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NOAA's National Weather Service
Southwest, VA Weather Alerts for Lincoln   (NCZ069)

icn  WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY
LINCOLN   (NCZ069)

Effective: Thu, Jan 18, 2018 09:55am EST Severity: Minor
Updated: Thu, Jan 18, 2018 09:55am EST Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, Jan 18, 2018 01:00pm EST Certainty: Likely

Areas Affected: Alexander; Burke Mountains; Cabarrus; Caldwell Mountains; Catawba; Cleveland; Davie; Eastern McDowell; Eastern Polk; Gaston; Greater Burke; Greater Caldwell; Greater Rutherford; Iredell; Lincoln; McDowell Mountains; Mecklenburg; Polk Mountains; Rowan; Rutherford Mountains; Union
 
Alert:
...BLACK ICE CONTINUES ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE WESTERN CAROLINAS
AND NORTHEAST GEORGIA..
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...
* WHAT...Black ice occurring, especially throughout the morning
commute.
* WHERE...Portions of upstate South Carolina and the foothills and
piedmont of western North Carolina.
* WHEN...Until 1 PM EST this afternoon.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Hazardous driving conditions will persist
on untreated roadways where melted snow has formed patches of
ice. Patchy black ice will likely continue tonight as well.
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.