Thousands in Forsyth, Yadkin counties without power amid winter weather

Thousands in the Piedmont are without power amid winter weather in the Triad.

There were about 3,800 Duke Energy outages in Forsyth County and about 1,200 in Yadkin County as of Saturday afternoon.

Duke Energy's website did not give an estimated restoration time as of about 12 p.m. Saturday.

A new band of snow is moving in Saturday and another couple inches on snow are expected throughout the day.

Slushy roads are expected. The snow will end Saturday evening.

A Winter Storm Warning continues for most counties in the FOX8 coverage area, including Guilford, Forsyth, Alamance, Davidson, Randolph, Rockingham, Davie, Stokes, Surry, Yadkin, Wilkes and Alleghany counties. The warning is in effect until 4 p.m. Saturday.

Dozens of wrecks were reported across the Piedmont on Friday amid winter weather conditions.

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