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Warning: 8P.M. Friday to 8P.M. Saturday, Tennessee border counties

Advisory: 8P.M. Friday to 8P.M. Saturday, Buncombe, Northern Jackson, Graham.

Significant snowfall expected. Dangerous travel.

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*Winter Storm Warning: 8P.M. Friday to 8P.M. Saturday, Tennessee border counties

*Winter Storm Advisory: 8P.M. Friday to 8P.M. Saturday, Buncombe, Northern Jackson, Graham.

*Freeze Warning: 11P.M. Friday to 10A.M. Saturday for Transylvania, Henderson, S. Jackson, Buncombe, Yancey and Mitchell counties.

***Significant Snow & Wind event Friday Night through Saturday for WNC***

Happy Halloween! It will be another chilly day, temperatures reaching high 50s. Expect a slight chance for rain this afternoon, and scattered showers this evening.  But temperatures will continue to cool throughout the night. Expect temperatures in the low 50s around 6P.M. and eventually dropping into the low 30s.

Expect snow to begin falling in the high country between 8 & 10 P.M. tonight. The intensity of the snow will pick up after midnight into Saturday. Snow will begin falling in the lower elevations, including Buncombe County, in the early morning hours Saturday. Accumulations will be greatest along and near the Tennessee border, with elevations above 4,500 receiving from as much as 6" to 12" by Saturday evening. Between 3,500 & 4,500 feet expect a range of 4" to 6". Asheville and many other lower elevations around Buncombe County will see a dusting up to one inch by the end of the day Saturday. But, the northern end of Buncombe County may get more than 2"! 

High temperatures will not get out of the 30s for many mountain valleys Saturday afternoon and will dip below freezing Saturday night. Also, expect windy conditions, with sustained winds at 10-20 mph and gusts up to 45 mph. Wind chills will be in the teens in some locations.

Expect icy roads above 3,500 feet throughout the day on Saturday.  Driving conditions will be hazardous Saturday and Saturday night, especially in the high mountains.

News 13's Ingrid Allstaedt



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