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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
532 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

PAZ019-027-028-036-045-046-049>053-056>059-063>066-041045-
SOUTHERN CENTRE-MIFFLIN-JUNIATA-FRANKLIN-SOUTHERN CLINTON-
SOUTHERN LYCOMING-UNION-SNYDER-MONTOUR-NORTHUMBERLAND-COLUMBIA-PERRY-
DAUPHIN-SCHUYLKILL-LEBANON-CUMBERLAND-ADAMS-YORK-LANCASTER-
532 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
4 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

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

   WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

PRECIPITATION IN THE FORM OF PATCHY LIGHT RAIN OR FREEZING RAIN
EARLY WEDNESDAY WILL GRADUALLY CHANGE BACK TO SNOW LATE WEDNESDAY
AND CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...AS A COLD FRONT SAGS
SLOWLY SOUTH OF PENNSYLVANIA AND A WAVE OF LOW PRESSURE RIDES
NORTHEAST ALONG IT. MODERATE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES
ARE POSSIBLE BY THURSDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
442 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

PAZ019-027-028-036-045-046-049>053-056>059-063>066-032200-
/O.CON.KCTP.WW.Y.0019.150303T2000Z-150304T0900Z/
SOUTHERN CENTRE-MIFFLIN-JUNIATA-FRANKLIN-SOUTHERN CLINTON-
SOUTHERN LYCOMING-UNION-SNYDER-MONTOUR-NORTHUMBERLAND-COLUMBIA-
PERRY-DAUPHIN-SCHUYLKILL-LEBANON-CUMBERLAND-ADAMS-YORK-LANCASTER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...STATE COLLEGE...LEWISTOWN...
MIFFLINTOWN...CHAMBERSBURG...LOCK HAVEN...WILLIAMSPORT...
LEWISBURG...SELINSGROVE...DANVILLE...SUNBURY...SHAMOKIN...
BLOOMSBURG...BERWICK...NEWPORT...HARRISBURG...HERSHEY...
POTTSVILLE...LEBANON...CARLISLE...GETTYSBURG...YORK...LANCASTER
442 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 4 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...SOUTH CENTRAL AND CENTRAL MOUNTAINS....LOWER TO
  MIDDLE SUSQUEHANNA RIVER VALLEY.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW MIXING WITH SLEET...THEN CHANGING TO
  FREEZING RAIN.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 2 INCHES...
  FOLLOWED BY BETWEEN A TRACE AND ONE TENTH OF AN INCH OF ICE.

* TIMING...SNOW AND SLEET WILL DEVELOP DURING THE MIDDAY...AND MIX
  WITH AND CHANGE TO FREEZING RAIN BY LATE AFTERNOON OR EARLY
  EVENING. A COMPLETE CHANGEOVER TO PERIODS OF LIGHT RAIN IS
  LIKELY OVER MUCH OF THE SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS AND LOWER
  SUSQUEHANNA RIVER VALLEY. HOWEVER...AREAS OF LIGHT FREEZING OR
  FREEZING DRIZZLE MAY PERSIST FOR MUCH OF TONIGHT THROUGHOUT THE
  CENTRAL MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL AND SLIPPERY UNTREATED WALKWAYS.
  ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES POSSIBLE WHERE THE FREEZING RAIN IS
  HEAVIER.

* WINDS...SOUTH WIND INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
  30 MPH ON THE RIDGETOPS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HAZARDOUS WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.
USE CAUTION IF TRAVELING. FOR THE LATEST WEATHER INFORMATION...GO
TO WEATHER.GOV/STATECOLLEGE OR MONITOR NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

REPORT SNOW OR ICE ACCUMULATION TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
STATE COLLEGE BY SENDING AN EMAIL TO CTP.STORMREPORTS@NOAA.GOV...
POSTING TO THE NWS STATE COLLEGE FACEBOOK PAGE...OR TWEET
@NWSSTATECOLLEGE WITH THE HASHTAG C...T...P...W...X.

&&

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