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Winter Weather Advisory

Areas Affected: Edgecombe; Harnett; Johnston; Wilson

NWS Raleigh (Central North Carolina)

...Treacherous travel conditions will continue across Central North Carolina through early Monday... .Although the widespread, heavy precipitation has largely ended across the area, additional wintry precipitation will likely redevelop from the west overnight. Many locations will see additional light snow and sleet, along with some brief freezing rain or pockets of freezing temperatures that will keep roads treacherous. Conditions will slowly improve late Monday. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST MONDAY...

* WHAT...Rain will continue through the afternoon and evening. However, a light wintry mix of snow and sleet is expected to re- develop overnight and linger into Monday morning. Additional snow accumulations are expected to be less than an inch. A thin light glaze of ice is also possible.

* WHERE...The Interstate 95 corridor and the rest of the Coastal Plain and Sandhills of southeastern North Carolina.

* WHEN...Today through 7 PM EST Monday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Dangerous travel conditions will linger through early Monday. Scattered to numerous power outages can also be expected.

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

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for North Carolina can be found online at DriveNC.gov.


8 Day Forecast

Weather Headlines

Updated: 8:06 PM - The storm has moved into the East and while it provided snow for some early this morning, rain will take over during the second half of the day.

Updated: 8:18 PM - The overnight showers will be an unexpected boon for eastern Carolina commuters. Low temperatures will stay above freezing as rain keeps what little heat we gained today down at ground level.

Updated: 11/13/2018 - The National Weather Service says tornado damage was found in eastern Atlantic Beach and along the Morehead City waterfront.

Tropics Headlines

Updated: 10/12/2018 - Hurricane Michael has pushed through the area leaving a cool and dry air mass in its wake. Winds will be around 15 to 25 mph early in the morning before weakening in the afternoon.

Updated: 10/11/2018 - Iredell County's emergency management director says a man died when his car was struck by a tree on a highway east of Statesville.

Updated: 09/23/2018 - Subtropical Storm Leslie has formed in the middle of the Atlantic. Kirk continues to churn westward off the African coast.