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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
350 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER STORM SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...

CTZ005-006-NYZ067-068-011100-
/O.UPG.KOKX.WS.A.0003.150202T0000Z-150202T2300Z/
/O.NEW.KOKX.WS.W.0003.150202T0000Z-150202T2300Z/
NORTHERN FAIRFIELD-NORTHERN NEW HAVEN-ORANGE-PUTNAM-
350 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM SUNDAY TO 6 PM EST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW YORK HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 7 PM SUNDAY TO 6 PM EST MONDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 10 TO 14 INCHES.

* LOCATIONS...INTERIOR PORTIONS OF THE LOWER HUDSON VALLEY AND
  SOUTHWESTERN CONNECTICUT.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW.

* TIMING...SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 20S.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* SNOWFALL RATES...OCCASIONALLY 1 TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR LATE
  SUNDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL DUE TO REDUCED VISIBILITIES AND
  SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...
AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$



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