Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Binghamton, NY

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY
315 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...NEXT WEEK MARKS WINTER WEATHER AWARENESS WEEK IN NEW YORK...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS DECLARED NEXT WEEK...
NOVEMBER 2ND THROUGH NOVEMBER 8TH AS WINTER WEATHER AWARENESS
WEEK IN NEW YORK.

THE WINTER SEASON IN UPSTATE NEW YORK IS A TIME OF BEAUTIFUL
SCENERY...HOLIDAY CELEBRATION...AND OUTDOOR RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES.
HOWEVER THE COLD WEATHER SEASON CAN ALSO BE HARSH...AND EVEN
DANGEROUS IF YOU ARE NOT PREPARED.

TO PROMOTE A SAFER WINTER SEASON...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ASKS
LOCAL PRINT...BROADCAST...INTERNET AND SOCIAL MEDIA TO HIGHLIGHT THE
DANGERS OF WINTER WEATHER AND THE STEPS THAT CAN BE TAKEN TO REDUCE
RISK. THE FOLLOWING ARE THE TOPICS TO BE COVERED DURING WINTER
WEATHER AWARENESS WEEK IN NEW YORK...WINTER PREPAREDNESS, LAKE
EFFECT SNOW, NOR`EASTERS AND BLIZZARDS, WINTER FLOODING AND ICE
JAMS, ICE STORMS, WATCHES, WARNINGS AND ADVISORIES AND GENERAL
SAFETY TIPS.

WE WILL BE ISSUING DAILY PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENTS IN THE
MORNING AND ALSO PROVIDING INFORMATION VIA OUR FACEBOOK PAGE WHICH
CAN BE ACCESSED AT HTTP://WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWSBINGHAMTON
AND TWITTER AT HTTP://WWW.TWITTER.COM/NWSBINGHAMTON
YOU CAN ALSO FOLLOW ALONG USING THE HASHTAG #WINTERPREP.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON NEW YORK WINTER WEATHER AWARENESS
WEEK...CHECK OUT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/BGM/WWAW

YOU CAN ALSO CONTACT DAVE NICOSIA WARNING COORDINATION
METEOROLOGIST FOR NOAA`S NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
BINGHAMTON AT 607-770-9531 X 223 OR VIA EMAIL AT
DAVID.NICOSIA@NOAA.GOV

$$
DJN





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