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Weather Alert Detail

  • Special Weather Statement for Pickens County, Georgia
  • Special Weather Statement issued February 01 at 5:09AM EST by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 5:09 a.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 7 p.m.
  • ...LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW POSSIBLE MONDAY MORNING...
    ...PATCHES OF BLACK ICE POSSIBLE MONDAY MORNING...
    COLD AIR RUSHING IN ON THE HEELS OF A DEPARTING COLD FRONT WILL
    ALLOW FOR A BRIEF PERIOD OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW MONDAY MORNING. NO
    ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED EXCEPT AT THE HIGHEST ELEVATIONS WHERE
    THE RAIN ACTUALLY CHANGES TO ALL LIGHT SNOW FOR A BRIEF PERIOD. IN
    THESE AREAS...UP TO A HALF AN INCH OF SNOW ACCUMULATION IS
    POSSIBLE AT THE AFOREMENTIONED HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
    OF MORE CONCERN WILL BE THE RAPIDLY DECREASING TEMPERATURES
    IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE PRECIPITATION WHICH MAY LEAD TO PATCHES
    OF BLACK ICE DEVELOPMENT. THIS AGAIN WILL BE ESPECIALLY TRUE AT
    THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS. MOTORISTS SHOULD BE ALERT MONDAY MORNING
    FOR PATCHY SLICK SPOTS...ESPECIALLY ON ELEVATED SURFACES SUCH AS
    BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES.