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

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

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 PM EST SATURDAY...
...WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SATURDAY TO 11 AM EST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE HAS ISSUED A LAKE
EFFECT SNOW WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 10 PM EST SATURDAY. A WIND CHILL WARNING HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED.
THIS WIND CHILL WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SATURDAY TO 11 AM
EST SUNDAY. THE WIND CHILL WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* 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 SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATION DURING
  THE DAY 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...AN ARCTIC FRONT WILL BRING A LINE OF DANGEROUS SNOW
  SQUALLS TO THE REGION BETWEEN 5 AND 8 PM THIS EVENING...POSSIBLY
  ACCOMPANIED BY WHITEOUT CONDITIONS. TONIGHT THROUGH
  SATURDAY...THE VERY COLD AIRMASS BLOWING OVER LAKE ERIE WILL
  GENERATE PERSISTENT LAKE EFFECT SNOW OF VARYING INTENSITY.

* WIND CHILLS...20 TO 30 DEGREES BELOW ZERO LIKELY EARLY.

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

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH...SHIFTING TO NORTHWEST 10 TO 15
  MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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
111 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 PM EST SATURDAY...
...WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SATURDAY TO 11 AM EST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE HAS ISSUED A WIND
CHILL WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SATURDAY TO 11 AM
EST SUNDAY. A LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED.
THIS LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS
EVENING TO 10 PM EST SATURDAY. THE WIND CHILL WATCH IS NO LONGER
IN EFFECT.

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

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

* TIMING...AN ARCTIC FRONT WILL BRING A LINE OF DANGEROUS SNOW
  SQUALLS TO THE REGION BETWEEN 5 AND 8 PM THIS EVENING...POSSIBLY
  ACCOMPANIED BY WHITEOUT CONDITIONS. TONIGHT THROUGH
  SATURDAY...THE VERY COLD AIRMASS BLOWING OVER LAKE ERIE WILL
  GENERATE FREQUENT LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS OF VARYING
  INTENSITY.

* WIND CHILLS...20 TO 30 DEGREES BELOW ZERO LIKELY.

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

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH...SHIFTING TO NORTHWEST 5 TO 15
  MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

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
111 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE HAS ISSUED A WIND
CHILL WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SATURDAY TO 11 AM
EST SUNDAY. THE WIND CHILL WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* 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...POTENTIAL 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
111 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 PM EST SATURDAY...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SATURDAY TO
11 AM EST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 PM EST SATURDAY.

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

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

* 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.

* TIMING...AN ARCTIC FRONT WILL BRING A LINE OF DANGEROUS SNOW
  SQUALLS TO THE REGION BETWEEN 7 PM AND 10 PM THIS
  EVENING...POSSIBLY ACCOMPANIED BY WHITEOUT CONDITIONS. LATE
  TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...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 INTO THIS EVENING...THEN 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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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
111 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE HAS ISSUED A WIND
CHILL ADVISORY...WHICH IS 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...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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CAMERON-NORTHERN CLINTON-NORTHERN CENTRE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EMPORIUM...RENOVO...PHILIPSBURG
111 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

... A 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...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.

&&

$$

LAMBERT/HAGNER/GARTNER


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