Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Burlington VT
353 PM EDT Wed Mar 29 2017

VTZ011-012-018-019-301000-
/O.NEW.KBTV.WS.A.0004.170331T0900Z-170401T1800Z/
Western Rutland-Windsor-Eastern Addison-Eastern Rutland-
Including the cities of Rutland, Springfield,
White River Junction, Bristol, Ripton, East Wallingford,
and Killington
353 PM EDT Wed Mar 29 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in Burlington has issued a Winter
Storm Watch, which is in effect from late Thursday night through
Saturday afternoon.

* Locations...Southern Vermont including Rutland, Windsor, and
eastern Addison Counties.

* Hazard Types...Heavy Wet Snow.

* Accumulations...6 to 10 inches of heavy dense snow.

* Maximum Snowfall Rate...Up to 1 inch per hour, mainly Friday
  evening through midnight.

* Timing..Snow will begin during the early hours Friday morning
  before mixing to rain or snow below 1000 feet on Friday. Snow
  will continue throughout Friday before tapering off Saturday
  morning.

* Impacts...Heavy wet snow will accumulate on trees and power
  lines which will lead to the potential for scattered power
  outages across southern Vermont. Additionally, the heavy wet
  snow will cause hazardous travel conditions on local roads.

* Winds...East 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* Temperatures...Highs in the upper 30s on Friday with lows around
  30 on Friday night.

* Visibilities...As low as a half mile at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
snow that may impact travel. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.

Please stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio, your local media, or
go to www.weather.gov/Burlington for further updates on this
weather situation.

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