Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Upton, NY

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR SOUTHEASTERN NY...NORTHEASTERN NJ AND
SOUTHERN CT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
430 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

SNOW WILL OVERSPREAD THE AREA FROM WEST TO EAST TONIGHT AS LOW
PRESSURE HEADS TOWARDS THE AREA FROM OUR WEST. THE LIGHT SNOW WILL
BECOME STEADIER AND HEAVIER AS THE NIGHT PROGRESSES. BY LATE
TONIGHT...THE SNOW COULD COME DOWN HEAVY AT TIMES...LIMITING
VISIBILITIES TO A 1/4 MILE OR LESS. BY DAYBREAK...1 TO 4 INCHES ARE
EXPECTED ACROSS EASTERN LONG ISLAND AND SOUTHEAST CONNECTICUT...2 TO
5 INCHES IN THE NYC/NJ/LI METRO AREA...AND 4 TO 8 INCHES ACROSS THE
LOWER HUDSON VALLEY...INTERIOR NORTHEASTERN NEW JERSEY...AND
SOUTHWEST CONNECTICUT.

SNOW WILL QUICKLY CHANGE TO LIQUID ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
NJ...NYC...AND LONG ISLAND DURING THE MORNING COMMUTE.
HOWEVER...COLDER AIR LOCKED AT THE SURFACE...WILL LIKELY RESULT IN
A PROLONGED PERIOD OF FREEZING RAIN AWAY FROM THE COAST. THE HARDEST
HIT AREAS IN REGARDS TO FREEZING RAIN WILL BE NORTHEAST
NJ...SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF THE LOWER HUDSON VALLEY...AND SOUTHERN
CT...WHERE UP TO HALF AN INCH OF ICE MAY ACCUMULATE. THE WINTRY
PRECIPITATION WILL LAST THROUGH THE EVENING COMMUTE.

BOTH THE MORNING AND EVENING COMMUTES WILL BE IMPACTED BY FIRST SNOW
IN THE MORNING AND THEN ICE IN THE EVENING. ANYONE TRAVELING SHOULD
USE EXTRA CAUTION AND TAKE EXTRA TIME TO GET TO WHERE THEY NEED TO
GO.

PRECIPITATION WILL END FROM WEST TO EAST MONDAY NIGHT...WITH
COLD...BUT DRY CONDITIONS FOR TUESDAY.

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JP









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