Granville Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 11:21 AM EST Dec. 9, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 7 PM EST Monday...

* what... snow will continue to transition to sleet and then
freezing rain through the afternoon. A transition to rain is
possible this evening, before another threat of light freezing
rain or sleet returns overnight. Total snow accumulations of 4
to 8 inches with higher amounts from Raleigh and Durham
northward to the Virginia border. Total ice accumulations of a
tenth to a quarter of an inch is also possible.

* Where... a corridor of the eastern Piedmont and northwest
sandhills regions of central North Carolina. This includes
much of the Triangle area.

* When... today through 7 PM EST Monday.

* Additional details... travel will remain hazardous into Monday.
Even in locations with lesser snow accumulations, the potential
for accumulations of snow, sleet, and freezing rain combined
will impact travel. Downed trees and limbs may create
significant power outages or cause additional travel hazards.

* Temperatures will remain nearly steady in the lower 30s this
afternoon and evening, and will fall back down to near freezing
overnight.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet
and ice will make travel very hazardous or impossible.

The latest Road conditions for North Carolina can be found online
at drivenc.Gov.