9!/20/2014) A winter storm watch has been announced for most of Western North Carolina. The watch is in effect through late Tuesday night. Heavy snowfall and cold temperatures could cause roadways to be quite slippery or even impassable. Also, strong wind gusts could cause downed trees and power lines. A winter storm watch means there is a potential for significant snow, sleet, or ice accumulations that may impact travel. For up-to-date weather information and a complete list of closings and delays you can check out wrgc.com.