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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
522 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

CTZ005-006-NJZ002-004-103-105-NYZ067>070-271030-
NORTHERN FAIRFIELD-NORTHERN NEW HAVEN-WESTERN PASSAIC-
EASTERN PASSAIC-WESTERN BERGEN-WESTERN ESSEX-ORANGE-PUTNAM-ROCKLAND-
NORTHERN WESTCHESTER-
522 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

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

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

   WINTER STORM WARNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME THAT WOULD MEET
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WARNING CRITERIA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

&&

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.

$$



Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
144 PM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...HEAVY WET SNOWFALL TO IMPACT HOLIDAY TRAVEL INTO TONIGHT...

NJZ002-004-103-105-NYZ067>070-270245-
/O.CON.KOKX.WS.W.0007.000000T0000Z-141127T0600Z/
WESTERN PASSAIC-EASTERN PASSAIC-WESTERN BERGEN-WESTERN ESSEX-
ORANGE-PUTNAM-ROCKLAND-NORTHERN WESTCHESTER-
144 PM EST WED NOV 26 2014

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

* LOCATIONS...INTERIOR PORTIONS OF THE LOWER HUDSON VALLEY AND
  PORTIONS OF INTERIOR NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 8 TO 12 INCHES.

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

* TIMING...STEADY SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO THIS EVENING...THEN
  TAPER OFF TOWARD MIDNIGHT.

* IMPACTS...THE SNOWFALL WILL SIGNIFICANTLY IMPACT HOLIDAY
  TRAVEL...MAKING DRIVING DANGEROUS AT TIMES.

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.

&&

$$



Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
142 PM EST WED NOV 26 2014

CTZ005-NJZ002-004-103-105-NYZ067>070-262030-
EASTERN PASSAIC-NORTHERN FAIRFIELD-NORTHERN
WESTCHESTER-ORANGE-PUTNAM-ROCKLAND-WESTERN BERGEN-WESTERN
ESSEX-WESTERN PASSAIC-
142 PM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT NORTHERN
FAIRFIELD...NORTHWESTERN BERGEN...NORTHWESTERN
ESSEX...ORANGE...PASSAIC...PUTNAM...ROCKLAND AND NORTHERN
WESTCHESTER COUNTIES...

A BAND OF HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO SIT OVER THE REGION THROUGH
330 PM.

SNOWFALL RATES OF 1 TO 2 INCH(ES) PER HOUR...ADDITIONAL SNOW
ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 4 INCHES...AND VISIBILITIES OF 1/4 MILE OR LESS
ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THIS TIME. MOTORISTS SHOULD USE EXTRA CAUTION
TRAVELING IN THIS AREA DUE TO THE LOW VISIBILITIES AND SNOW
ACCUMULATING ON ROADWAYS.

A FEW CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING STRIKES HAVE BEEN DETECTED AND
REPORTED AS WELL...AND ARE POSSIBLE OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF HOURS.
LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES NUMBER ONE KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN
HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE
TO SAFE SHELTER IMMEDIATELY.

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE AREA.

$$

NV








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