WLOS News13 Weather
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY: Through 6AM Saturday for Yancey, Mitchell, Avery, Madison, Haywood and Swain counties. Light snowfall.
WIND CHILL ADVISORY: Through 12PM Saturday, for elevations above 3,500 feet.
Bitterly cold air is headed towards the region, arriving by daybreak for many across Western North Carolina. Teens by morning for many from Asheville north. Wind chills will be well below zero for higher elevations, especially northern mountains.
Saturday will be very cold with highs only in the 10s & 20s for most of WNC. Sunshine will be prevalent, but it won't help much at all. ;
By Monday morning, wintry weather returns to the region with snow already falling and likely accumulating for higher elevations. Snow will initially fall over much of WNC Monday, then changing to mostly rain by afternoon.