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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
1025 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...HEAVY SNOW ACROSS EASTERN LONG ISLAND AND SOUTHEAST
CONNECTICUT ON MONDAY...

NYZ078>081-081130-
/O.CON.KOKX.WS.W.0003.160208T0800Z-160208T2300Z/
NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-
SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
1025 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 6 PM EST
MONDAY...

* LOCATIONS...SUFFOLK COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW AND WIND.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 4 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 30S.

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

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPS LATE TONIGHT...AND THEN THE HEAVIEST
  SNOW WILL FALL FROM THE MONDAY MORNING COMMUTE THROUGH MONDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND A HEAVY WET SNOW
  WILL BRING DOWN TREE LIMBS AND POWER LINES. HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO GREATLY REDUCED VISIBILITIES
  AND SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS. BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF
  SNOW WITH NEAR BLIZZARD CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO STRONG
  WINDS.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
1025 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...HEAVY SNOW ACROSS EASTERN LONG ISLAND AND SOUTHEAST
CONNECTICUT ON MONDAY...

CTZ007-008-011-012-081130-
/O.CON.KOKX.WS.W.0003.160208T0800Z-160208T2300Z/
NORTHERN MIDDLESEX-NORTHERN NEW LONDON-SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-
SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-
1025 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 6 PM EST
MONDAY...

* LOCATIONS...MIDDLESEX AND NEW LONDON COUNTIES.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW AND WIND.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 4 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 20S.

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

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPS LATE TONIGHT AND WILL CONTINUE INTO
  MONDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND A HEAVY WET SNOW
  WILL BRING DOWN TREE LIMBS AND POWER LINES. HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO GREATLY REDUCED VISIBILITIES
  AND SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS. BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF
  SNOW WITH NEAR BLIZZARD CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO STRONG
  WINDS.

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.

&&

$$

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