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Winter Storm Warning

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

MAZ001-025-NYZ054-058>061-063>066-VTZ013>015-271100-
/O.CON.KALY.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150128T0600Z/
NORTHERN BERKSHIRE-SOUTHERN BERKSHIRE-EASTERN RENSSELAER-
WESTERN GREENE-EASTERN GREENE-WESTERN COLUMBIA-EASTERN COLUMBIA-
WESTERN ULSTER-EASTERN ULSTER-WESTERN DUTCHESS-EASTERN DUTCHESS-
BENNINGTON-WESTERN WINDHAM-EASTERN WINDHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PITTSFIELD...NORTH ADAMS...
GREAT BARRINGTON...LEE...LENOX...HOUSATONIC...HOOSICK FALLS...
HUNTER...TANNERSVILLE...WINDHAM...CATSKILL...COXSACKIE...ATHENS...
CAIRO...JEFFERSON HEIGHTS...HUDSON...CHATHAM...SUNDOWN...
ELLENVILLE...WOODSTOCK...WEST HURLEY...KERHONKSON...NAPANOCH...
PHOENICIA...KINGSTON...NEW PALTZ...POUGHKEEPSIE...BEACON...
ARLINGTON...PAWLING...DOVER PLAINS...MILLBROOK...PINE PLAINS...
AMENIA...MILLERTON...BENNINGTON...JACKSONVILLE...NEWFANE...
BRATTLEBORO...WEST BRATTLEBORO...BELLOWS FALLS
953 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST
WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...EASTERN CATSKILLS...MID HUDSON VALLEY...TACONICS...
   BERKSHIRES...AND SOUTHERN VERMONT.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...10 TO 18 INCHES...WITH UP TO 24 INCHES
  ACROSS THE SOUTHERN BERKSHIRES.

* MAXIMUM SNOWFALL RATES...2 TO 3 INCHES PER HOUR.

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MIDNIGHT. IT WILL
  BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES AFTER MIDNIGHT...AND CONTINUE HEAVY A
  TIMES INTO TUESDAY. IT WILL THEN TAPER OFF TUESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...VERY DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW COVERED
  ROADWAYS AND LOW VISIBILITY. SOME BLOWING SNOW AND DRIFTING
  SNOW WILL ALSO BE LIKELY...MAINLY IN OUTLYING AREAS. SOME
  ROADS MAY BECOME IMPASSABLE.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH
  TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY...WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...10 TO 20 DEGREES.

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 ALBANY NY
942 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

MAZ001-025-NYZ041-043-047>054-058>061-063>066-083-084-VTZ013>015-
271200-
NORTHERN BERKSHIRE-SOUTHERN BERKSHIRE-NORTHERN SARATOGA-
NORTHERN WASHINGTON-SCHOHARIE-WESTERN SCHENECTADY-
EASTERN SCHENECTADY-SOUTHERN SARATOGA-WESTERN ALBANY-EASTERN ALBANY-
WESTERN RENSSELAER-EASTERN RENSSELAER-WESTERN GREENE-EASTERN GREENE-
WESTERN COLUMBIA-EASTERN COLUMBIA-WESTERN ULSTER-EASTERN ULSTER-
WESTERN DUTCHESS-EASTERN DUTCHESS-SOUTHEAST WARREN-
SOUTHERN WASHINGTON-BENNINGTON-WESTERN WINDHAM-EASTERN WINDHAM-
942 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN
MASSACHUSETTS...SOUTHERN VERMONT....MOST OF EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK
WITH THE EXCEPTION OF NORTHERN WARREN COUNTY...MOHAWK VALLEY AND
ADIRONDACKS.

.DAY ONE...OVERNIGHT.

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...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

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

   WINTER STORM WARNING.

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

ALSO...WIND CHILL VALUES COULD REACH ADVISORY LEVELS OVER THE
HIGHER TERRAIN FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$



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