Henderson Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Weather Advisory, Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory, Freeze Watch
Statement as of 10:43 PM EDT on October 31, 2014

...Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 8 PM EDT Saturday...

* locations...the mountains of northeast Georgia and portions of the North Carolina mountains.

* Hazards...accumulating snowfall.

* Timing...rain showers this evening will change over to snow overnight as snow levels drop to the valley floors by daybreak Saturday. Scattered snow showers will likely linger through the day on Saturday...before ending Saturday evening.

* Accumulations...snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches.

* Impacts...the wet snow combined with very windy conditions could produce isolated tree and power line damage. Road surfaces may see slightly less snow accumulation...but bridges and overpasses may become snow covered and icy.

* Temperatures...falling into the upper 20s to lower 30s.

* Winds...northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities late Friday night and Saturday...and use caution while driving.

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. Additional details can be found at www.Weather.Gov/gsp.

1040 PM EDT Fri Oct 31 2014

...Freeze warning remains in effect until 10 am EDT Saturday... ...Wind Advisory remains in effect until 8 PM EDT Saturday... ...Freeze watch remains in effect from late Saturday night through Sunday morning...

* locations...northeast Georgia and the upper French Broad valley of North Carolina.

* Hazards...strong winds that may blow trees and limbs down producing scattered power outages.

* Timing...late tonight and early Sunday for freezing temperatures and mainly Saturday for the strong winds.

* Winds...northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.

* Temperatures...lows in the upper 20s.

* Impacts...the subfreezing temperatures will kill any remaining crops and should end the growing season. High winds may blow trees or limbs down and produce scattered power outages.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A freeze warning means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or highly likely. These conditions will kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

A freeze watch means sub-freezing temperatures are possible. These conditions could kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.