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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
336 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

...AREAS OF DENSE FOG OVER MUCH OF CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA THIS
MORNING...

.MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES AND LIGHT WINDS HAVE LED TO THE DEVELOPMENT
OF DENSE FOG ACROSS MUCH OF CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA THIS MORNING.
VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS IN MANY
LOCATIONS THROUGH MID MORNING.

NCZ007>011-023>028-040>043-074>078-083>086-088-089-011400-
/O.NEW.KRAH.FG.Y.0009.141001T0736Z-141001T1400Z/
PERSON-GRANVILLE-VANCE-WARREN-HALIFAX-ALAMANCE-ORANGE-DURHAM-
FRANKLIN-NASH-EDGECOMBE-CHATHAM-WAKE-JOHNSTON-WILSON-MONTGOMERY-
MOORE-LEE-HARNETT-WAYNE-ANSON-RICHMOND-SCOTLAND-HOKE-CUMBERLAND-
SAMPSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROXBORO...OXFORD...BUTNER...CREEDMOOR...
HENDERSON...NORLINA...WARRENTON...ROANOKE RAPIDS...BURLINGTON...
GRAHAM...CHAPEL HILL...CARRBORO...DURHAM...LOUISBURG...
FRANKLINTON...NASHVILLE...RED OAK...SHARPSBURG...SPRING HOPE...
ROCKY MOUNT...SILER CITY...PITTSBORO...RALEIGH...CARY...
SMITHFIELD...CLAYTON...SELMA...BENSON...WILSON...TROY...BISCOE...
MOUNT GILEAD...SOUTHERN PINES...PINEHURST...ABERDEEN...
SEVEN LAKES...SANFORD...DUNN...ERWIN...ANGIER...LILLINGTON...
GOLDSBORO...WADESBORO...POLKTON...ROCKINGHAM...HAMLET...
EAST ROCKINGHAM...LAURINBURG...RAEFORD...ROCKFISH...SILVER CITY...
FAYETTEVILLE...CLINTON
336 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A DENSE FOG
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING.

* VISIBILITY...FOG WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO A QUARTER MILE OR
  LESS THROUGH 10 AM.

* IMPACTS...DRIVERS WILL ENCOUNTER AREAS OF VERY POOR VISIBILITY
  THIS MORNING... MAKING TRAVEL HAZARDOUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE. IF DRIVING...SLOW DOWN...
USE YOUR HEADLIGHTS...AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE AHEAD OF YOU.
BE ALERT FOR SUDDEN CHANGES IN VISIBILITY... WHICH CAN DROP
QUICKLY IN SHORT DISTANCES. IN ADDITION...VISIBILITIES MAY BECOME
SEVERELY RESTRICTED NEAR RIVERS...LAKES AND OTHER LOW-LYING
AREAS.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS IN AND NEAR SCHOOL ZONES AND BUS STOPS THIS
MORNING. WATCH FOR FLASHING YELLOW OR RED SIGNALS ON SCHOOL
BUSES... AND BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR SCHOOL CHILDREN.

&&

$$

GIH


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
328 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

NCZ012-VAZ060-061-065>070-079>081-087-088-092-011100-
NORTHAMPTON NC-PRINCE EDWARD-CUMBERLAND-MECKLENBURG-LUNENBURG-
NOTTOWAY-AMELIA-POWHATAN-CHESTERFIELD-BRUNSWICK-DINWIDDIE-
PRINCE GEORGE-GREENSVILLE-SUSSEX-SOUTHAMPTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARGARETTSVILLE...FARMVILLE...
SOUTH HILL...CREWE...COLONIAL HEIGHTS...LAWRENCEVILLE...
PETERSBURG...HOPEWELL...EMPORIA...WAKEFIELD...FRANKLIN
328 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

...AREAS OF LOCALLY DENSE FOG THIS MORNING...

AREAS OF FOG HAVE DEVELOPED OVER PORTIONS OF THE EASTERN VIRGINIA
PIEDMONT...SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA AND INTERIOR NORTH CENTRAL NORTH
CAROLINA. VISIBILITY WILL AVERAGE BETWEEN ONE AND THREE
MILES OVER THESE AREAS...BUT WILL QUICKLY BECOME REDUCED TO ONE
HALF MILE OR LESS IN SPOTS.

DUE TO THE PATCHY NATURE OF THIS FOG...MOTORISTS MAY EXPERIENCE
RAPID CHANGES IN VISIBILITY IN SHORT DISTANCES RESULTING IN
POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS. MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO
BE ALERT AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING THIS MORNING. USE LOW BEAM
HEADLAMPS...SLOW DOWN AND ALLOW PLENTY OF EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR
DESTINATION.

$$

05

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
206 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

NCZ005-006-VAZ033>035-043>047-058-059-011100-
ROCKINGHAM-CASWELL-FRANKLIN-BEDFORD-AMHERST-HENRY-PITTSYLVANIA-
CAMPBELL-APPOMATTOX-BUCKINGHAM-HALIFAX-CHARLOTTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EDEN...YANCEYVILLE...ROCKY MOUNT...
BEDFORD...AMHERST...MARTINSVILLE...DANVILLE...LYNCHBURG...
APPOMATTOX...SOUTH BOSTON...KEYSVILLE
206 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

...PATCHY DENSE FOG TO IMPACT TRAVEL THIS MORNING...

FOG WILL BE AROUND THIS MORNING ACROSS THE PIEDMONT OF VIRGINIA
AND NORTH CAROLINA...WEST TOWARD THE FOOTHILLS. THE FOG WILL BE
DENSE IN A FEW PLACES...REDUCING VISIBILITIES TO UNDER A QUARTER
MILE. THOSE TRAVELING SHOULD STAY ALERT TO RAPID FLUCTUATIONS IN
VISIBILITY. SLOW DOWN AND USE YOUR LOW BEAM HEADLIGHTS.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
343 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

NCZ007>011-023>028-040>043-074>078-083>086-088-089-020830-
PERSON-GRANVILLE-VANCE-WARREN-HALIFAX-ALAMANCE-ORANGE-DURHAM-
FRANKLIN-NASH-EDGECOMBE-CHATHAM-WAKE-JOHNSTON-WILSON-MONTGOMERY-
MOORE-LEE-HARNETT-WAYNE-ANSON-RICHMOND-SCOTLAND-HOKE-CUMBERLAND-
SAMPSON-
343 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   DENSE FOG ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
343 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

NCZ021-022-038-039-073-020830-
FORSYTH-GUILFORD-DAVIDSON-RANDOLPH-STANLY-
343 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PATCHY FOG MAY REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN A MILE THROUGH MID
MORNING. OTHERWISE. HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS
TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
135 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

MDZ003>005-009-010-501-502-VAZ025>031-036>040-042-050-051-501>504-
WVZ050>053-055-501>506-011000-
WASHINGTON-FREDERICK MD-CARROLL-MONTGOMERY-HOWARD-
EXTREME WESTERN ALLEGANY-CENTRAL AND EASTERN ALLEGANY-AUGUSTA-
ROCKINGHAM-SHENANDOAH-FREDERICK VA-PAGE-WARREN-CLARKE-NELSON-
ALBEMARLE-GREENE-MADISON-RAPPAHANNOCK-LOUDOUN-ORANGE-CULPEPER-
NORTHERN FAUQUIER-SOUTHERN FAUQUIER-WESTERN HIGHLAND-
EASTERN HIGHLAND-HAMPSHIRE-MORGAN-BERKELEY-JEFFERSON-HARDY-
WESTERN GRANT-EASTERN GRANT-WESTERN MINERAL-EASTERN MINERAL-
WESTERN PENDLETON-EASTERN PENDLETON-
135 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL VIRGINIA...AND CENTRAL AND WESTERN MARYLAND
WITH THE EXCEPTION OF GARRETT COUNTY.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

PATCHY DENSE FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
945 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

NCZ060-061-TNZ012>018-035>047-067>074-081>087-098>102-VAZ001-002-005-
006-008-011200-
CHEROKEE-CLAY-SCOTT TN-CAMPBELL-CLAIBORNE-HANCOCK-HAWKINS-SULLIVAN-
JOHNSON-MORGAN-ANDERSON-UNION-GRAINGER-HAMBLEN-NORTHWEST COCKE-COCKE
SMOKY MOUNTAINS-NORTHWEST GREENE-SOUTHEAST GREENE-WASHINGTON TN-
UNICOI-NORTHWEST CARTER-SOUTHEAST CARTER-ROANE-LOUDON-KNOX-JEFFERSON-
NW BLOUNT-BLOUNT SMOKY MOUNTAINS-NORTH SEVIER-SEVIER SMOKY MOUNTAINS-
SEQUATCHIE-BLEDSOE-RHEA-MEIGS-MCMINN-NORTHWEST MONROE-SOUTHEAST
MONROE-MARION-HAMILTON-BRADLEY-WEST POLK-EAST POLK-LEE-WISE-SCOTT-
RUSSELL-WASHINGTON-
945 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT...

PATCHY DENSE FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE OVERNIGHT TOWARDS SUNRISE...
ESPECIALLY NEAR BODIES OF WATER AND IN LOW LYING AREAS. MOTORISTS
SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR RAPID REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY AROUND SUNRISE.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY...

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE TENNESSEE RIVER
VALLEY LATE THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY. A FEW STORMS MAY BE STRONG
TO SEVERE...WITH DAMAGING WINDS AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL BEING THE
MAIN CONCERNS.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME...DUE TO THE
ISOLATED NATURE OF THE EXPECTED THREATS.

$$

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