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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
1031 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

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WARREN-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...WARREN
1031 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST
SATURDAY...
...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SATURDAY TO
11 AM EST SUNDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...SIGNIFICANT LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND DANGEROUSLY
  COLD WIND CHILLS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 4 TO 6 INCHES BY
  SATURDAY MORNING WITH ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS ON SATURDAY. STORM
  TOTAL SNOWFALL OVER 10 INCHES IS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE SNOWBELT OF
  NORTHWEST WARREN COUNTY. SIGNIFICANT BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF THE
  SNOW WILL ALSO OCCUR.

* TIMING...NOW THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. SOME OF THE HEAVIEST SNOW
  COULD FALL LATE SATURDAY.

* WIND CHILLS...AS LOW AS 20 TO 30 DEGREES BELOW ZERO.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND HAZARDOUS ROAD CONDITIONS...ALONG
  WITH FROSTBITE TO EXPOSED SKIN IN JUST 15 TO 30 MINUTES.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING TO SLIGHTLY BELOW ZERO TONIGHT AND
  SATURDAY...THEN DOWN TO AROUND 10 BELOW ZERO SATURDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... TO THE
  REGION BETWEEN 7 PM AND 10 PM

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF LAKE-
EFFECT SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL HAZARDOUS. LAKE-
EFFECT SNOW TYPICALLY FALLS AS NARROW BANDS OF HEAVY SNOW WITHIN
A LARGER AREA OF LIGHTER SNOW. SNOWFALL RATES OF OVER AN INCH PER
HOUR ARE LIKELY UNDER THE HEAVIER BANDS. VISIBILITIES VARY
GREATLY AND CAN DROP TO ZERO WITHIN MINUTES. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...
KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...BLANKETS AND A CELLULAR PHONE
IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY. STAY TUNED TO NOAA
WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE SOURCE OF WEATHER INFORMATION FOR
THE LATEST UPDATES. ADDITIONAL DETAILS CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT...
WEATHER.GOV/STATECOLLEGE.

IF YOU WILL BE OUTDOORS...DRESS IN LAYERS AND WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES. YOUNG CHILDREN...THE ELDERLY AND THE  HOMELESS ARE
ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO THE COLD. APPROPRIATE ACTION SHOULD BE
TAKEN TO ENSURE PETS HAVE ADEQUATE PROTECTION FROM THE COLD
TEMPERATURES.

&&

$$

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MCKEAN-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...BRADFORD
1031 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST
SATURDAY...
...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SATURDAY TO
11 AM EST SUNDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND
  CHILLS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 3 INCHES BY
  SATURDAY MORNING...WITH ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS EXPECTED DURING
  THE DAY SATURDAY AND SATURDAY EVENING. STORM TOTALS OF 3 TO 8
  INCHES ARE EXPECTED. SIGNIFICANT BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF THE
  SNOW WILL ALSO OCCUR.

* TIMING...NOW THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. SOME OF THE HEAVIEST SNOW
  COULD FALL LATE SATURDAY.

* WIND CHILLS...AS LOW AS 20 TO 30 DEGREES BELOW ZERO.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND HAZARDOUS ROAD CONDITIONS...ALONG
  WITH FROSTBITE TO EXPOSED SKIN IN JUST 15 TO 30 MINUTES.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING TO SLIGHTLY BELOW ZERO TONIGHT AND
  SATURDAY...THEN DOWN TO AROUND 10 BELOW ZERO SATURDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU WILL BE OUTDOORS...DRESS IN LAYERS AND WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES. YOUNG CHILDREN...THE ELDERLY AND THE  HOMELESS ARE
ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO THE COLD. APPROPRIATE ACTION SHOULD BE
TAKEN TO ENSURE PETS HAVE ADEQUATE PROTECTION FROM THE COLD
TEMPERATURES.

IN LAKE EFFECT SNOW THE WEATHER CAN VARY FROM LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW
IN NARROW BANDS TO CLEAR SKIES JUST A FEW MILES AWAY. IF YOU WILL
BE TRAVELING ACROSS THE REGION BE PREPARED FOR RAPID CHANGES IN
ROAD AND VISIBILITY CONDITIONS.

REPORT SNOW ACCUMULATION TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE
COLLEGE BY SENDING AN EMAIL TO CTP.STORMREPORTS@NOAA.GOV...
POSTING TO THE NWS STATE COLLEGE FACEBOOK PAGE...OR TWEET...USING
THE HASHTAG C...T...P...W...X.

&&

$$

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POTTER-TIOGA-NORTHERN LYCOMING-SULLIVAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COUDERSPORT...MANSFIELD...WELLSBORO...
TROUT RUN
1031 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SATURDAY TO
11 AM EST SUNDAY...

* LOCATIONS...THE NORTHWEST AND NORTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF
  PENNSYLVANIA.

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS.

* WIND CHILLS...FALLING TO BETWEEN 20 AND 25 BELOW ZERO BY
  DAYBREAK SATURDAY THEN STAYING IN THAT RANGE RIGHT THROUGH
  MUCH OF SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...FROSTBITE TO EXPOSED SKIN IN 15 TO 30 MINUTES.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 10
  TO 20 MPH TONIGHT...WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING TO NEAR OR SLIGHTLY BELOW ZERO TONIGHT
  AND SATURDAY...THEN DOWN TO AROUND 10 BELOW ZERO SATURDAY
  NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU WILL BE OUTDOORS...DRESS IN LAYERS AND WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES. YOUNG CHILDREN...THE ELDERLY AND THE  HOMELESS ARE
ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO THE COLD. APPROPRIATE ACTION SHOULD BE
TAKEN TO ENSURE PETS HAVE ADEQUATE PROTECTION FROM THE COLD
TEMPERATURES.

&&

$$

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ELK-CLEARFIELD-CAMBRIA-SOMERSET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. MARYS...RIDGWAY...DUBOIS...
CLEARFIELD...JOHNSTOWN...SOMERSET
1031 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST
SATURDAY...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SATURDAY TO
11 AM EST SUNDAY...

* LOCATIONS...THE ALLEGHENY PLATEAU AND LAUREL HIGHLANDS.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW AND DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 3 INCHES BY
  SATURDAY MORNING...ALONG WITH SIGNIFICANT BLOWING AND DRIFTING
  OF THE SNOW. ADDITIONAL LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW ACCUMULATION IS
  EXPECTED DURING THE DAY SATURDAY. STORM TOTALS OF 5 TO 8
  INCHES...WITH THE HIGHEST VALUES ON THE RIDGES OF SOMERSET AND
  CAMBRIA COUNTIES.

* TIMING...AN ARCTIC FRONT WILL CREATE HEAVY SNOW SQUALLS EARLY
  TONIGHT...POSSIBLY ACCOMPANIED BY WHITEOUT CONDITIONS. THE VERY
  COLD AIRMASS BLOWING OVER THE GREAT LAKES WILL BE LIFTED ACROSS
  THE MOUNTAINS...GENERATING FREQUENT SNOW SHOWERS OF VARYING
  INTENSITY.

* WIND CHILLS...FALLING TO BETWEEN 20 AND 25 BELOW ZERO BY
  DAYBREAK SATURDAY THEN STAYING IN THAT RANGE RIGHT THROUGH
  MUCH OF SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND HAZARDOUS ROAD CONDITIONS...ALONG
  WITH POTENTIAL FROSTBITE TO EXPOSED SKIN IN JUST 15 TO 30
  MINUTES.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH EARLY TONIGHT SHIFTING TO
  NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING TO NEAR OR SLIGHTLY BELOW ZERO TONIGHT
  AND SATURDAY...THEN DOWN TO AROUND 10 BELOW ZERO SATURDAY
  NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU WILL BE OUTDOORS...DRESS IN LAYERS AND WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES. YOUNG CHILDREN...THE ELDERLY AND THE  HOMELESS ARE
ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO THE COLD. APPROPRIATE ACTION SHOULD BE
TAKEN TO ENSURE PETS HAVE ADEQUATE PROTECTION FROM THE COLD
TEMPERATURES.

&&

$$

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CAMERON-NORTHERN CLINTON-NORTHERN CENTRE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EMPORIUM...RENOVO...PHILIPSBURG
1031 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SATURDAY TO
11 AM EST SUNDAY...

* LOCATIONS...THE NORTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF PENNSYLVANIA.

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS.

* WIND CHILLS...15 TO 20 BELOW ZERO.

* TIMING...EARLY SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA ARE POSSIBLE IF
  PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE SINGLE DIGITS ABOVE ZERO
  SATURDAY...FALLING TO THE SINGLE DIGITS BELOW ZERO EARLY
  SUNDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU WILL BE OUTDOORS...DRESS IN LAYERS AND WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES. YOUNG CHILDREN...THE ELDERLY AND THE  HOMELESS ARE
ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO THE COLD. APPROPRIATE ACTION SHOULD BE
TAKEN TO ENSURE PETS HAVE ADEQUATE PROTECTION FROM THE COLD
TEMPERATURES.

&&

$$

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SOUTHERN CENTRE-BLAIR-HUNTINGDON-MIFFLIN-JUNIATA-BEDFORD-FULTON-
FRANKLIN-SOUTHERN CLINTON-SOUTHERN LYCOMING-UNION-SNYDER-MONTOUR-
NORTHUMBERLAND-COLUMBIA-PERRY-DAUPHIN-SCHUYLKILL-LEBANON-
CUMBERLAND-ADAMS-YORK-LANCASTER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...STATE COLLEGE...ALTOONA...HUNTINGDON...
MOUNT UNION...LEWISTOWN...MIFFLINTOWN...BEDFORD...
MCCONNELLSBURG...CHAMBERSBURG...LOCK HAVEN...WILLIAMSPORT...
LEWISBURG...SELINSGROVE...DANVILLE...SUNBURY...SHAMOKIN...
BLOOMSBURG...BERWICK...NEWPORT...HARRISBURG...HERSHEY...
POTTSVILLE...LEBANON...CARLISLE...GETTYSBURG...YORK...LANCASTER
1031 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM SATURDAY TO
11 AM EST SUNDAY...

* LOCATIONS...THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS AND SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY.

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS.

* WIND CHILLS...15 TO 20 BELOW ZERO.

* TIMING...LATE SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA ARE POSSIBLE IF
  PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE SINGLE DIGITS TO TEENS SATURDAY...FALLING
  TO BETWEEN 5 BELOW AND 5 ABOVE ZERO EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU WILL BE OUTDOORS...DRESS IN LAYERS AND WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES. YOUNG CHILDREN...THE ELDERLY AND THE  HOMELESS ARE
ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO THE COLD. APPROPRIATE ACTION SHOULD BE
TAKEN TO ENSURE PETS HAVE ADEQUATE PROTECTION FROM THE COLD
TEMPERATURES.

&&

$$


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