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Special Statement

Statement as of 2:45 PM EST on January 18, 2018

Expires 7:00 AM EST on January 19, 2018


... Hazardous driving conditions expected tonight into early Friday
morning across eastern North Carolina...

Travel will remain hazardous tonight into early Friday morning,
with many area roadways covered in snow and ice. Temperatures will
drop into the 20s tonight, and any snow and snow melt will
refreeze. Area roadways not expected to see much improvement until
late Friday morning and Friday afternoon.

If you must go out, slow down, keep plenty of distance between
you and other motorists, and allow plenty of time to reach your
destination.


245 PM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

... Hazardous driving conditions expected tonight into early Friday
morning across eastern North Carolina...

Travel will remain hazardous tonight into early Friday morning,
with many area roadways covered in snow and ice. Temperatures will
drop into the 20s tonight, and any snow and snow melt will
refreeze. Area roadways not expected to see much improvement until
late Friday morning and Friday afternoon.

If you must go out, slow down, keep plenty of distance between
you and other motorists, and allow plenty of time to reach your
destination.



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 9:29 AM EST on January 18, 2018

Expires 9:29 PM EST on January 18, 2018


... Snowfall reports...

Location amount time/date provider

... North Carolina...

... Beaufort County...
1 NW Aurora 6.3 in 0620 am 01/18 public
1 WNW Aurora 5.0 in 0719 am 01/18 trained spotter
Belhaven 4.0 in 0727 am 01/18 public
1 SW Washington 1.0 in 0926 am 01/18 trained spotter
1 SSW Cox Crossing 0.6 in 0849 am 01/18 trained spotter

... Carteret County...
Harkers Island 3.2 in 0915 am 01/18 public
Otway 3.0 in 0918 am 01/18 public
Smyrna 3.0 in 0919 am 01/18 public
1 E Harkers Island 2.4 in 0918 am 01/18 trained spotter
2 SW Newport 2.1 in 0718 am 01/18 official NWS obs
Cape Carteret 2.0 in 0725 am 01/18 public
Merrimon 2.0 in 0800 am 01/18 public
1 N Michael j Smith Airport 1.0 in 1229 am 01/18 public
1 W Bogue 0.9 in 0826 am 01/18 NWS employee

... Craven County...
1 SW Bridgeton 1.3 in 0837 am 01/18 trained spotter
Fort Barnwell 0.5 in 0800 am 01/18 public

... Dare County...
2 NW Roanoke Island festival 9.9 in 0741 am 01/18 public
2 se Southern Shores 9.5 in 0700 am 01/18 public
1 se Southern Shores 7.5 in 0915 am 01/18 Emergency Mngr
1 WNW Roanoke Island festiva 7.5 in 0416 am 01/18 public
1 SSE Wright Brothers nation 7.0 in 0901 am 01/18 public
Rodanthe 6.0 in 0748 am 01/18 public
Rodanthe 2.0 in 0314 am 01/18 public

... Hyde County...
Ocracoke Village 7.5 in 0536 am 01/18 public
Ocracoke Village 7.5 in 0530 am 01/18 public
4 NE Sladesville 4.5 in 0330 am 01/18 law enforcement

... Martin County...
Williamston 1.0 in 1157 PM 01/17 Emergency Mngr

... Onslow County...
2 NW Verona 2.0 in 0726 am 01/18 public
1 se Pumpkin Center 1.6 in 0856 am 01/18 trained spotter

... Pitt County...
1 WNW Simpson 1.4 in 0113 am 01/18 trained spotter
4 ESE Winterville 1.0 in 0840 am 01/18 trained spotter
Greenville 0.4 in 1045 PM 01/17 public

... Washington County...
Plymouth 4.0 in 0702 am 01/18 public

... Sleet reports...

Location amount time/date provider

... North Carolina...

... Carteret County...
1 SW Newport 0.1 in 1042 PM 01/17 official NWS obs
1 WSW Broad Creek 0.0 in 1004 PM 01/17 NWS employee

**metadata**
:01/18/2018,0849 am,NC,Beaufort,1 SSW Cox Crossing,,,35.3561,-76.9603,snow_24,0.6,inch,trained spotter,
:01/18/2018,0926 am,NC,Beaufort,1 SW Washington,,,35.5459,-77.0611,snow_24,1,inch,trained spotter,
:01/18/2018,0727 am,NC,Beaufort,Belhaven,,,35.5434,-76.6165,snow_24,4.0,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0719 am,NC,Beaufort,1 WNW Aurora,,,35.3084,-76.8013,snow_24,5.0,inch,trained spotter,
:01/18/2018,0620 am,NC,Beaufort,1 NW Aurora,,,35.3107,-76.7978,snow_24,6.3,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0826 am,NC,Carteret,1 W Bogue,,,34.7113,-77.0431,snow_24,0.9,inch,NWS employee,
:01/18/2018,0029 am,NC,Carteret,1 N Michael j Smith Airport,,,34.7526,-76.6536,snow_24,1.0,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0725 am,NC,Carteret,Cape Carteret,,,34.692,-77.0601,snow_24,2.0,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0800 am,NC,Carteret,Merrimon,,,34.9539,-76.6394,snow_24,2,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0718 am,NC,Carteret,2 SW Newport,,,34.7713,-76.8843,snow_24,2.1,inch,official NWS obs,
:01/18/2018,0918 am,NC,Carteret,1 E Harkers Island,,,34.6936,-76.5365,snow_24,2.4,inch,trained spotter,
:01/18/2018,0919 am,NC,Carteret,Smyrna,,,34.7613,-76.5271,snow_24,3.0,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0918 am,NC,Carteret,Otway,,,34.7753,-76.5572,snow_24,3.0,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0915 am,NC,Carteret,Harkers Island,,,34.6957,-76.5595,snow_24,3.2,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0800 am,NC,Craven,Fort Barnwell,,,35.2741,-77.33,snow_24,0.5,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0837 am,NC,Craven,1 SW Bridgeton,,,35.1051,-77.0375,snow_24,1.3,inch,trained spotter,
:01/18/2018,0314 am,NC,Dare,Rodanthe,,,35.5956,-75.4681,snow_24,2.0,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0748 am,NC,Dare,Rodanthe,,,35.5959,-75.4668,snow_24,6.0,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0901 am,NC,Dare,1 SSE Wright Brothers National Monument,,,35.9964,-75.6536,snow_24,7.0,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0915 am,NC,Dare,1 se Southern Shores,,,36.106,-75.7156,snow_24,7.5,inch,Emergency Mngr,
:01/18/2018,0416 am,NC,Dare,1 WNW Roanoke Island festival park,,,35.9144,-75.6765,snow_24,7.5,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0700 am,NC,Dare,2 se Southern Shores,,,36.0994,-75.7158,snow_24,9.5,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0741 am,NC,Dare,2 NW Roanoke Island festival park,,,35.9322,-75.6937,snow_24,9.9,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0330 am,NC,Hyde,4 NE Sladesville,,,35.4993,-76.4356,snow_24,4.5,inch,law enforcement,
:01/18/2018,0536 am,NC,Hyde,Ocracoke Village,,,35.1119,-75.9802,snow_24,7.5,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0530 am,NC,Hyde,Ocracoke Village,,,35.1126,-75.9742,snow_24,7.5,inch,public,
:01/17/2018,2357 PM,NC,Martin,Williamston,,,35.8526,-77.0577,snow_24,1.0,inch,Emergency Mngr,
:01/18/2018,0856 am,NC,Onslow,1 se Pumpkin Center,,,34.7648,-77.3537,snow_24,1.6,inch,trained spotter,
:01/18/2018,0726 am,NC,Onslow,2 NW Verona,,,34.6937,-77.4951,snow_24,2.0,inch,public,
:01/17/2018,2245 PM,NC,Pitt,Greenville,,,35.6056,-77.3758,snow_24,0.4,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0840 am,NC,Pitt,4 ESE Winterville,,,35.5034,-77.3365,snow_24,1.0,inch,trained spotter,
:01/18/2018,0113 am,NC,Pitt,1 WNW Simpson,,,35.5811,-77.297,snow_24,1.4,inch,trained spotter,
:01/18/2018,0702 am,NC,Washington,Plymouth,,,35.8638,-76.746,snow_24,4.0,inch,public,

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.



929 am EST Thu Jan 18 2018

... Snowfall reports...

Location amount time/date provider

... North Carolina...

... Beaufort County...
1 NW Aurora 6.3 in 0620 am 01/18 public
1 WNW Aurora 5.0 in 0719 am 01/18 trained spotter
Belhaven 4.0 in 0727 am 01/18 public
1 SW Washington 1.0 in 0926 am 01/18 trained spotter
1 SSW Cox Crossing 0.6 in 0849 am 01/18 trained spotter

... Carteret County...
Harkers Island 3.2 in 0915 am 01/18 public
Otway 3.0 in 0918 am 01/18 public
Smyrna 3.0 in 0919 am 01/18 public
1 E Harkers Island 2.4 in 0918 am 01/18 trained spotter
2 SW Newport 2.1 in 0718 am 01/18 official NWS obs
Cape Carteret 2.0 in 0725 am 01/18 public
Merrimon 2.0 in 0800 am 01/18 public
1 N Michael j Smith Airport 1.0 in 1229 am 01/18 public
1 W Bogue 0.9 in 0826 am 01/18 NWS employee

... Craven County...
1 SW Bridgeton 1.3 in 0837 am 01/18 trained spotter
Fort Barnwell 0.5 in 0800 am 01/18 public

... Dare County...
2 NW Roanoke Island festival 9.9 in 0741 am 01/18 public
2 se Southern Shores 9.5 in 0700 am 01/18 public
1 se Southern Shores 7.5 in 0915 am 01/18 Emergency Mngr
1 WNW Roanoke Island festiva 7.5 in 0416 am 01/18 public
1 SSE Wright Brothers nation 7.0 in 0901 am 01/18 public
Rodanthe 6.0 in 0748 am 01/18 public
Rodanthe 2.0 in 0314 am 01/18 public

... Hyde County...
Ocracoke Village 7.5 in 0536 am 01/18 public
Ocracoke Village 7.5 in 0530 am 01/18 public
4 NE Sladesville 4.5 in 0330 am 01/18 law enforcement

... Martin County...
Williamston 1.0 in 1157 PM 01/17 Emergency Mngr

... Onslow County...
2 NW Verona 2.0 in 0726 am 01/18 public
1 se Pumpkin Center 1.6 in 0856 am 01/18 trained spotter

... Pitt County...
1 WNW Simpson 1.4 in 0113 am 01/18 trained spotter
4 ESE Winterville 1.0 in 0840 am 01/18 trained spotter
Greenville 0.4 in 1045 PM 01/17 public

... Washington County...
Plymouth 4.0 in 0702 am 01/18 public

... Sleet reports...

Location amount time/date provider

... North Carolina...

... Carteret County...
1 SW Newport 0.1 in 1042 PM 01/17 official NWS obs
1 WSW Broad Creek 0.0 in 1004 PM 01/17 NWS employee

**metadata**
:01/18/2018,0849 am,NC,Beaufort,1 SSW Cox Crossing,,,35.3561,-76.9603,snow_24,0.6,inch,trained spotter,
:01/18/2018,0926 am,NC,Beaufort,1 SW Washington,,,35.5459,-77.0611,snow_24,1,inch,trained spotter,
:01/18/2018,0727 am,NC,Beaufort,Belhaven,,,35.5434,-76.6165,snow_24,4.0,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0719 am,NC,Beaufort,1 WNW Aurora,,,35.3084,-76.8013,snow_24,5.0,inch,trained spotter,
:01/18/2018,0620 am,NC,Beaufort,1 NW Aurora,,,35.3107,-76.7978,snow_24,6.3,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0826 am,NC,Carteret,1 W Bogue,,,34.7113,-77.0431,snow_24,0.9,inch,NWS employee,
:01/18/2018,0029 am,NC,Carteret,1 N Michael j Smith Airport,,,34.7526,-76.6536,snow_24,1.0,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0725 am,NC,Carteret,Cape Carteret,,,34.692,-77.0601,snow_24,2.0,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0800 am,NC,Carteret,Merrimon,,,34.9539,-76.6394,snow_24,2,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0718 am,NC,Carteret,2 SW Newport,,,34.7713,-76.8843,snow_24,2.1,inch,official NWS obs,
:01/18/2018,0918 am,NC,Carteret,1 E Harkers Island,,,34.6936,-76.5365,snow_24,2.4,inch,trained spotter,
:01/18/2018,0919 am,NC,Carteret,Smyrna,,,34.7613,-76.5271,snow_24,3.0,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0918 am,NC,Carteret,Otway,,,34.7753,-76.5572,snow_24,3.0,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0915 am,NC,Carteret,Harkers Island,,,34.6957,-76.5595,snow_24,3.2,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0800 am,NC,Craven,Fort Barnwell,,,35.2741,-77.33,snow_24,0.5,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0837 am,NC,Craven,1 SW Bridgeton,,,35.1051,-77.0375,snow_24,1.3,inch,trained spotter,
:01/18/2018,0314 am,NC,Dare,Rodanthe,,,35.5956,-75.4681,snow_24,2.0,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0748 am,NC,Dare,Rodanthe,,,35.5959,-75.4668,snow_24,6.0,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0901 am,NC,Dare,1 SSE Wright Brothers National Monument,,,35.9964,-75.6536,snow_24,7.0,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0915 am,NC,Dare,1 se Southern Shores,,,36.106,-75.7156,snow_24,7.5,inch,Emergency Mngr,
:01/18/2018,0416 am,NC,Dare,1 WNW Roanoke Island festival park,,,35.9144,-75.6765,snow_24,7.5,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0700 am,NC,Dare,2 se Southern Shores,,,36.0994,-75.7158,snow_24,9.5,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0741 am,NC,Dare,2 NW Roanoke Island festival park,,,35.9322,-75.6937,snow_24,9.9,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0330 am,NC,Hyde,4 NE Sladesville,,,35.4993,-76.4356,snow_24,4.5,inch,law enforcement,
:01/18/2018,0536 am,NC,Hyde,Ocracoke Village,,,35.1119,-75.9802,snow_24,7.5,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0530 am,NC,Hyde,Ocracoke Village,,,35.1126,-75.9742,snow_24,7.5,inch,public,
:01/17/2018,2357 PM,NC,Martin,Williamston,,,35.8526,-77.0577,snow_24,1.0,inch,Emergency Mngr,
:01/18/2018,0856 am,NC,Onslow,1 se Pumpkin Center,,,34.7648,-77.3537,snow_24,1.6,inch,trained spotter,
:01/18/2018,0726 am,NC,Onslow,2 NW Verona,,,34.6937,-77.4951,snow_24,2.0,inch,public,
:01/17/2018,2245 PM,NC,Pitt,Greenville,,,35.6056,-77.3758,snow_24,0.4,inch,public,
:01/18/2018,0840 am,NC,Pitt,4 ESE Winterville,,,35.5034,-77.3365,snow_24,1.0,inch,trained spotter,
:01/18/2018,0113 am,NC,Pitt,1 WNW Simpson,,,35.5811,-77.297,snow_24,1.4,inch,trained spotter,
:01/18/2018,0702 am,NC,Washington,Plymouth,,,35.8638,-76.746,snow_24,4.0,inch,public,

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.


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