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Winter Storm 12/18/09 - 12/20/09
12-18-2009, 07:07 PM
Post: #11
Winter Storm 12/18/09 - 12/20/09
DUE TO A ROCK SLIDE, I-40 IS CLOSED IN BOTH DIRECTIONS BETWEEN EXIT 20 (U.S. 276), 24 MILES WEST OF ASHEVILLE, IN NORTH CAROLINA AND EXIT 421 ( I-81 INTERCHANGE), EAST OF KNOXVILLE IN TENNESSEE

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12-18-2009, 07:24 PM
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Winter Storm 12/18/09 - 12/20/09
Storm Prediction Center issues Mesoscale Discussion http://www.spc.noaa.gov/products/md/md2258.html

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12-18-2009, 07:25 PM
Post: #13
Winter Storm 12/18/09 - 12/20/09
Quote:MESOSCALE DISCUSSION 2258
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
0622 PM CST FRI DEC 18 2009

AREAS AFFECTED...PORTIONS OF THE CNTRL/SRN APPALACHIANS AND LOWER
MID-ATLANTIC

CONCERNING...HEAVY SNOW

VALID 190022Z - 190515Z

HEAVY SNOW WITH RATES OF 1 TO 2 IN/HR WILL GRADUALLY TRANSLATE
E/NEWD THROUGH 06Z...TOWARDS THE I-95 CORRIDOR FROM THE WASHINGTON
D.C. TO RICHMOND METRO AREAS. LOCALIZED CONVECTIVE BURSTS MAY YIELD
RATES UP TO 3 IN/HR. A NARROW TRANSITIONAL CORRIDOR OF SLEET TO
FREEZING RAIN MAY DEVELOP ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE PIEDMONT IN WRN NC
TO S-CNTRL VA.

AS OF 0015Z...A BROAD SWATH OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW PERSISTED FROM
PORTIONS OF THE CNTRL/SRN APPALACHIANS INTO THE PIEDMONT OF WRN NC
AND CNTRL/SRN VA. MULTIPLE HOURS OF SNOWFALL RATES FROM 1 TO 2 IN/HR
HAVE BEEN REPORTED SINCE 21Z ACROSS FAR ERN TN/KY...WRN NC AND SWRN
VA. LATEST MODEL FORECASTS ARE CONSISTENT WITH WEAKENING THE LEAD
SHORT WAVE TROUGH...WHICH EXTENDED FROM ERN TN/KY SWD INTO GA PER
WATER VAPOR IMAGERY. NEVERTHELESS...UPSTREAM SHORT WAVE TROUGH OVER
THE MID-MS VALLEY AND ASSOCIATED MID-LEVEL JET ARE EXPECTED TO
AMPLIFY AS THEY EJECT EWD ACROSS THE TN VALLEY. THIS WILL MAINTAIN
GRADUAL DEEPENING OF SURFACE CYCLONE ALONG COASTAL SC THROUGH 06Z.
STRONG LOW-LEVEL WAA...INFERRED BY LARGE VEERED HODOGRAPHS IN
REGIONAL VWP DATA...SHOULD CONTINUE AS 18Z NAM/21Z RUC FORECASTS
DEPICT INTENSE LOW/MID-LEVEL ISENTROPIC/FRONTOGENETICAL ASCENT
GRADUALLY PIVOTING EWD TO THE N/NW OF THE SURFACE LOW TRACK. THIS
WILL SUPPORT SNOWFALL RATES OF 1 TO 2 IN/HR PERSISTING...WHILE THE
STRENGTH OF THE WAA MAY RESULT IN A NARROW CORRIDOR OF SLEET TO
FREEZING RAIN ACROSS PORTIONS OF WRN NC INTO S-CNTRL VA.

..GRAMS.. 12/19/2009


...NOTICE...
SPC WINTER WEATHER MESOSCALE DISCUSSIONS WILL BE ISSUED ON A
SCHEDULED BASIS FROM DECEMBER 1 THROUGH FEBRUARY 28...FOUR
TIMES A DAY...AROUND 00 UTC...06 UTC...12 UTC...AND 18 UTC
FOR SIGNIFICANT SHORT RANGE WINTER WEATHER EVENTS.

ATTN...WFO...AKQ...LWX...RAH...RNK...PBZ...RLX...GSP...MRX...
JKL...

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12-18-2009, 07:26 PM
Post: #14
Winter Storm 12/18/09 - 12/20/09
http://www.highcountrywebcams.com/

cams for the Highlands area of NC. Should be some good shots of the snow in the morning.
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12-18-2009, 07:31 PM
Post: #15
Winter Storm 12/18/09 - 12/20/09
http://www.highcountrywebcams.com/webcam...ganton.htm

good shot, It's in town, so at night you can still see the snow falling.
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12-18-2009, 08:23 PM
Post: #16
Winter Storm 12/18/09 - 12/20/09
I-40 is snow packed

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12-18-2009, 09:25 PM
Post: #17
Winter Storm 12/18/09 - 12/20/09
Snowfall reports
Quote:PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
SPOTTER REPORTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
920 PM EST FRI DEC 18 2009

THE FOLLOWING ARE UNOFFICIAL OBSERVATIONS TAKEN DURING THE PAST 24 HOURS
FOR THE STORM THAT HAS BEEN AFFECTING OUR REGION. APPRECIATION IS EXTENDED
TO HIGHWAY DEPARTMENTS...COOPERATIVE OBSERVERS...SKYWARN SPOTTERS
AND MEDIA FOR THESE REPORTS. THIS SUMMARY IS ALSO AVAILABLE ON OUR
HOME PAGE AT WEATHER.GOV/GSP

********************STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL********************

LOCATION STORM TOTAL TIME/DATE COMMENTS
SNOWFALL OF
(INCHES) MEASUREMENT


NORTH CAROLINA

...ALEXANDER COUNTY...
TAYLORSVILLE 4.5 856 PM 12/18 COUNTY EOC.

...BURKE COUNTY...
MORGANTON 11.0 900 PM 12/18 COUNTY EOC.

...CALDWELL COUNTY...
LENOIR 6.0 858 PM 12/18 COUNTY EOC.

...CATAWBA COUNTY...
NEWTON 3.0 857 PM 12/18 COUNTY EOC.

...CLEVELAND COUNTY...
EARL 2.0 834 PM 12/18 ALL SLEET

...DAVIE COUNTY...
SHEFFIELD 6.5 905 PM 12/18 SPOTTER

...IREDELL COUNTY...
STATESVILLE 5.0 854 PM 12/18 COUNTY EOC.

...LINCOLN COUNTY...
LINCOLNTON 3.0 851 PM 12/18 COUNTY EOC

...ROWAN COUNTY...
SALISBURY 2.0 846 PM 12/18 COUNTY EOC

...RUTHERFORD COUNTY...
LAKE LURE 10.0 902 PM 12/18 COUNTY EOC.
RUTHERFORDTON 8.5 907 PM 12/18 COUNTY EOC.
CLIFFSIDE 5.0 902 PM 12/18 COUNTY EOC.

***********************SNOW ON GROUND***********************

LOCATION SNOW TIME/DATE COMMENTS
ON GROUND OF
(INCHES) MEASUREMENT


NORTH CAROLINA

...BURKE COUNTY...
LINVILLE FALLS 11.0 820 PM 12/18 0.5 SW

...DAVIE COUNTY...
SHEFFIELD 6.0 811 PM 12/18

...MCDOWELL COUNTY...
MARION 8.0 846 PM 12/18 2.1 NNW

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12-18-2009, 09:50 PM
Post: #18
Winter Storm 12/18/09 - 12/20/09
Just N. of Richmond
Henrico County 7" 940 pm 12/18
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12-18-2009, 09:50 PM
Post: #19
Winter Storm 12/18/09 - 12/20/09
An intense winter storm is barreling up the east coast this weekend bringing many inches, and in some cases, feet, of snow.

Here in Pittsburgh light snow is beginning to fall.

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12-18-2009, 10:06 PM
Post: #20
Winter Storm 12/18/09 - 12/20/09
594
NOUS44 KMRX 190246 AAA
PNSMRX
TNZ012>018-035>047-067>074-VAZ001-002-005-006-008-191000-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT...UPDATED RUSSELL COUNTY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
946 PM EST FRI DEC 18 2009

...PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT...

THE FOLLOWING ARE SNOWFALL REPORTS RECIEVED ACROSS NORTHEAST
TENNESSEE AND SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA BETWEEN 730 PM AND 945 PM.

EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS ROAD CONDITIONS CONTINUE TO BE REPORTED IN ALL
COUNTIES.

IN VIRGINIA...

RUSSELL COUNTY...10 INCHES IN LEBANON.

LEE COUNTY...3 INCHES IN JONESVILLE. 9 INCHES AT STONE MOUNTAIN
(2800 FEET). 4.5 IN PENNINGTON GAP.

WISE COUNTY...5 INCHES IN WISE.

SCOTT COUNTY...5.5 INCHES NEAR GATE CITY.

IN TENNESSEE...

JOHNSON COUNTY...6 TO 8 INCHES COUNTYWIDE.

UNICOI COUNTY...12 INCHES AT MILE MARKER 50 ON I-26.

WASHINGTON COUNTY...4 INCHES IN JOHNSON CITY.

CAMPBELL COUNTY...8 TO 10 INCHES FROM STONEY FORK TO CARYVILLE
MOUNTAIN...3 TO 4 INCHES IN LAFOLLETTE.

GRAINGER COUNTY...2 TO 3 INCHES COUNTYWIDE.

UNION COUNTY...2 INCHES COUNTYWIDE.

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