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  1. 2.09" event total so far in SW Winston-Salem.
  2. In southwest Winston-Salem, 0.75” so far this morning, 6.85” for February and 12.51” for the year so far.
  3. Storm total rain for southwest Winston-Salem: 4.77”. Wow. And a wind advisory issued. A gust of 53 mph was recently measured at PTI: Wind AdvisoryURGENT - WEATHER MESSAGENational Weather Service Raleigh NC443 AM EST Fri Feb 7 2020...Unusually strong, high impact wind event expected acrosscentral NC early today....A rapidly strengthening area of low pressure will tracknortheastward across the middle Atlantic states today. A trailingcold front will sweep east across central NC this morning, withfollowing very strong southwesterly wind that will overspread theregion.NCZ007>011-021>028-038>043-073>078-083>086-088-089-072100-/O.CON.KRAH.WI.Y.0001.200207T1000Z-200207T2100Z/Person-Granville-Vance-Warren-Halifax-Forsyth-Guilford-Alamance-Orange-Durham-Franklin-Nash-Edgecombe-Davidson-Randolph-Chatham-Wake-Johnston-Wilson-Stanly-Montgomery-Moore-Lee-Harnett-Wayne-Anson-Richmond-Scotland-Hoke-Cumberland-Sampson-Including the cities of Roxboro, Oxford, Creedmoor, Henderson,Kittrell, Warrenton, Norlina, Roanoke Rapids, Enfield,Scotland Neck, Winston-Salem, Greensboro, High Point, Burlington,Graham, Mebane, Hillsborough, Chapel Hill, Carrboro, Durham,Rougemont, Louisburg, Franklinton, Nashville, Spring Hope,Rocky Mount, Tarboro, Princeville, Lexington, Thomasville,Asheboro, Archdale, Siler City, Pittsboro, Raleigh, Cary, Apex,Wake Forest, Knightdale, Smithfield, Selma, Clayton, Wilson,Albemarle, Troy, Southern Pines, Pinehurst, Aberdeen, Carthage,Sanford, Lillington, Angier, Buies Creek, Erwin, Dunn, Goldsboro,Wadesboro, Polkton, Rockingham, Ellerbe, Laurinburg,Camp Mackall, Wagram, Raeford, Fayetteville, Spring Lake,Hope Mills, Clinton, and Roseboro443 AM EST Fri Feb 7 2020...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THISAFTERNOON...* WHAT...Winds will become southwesterly and increase to between 15 and 30 mph, with frequent gusts between 35 and 45 mph. Infrequent gusts in excess of 50 mph will be possible, especially across the Sandhills and Coastal Plain, from Laurinburg to Fayetteville to Goldsboro and Rocky Mount.* WHERE...All of central North Carolina.* WHEN...The Advisory is in effect from 5 AM to 4 PM EST today. The strongest wind will occur between 6 or 7 AM and noon or 1 PM.* IMPACTS...Significant tree damage, including falling limbs and branches, and scattered to numerous uprooted trees, will result, as will numerous power outages.* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Given that this is expected to be an unusually strong wind event, and soil is saturated from multiple inches of soaking rain during the past 48 hours, scattered to numerous uprooted trees may result.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...Travel and outdoor activities are strongly discouraged thismorning due to the strong wind gusts and increased risk of treedamage.&&
  4. I wonder when was the last time there was such a wide spread severe weather AND flooding event during the winter months in the southeast. 4.32” storm total for southwest Winston-Salem.
  5. I also noticed the forward progression has really slowed based on the radar. Storm total 3.81” in southwest Winston-Salem.
  6. Storm total 3.56” in SW Winston-Salem and still getting rumbles of thunder.
  7. Moderate sleet shower in SW Winston. 38.5F/24.2F (KINT reported a dewpoint of 18F at 2:54 according to the NWS).
  8. Sometime tomorrow afternoon/evening.
  9. Mixed bag of precip here in SW Winston-Salem. We've had a snow/sleet mix, then sleet, then a rain/sleet mix, now it appears to be some sleet with a few flakes mixed it.
  10. I'm just south of I-40 in SW Winston and our sleet seems to be changing back to snow. Big flakes.
  11. According to WFMY's Tim Buckley, it's the sleet line: https://twitter.com/TimBuckleyWX/status/1071829495575965696
  12. Measured again recently in SW Winston-Salem, close to 13". Now mostly sleet, with flakes mixing in in greater or lesser amounts from time to time.
  13. Just measured in SW Winston-Salem. Around 12.5" and still snowing, although it seems to be mixed with some sleet.
  14. Very breezy now in SW Winston-Salem. Small to medium flakes with moderate to sometimes heavy snow.
  15. Still snowing in SW Winston-Salem. Mostly small flakes now, ~11", and very breezy. Amazing storm for this area!
  16. Heavy snow in SW Winston-Salem. Measured about 7.5" an hour ago. I'm sure we're well on our way to 9" at this point.
  17. Light snow has started in SW Winston-Salem.
  18. 1.38" so far in southwest Winston-Salem since Thursday afternoon.
  19. Do the lower totals appear to be from speed, storm track, both, something else?
  20. Finally switched to all snow in SW Winston-Salem.
  21. Moderate snow here in SW Winston-Salem. Dusting on grass and decent accumulation on elevated surfaces. My street is wet.
  22. Also switched back to snow here in SW Winston-Salem after an hour or so of sleet.