Moore County...
Moore County Airport 31 mph 0255 PM 03/05 35.24n/79.39w

... Nash County...
Rocky Mount-Wilson rgnl 35 mph 0303 PM 03/05 35.85n/77.89w

... Orange County...
Duke Forest met sta nr chape 29 mph 0116 PM 03/05 35.97n/79.09w
Horace Williams Airport 28 mph 0133 PM 03/05 35.93n/79.07w

... Person County...
Person County Airport 30 mph 1215 PM 03/05 36.28n/78.98w

... Randolph County...
Asheboro 28 mph 1255 PM 03/05 35.65n/79.90w
3 SW Climax 25 mph 0130 PM 03/05 35.89n/79.78w

... Richmond County...
Rockingham-Hamlet Airport 47 mph 0215 PM 03/05 34.89n/79.76w
2 WNW Camp Mackall 40 mph 0156 PM 03/05 35.03n/79.50w
5 ENE Rockingham 34 mph 0245 PM 03/05 34.96n/79.69w
1 NE Dobbins Heights 27 mph 0220 PM 03/05 34.91n/79.68w

... Sampson County...
Clinton 33 mph 0235 PM 03/05 34.98n/78.36w

... Scotland County...
Laurinburg-Maxton Airport 55 mph 0235 PM 03/05 34.79n/79.37w

... Stanly County...
Albemarle 30 mph 0135 PM 03/05 35.42n/80.16w
3 NNE plyler 25 mph 0142 PM 03/05 35.41n/80.27w
2 W Richfield 25 mph 1259 PM 03/05 35.47n/80.29w

... Wake County...
Raleigh-Durham Intl Airport 29 mph 0251 PM 03/05 35.88n/78.79w
Holly Springs 26 mph 0106 PM 03/05 35.65n/78.83w
5 se Rolesville 25 mph 0233 PM 03/05 35.87n/78.40w

... Warren County...
4 se Warrenton 33 mph 0152 PM 03/05 36.36n/78.10w
4 se Warrenton 27 mph 0240 PM 03/05 36.36n/78.10w
4 ESE Warrenton 25 mph 0216 PM 03/05 36.36n/78.10w

... Wayne County...
3 SSE Goldsboro 38 mph 1054 am 03/05 35.34n/77.96w
3 S Seven Springs 33 mph 1138 am 03/05 35.18n/77.84w
Goldsboro-Wayne Airport 32 mph 0315 PM 03/05 35.46n/77.96w
1 WNW Goldsboro 25 mph 0308 PM 03/05 35.38n/78.00w

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposure. Not all data listed are considered official.