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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
326 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

NYZ029-087-122100-
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SOUTHEASTERN ST. LAWRENCE-SOUTHWESTERN ST. LAWRENCE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...STAR LAKE...OGDENSBURG...POTSDAM...
GOUVERNEUR
326 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS
MORNING TO 1 AM EST SATURDAY...
...WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM SATURDAY TO 7 PM EST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BURLINGTON CONTINUES THE LAKE
EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY...FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 1 AM EST
SATURDAY. A WIND CHILL WARNING HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS WIND
CHILL WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM SATURDAY TO 7 PM EST SUNDAY.
THIS REPLACES THE WIND CHILL WATCH PREVIOUSLY IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...SOUTHERN SAINT LAWRENCE COUNTY...ESPECIALLY AREAS
  WEST OF ROUTE 56 AND SOUTH OF ROUTE 3.

* HAZARD TYPES...LAKE EFFECT SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES.

* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 7 INCHES OF SNOW...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
  AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* MAXIMUM SNOWFALL RATE...UP TO 1 INCH PER HOUR...MAINLY THIS
  EVENING THROUGH MIDNIGHT.

* TIMING...A BAND OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL MOVE INTO THE
  SAINT LAWRENCE VALLEY THIS MORNING AND CONTINUE TO AFFECT THE
  AREA THROUGH THIS EVENING. DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILLS FOR THE
  ENTIRE WEEKEND.

* IMPACTS...DIFFICULT TRAVEL DUE TO MODERATE SNOWFALL  ACCUMULATING
  ON ROADS AS WELL AS REDUCED VISIBILITIES. DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND
  CHILLS ARE THEN EXPECTED DURING THE WEEKEND.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS 18 TO 23 TODAY. LOWS AROUND 10 BELOW
  TONIGHT. HIGHS 5 BELOW TO 10 BELOW ZERO SATURDAY. LOWS 15 BELOW
  TO 25 BELOW ZERO SATURDAY NIGHT.

* VISIBILITIES...A HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES THIS AFTERNOON
  THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...AS LOW AS 30 TO 35 BELOW SATURDAY THROUGH
  EARLY SUNDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING MEANS THE COMBINATION OF VERY COLD AIR AND
STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES. THIS
WILL RESULT IN FROSTBITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA OR DEATH IF
PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY MEANS LAKE-EFFECT SNOW IS FORECAST
THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT IN SOME AREAS. LAKE-EFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS TYPICALLY ALIGN THEMSELVES IN BANDS AND WILL LIKELY BE
INTENSE ENOUGH TO DROP SEVERAL INCHES IN LOCALIZED AREAS. USE
CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING.

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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NORTHERN ST. LAWRENCE-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-EASTERN CLINTON-
SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-WESTERN CLINTON-WESTERN ESSEX-EASTERN ESSEX-
GRAND ISLE-WESTERN FRANKLIN-ORLEANS-ESSEX-WESTERN CHITTENDEN-
LAMOILLE-CALEDONIA-WASHINGTON-WESTERN ADDISON-ORANGE-
WESTERN RUTLAND-WINDSOR-EASTERN FRANKLIN-EASTERN CHITTENDEN-
EASTERN ADDISON-EASTERN RUTLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MASSENA...MALONE...PLATTSBURGH...
SARANAC LAKE...TUPPER LAKE...DANNEMORA...LAKE PLACID...
PORT HENRY...TICONDEROGA...ALBURGH...SOUTH HERO...ST. ALBANS...
NEWPORT...ISLAND POND...BURLINGTON...JOHNSON...STOWE...
ST. JOHNSBURY...MONTPELIER...MIDDLEBURY...VERGENNES...BRADFORD...
RANDOLPH...RUTLAND...SPRINGFIELD...WHITE RIVER JUNCTION...
ENOSBURG FALLS...RICHFORD...UNDERHILL...BRISTOL...RIPTON...
EAST WALLINGFORD...KILLINGTON
326 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM SATURDAY TO 7 PM EST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BURLINGTON HAS ISSUED A WIND
CHILL WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM SATURDAY TO 7 PM EST
SUNDAY. THIS REPLACES THE WIND CHILL WATCH PREVIOUSLY IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...ALL OF NORTHERN NEW YORK...AS WELL AS CENTRAL AND
  NORTHERN VERMONT.

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...AS LOW AS 30 TO 40 BELOW ZERO DUE TO
  TEMPERATURES 20 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE ZERO...AND WINDS NORTHWEST 10
  TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TIMING...ALL WEEKEND.

* IMPACTS...POTENTIAL FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING MEANS THE COMBINATION OF VERY COLD AIR AND
STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES. THIS
WILL RESULT IN FROSTBITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA OR DEATH IF
PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

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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