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Winter Storm Watch

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
356 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...MAJOR NOR`EASTER TO IMPACT TRI-STATE AREA LATE MONDAY INTO
TUESDAY....

CTZ005-009-NJZ002-004-006-103>108-NYZ067>075-176-178-252100-
/O.NEW.KOKX.WS.A.0002.150126T1800Z-150128T0500Z/
NORTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-WESTERN PASSAIC-
EASTERN PASSAIC-HUDSON-WESTERN BERGEN-EASTERN BERGEN-
WESTERN ESSEX-EASTERN ESSEX-WESTERN UNION-EASTERN UNION-ORANGE-
PUTNAM-ROCKLAND-NORTHERN WESTCHESTER-SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-
NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)-BRONX-RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)-
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-NORTHERN QUEENS-SOUTHERN QUEENS-
356 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW YORK HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING.

* LOCATIONS...THE LOWER HUDSON VALLEY...NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY...NEW
  YORK CITY...AND SOUTHWEST CONNECTICUT.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW AND NEAR BLIZZARD CONDITIONS.

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

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

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

* TIMING...HEAVIEST SNOW AND STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR OVERNIGHT
  MONDAY INTO TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW WITH NEAR BLIZZARD
  CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO STRONG WINDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$








Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
116 PM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

CTZ009>012-NJZ004-006-103>108-NYZ071-078>081-177-179-251215-
SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-
SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-EASTERN PASSAIC-HUDSON-WESTERN BERGEN-
EASTERN BERGEN-WESTERN ESSEX-EASTERN ESSEX-WESTERN UNION-
EASTERN UNION-SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-
NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
NORTHERN NASSAU-SOUTHERN NASSAU-
116 PM EST SAT JAN 24 2015


...BLACK ICE OVERNIGHT...

BLACK ICE WILL FORM OVERNIGHT ON UNTREATED SURFACES AS
TEMPERATURES FALL INTO THE 20S. MELTED SNOW FROM THIS MORNING`S
STORM WILL REFREEZE CREATING HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS ON SURFACES THAT
HAVE BEEN CLEARED OF SNOW...BUT UNTREATED FOR ICE.

BLACK ICE CONDITIONS WILL BEGIN TOWARDS MIDNIGHT AND CONTINUE
INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

$$



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