Weather Warnings Issued as Winter Storm Hits Western Carolinas

A winter storm was forecast to bring heavy snow, winds, and ice to parts of the Carolinas on Sunday, January 16, the National Weather Service (NWS) said.

The NWS issued a winter storm and ice storm warning due to the storm, with accumulations of up to 15 inches predicted in Newland, North Carolina.

Footage shared by Samantha Weiss shows snow accumulation in Spartanburg County, South Carolina.

The county was predicted to see as much as two inches of snow on Sunday, according to the NWS. Credit: Samantha Weiss via Storyful

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