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Blizzard Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
953 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

CTZ001-013-271100-
/O.CON.KALY.BZ.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150128T0600Z/
NORTHERN LITCHFIELD-SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TORRINGTON...OAKVILLE...NEW MILFORD...
TERRYVILLE
953 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...LITCHFIELD COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...18 TO 24 INCHES...WITH UP TO 30 INCHES
  ACROSS EASTERN PORTIONS OF THE COUNTY.

* MAXIMUM SNOWFALL RATES...2 TO 4 INCHES PER HOUR.

* TIMING...MAINLY LIGHT SNOW WILL FALL THIS EVENING...THEN BECOME
  HEAVY AT TIMES AROUND MIDNIGHT...AND CONTINUE HEAVY AT TIMES INTO
  TUESDAY. THE SNOW WILL GRADUALLY TAPER OFF TUESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...EXTREMELY DANGEROUS AND LIFE THREATENING TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS AND SEVERELY REDUCED
  VISIBILITY. BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL MAKE MOST ROADS
  IMPASSABLE. WHITE OUT CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT INTO
  TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH
  TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY...WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE TEENS TO AROUND 20.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
942 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

CTZ001-013-271200-
NORTHERN LITCHFIELD-SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD-
942 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWESTERN CONNECTICUT.

.DAY ONE...OVERNIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   BLIZZARD WARNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   BLIZZARD WARNING.

ACCUMULATING SNOW IS POSSIBLE THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY...AS ANOTHER
STORM SYSTEM MOVES ACROSS THE AREA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE REQUESTED TO SEND ANY MEASUREMENTS OF SNOW TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$



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