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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
800 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

VAZ019-020-023-024-035-WVZ507-508-050500-
ALLEGHANY VA-BATH-BOTETOURT-ROCKBRIDGE-AMHERST-EASTERN GREENBRIER-
WESTERN GREENBRIER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLIFTON FORGE...COVINGTON...
HOT SPRINGS...FINCASTLE...LEXINGTON...BUENA VISTA...AMHERST...
LEWISBURG...WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS...ALDERSON...QUINWOOD...DUO...
RAINELLE
800 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

...POCKETS OF LIGHT SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN EXPECTED...

THROUGH MIDNIGHT...EXPECT SOME LIGHT SLEET ALONG THE HIGHER PEAKS
AND RIDGE LINES. SOME OF THIS SLEET WILL TRANSITION TO LIGHT
FREEZING RAIN. MOST OF THE VALLEY LOCATIONS WILL REMAIN AS RAIN.
WARMER AIR WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA AFTER MIDNIGHT AND TRANSITION
MUCH OF THE WINTRY WEATHER TO PLAIN RAIN.

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
800 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

NCZ001>003-018-019-VAZ015>017-032-033-050500-
ASHE-ALLEGHANY NC-SURRY-WATAUGA-WILKES-GRAYSON-CARROLL-FLOYD-
PATRICK-FRANKLIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST JEFFERSON...SPARTA...DOBSON...
BOONE...WILKESBORO...INDEPENDENCE...WHITETOP...TROUTDALE...
VOLNEY...GALAX...FLOYD...STUART...ROCKY MOUNT
800 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

...POCKETS OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN EXPECTED...

THROUGH MIDNIGHT...EXPECT SOME LIGHT FREEZING RAIN ALONG THE
HIGHER PEAKS AND RIDGE LINES. MOST OF THE VALLEY LOCATIONS WILL
REMAIN AS RAIN. WARMER AIR WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA AFTER MIDNIGHT
AND TRANSITION MUCH OF THE WINTRY WEATHER TO PLAIN RAIN.

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
717 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

MIZ047>049-053>055-060>063-068>070-075-076-082-083-050230-
MIDLAND-BAY-HURON-SAGINAW-TUSCOLA-SANILAC-SHIAWASSEE-GENESEE-
LAPEER-ST. CLAIR-LIVINGSTON-OAKLAND-MACOMB-WASHTENAW-WAYNE-
LENAWEE-MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MIDLAND...BAY CITY...BAD AXE...
SAGINAW...CARO...SANDUSKY...OWOSSO...FLINT...LAPEER...
PORT HURON...HOWELL...PONTIAC...WARREN...ANN ARBOR...DETROIT...
ADRIAN...MONROE
717 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SNOW THIS EVENING...

SNOW WILL AFFECT THE AREA THROUGH MUCH OF THE EVENING. THE
HEAVIEST SNOW WILL OCCUR BETWEEN 730 PM AND 10 PM. ACCUMULATIONS
UP TO TWO INCHES ARE EXPECTED DURING THIS PERIOD ON GRASSY
SURFACE. THE SNOWFALL RATES MAY HOWEVER BE HIGH ENOUGH TO OVERCOME
WARM PAVEMENT TEMPERATURES...LEADING TO SOME MINOR ACCUMULATIONS
ON THE ROADS. THIS WILL LEAD TO SOME SLICK SPOTS ON THE
ROADS...ESPECIALLY ON BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES. VISIBILITY IN THE
SNOW WILL ALSO BE REDUCED TO A HALF MILE AT TIMES. DRIVERS SHOULD
SLOW DOWN AND USE CAUTION THIS EVENING.

$$

SC

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
712 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

NYZ004-005-012>014-019>021-085-050600-
WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-WYOMING-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-CHAUTAUQUA-
CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWARK...FAIR HAVEN...WARSAW...
GENESEO...CANANDAIGUA...JAMESTOWN...OLEAN...WELLSVILLE...
ORCHARD PARK...SPRINGVILLE
712 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

...AN INCH OR TWO OF SNOW EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT...

AN AREA OF SNOW WILL QUICKLY MOVE ACROSS WESTERN NEW YORK LATE
TONIGHT. THE BULK OF THE SNOW WILL FALL BETWEEN 11 PM AND
5AM...RESULTING IN AN INCH OR TWO OF ACCUMULATION. UNTREATED
ROADWAYS WILL BECOME SLICK LATE TONIGHT AND INTO MONDAY MORNING.
MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION AND PLAN A LITTLE EXTRA TIME
FOR THE MONDAY MORNING COMMUTE.

$$

APFFEL

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
422 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

CTZ002>004-MAZ002>018-026-RIZ001>005-050400-
HARTFORD CT-TOLLAND CT-WINDHAM CT-WESTERN FRANKLIN MA-
EASTERN FRANKLIN MA-NORTHERN WORCESTER MA-CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-
WESTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN ESSEX MA-WESTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-
WESTERN HAMPDEN MA-EASTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-EASTERN HAMPDEN MA-
SOUTHERN WORCESTER MA-WESTERN NORFOLK MA-SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-
WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX MA-NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-
SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-EASTERN KENT RI-
BRISTOL RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HARTFORD...WINDSOR LOCKS...UNION...
VERNON...PUTNAM...WILLIMANTIC...CHARLEMONT...GREENFIELD...
ORANGE...BARRE...FITCHBURG...FRAMINGHAM...LOWELL...LAWRENCE...
GLOUCESTER...CHESTERFIELD...BLANDFORD...AMHERST...NORTHAMPTON...
SPRINGFIELD...MILFORD...WORCESTER...FOXBOROUGH...NORWOOD...
CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...TAUNTON...BROCKTON...AYER...
FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...COVENTRY...WEST GREENWICH...
EAST GREENWICH...WARWICK...WEST WARWICK...BRISTOL
422 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SNOW FORECAST FOR THE MONDAY MORNING COMMUTE...

SNOW WILL DEVELOP DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS MONDAY CONTINUING
INTO MIDDAY POTENTIALLY MIXING WITH OR CHANGING OVER TO RAIN BEFORE
CONCLUDING.

ANTICIPATE IMPACTS TO THE MONDAY MORNING COMMUTE. PLEASE BE PREPARED
FOR HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES WITH SNOW.

ACCUMULATIONS OF A COATING TO 2 INCHES ARE FORECAST WITH THE HIGHEST
AMOUNTS OVER NORTH AND WEST MASSACHUSETTS AND CONNECTICUT ALONG THE
HIGH TERRAIN BEFORE ALL IS SAID AND DONE.

$$

SIPPRELL

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY
337 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

NYZ009-015>018-022>025-036-037-044>046-055>057-062-PAZ038>040-043-
044-047-048-072-050900-
NORTHERN ONEIDA-YATES-SENECA-SOUTHERN CAYUGA-ONONDAGA-STEUBEN-
SCHUYLER-CHEMUNG-TOMPKINS-MADISON-SOUTHERN ONEIDA-CORTLAND-
CHENANGO-OTSEGO-TIOGA-BROOME-DELAWARE-SULLIVAN-BRADFORD-
SUSQUEHANNA-NORTHERN WAYNE-WYOMING-LACKAWANNA-LUZERNE-PIKE-
SOUTHERN WAYNE-
337 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

...BRIEF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW TONIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING...

AN AREA OF SNOW WILL MOVE QUICKLY THROUGH CENTRAL NEW YORK AND
NORTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA LATE TONIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING. BRIEF
PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW MAY OCCUR DURING THE MORNING HOURS AND
POTENTIALLY IMPACT THE EARLY MONDAY COMMUTE. ONE TO TWO INCHES OF
SNOW WILL QUICKLY COVER THE ROADS...ESPECIALLY UNTREATED
STREETS. PLEASE BE PREPARED FOR POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
CONDITIONS AND ALSO REDUCED VISIBILITIES IN PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW.
THE SNOW IS EXPECTED TO TAPER OFF OR MIX WITH RAIN THROUGH THE
MID MORNING HOURS AS TEMPERATURES WARM ABOVE FREEZING.

$$

BJT

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
241 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

NYZ078>081-051000-
NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-
SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
241 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SOME ICY SPOTS POSSIBLE EARLY MONDAY MORNING...

TEMPERATURES WILL DROP BELOW FREEZING ACROSS PORTIONS OF SUFFOLK
COUNTY UNDER CLEAR SKIES THIS EVENING. CLOUDS WILL MOVE IN FROM
THE WEST BY MIDNIGHT AND PRECIPITATION WILL OVERSPREAD THE AREA JUST
BEFORE SUNRISE. THE PRECIPITATION MAY START OUT AS A MIX OF LIGHT
RAIN AND WET SNOW BEFORE CHANGING TO PLAIN RAIN AROUND 7 AM.

THE COLDER LOCATIONS...RURAL AREAS OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN SUFFOLK
(PINE BARRENS) MAY SEE THE PRECIPITATION FREEZE ON UNTREATED
SURFACES FOR A PERIOD BEFORE SURFACE TEMPERATURES WARM UP.

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
241 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

CTZ009>012-051000-
SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-
SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-
241 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SOME SLIPPERY SPOTS POSSIBLE EARLY MONDAY MORNING...

PRECIPITATION WILL OVERSPREAD THE REGION JUST BEFORE SUNRISE. THE
PRECIPITATION WILL LIKELY START OUT AS A MIX OF LIGHT RAIN AND
WET SNOW BEFORE CHANGING TO PLAIN RAIN AROUND 7 TO 8 AM.

A LIGHT COATING OF SLUSH IS POSSIBLE AROUND SUNRISE.

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
241 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

CTZ005>008-051000-
NORTHERN FAIRFIELD-NORTHERN NEW HAVEN-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX-
NORTHERN NEW LONDON-
241 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SLIPPERY CONDITIONS EARLY MONDAY MORNING...

LIGHT SNOW WILL OVERSPREAD THE REGION JUST BEFORE SUNRISE.
ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO AN INCH ARE POSSIBLE BEFORE THE
PRECIPITATION CHANGES TO RAIN BY MID MORNING AND ENDS BY EARLY
AFTERNOON.

HIGHEST AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR ALONG I-84 FROM DANBURY TO
WATERBURY WHERE AN INCH OR SLIGHTLY MORE IS ANTICIPATED.

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
241 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

NJZ002-NYZ067>070-051000-
WESTERN PASSAIC-ORANGE-PUTNAM-ROCKLAND-NORTHERN WESTCHESTER-
241 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SLIPPERY CONDITIONS EARLY MONDAY MORNING...

LIGHT SNOW WILL OVERSPREAD THE REGION AFTER MIDNIGHT.
ACCUMULATIONS OF AN INCH OR SO ARE EXPECTED BEFORE THE
PRECIPITATION CHANGES TO RAIN BY MID MORNING AND ENDS BY
AFTERNOON.

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
241 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

NJZ004-103-105-107-051000-
EASTERN PASSAIC-WESTERN BERGEN-WESTERN ESSEX-WESTERN UNION-
241 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SLIPPERY CONDITIONS POSSIBLE EARLY MONDAY MORNING...

A MIXTURE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW WILL OVERSPREAD THE REGION AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT ACCUMULATION OF SLUSH IS EXPECTED ESPECIALLY AT
THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS. THE PRECIPITATION WILL CHANGE TO PLAIN
RAIN BY JUST AFTER SUNRISE AND END BY LATE MORNING.

$$

JST

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