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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
503 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

CTZ001-013-MAZ001-025-NYZ039>041-043-048>050-052>054-059>061-064>066-
083-084-141200-
NORTHERN LITCHFIELD-SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD-NORTHERN BERKSHIRE-
SOUTHERN BERKSHIRE-SOUTHERN FULTON-MONTGOMERY-NORTHERN SARATOGA-
NORTHERN WASHINGTON-WESTERN SCHENECTADY-EASTERN SCHENECTADY-
SOUTHERN SARATOGA-EASTERN ALBANY-WESTERN RENSSELAER-
EASTERN RENSSELAER-EASTERN GREENE-WESTERN COLUMBIA-EASTERN COLUMBIA-
EASTERN ULSTER-WESTERN DUTCHESS-EASTERN DUTCHESS-SOUTHEAST WARREN-
SOUTHERN WASHINGTON-
503 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 1 PM EST
SUNDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWESTERN
CONNECTICUT...WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS AND THE LAKE GEORGE SARATOGA
REGION...EASTERN MOHAWK VALLEY...GREATER CAPITAL
DISTRICT...TACONICS AND MID HUDSON VALLEY OF EAST CENTRAL NEW
YORK.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

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

   WIND CHILL WARNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

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

   WIND CHILL WARNING.

A SIGNIFICANT WINTER STORM WITH HEAVY PRECIPITATION AND STRONG
WINDS MAY IMPACT THE AREA FROM LATE MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY. A
WINTRY MIX OF SNOW...SLEET AND OR FREEZING RAIN IS EXPECTED AT THE
ONSET...ALTHOUGH WARMER AIR COULD CHANGE FROZEN PRECIPITATION TO
RAIN BY TUESDAY MORNING. THERE IS STILL CONSIDERABLE UNCERTAINTY
REGARDING EXACT PRECIPITATION TYPES AND AMOUNTS...WHICH WILL
ULTIMATELY DEPEND ON THE EXACT TRACK OF THIS STORM SYSTEM.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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Wind Chill Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
450 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

CTZ001-013-MAZ001-025-NYZ039>041-043-048>050-052>054-059>061-
064>066-083-084-132200-
/O.CON.KALY.WC.W.0001.160213T1800Z-160214T1800Z/
NORTHERN LITCHFIELD-SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD-NORTHERN BERKSHIRE-
SOUTHERN BERKSHIRE-SOUTHERN FULTON-MONTGOMERY-NORTHERN SARATOGA-
NORTHERN WASHINGTON-WESTERN SCHENECTADY-EASTERN SCHENECTADY-
SOUTHERN SARATOGA-EASTERN ALBANY-WESTERN RENSSELAER-
EASTERN RENSSELAER-EASTERN GREENE-WESTERN COLUMBIA-
EASTERN COLUMBIA-EASTERN ULSTER-WESTERN DUTCHESS-EASTERN DUTCHESS-
SOUTHEAST WARREN-SOUTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TORRINGTON...OAKVILLE...NEW MILFORD...
TERRYVILLE...PITTSFIELD...NORTH ADAMS...GREAT BARRINGTON...LEE...
LENOX...HOUSATONIC...GLOVERSVILLE...JOHNSTOWN...AMSTERDAM...
WELLSVILLE...SARATOGA SPRINGS...WHITEHALL...GRANVILLE...
DELANSON...ESPERANCE...DUANESBURG...SCHENECTADY...ROTTERDAM...
BALLSTON SPA...MECHANICVILLE...WATERFORD...ALBANY...TROY...
HOOSICK FALLS...CATSKILL...COXSACKIE...ATHENS...CAIRO...
JEFFERSON HEIGHTS...HUDSON...CHATHAM...KINGSTON...NEW PALTZ...
POUGHKEEPSIE...BEACON...ARLINGTON...PAWLING...DOVER PLAINS...
MILLBROOK...PINE PLAINS...AMENIA...MILLERTON...GLENS FALLS...
WEST GLENS FALLS...HUDSON FALLS...FORT EDWARD...CAMBRIDGE...
GREENWICH
450 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 1 PM EST SUNDAY...

* LOCATIONS...MOHAWK VALLEY...GREATER CAPITAL REGION...LAKE
  GEORGE SARATOGA REGION...MID HUDSON VALLEY...TACONICS...
  BERKSHIRES AND LITCHFIELD HILLS.

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUS TO POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING WIND
  CHILLS.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...25 TO 40 BELOW ZERO AT TIMES.

* TIMING...EARLY THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...WIND CHILLS WILL REACH DANGEROUS TO POTENTIALLY LIFE
  THREATENING LEVELS. FRIGID TEMPERATURES HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO
  RESULT IN FROZEN PIPES...FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IN A SHORT
  AMOUNT OF TIME.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...5 BELOW ZERO TO 20 BELOW ZERO BY LATE TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING MEANS THE COMBINATION OF VERY COLD AIR AND
STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES. THIS
WILL RESULT IN FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA OR DEATH IF
PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

&&

$$




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