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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
417 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

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NORTHERN LITCHFIELD-SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TORRINGTON...OAKVILLE...NEW MILFORD...
TERRYVILLE
417 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
1 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...LITCHFIELD COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...18 TO 24 INCHES.

* MAXIMUM SNOWFALL RATES...2 TO 4 INCHES PER HOUR.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL OVERSPREAD THE REGION FROM SOUTHWEST TO
  NORTHEAST BY LATE TODAY...AND WILL CONTINUE HEAVY AT TIMES TONIGHT
  INTO TUESDAY...BEFORE GRADUALLY TAPERING OFF LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...EXTREMELY DANGEROUS AND LIFE THREATENING TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS AND SEVERELY REDUCED
  VISIBILITY. BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL MAKE MOST ROADS
  IMPASSABLE. WHITE OUT CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT INTO
  TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...MAINLY IN THE TEENS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

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NORTHERN BERKSHIRE-SOUTHERN BERKSHIRE-EASTERN RENSSELAER-
WESTERN GREENE-EASTERN GREENE-WESTERN COLUMBIA-EASTERN COLUMBIA-
WESTERN ULSTER-EASTERN ULSTER-WESTERN DUTCHESS-EASTERN DUTCHESS-
BENNINGTON-WESTERN WINDHAM-EASTERN WINDHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PITTSFIELD...NORTH ADAMS...
GREAT BARRINGTON...LEE...LENOX...HOUSATONIC...HOOSICK FALLS...
HUNTER...TANNERSVILLE...WINDHAM...CATSKILL...COXSACKIE...ATHENS...
CAIRO...JEFFERSON HEIGHTS...HUDSON...CHATHAM...SUNDOWN...
ELLENVILLE...WOODSTOCK...WEST HURLEY...KERHONKSON...NAPANOCH...
PHOENICIA...KINGSTON...NEW PALTZ...POUGHKEEPSIE...BEACON...
ARLINGTON...PAWLING...DOVER PLAINS...MILLBROOK...PINE PLAINS...
AMENIA...MILLERTON...BENNINGTON...JACKSONVILLE...NEWFANE...
BRATTLEBORO...WEST BRATTLEBORO...BELLOWS FALLS
417 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 1 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...EASTERN CATSKILLS...MID HUDSON VALLEY...TACONICS...
   BERKSHIRES...AND SOUTHERN VERMONT.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...12 TO 18 INCHES.

* MAXIMUM SNOWFALL RATES...2 TO 3 INCHES PER HOUR.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL OVERSPREAD THE REGION FROM SOUTHWEST TO
  NORTHEAST BY LATE TODAY...AND WILL CONTINUE HEAVY AT TIMES TONIGHT
  INTO TUESDAY...BEFORE GRADUALLY TAPERING OFF LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...VERY DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW COVERED
  ROADWAYS AND LOW VISIBILITY. SOME BLOWING SNOW AND DRIFTING SNOW
  WILL ALSO BE LIKELY...MAINLY IN OUTLYING AREAS. SOME ROADS MAY
  BECOME IMPASSABLE.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...BETWEEN 10 AND 20 DEGREES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

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NORTHERN SARATOGA-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-SCHOHARIE-
WESTERN SCHENECTADY-EASTERN SCHENECTADY-SOUTHERN SARATOGA-
WESTERN ALBANY-EASTERN ALBANY-WESTERN RENSSELAER-SOUTHEAST WARREN-
SOUTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SARATOGA SPRINGS...WHITEHALL...
GRANVILLE...COBLESKILL...MIDDLEBURGH...DELANSON...ESPERANCE...
DUANESBURG...SCHENECTADY...ROTTERDAM...BALLSTON SPA...
MECHANICVILLE...WATERFORD...ALTAMONT...ALBANY...TROY...
GLENS FALLS...WEST GLENS FALLS...HUDSON FALLS...FORT EDWARD...
CAMBRIDGE...GREENWICH
417 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 1 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...GREATER CAPITAL REGION...HELDERBERGS...SCHOHARIE
  COUNTY...SARATOGA REGION...GLENS FALLS AREA AND NORTHERN
  WASHINGTON COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...8 TO 12 INCHES.

* MAXIMUM SNOWFALL RATES...1 TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL OVERSPREAD THE REGION FROM SOUTHWEST TO
  NORTHEAST BY THIS EVENING...AND WILL CONTINUE HEAVY AT TIMES TONIGHT
  INTO TUESDAY...BEFORE GRADUALLY TAPERING OFF LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW COVERED
  ROADWAYS AND LOW VISIBILITY. SOME BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL
  ALSO BE LIKELY...MAINLY IN RURAL AREAS.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...10 TO 20 DEGREES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

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SOUTHERN FULTON-MONTGOMERY-NORTHERN WARREN-NORTHERN FULTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GLOVERSVILLE...JOHNSTOWN...AMSTERDAM...
WELLSVILLE...WARRENSBURG...NORTHVILLE...MAYFIELD
417 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
1 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBANY HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 1 AM EST WEDNESDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN WARREN COUNTY...AND THE EASTERN MOHAWK
  VALLEY INCLUDING ALL OF FULTON COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES.

* MAXIMUM SNOWFALL RATES...UP TO AN INCH PER HOUR.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL OVERSPREAD THE REGION FROM SOUTHWEST TO
  NORTHEAST BY THIS EVENING...AND WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT INTO
  TUESDAY...BEFORE GRADUALLY TAPERING OFF LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW COVERED
  ROADWAYS AND LOW VISIBILITY.

* WINDS...NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...5 TO 15 DEGREES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

HWJIV/BGM





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