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Freezing Rain Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
620 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...VERY LIGHT FREEZING RAIN OR DRIZZLE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE
THROUGH THE NEXT FEW HOURS...

PAZ024>028-033>036-056-063>065-230600-
/O.EXT.KCTP.ZR.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-141223T0600Z/
CAMBRIA-BLAIR-HUNTINGDON-MIFFLIN-JUNIATA-SOMERSET-BEDFORD-FULTON-
FRANKLIN-PERRY-CUMBERLAND-ADAMS-YORK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JOHNSTOWN...ALTOONA...HUNTINGDON...
MOUNT UNION...LEWISTOWN...MIFFLINTOWN...SOMERSET...BEDFORD...
MCCONNELLSBURG...CHAMBERSBURG...NEWPORT...CARLISLE...GETTYSBURG...
YORK
620 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...MUCH OF CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA.

* HAZARD TYPES...FREEZING RAIN AND DRIZZLE.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...A TRACE IN THE VALLEYS TO LESS THAN A TENTH
  OF AN INCH ON THE RIDGES.

* TIMING...PATCHY LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND DRIZZLE WILL CONTINUE TO
  SPREAD TO THE NORTH THIS EVENING. TEMPERATURES WILL BE WARMING
  GRADUALLY THROUGH THE NIGHT...AND WILL END THE THREAT OF
  FREEZING RAIN OR DRIZZLE AROUND MIDNIGHT IN MOST PLACES. AREAS
  OF DRIZZLE WILL THEN CONTINUE FOR THE REST OF THE NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...ELEVATED AND UNTREATED ROADS AND WALKWAYS WILL BECOME
  SLIPPERY...MAKING TRAVEL HAZARDOUS.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST AT LESS THAN 10 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...30 TO 32.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

REPORT 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
555 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

MDZ003>005-501-502-VAZ027-028-030-031-WVZ050>053-055-501>504-
230500-
/O.CON.KLWX.ZR.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-141223T0500Z/
WASHINGTON-FREDERICK MD-CARROLL-EXTREME WESTERN ALLEGANY-
CENTRAL AND EASTERN ALLEGANY-SHENANDOAH-FREDERICK VA-WARREN-
CLARKE-HAMPSHIRE-MORGAN-BERKELEY-JEFFERSON-HARDY-WESTERN GRANT-
EASTERN GRANT-WESTERN MINERAL-EASTERN MINERAL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HAGERSTOWN...FREDERICK...WESTMINSTER...
FROSTBURG...CUMBERLAND...WINCHESTER...FRONT ROYAL...MARTINSBURG...
CHARLES TOWN...MOOREFIELD...BAYARD...MOUNT STORM...PETERSBURG...
ELK GARDEN...KEYSER...FORT ASHBY
555 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT...

* PRECIPITATION TYPE...FREEZING RAIN.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ICE ACCUMULATIONS UP TO ONE-TENTH OF AN INCH.

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS EVENING. FREEZING RAIN MAY CONTINUE
  OVERNIGHT...ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

* TEMPERATURES...UPPER 20S TO AROUND 30 ABOVE 1500 FEET. LOWER
  30S BELOW 1500 FEET.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ICE ACCUMULATIONS ON ROADWAYS AND SIDEWALKS WILL
  RESULT IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR
FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
524 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

MDZ001-230500-
/O.CON.KPBZ.ZR.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-141223T0500Z/
GARRETT-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...OAKLAND MD
524 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT...

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...A LIGHT COATING FROM FREEZING RAIN AND DRIZZLE.

* ICE ENDING...PATCHY FREEZING RAIN AND DRIZZLE WILL BE POSSIBLE
  UNTIL AROUND MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...LIGHT ICING WILL CAUSE SLICK SPOTS ON UNTREATED
  SURFACES AND ROADWAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE
TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR ICY SURFACES AND USE CAUTION
WHILE DRIVING.  REPORT ICE ACCUMULATION TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING 412-262-1988...POSTING TO THE NWS PITTSBURGH
FACEBOOK PAGE...OR USING TWITTER @NWSPITTSBURGH.

&&

$$

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