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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
346 AM EST Tue Feb 19 2019

...Freezing rain and light icing expected over the Piedmont Triad
and northern Piedmont tonight through Wednesday morning...

.Cold high pressure will build into the region through tonight. A
storm system will approach from the Tennessee Valley tonight and
Wednesday. A wintry mixture of light sleet and rain will quickly
transition to light freezing rain tonight, then continue until the
temperatures warm above freezing late Wednesday morning.

NCZ007>009-021>025-038-039-192100-

Person-Granville-Vance-Forsyth-Guilford-Alamance-Orange-Durham-
Davidson-Randolph-
Including the cities of Bushy Fork, Concord, Roxboro, Surl,
Oxford, Butner, Creedmoor, Dabney, Henderson, Pfafftown,
Stanleyville, Winston-Salem, Greensboro, Lake Townsend,
High Point, Burlington, Graham, Chapel Hill, Carrboro, Bethesda,
Durham, Research Triangle, Lexington, Thomasville, Asheboro,
Ulah, Archdale, and Trinity
346 AM EST Tue Feb 19 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO
NOON EST WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Freezing rain expected. Total ice accumulations of up to
a tenth of an inch expected.

* WHERE...The Piedmont Triad region and the Interstate 85/40
corridor from the Triad to north of the Triangle area.

* WHEN...From 7 PM this evening to noon EST Wednesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Freezing rain will create a glaze of ice
tonight into Wednesday. Initially expect most of the icing to
accrue on elevated surfaces. However, as temperatures fall to
near 30 late tonight and Wednesday morning, some icing may
develop on area streets, roads, bridges, overpasses, sidewalks
and parking lots. The hazardous conditions could impact the
morning or evening commute. Freezing rain will change to rain by
around noon Wednesday as temperatures warm above freezing.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of freezing rain
will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery roads. Slow down
and use caution while driving.

The latest road conditions for North Carolina can be found online
at DriveNC.gov.

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