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Rutherford County Sheriff's Office
Friday December 8th, 2017 :: 02:43 p.m. EST


Winter Weather Advisory

Rowan-Caldwell Mountains-Greater Caldwell-Burke Mountains-
Greater Burke-Eastern McDowell-Greater Rutherford-Eastern Polk-
Oconee Mountains-Pickens Mountains-Greenville Mountains-
Including the cities of Ingalls, Banner Elk, Newland, Bethlehem,
Ellendale, Millersville, Taylorsville, Hiddenite, Stony Point,
Statesville, Mooresville, Farmington, Fork Church, Mocksville,
Advance, Faust, Mars Hill, Marshall, Walnut, Allenstand,
Hot Springs, Luck, Swiss, Burnsville, Celo, Micaville,
Ramseytown, Busick, Spruce Pine, Poplar, Hickory, Newton,
St. Stephens, Salisbury, Patterson, Kings Creek, Lenoir,
Sawmills, Granite Falls, Jonas Ridge, Morganton, Pleasant Grove,
Valdese, Marion, Nebo, Dysartsville, Fero, Glenwood, Forest City,
Rutherfordton, Spindale, Tryon, Columbus, Mill Spring,
Mountain Rest, Walhalla, Pumpkintown, Tigerville, Gowensville,
and Cleveland
235 PM EST Fri Dec 8 2017


* WHAT...Heavy snow occurring. Plan on difficult travel
conditions, including during the evening commute. Additional
snow accumulations of 3 to 7 inches are expected.

* WHERE...The mountains of upstate South Carolina and the
mountains, foothills, and northwest piedmont of North Carolina.

* WHEN...Until noon EST Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for significant reductions in
visibility at times.


A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keep an extra
flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an

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

Rutherford County Sheriff's Office
198 N Washington St
Rutherfordton, NC 28139

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 828-287-6247

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