Greater Caldwell Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 2:37 PM EST Jan. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect from 6 PM this
evening to noon EST Friday...

* what... black ice expected, including during the morning
commute on Friday.

* Where... the Piedmont and foothills of western North Carolina.

* When... from 6 PM this evening to noon EST Friday.

* Additional details... brief melting of the snow today will create
the potential for black ice to continue or redevelop in many
locations tonight through Friday morning. Very slippery roadways
will result. Use caution if driving and allow extra time to
reach your destination.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for black ice means that refreezing of
roads will occur... resulting in the development of widespread
black ice. Be prepared for very slippery roadways. Some roads that
appear clear may be covered by a thin layer of ice.