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Blizzard Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
155 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...BLIZZARD TODAY...

NYZ071>075-176-178-271500-
/O.CON.KOKX.BZ.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150128T0500Z/
SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)-BRONX-
RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)-KINGS (BROOKLYN)-NORTHERN QUEENS-
SOUTHERN QUEENS-
155 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT...

* LOCATIONS...NEW YORK CITY...AND SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER COUNTY IN
  SOUTHEAST NEW YORK.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WITH BLIZZARD
  CONDITIONS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 14 TO 20 INCHES.

* SNOWFALL RATES...UP TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR INTO THIS MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

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

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 20S.

* TIMING...HEAVIEST SNOW AND STRONGEST WINDS INTO THIS MORNING.

* IMPACTS...LIFE-THREATENING CONDITIONS AND EXTREMELY DANGEROUS
  TRAVEL DUE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL AND STRONG WINDS...WITH WHITEOUT
  CONDITIONS. MANY ROADS MAY BECOME IMPASSABLE. STRONG WINDS MAY
  DOWN POWER LINES AND TREE LIMBS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT CONDITIONS...MAKING
TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...
HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET STRANDED...STAY
WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$



Coastal Flood Warning

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
132 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...MINOR AND LOCALIZED MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING OVERNIGHT DURING
THE HEIGHT OF THE BLIZZARD...

...BEACH EROSION EXPECTED...

NYZ071-073-176-177-271200-
/O.CON.KOKX.CF.W.0001.150127T0800Z-150127T1200Z/
SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-BRONX-NORTHERN QUEENS-NORTHERN NASSAU-
132 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS
MORNING...

* LOCATIONS...WESTERN LONG ISLAND SOUND.

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...2 - 2.5 FT ABOVE THE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE.

* TIMING...3 TO 7 AM THIS MORNING.

* BEACH EROSION IMPACTS...2 TO 4 FT WAVES AND HIGH STORM TIDE MAY
  CAUSE BEACH EROSION ALONG THE NORTH SHORE OF LONG ISLAND
  DIRECTLY OPEN TO THE LONG ISLAND SOUND. A FEW EXPOSED
  WATERFRONT STRUCTURES MAY BE DAMAGED.

* COASTAL FLOODING IMPACTS...FLOODING OF VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS
  AND/OR ADJACENT PROPERTIES DUE TO HEIGHT OF STORM TIDE AND/OR
  WAVE ACTION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS EXPECTED OR
OCCURRING. COASTAL RESIDENTS IN THE WARNED AREA SHOULD BE ALERT
FOR RISING WATER...AND TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE
AND PROPERTY.

&&

...MOST LIKELY WESTERN L.I. SOUND WATER LEVELS FOR THIS MORNING...

COASTAL............TIME OF......FORECAST TOTAL.....FLOOD.....
LOCATION...........HIGH TIDE.....WATER LEVEL.......CATEGORY..
....................................(MLLW)...................

KINGS POINT NY......455 AM.........9.8-10.5.......MODERATE...
GLEN COVE NY........445 AM........10.3-11.0.......MINOR.......

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
1014 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

NYZ071-073-078-176-177-280315-
SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-BRONX-NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHERN QUEENS-
NORTHERN NASSAU-
1014 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TUESDAY NIGHT...
...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 7 AM EST TUESDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST NEW YORK.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

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

   BLIZZARD WARNING.
   COASTAL FLOOD 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.

   BLIZZARD WARNING.
   COASTAL FLOOD WARNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

&&

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.

$$








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