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
537 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017


NJZ001-PAZ055-180300-
/O.CON.KPHI.ZR.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-170118T0300Z/
SUSSEX-MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWTON...STROUDSBURG
537 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...MONROE COUNTY IN PENNSYLVANIA AND SUSSEX COUNTY IN
  NEW JERSEY.

* HAZARD TYPE...FREEZING RAIN AND FREEZING DRIZZLE...MAINLY AT
  ELEVATIONS ABOVE 1000 FEET.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...UP TO A FEW HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH.

* TIMING...INTERMITTENT SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE INTO THE EVENING.
  IN BETWEEN THESE SHOWERS...FREEZING DRIZZLE AND FREEZING FOG
  WILL BE POSSIBLE AT THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS. ONCE THE
  TEMPERATURES IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN IS ABOVE FREEZING BY LATE
  THIS EVENING...ALL PRECIPITATION SHOULD BE PLAIN RAIN FOR THE
  REMAINDER OF THE NIGHT.

* TEMPERATURES...TEMPERATURES IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN...INCLUDING
  MOUNT POCONO AND HIGH POINT ARE HOLDING JUST BELOW FREEZING AT
  THIS TIME. TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE THROUGH THE
  EVENING HOURS AND SHOULD BE ABOVE FREEZING BY LATE THIS
  EVENING.

* VISIBILITIES...BELOW ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES ESPECIALLY IN THE
  HIGHER TERRAIN OF THE POCONOS.

* IMPACTS...ICING MAY CREATE SLIPPERY CONDITIONS ESPECIALLY ON
  UNTREATED ROADS AND SIDEWALKS. MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO EXERCISE
  CAUTION FOR BOTH SLIPPERY CONDITIONS AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES IF
  TRAVELING IN THESE AREAS TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR
FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

REPORT ICE ACCUMULATION TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY
CALLING OUR TRAINED SPOTTER LINE...POSTING TO THE NWS MOUNT HOLLY
FACEBOOK PAGE...OR USING TWITTER.

ICE ACCUMULATION FORECAST MAPS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PHI/WINTER

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