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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
255 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...HEAVY SNOW IS EXPECTED ACROSS A LARGE PORTION OF CENTRAL
PENNSYLVANIA AND THE SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY WEDNESDAY WHICH WILL
SIGNIFICANTLY IMPACT THE PRIME HOLIDAY TRAVEL PERIOD...

.A STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE NORTHWARD JUST OFF THE ATLANTIC COAST ON
WEDNESDAY. THIS STORM WILL SPREAD A SWATH OF HEAVY SNOW ACROSS
THE SOUTHERN AND EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MOST
OF WEDNESDAY.

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CAMBRIA-BLAIR-HUNTINGDON-MIFFLIN-JUNIATA-SOMERSET-BEDFORD-FULTON-
FRANKLIN-PERRY-DAUPHIN-SCHUYLKILL-LEBANON-CUMBERLAND-ADAMS-YORK-
LANCASTER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JOHNSTOWN...ALTOONA...HUNTINGDON...
MOUNT UNION...LEWISTOWN...MIFFLINTOWN...SOMERSET...BEDFORD...
MCCONNELLSBURG...CHAMBERSBURG...NEWPORT...HARRISBURG...HERSHEY...
POTTSVILLE...LEBANON...CARLISLE...GETTYSBURG...YORK...LANCASTER
255 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM WEDNESDAY TO MIDNIGHT
EST WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM
WEDNESDAY TO MIDNIGHT EST WEDNESDAY NIGHT. THE WINTER STORM WATCH
IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...THE POCONOS...SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY AND SOUTH CENTRAL
  MOUNTAINS...INCLUDING THE LAUREL HIGHLANDS.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES. THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS WILL BE
  IN THE POCONOS AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY
  NORTH OF HARRISBURG. THE LOWER AMOUNTS WILL BE IN THE LOWER
  ELEVATIONS SOUTH OF HARRISBURG.

* TIMING...A MIX OF SNOW AND RAIN WILL MOVE INTO SOUTHERN
  PENNSYLVANIA LATE TONIGHT...BUT QUICKLY TURN TO ALL SNOW AS IT
  MOVES TO THE NORTH OF THE TURNPIKE BEFORE SUNRISE. THE RAIN AND
  SNOW IN THE FAR SOUTHERN TIER WILL TURN TO ALL SNOW IN THE
  MORNING. THE SNOW WILL BE HEAVIEST DURING THE MORNING AND EARLY
  AFTERNOON. THE SNOW WILL TAPER OFF IN THE LATE AFTERNOON AND
  EVENING.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS. SIGNIFICANT IMPACT TO HOLIDAY
  TRAVEL. TRAVEL WILL BECOME EXTREMELY DIFFICULT AND IS NOT
  ADVISABLE DURING LATE TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...NORTH AT 5 TO 10 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...GENERALLY IN THE LOWER 30S...EXCEPT MID 30S IN
  SOUTHERN YORK AND LANCASTER COUNTIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TRAVEL IS DISCOURAGED LATE TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY EVENING. YOU MAY
NEED TO CHANGE TRAVEL PLANS IF POSSIBLE TO AVOID THE HEAVIEST OF
THE SNOW. SNOWFALL RATES OF MORE THAN AN INCH PER HOUR ARE
POSSIBLE AT TIMES. SNOW THAT INTENSE WILL MAKE IT DIFFICULT FOR
ROAD CREWS TO KEEP THE ROADS CLEAR.

DANGEROUS WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED. USE EXTREME
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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SOUTHERN CENTRE-SULLIVAN-SOUTHERN CLINTON-SOUTHERN LYCOMING-UNION-
SNYDER-MONTOUR-NORTHUMBERLAND-COLUMBIA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...STATE COLLEGE...LAPORTE...LOCK HAVEN...
WILLIAMSPORT...LEWISBURG...SELINSGROVE...DANVILLE...SUNBURY...
SHAMOKIN...BLOOMSBURG...BERWICK
255 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM WEDNESDAY TO 4 AM EST
THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM
WEDNESDAY TO 4 AM EST THURSDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...PORTIONS OF THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS AND MIDDLE
  SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES. THE HIGHER ACCUMULATIONS
  WILL BE IN THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS TO THE EAST OF THE SUSQUEHANNA
  RIVER...WITH LIGHTER AMOUNTS IN THE VALLEYS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
  VALLEY LOCATIONS WEST OF THE SUSQUEHANNA RIVER.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN LATE TONIGHT...WHICH WILL BE A FEW
  HOURS BEFORE SUNRISE WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE SNOW WILL BECOME
  MOST INTENSE DURING THE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. THE SNOW
  WILL TAPER OFF WEDNESDAY EVENING FROM WEST TO EAST.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS. SIGNIFICANT IMPACT TO HOLIDAY
  TRAVEL. TRAVEL WILL BE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT AND IS NOT ADVISABLE
  ON WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 5 MPH OR LESS.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 30S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TRAVEL IS DISCOURAGED LATE TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY EVENING. YOU MAY
NEED TO CHANGE TRAVEL PLANS IF POSSIBLE TO AVOID THE HEAVIEST OF
THE SNOW. SNOWFALL RATES OF MORE THAN AN INCH PER HOUR ARE
POSSIBLE AT TIMES. SNOW THAT INTENSE WILL MAKE IT DIFFICULT FOR
ROAD CREWS TO KEEP THE ROADS CLEAR.

DANGEROUS WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED. USE EXTREME
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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NORTHERN CLINTON-CLEARFIELD-NORTHERN CENTRE-TIOGA-
NORTHERN LYCOMING-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RENOVO...DUBOIS...CLEARFIELD...
PHILIPSBURG...MANSFIELD...WELLSBORO
255 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM WEDNESDAY TO 4 AM
EST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM
WEDNESDAY TO 4 AM EST THURSDAY.

* LOCATIONS...PORTIONS OF THE NORTH-CENTRAL MOUNTAINS.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES. THE HEAVIER ACCUMULATIONS
  WILL BE ON THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

* TIMING...THE SNOW WILL BEGIN AROUND OR A LITTLE BEFORE SUNRISE
  ON WEDNESDAY. IT WILL BE HEAVIEST DURING THE MIDDLE OF THE DAY
  AND TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO EAST IN THE EVENING.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS. SIGNIFICANT IMPACT TO HOLIDAY
  TRAVEL. TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS.

* WINDS...NORTH 5 MPH OR LESS.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 30S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TRAVEL DURING THE DAY MAY BE SLOWED GREATLY. YOU MAY NEED TO
CHANGE TRAVEL PLANS TO AVOID THE TIMES OF HEAVIEST SNOW.

HAZARDOUS WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED. 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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