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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
1025 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...HEAVY SNOW ACROSS EASTERN LONG ISLAND AND SOUTHEAST
CONNECTICUT ON MONDAY...

CTZ007-008-011-012-081130-
/O.CON.KOKX.WS.W.0003.160208T0800Z-160208T2300Z/
NORTHERN MIDDLESEX-NORTHERN NEW LONDON-SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-
SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-
1025 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 6 PM EST
MONDAY...

* LOCATIONS...MIDDLESEX AND NEW LONDON COUNTIES.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW AND WIND.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 4 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 20S.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER TO ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPS LATE TONIGHT AND WILL CONTINUE INTO
  MONDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND A HEAVY WET SNOW
  WILL BRING DOWN TREE LIMBS AND POWER LINES. HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO GREATLY REDUCED VISIBILITIES
  AND SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS. BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF
  SNOW WITH NEAR BLIZZARD CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO STRONG
  WINDS.

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.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
517 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

CTZ007-008-011-012-NYZ079-082230-
NORTHERN MIDDLESEX-NORTHERN NEW LONDON-SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-
SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
517 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 6 PM EST MONDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT AND
SOUTHEAST NEW YORK.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

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

   WINTER STORM WARNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

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

   WINTER STORM WARNING.

LOW PRESSURE IS FORECAST TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE MID-ATLANTIC
STATES AND BRING THE POTENTIAL FOR MORE SNOW MONDAY NIGHT AND
TUESDAY. LINGERING LIGHT SNOW IS POSSIBLE TUESDAY NIGHT INTO
WEDNESDAY.

SNOWFALL ACCUMULATION FORECAST SPREAD REMAINS MODERATE TO HIGH
THROUGH THIS PERIOD...SO CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST NWS
FORECASTS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

&&

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK PROVIDES A SUMMARY OF POTENTIAL
WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER EVENTS THAT MAY REACH NWS WARNING
CRITERIA. MOST LONG FUSED NWS WATCHES...WARNINGS AND ADVISORIES IN
EFFECT ARE HIGHLIGHTED.

PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST NWS FORECASTS FOR WEATHER NOT MEETING NWS
WARNING CRITERIA.

$$



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