Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
901 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

NJZ001-PAZ055-181200-
/O.EXT.KPHI.ZR.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-170118T1200Z/
SUSSEX-MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWTON...STROUDSBURG
901 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...MONROE COUNTY IN PENNSYLVANIA AND SUSSEX COUNTY IN
  NEW JERSEY.

* HAZARD TYPE...FREEZING RAIN AND FREEZING DRIZZLE...MAINLY AT
  ELEVATIONS ABOVE 1500 FEET.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL COUPLE OF HUNDREDTHS OF AN
  INCH.

* TIMING...INTERMITTENT SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS
  EVENING. IN BETWEEN AND AFTER THESE SHOWERS END...FREEZING
  DRIZZLE AND FREEZING FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE AT THE HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS AS WELL.

* TEMPERATURES...TEMPERATURES IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN...INCLUDING
  MOUNT POCONO AND HIGH POINT REMAIN JUST BELOW FREEZING THIS
  EVENING, AND WILL TAKE A WHILE TO RISE ABOVE FREEZING.

* VISIBILITIES...BELOW ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES ESPECIALLY IN THE
  HIGHER TERRAIN OF THE POCONOS.

* IMPACTS...ICING MAY CREATE SLIPPERY CONDITIONS ESPECIALLY ON
  UNTREATED ROADS AND SIDEWALKS. MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO EXERCISE
  CAUTION FOR BOTH SLIPPERY CONDITIONS AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES IF
  TRAVELING IN THESE AREAS TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR
FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

REPORT ICE ACCUMULATION TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY
CALLING OUR TRAINED SPOTTER LINE...POSTING TO THE NWS MOUNT HOLLY
FACEBOOK PAGE...OR USING TWITTER.

ICE ACCUMULATION FORECAST MAPS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PHI/WINTER

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