Gov. Pat McCrory issued a State of Emergency Thursday in preparation of snow and ice over the weekend.
we're under a state of emergency for this winter storm i hate north carolina— Amanda (@eastsidewidow) January 21, 2016
“Given the snow and ice accumulations that are predicted, combined with gusty winds and already saturated grounds, this storm has serious potential,” McCrory said in a statement.
McCrory (after filing for re-election): Don’t believe the media! McCrory (as snowstorm approaches): LISTEN TO EVERYTHING THE MEDIA TELLS YOU— Jeremy Markovich (@deftlyinane) January 21, 2016
The winter storm, called Jonas, is predicted to strike most of the east coast.