The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for the High Country, and much of the region and state. Accumulation from 12 to 18 inches are forecast through Saturday evening. The snow is forecast to move in after midnight Thursday. Weather graphics are available below the video updates.
North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory has declared a State of Emergency for the entire state. More information and the press conference is available at this link.
National Weather Service video update
Brad Panovich, Chief Meteorologist NBC Charlotte, video update
Weather Vlog 1/21/2016Quick Winter Storm VLOG update: On way back now, and the storm is coming with me. The million dollar question is about of sleet vs ice vs rain vs snow. Ice and sleet are winning out right now. Be ready for a major ice storm around Charlotte.
Posted by Brad Panovich Meteorologist on Thursday, January 21, 2016