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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
1039 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER STORM TO AFFECT ALL OF CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA SUNDAY INTO
MONDAY...

PAZ033>036-064>066-011700-
/O.CON.KCTP.WW.Y.0010.150201T1400Z-150202T1300Z/
SOMERSET-BEDFORD-FULTON-FRANKLIN-ADAMS-YORK-LANCASTER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SOMERSET...BEDFORD...MCCONNELLSBURG...
CHAMBERSBURG...GETTYSBURG...YORK...LANCASTER
1039 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM SUNDAY TO
8 AM EST MONDAY...

* LOCATIONS...SOUTH-CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW FOLLOWED BY FREEZING RAIN.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN INCH.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN SUNDAY MORNING OR EARLY AFTERNOON AND
  CONTINUE INTO EARLY SUNDAY NIGHT. THE SNOW WILL TURN TO
  FREEZING RAIN AND THEN PLAIN RAIN AROUND OR JUST AFTER
  MIDNIGHT SUNDAY NIGHT. RAIN OR MIXED PRECIP WILL THEN CONTINUE
  FOR THE REST OF THE NIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING. COLD AIR MOVING
  IN ON MONDAY WILL TURN ANY LINGERING PRECIPITATION BACK TO
  SNOW SHOWERS BEFORE TAPERING OFF.

* PERIOD OF HEAVIEST SNOW...SUNDAY EVENING AND EARLY SUNDAY
  NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL DUE TO SNOW COVERED ROADS. A
  COATING OF ICE WILL THEN MAY SIDEWALKS AND UNTREATED SURFACES
  SLIPPERY.

* WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE. BECOMING NORTHWEST AND INCREASING
  TO AROUND 10 TO 15 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS ON MONDAY.

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.

&&

$$

WEG/BCL



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