State of Emergency Declared

February 12, 2014

S.C. EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT DIVISION: A STATE OF EMERGENCY IS IN EFFECT — THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE WINTER WEATHER ALERTS FOR MOST OF SOUTH CAROLINA, PREDICTING SNOW, SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN — POWER OUTAGES AND DANGEROUS ROAD CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY — MONITOR LOCAL MEDIA FOR CHANGES IN CONDITIONS – S.C. DEPT OF PUBLIC…

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WGOG’s Backup Plan

February 11, 2014

Given the likely-hood of a significant snowfall and the possibility of the interruption of our signal, WGOG has devised a backup plan of operation in order to keep our listeners better informed in during this  severe weather threat. In the event WGOG’s signal is interrupted due to our transmitter, WGOG will begin streaming via wgog.com’s…

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Pax moves into SC

February 11, 2014

Winter Storm Pax has begun to move into South Carolina. Snow and sleet have been falling from the northern midlands to the upstate. But, the DOT says, pavement temperatures have remained above freezing, and there has been no accumulation so far. Precip is expected to tape off today, then get heavier tonight and tomorrow. SC…

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Severe weather driving tips

February 11, 2014

The motor club AAA has advice for driving in this severe weather. Avoid unnecessary travel. No one can drive well on ice. Accelerate, decelerate and turn slowly. Everything takes longer in icy conditions, so be sure to leave space between you and the vehicle in front of you. Don’t stop—-if you can avoid it. Don’t…

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By late morning, .07″ snow measured

February 11, 2014

By late morning, seven-tenths of an inch of snow had been officially measured in Walhalla. Barbara Wilson, weather observer, said with a 33-degree reading the snow was melting quickly. Conditions beginning tonight are expected to change that. Governor Haley has declared a State of Emergency to mobilize resources should they be needed. She has ordered…

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Tips for Dealing with Ice Storms

February 11, 2014

With the possibility of ice accumulations in the forecast, it is important to know some tips for dealing with ice storms. This is especially true in our area, where storms of this magnitude are rare. The National Weather Service and Emergency Officials warn residents to take immediate steps to prepare for power outages. The outages…

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