"Areas along and east of the Interstate 95 corridor will likely see rain as the main precipitation type, and eastern North Carolina could see minor flooding from heavy rain, gusty winds along the coast and coastal flooding," he said Thursday morning.
Minor adjustments were made to forecasts of the incoming Winter Storm. This storm is expected to create major disruptions to travel across Oklahoma, and perhaps even to the electrical power grid. The main impacts will occur Friday night through Saturday night. #okwx #texomawx
The National Weather Service is predicting more than a foot of snow for North Carolina's mountains, and the Triangle is likely to see some accumulation too.
Confidence is increasing on the potential for a significant winter storm across the southern Appalachians & parts of the southern mid Atlantic this weekend into early next week. The exact storm track offshore, and thus specific snow amounts are still quite uncertain at this stage
Thursday #ncwx update. There is a high probability that a winter storm will impact NC this weekend. Please note: • Portions of western NC have the greatest chance to see winter weather • It is too early to forecast exact locations or specific precipitation types/ accumulations
A major winter storm is likely across central #NCwx from Saturday night into Monday. Here are the current expected conditions and impacts. Uncertainty on exact details still exists, so continue to monitor our Facebook, Twitter, & website for the latest information. #winterweather
The line that differentiates snow from wintry mix or just plan rain cuts right through Wake County, meaning residents there will need to pay close attention to the forecast on Friday and Saturday and as the storm develops.
Winter Storm Warning for our local mountains. Take the chains and bundle up. Big Bear is expected to get 6-12” of new powder today! Have fun this weekend.
You must enter the characters with black color that stand out from the other characters Message: * A friend wanted you to see this item from WRAL.com: http://wr.al/1Di0g — A winter storm is in store for central North Carolina this coming weekend, with the when and where becoming more clear with each passing hour.
There is an increasing potential for a winter storm to impact portions of the Southern states Friday into this weekend. With that in mind, What’s the difference between a Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Watch and a Winter Storm Warning?
It starts with a rain storm on the west coast and ends with a snowstorm in the southern Appalachians. Winter storm #Diego
Getting my winter storm socks ready in case I need them this season…
A winter storm watch was issued Thursday afternoon for numerous counties in Central and Western North Carolina, including Chatham, Orange, Durham, Granville and Person counties.
“The forecast is still evolving, but we know that parts of the state are facing the potential for several inches of snow, and other forms of winter precipitation will also be a threat,” Cooper said.
An immobilizing winter storm will bury the southern Appalachians in snow and ice this weekend. Power outages and widespread travel disruptions are expected:
BREAKING: Winter Storm #Diego has been named. Snow and ice are expected from the southern Plains to the Appalachians late this week into early next week:
Current Winter Storm Watches(dark blue) and Flood Watches (green) and my rough outline of potential areas we may see more advisories and tweaks as storm moves east.
Winter Storm Watch has been issued for northern AR where confidence is highest in seeing several inches of snow and potentially significant ice accumulation. These numbers will need fine-tuning and the area may shift some, but winter impacts are likely this weekend! #arwx
Gov. Roy Cooper urged North Carolinians to be ready for the state's first major winter storm of the season , WLOS reported.
#BREAKING: The @weatherchannel has named #WinterStormDiego! This cross-country storm will bring heavy snow, ice, and even heavy rain/storms on the warm side. Tune into #WUTV NOW for the latest with #winter expert @TomNiziol, along with @mikebettes & @TWCAlexWilson!