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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...

CTZ007>010-NJZ002-103-NYZ069-070-011100-
/O.UPG.KOKX.WS.A.0003.150202T0000Z-150202T2300Z/
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NORTHERN MIDDLESEX-NORTHERN NEW LONDON-SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-
SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-WESTERN PASSAIC-WESTERN BERGEN-ROCKLAND-
NORTHERN WESTCHESTER-
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 SNOW...SLEET...AND FREEZING RAIN...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM 7 PM SUNDAY TO 6 PM EST MONDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH
IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATION OF 5 TO 10
  INCHES...ALONG WITH A TENTH TO A QUARTER OF AN INCH OF ICE.

* LOCATIONS...CENTRAL PORTIONS OF THE LOWER HUDSON
  VALLEY...INTERIOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEASTERN NEW JERSEY...AND
  MUCH OF SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW...SLEET...AND FREEZING RAIN.

* TIMING...SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 20S.

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

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

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

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