Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
318 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

NJZ001-PAZ054-055-231000-
/O.NEW.KPHI.WS.A.0002.170123T1800Z-170124T1200Z/
SUSSEX-CARBON-MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF NEWTON, JIM THORPE, AND STROUDSBURG
318 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS...THE SOUTHERN POCONOS REGION OF NORTHEAST
  PENNSYLVANIA AND SUSSEX COUNTY NEW JERSEY.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW AND SLEET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 5 INCHES.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...AROUND A TENTH OF AN INCH.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL OCCUR TONIGHT AND EARLY MONDAY. TEMPERATURES
  WILL THEN LOWER MONDAY WITH THE BEST OPPORTUNITY FOR SIGNIFICANT
  WINTER WEATHER WILL BE DURING THE AFTERNOON MONDAY INTO MONDAY
  NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...SNOW AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS WILL CREATE TREACHEROUS
  DRIVING CONDITIONS. STRONG WIND GUSTS COULD BRING DOWN TREE
  LIMBS AND COULD PRODUCE SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...LOWERING TO AROUND 1/2 MILE OR LESS IN SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

SNOWFALL AND ICE ACCUMULATION FORECAST MAPS IN ADDITION TO
EXPERIMENTAL PROBABILISTIC SNOWFALL INFORMATION FOR THE LATEST
EVENT ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PHI/WINTER

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