Hundreds Of Thousands Expected To Lose Power As Winter Storm Approaches

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Once the transition to snow happens, accumulations should start to pile up quickly, especially in the border counties, which will see the highest totals.

For starters, the National Weather Service has issued a flood watch from 7 a.m. Saturday to 7 p.m. Sunday for a good bit of Georgia, including Cobb.

WHAT: Accumulations of snow, sleet and freezing rain are possible.

A Duke Energy crew works to restore power in Raleigh, N.C, .as snow continues to fall Sunday morning, December 9, 2018.

Those in the Charlotte area can expect plenty of winter weather over the coming days, as a large storm system moves through the area.

A WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING for the following counties and cities: Tazewell-Bland-Giles-Pulaski-Montgomery-Craig-Roanoke-Botetourt-Bedford-Campbell-Charlotte-Mercer-Summers-Monroe.

"Particularly a storm of this magnitude", Cooper said. The flooding is expected to impact the Belleau Woods, Forest Cove, Northshore and Riverside Crest subdivisions, CBS Houston affiliate KHOU reports. We're expected to get at least a couple inches of rain, with chances for wintry precipitation on Saturday and Sunday evenings.

The southern half of Arkansas will get caught up in a similar situation as East Texas, with flash flooding possible.

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Snow totals will be lower in northeastern Arkansas and northwestern Tennessee, where 1 to 2 inches is possible.

The heaviest snowfall is expected in the mountains and foothills.

However, those predictions sharply drop to 2-3 inches of snow in places like Raleigh and down to 1 inch in Greenville, South Carolina.

One key part of the extended forecast will be whether or not the moisture sticks around Monday and Tuesday or if it clears out quickly.

"The greatest risk of severe weather that includes the possibility of a few isolated tornadoes is over portions of central and South Texas on Friday afternoon and evening", AccuWeather meteorologist Alex Sosnowski told the outlet.

Strong thunderstorms and heavy rain will continue in parts of Florida and Georgia Sunday evening as a cold front interacts with a relatively warmer, moist air mass.

The storm moves out to sea Monday, models showed Thursday.

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