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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
306 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

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WARREN-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...WARREN
306 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST
THIS EVENING...
...WIND CHILL WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE HAS ISSUED A WIND
CHILL WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING.

* HAZARD TYPES...LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL 2 TO 5 INCHES.

* TIMING...LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS OF VARYING INTENSITY WILL
  CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY TONIGHT. MINIMUM WIND CHILLS SATURDAY
  EVENING INTO EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

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

* IMPACTS...UNTREATED ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED. THE WIND WILL
  LEAD TO BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW. VISIBILITY COULD BE GREATLY
  REDUCED DURING BRIEF HEAVIER SQUALLS...AND IN AREAS OF BLOWING
  SNOW. WIND CHILLS WILL BE IN THE SINGLE DIGITS BELOW ZERO FOR
  THE REST OF THE AFTERNOON. POTENTIAL FOR FROSTBITE TO EXPOSED
  SKIN IN 15 MINUTES.

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.

&&

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MCKEAN-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...BRADFORD
306 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST
THIS EVENING...
...WIND CHILL WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE HAS ISSUED A WIND
CHILL WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING.

* HAZARD TYPES...LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES.

* TIMING...LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS OF VARYING INTENSITY WILL
  CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY TONIGHT. MINIMUM WIND CHILLS SATURDAY
  EVENING INTO EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

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

* IMPACTS...UNTREATED ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED. THE WIND WILL
  LEAD TO BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW. VISIBILITY COULD BE GREATLY
  REDUCED DURING BRIEF HEAVIER SQUALLS...AND IN AREAS OF BLOWING
  SNOW. WIND CHILLS WILL BE IN THE SINGLE DIGITS BELOW ZERO FOR
  THE REST OF THE AFTERNOON. POTENTIAL FOR FROSTBITE TO EXPOSED
  SKIN IN 15 TO 30 MINUTES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DURING PERIODS OF 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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ELK-CLEARFIELD-CAMBRIA-SOMERSET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. MARYS...RIDGWAY...DUBOIS...
CLEARFIELD...JOHNSTOWN...SOMERSET
306 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...AND ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2 INCHES IN MOST
  LOCATIONS. THE RIDGE TOPS AND WEST FACING SLOPES OF THE LAUREL
  HIGHLANDS...TO THE WEST OF ROUTE 219...COULD SEE ANOTHER 4
  INCHES OF SNOW.

* TIMING...OCCASIONAL SNOW SHOWERS OF VARYING INTENSITY WILL
  LAST INTO THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...UNTREATED ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED. THE WIND WILL
  LEAD TO BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW. VISIBILITY COULD BE GREATLY
  REDUCED DURING BRIEF HEAVIER SQUALLS...AND IN AREAS OF BLOWING
  SNOW. WIND CHILLS WILL BE IN THE SINGLE DIGITS BELOW ZERO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HAZARDOUS WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.
USE CAUTION IF TRAVELING. FOR THE LATEST WEATHER INFORMATION...GO
TO WEATHER.GOV/STATECOLLEGE OR MONITOR NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

REPORT SNOW OR ICE ACCUMULATION TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
STATE COLLEGE BY SENDING AN EMAIL TO CTP.STORMREPORTS@NOAA.GOV...
POSTING TO THE NWS STATE COLLEGE FACEBOOK PAGE...OR TWEET
@NWSSTATECOLLEGE WITH 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
306 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...WIND CHILL WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE HAS ISSUED A WIND
CHILL WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING.

* HAZARDS...DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS.

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

* TIMING...MINIMUM WIND CHILLS SATURDAY EVENING INTO EARLY
  SUNDAY MORNING.

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

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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MS/BL/EH


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