"We could see a flurry or two, but I don't think we're going to see anything that will have great impact", said Mike Johnson, NWS meteorologist. Most communities are in the mid 40s.
Carroll said the weather service's latest models as of Thursday afternoon showed that by 8 p.m. Friday evening, most of the precipitation will change over to snow in the majority of the county, including Morganton.
This includes areas from Louisiana to parts of Alabama, Georgia and the Carolinas.
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- How much snow will fall in the area, if any.
Thus as this colder air arrives that is when the rain will switch over to big wet snow flakes making for a very picturesque scene for Acadiana. Rain and snow lines don't stop magically at county lines.
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Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow, high near 32. It will take a lot to get the soil temperatures low enough to cause accumulations. If everything lined up perfectly some of these areas could see an inch of snow.
Some wind accompanied by rain or more accumulating snow is possible Monday night into Tuesday, the weather service said.
There's a slight chance of snow today before 11 a.m. with the precipitation turning into rain with snow mixed in. Temperatures through the day will hover around 35 degrees. Brining roads before snowfall prevent snow and ice from bonding to paved surfaces, enabling easy removal. However, temperatures will go back below freezing rather quickly tomorrow night, and any lingering water on roads could freeze.
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No Bloomfield students are injured and the lockdowns at Bloomfield Schools are precautionary at this time. The sheriff's office urged people to avoid the area and confirmed the school was evacauted.