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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
429 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...A CRIPPLING AND POTENTIALLY HISTORIC BLIZZARD WILL IMPACT THE
AREA MAINLY FROM LATE TODAY INTO TUESDAY...LINGERING INTO EARLY
WEDNESDAY...

MAZ022-023-270530-
/O.CON.KBOX.BZ.W.0001.150127T0000Z-150127T1700Z/
BARNSTABLE MA-DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHATHAM...FALMOUTH...PROVINCETOWN...
VINEYARD HAVEN
429 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...CAPE COD AND THE ISLANDS.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW...STRONG WINDS AND BLIZZARD CONDITIONS.
  CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW. STRONG TO DAMAGING
  WINDS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF AROUND 10 TO 18 INCHES...
  WITH HIGHER AMOUNTS TOWARDS THE CAPE COD CANAL. SNOWFALL RATES
  OF 2 TO 4 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE AT TIMES.

* TIMING...THE WORST OF THE STORM WILL BE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
  AFTERNOON...LINGERING INTO WEDNESDAY. THERE WILL BE A PERIOD
  WHERE HEAVY SNOW WILL CHANGE OVER TO RAIN...MAINLY DURING THE
  DAY TUESDAY...BEFORE CHANGING BACK OVER TO SNOW...ESPECIALLY ON
  THE OUTER ARM OF CAPE COD.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG WINDS WILL RESULT IN WHITE-OUT /
  BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WITH NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY AT TIMES. TRAVEL
  WILL BE IMPOSSIBLE AND LIFE THREATENING ACROSS THE ENTIRE
  REGION. ALSO SNOW WILL BE WET ENOUGH TO RESULT IN DOWNED TREES
  AND POWER OUTAGES IN ADDITION TO THE HURRICANE FORCE WINDS.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 70 TO 80 MPH...
  LIKELY STRONGER ALONG EASTERN SHORELINES. THE HEIGHT OF THE
  WINDS WILL BE LATE TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS OR FREQUENT
GUSTS OVER 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH CONSIDERABLE FALLING AND/OR
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW. VISIBILITIES WILL BECOME POOR WITH
WHITEOUT CONDITIONS AT TIMES. THOSE VENTURING OUTDOORS MAY BECOME
LOST OR DISORIENTED...SO PERSONS IN THE WARNING AREA ARE ADVISED
TO STAY INDOORS.

ALL UNNECESSARY TRAVEL IS DISCOURAGED! THIS IS A SERIOUS LIFE-
THREATENING STORM!

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
429 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...A CRIPPLING AND POTENTIALLY HISTORIC BLIZZARD WILL IMPACT THE
AREA MAINLY FROM LATE TODAY INTO TUESDAY...LINGERING INTO EARLY
WEDNESDAY...

MAZ005>007-013>021-RIZ001>008-270530-
/O.CON.KBOX.BZ.W.0001.150127T0000Z-150128T0600Z/
CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-WESTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN ESSEX MA-
WESTERN NORFOLK MA-SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-
EASTERN NORFOLK MA-NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-
NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-
EASTERN KENT RI-BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRAMINGHAM...LOWELL...LAWRENCE...
GLOUCESTER...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...
TAUNTON...BROCKTON...PLYMOUTH...FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...
MATTAPOISETT...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...
WEST GREENWICH...WARWICK...BRISTOL...NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY...
NEWPORT...BLOCK ISLAND
429 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...EASTERN AND SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS AS WELL AS
  ALL OF RHODE ISLAND.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW...STRONG WINDS AND BLIZZARD CONDITIONS.
  CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW. STRONG TO DAMAGING
  WINDS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF AROUND 1 TO 2 FEET...WITH
  LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS. SNOWFALL RATES OF 2 TO 4 INCHES AN HOUR
  AT TIMES.

* TIMING...WHILE THE STORM IS EXPECTED TO LINGER INTO WEDNESDAY...
  THE WORST OF THE STORM WILL BE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG WINDS WILL RESULT IN WHITE-OUT /
  BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WITH NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY. TRAVEL WILL BE
  IMPOSSIBLE AND LIFE THREATENING ACROSS THE ENTIRE REGION. ALSO
  SNOW MAY BE WET ENOUGH TO RESULT IN DOWNED TREE LIMBS AND POWER
  OUTAGES IN ADDITION TO THE WINDS.

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 55 TO 65 MPH...
  LIKELY STRONGER ALONG EASTERN SHORELINES. THE HEIGHT OF THE
  WINDS WILL BE LATE TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS OR FREQUENT
GUSTS OVER 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH CONSIDERABLE FALLING AND/OR
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW. VISIBILITIES WILL BECOME POOR WITH
WHITEOUT CONDITIONS AT TIMES. THOSE VENTURING OUTDOORS MAY BECOME
LOST OR DISORIENTED...SO PERSONS IN THE WARNING AREA ARE ADVISED
TO STAY INDOORS.

ALL UNNECESSARY TRAVEL IS DISCOURAGED! THIS IS A SERIOUS LIFE-
THREATENING STORM!

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
429 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...A CRIPPLING AND POTENTIALLY HISTORIC BLIZZARD WILL IMPACT THE
AREA MAINLY FROM LATE TODAY INTO TUESDAY...LINGERING INTO EARLY
WEDNESDAY...

CTZ002>004-MAZ012-270530-
/O.CON.KBOX.BZ.W.0001.150127T0000Z-150128T0600Z/
HARTFORD CT-TOLLAND CT-WINDHAM CT-SOUTHERN WORCESTER MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HARTFORD...WINDSOR LOCKS...UNION...
VERNON...PUTNAM...WILLIMANTIC...MILFORD...WORCESTER
429 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...PORTIONS OF CENTRAL MASSACHUSETTS AS WELL AS
  NORTHERN CONNECTICUT.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW...STRONG WINDS AND BLIZZARD CONDITIONS.
  CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF AROUND 1 TO 2 FEET...WITH
  LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS. SNOWFALL RATES OF 2 TO 4 INCHES AN HOUR
  AT TIMES.

* TIMING...WHILE THE STORM IS EXPECTED TO LINGER INTO EARLY
  WEDNESDAY...THE WORST OF THE STORM WILL BE TONIGHT THROUGH
  TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG WINDS WILL RESULT IN WHITE-OUT /
  BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WITH NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY. TRAVEL WILL BE
  IMPOSSIBLE AND LIFE THREATENING ACROSS THE ENTIRE REGION. ALSO
  SNOW MAY BE WET ENOUGH TO RESULT IN DOWNED TREE LIMBS AND POWER
  OUTAGES IN ADDITION TO THE WINDS.

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 40 TO 50 MPH. THE
  HEIGHT OF THE WINDS WILL BE LATE TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS OR FREQUENT
GUSTS OVER 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH CONSIDERABLE FALLING AND/OR
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW. VISIBILITIES WILL BECOME POOR WITH
WHITEOUT CONDITIONS AT TIMES. THOSE VENTURING OUTDOORS MAY BECOME
LOST OR DISORIENTED...SO PERSONS IN THE WARNING AREA ARE ADVISED
TO STAY INDOORS.

ALL UNNECESSARY TRAVEL IS DISCOURAGED! THIS IS A SERIOUS LIFE-
THREATENING STORM!

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
403 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...A MAJOR WINTER STORM WILL IMPACT OUR AREA THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.LOW PRESSURE EAST OF THE VIRGINIA COAST WILL RAPIDLY INTENSIFY
AS IT MOVES NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NEW JERSEY COAST TONIGHT INTO
TUESDAY MORNING. THIS INTENSE LOW WILL TRACK SOUTHEAST OF CAPE
COD TUESDAY EVENING, THEN WEAKEN AS IT MOVES AWAY TO NOVA SCOTIA
ON WEDNESDAY. THIS STORM WILL PRODUCE HEAVY SNOW ACROSS MUCH OF
OUR AREA, HOWEVER A SHARP DROP OFF IN AMOUNTS LOOK TO OCCUR
SOUTHWEST AND WEST OF PHILADELPHIA. THE BRUNT OF THE STORM IS
EXPECTED TO OCCUR LATER THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

NJZ012>014-020-026-271000-
/O.CON.KPHI.BZ.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150127T2300Z/
MIDDLESEX-WESTERN MONMOUTH-EASTERN MONMOUTH-OCEAN-COASTAL OCEAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEW BRUNSWICK...FREEHOLD...SANDY HOOK...
JACKSON...LONG BEACH ISLAND
403 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST TUESDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS CAUSING
  CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...18 TO 24 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW AT VARYING INTENSITY WILL BECOME STEADIER AND
  HEAVIER LATER THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING, THEN TAPER
  OFF DURING TUESDAY AFTERNOON. THE BRUNT OF THE STORM LOOKS TO
  OCCUR FROM LATE THIS EVENING THROUGH ABOUT MIDDAY TUESDAY,
  WHERE SNOWFALL RATES OF 2 TO 4 INCHES PER HOUR ARE ANTICIPATED.

* IMPACTS...EXTREMELY DANGEROUS TRAVEL DEVELOPING DUE TO HEAVY
  SNOWFALL AND STRONG WINDS, RESULTING IN WHITEOUT CONDITIONS.
  SECONDARY AND TERTIARY ROADS MAY BECOME IMPASSABLE. STRONG WINDS
  MAY DOWN POWER LINES AND TREE LIMBS, RESULTING IN POWER OUTAGES.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST TO NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS 40 TO 50 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...MAINLY IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S.

* VISIBILITY...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS AND POOR
VISIBILITY ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT CONDITIONS,
MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF YOU MUST
TRAVEL, HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU AND MAKE SURE YOUR
CELL PHONE IS FULLY CHARGED. IF YOU GET STRANDED, STAY WITH YOUR
VEHICLE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
351 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

CTZ001-013-270500-
/O.CON.KALY.BZ.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150128T0600Z/
NORTHERN LITCHFIELD-SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TORRINGTON...OAKVILLE...NEW MILFORD...
TERRYVILLE
351 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...LITCHFIELD COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...18 TO 24 INCHES...WITH UP TO 30 INCHES
  ACROSS EASTERN PORTIONS OF THE COUNTY.

* MAXIMUM SNOWFALL RATES...2 TO 4 INCHES PER HOUR.

* TIMING...MAINLY LIGHT SNOW WILL FALL EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN
  BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES LATER THIS EVENING...AND CONTINUE HEAVY
  AT TIMES INTO TUESDAY. THE SNOW WILL GRADUALLY TAPER OFF TUESDAY
  NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...EXTREMELY DANGEROUS AND LIFE THREATENING TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS AND SEVERELY REDUCED
  VISIBILITY. BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL MAKE MOST ROADS
  IMPASSABLE. WHITE OUT CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT INTO
  TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH
  TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY...WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE TEENS TO AROUND 20.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
345 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...DANGEROUS COASTAL STORM TO AFFECT THE AREA TONIGHT INTO
TUESDAY NIGHT...

.AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OFF THE DELMARVA PENINSULA WILL MOVE
TO JUST SOUTH OF CAPE COD BY TUESDAY MORNING...STRENGTHENING
SIGNIFICANTLY BY THAT TIME. SNOW WILL QUICKLY SPREAD INTO THE AREA
FROM SOUTH TO NORTH LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY TUESDAY...AND WILL
LIKELY BE HEAVY AT TIMES TUESDAY. WINDS WILL BE STRONG ON AND NEAR
THE COAST...PRODUCING A PERIOD OF BLIZZARD CONDITIONS.

MEZ018>028-NHZ010-013-014-270900-
/O.CON.KGYX.BZ.W.0001.150127T0300Z-150128T0900Z/
INTERIOR YORK-INTERIOR CUMBERLAND-ANDROSCOGGIN-KENNEBEC-
INTERIOR WALDO-COASTAL YORK-COASTAL CUMBERLAND-SAGADAHOC-LINCOLN-
KNOX-COASTAL WALDO-STRAFFORD-INTERIOR ROCKINGHAM-
COASTAL ROCKINGHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SANFORD...BERWICK...NORTH WINDHAM...
GORHAM...BRIDGTON...LEWISTON-AUBURN...LIVERMORE FALLS...AUGUSTA...
WATERVILLE...WINTERPORT...UNITY...BIDDEFORD...SACO...
OLD ORCHARD BEACH...KITTERY...PORTLAND...SOUTH PORTLAND...
WESTBROOK...BATH...TOPSHAM...BOOTHBAY HARBOR...WISCASSET...
WALDOBORO...CAMDEN...ROCKLAND...THOMASTON...BELFAST...
LINCOLNVILLE...ROCHESTER...DOVER...SALEM...DERRY...EXETER...
PORTSMOUTH...HAMPTON
345 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
4 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG WINDS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 18 TO 24 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN LATE TODAY IN SOUTHERN NEW
  HAMPSHIRE... AND BY EARLY TUESDAY FOR COASTAL MAINE. BLIZZARD
  CONDITIONS WILL BE MOST LIKELY DURING THE DAY TUESDAY. SNOW
  WILL WIND DOWN LATE TUESDAY...BUT LINGER INTO WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...WHITEOUT CONDITIONS WILL MAKE TRAVEL EXTREMELY
  DANGEROUS..IF NOT IMPOSSIBLE. STRONG WINDS MAY LEAD TO
  SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES. TEMPERATURES IN THE TEENS AND SINGLE
  DIGITS COMBINED WITH WINDS WILL LEAD TO BITTERLY COLD WIND
  CHILLS. IF YOU ARE STRANDED OUTDOORS IT COULD BE POTENTIALLY
  LIFE THREATENING.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...7 TO 21 ABOVE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
345 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...DANGEROUS COASTAL STORM TO AFFECT THE AREA TONIGHT INTO
TUESDAY NIGHT...

.AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OFF THE DELMARVA PENINSULA WILL MOVE
TO JUST SOUTH OF CAPE COD BY TUESDAY MORNING...STRENGTHENING
SIGNIFICANTLY BY THAT TIME. SNOW WILL QUICKLY SPREAD INTO THE AREA
FROM SOUTH TO NORTH LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY TUESDAY...AND WILL
LIKELY BE HEAVY AT TIMES TUESDAY. WINDS WILL BE STRONG ON AND NEAR
THE COAST...PRODUCING A PERIOD OF BLIZZARD CONDITIONS.

NHZ012-270900-
/O.CON.KGYX.BZ.W.0001.150127T0300Z-150128T0900Z/
EASTERN HILLSBOROUGH NH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MANCHESTER...NASHUA
345 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
4 AM EST WEDNESDAY FOR EASTERN HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY...

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG WINDS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 18 TO 24 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN LATE TODAY IN SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE.
  BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WILL BE MOST LIKELY DURING THE DAY
  TUESDAY. SNOW WILL WIND DOWN LATE TUESDAY...BUT LINGER INTO
  WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...WHITEOUT CONDITIONS WILL MAKE TRAVEL EXTREMELY
  DANGEROUS..IF NOT IMPOSSIBLE. STRONG WINDS MAY LEAD TO
  SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES. TEMPERATURES IN THE TEENS AND SINGLE
  DIGITS COMBINED WITH WINDS WILL LEAD TO BITTERLY COLD WIND
  CHILLS. IF YOU ARE STRANDED OUTDOORS IT COULD BE POTENTIALLY
  LIFE THREATENING.

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...14 TO 21.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
328 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...CRIPPLING AND POTENTIALLY HISTORIC BLIZZARD INTO TUESDAY...

CTZ006>012-NJZ006-104-106-108-NYZ071>075-078>081-176>179-270430-
/O.CON.KOKX.BZ.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150128T0500Z/
NORTHERN NEW HAVEN-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX-NORTHERN NEW LONDON-
SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-
SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-HUDSON-EASTERN BERGEN-EASTERN ESSEX-
EASTERN UNION-SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)-BRONX-
RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)-KINGS (BROOKLYN)-NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-
NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
NORTHERN QUEENS-NORTHERN NASSAU-SOUTHERN QUEENS-SOUTHERN NASSAU-
328 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TUESDAY
NIGHT...

* LOCATIONS...NEW HAVEN...MIDDLESEX...NEW LONDON AND SOUTHERN
  FAIRFIELD COUNTIES IN CONNECTICUT. HUDSON...EASTERN BERGEN...
  EASTERN ESSEX AND EASTERN UNION COUNTIES IN NEW JERSEY.
  SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER...NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)...BRONX...RICHMOND
  (STATEN ISLAND)...KINGS (BROOKLYN)...SUFFOLK...QUEENS AND
  NASSAU COUNTIES IN NEW YORK.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WITH BLIZZARD
  CONDITIONS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...20 TO 30 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
  AMOUNTS...ESPECIALLY ACROSS LONG ISLAND AND CONNECTICUT.

* SNOWFALL RATES...2 TO 4 INCHES PER HOUR LATE TONIGHT INTO
  TUESDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
  70 MPH POSSIBLE ACROSS EXTREME EASTERN LONG ISLAND.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* TEMPERATURES...LOWER TO MID 20S.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES THROUGH TUESDAY. THE
  HEAVIEST SNOW AND STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE OVERNIGHT INTO TUESDAY
  MORNING.

* IMPACTS...LIFE-THREATENING CONDITIONS AND EXTREMELY DANGEROUS
  TRAVEL DUE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL AND STRONG WINDS...WITH WHITEOUT
  CONDITIONS. MANY ROADS MAY BECOME IMPASSABLE. STRONG WINDS MAY
  DOWN POWER LINES AND TREE LIMBS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT CONDITIONS...MAKING
TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...
HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET STRANDED...STAY
WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

ALL UNNECESSARY TRAVEL IS DISCOURAGED BEGINNING MONDAY
AFTERNOON...TO ALLOW PEOPLE ALREADY ON THE ROAD TO SAFELY REACH
THEIR DESTINATIONS BEFORE THE HEAVY SNOW BEGINS...AND TO ALLOW
SNOW REMOVAL EQUIPMENT TO BEGIN TO CLEAR ROADS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
328 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...CRIPPLING AND POTENTIALLY HISTORIC BLIZZARD INTO TUESDAY...

NJZ002-NYZ067-068-270430-
/O.CON.KOKX.BZ.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150128T0500Z/
WESTERN PASSAIC-ORANGE-PUTNAM-
328 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TUESDAY
NIGHT...

* LOCATIONS...WESTERN PASSAIC COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY.
  ORANGE AND PUTNAM COUNTIES NEW YORK.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WITH BLIZZARD
  CONDITIONS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...12 TO 24 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  POSSIBLE.

* SNOWFALL RATES...2 TO 4 INCHES PER HOUR LATE TONIGHT INTO
  TUESDAY MORNING.

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

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* TEMPERATURES...TEENS AND LOWER 20S.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL INCREASE IN INTENSITY THIS EVENING...BECOMING
  HEAVY AT TIMES THROUGH TUESDAY. THE HEAVIEST SNOW AND STRONGEST
  WINDS WILL BE OVERNIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...LIFE-THREATENING CONDITIONS AND EXTREMELY DANGEROUS
  TRAVEL DUE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL AND STRONG WINDS...WITH WHITEOUT
  CONDITIONS. MANY ROADS MAY BECOME IMPASSABLE. STRONG WINDS MAY
  DOWN POWER LINES AND TREE LIMBS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT CONDITIONS...MAKING
TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...
HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET STRANDED...STAY
WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

ALL UNNECESSARY TRAVEL IS DISCOURAGED BEGINNING MONDAY
AFTERNOON...TO ALLOW PEOPLE ALREADY ON THE ROAD TO SAFELY REACH
THEIR DESTINATIONS BEFORE THE HEAVY SNOW BEGINS...AND TO ALLOW
SNOW REMOVAL EQUIPMENT TO BEGIN TO CLEAR ROADS.

&&

$$

JMC

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
328 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...CRIPPLING AND POTENTIALLY HISTORIC BLIZZARD INTO TUESDAY...

CTZ005-NJZ004-103-105-107-NYZ069-070-270430-
/O.CON.KOKX.BZ.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150128T0500Z/
NORTHERN FAIRFIELD-EASTERN PASSAIC-WESTERN BERGEN-WESTERN ESSEX-
WESTERN UNION-ROCKLAND-NORTHERN WESTCHESTER-
328 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TUESDAY
NIGHT...

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN FAIRFIELD COUNTY IN CONNECTICUT. EASTERN
  PASSAIC...WESTERN BERGEN...WESTERN ESSEX AND WESTERN UNION
  COUNTIES IN NEW JERSEY. ROCKLAND AND NORTHERN WESTCHESTER
  COUNTIES IN NEW YORK.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WITH BLIZZARD
  CONDITIONS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...18 TO 24 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  POSSIBLE.

* SNOWFALL RATES...2 TO 4 INCHES PER HOUR LATE TONIGHT INTO
  TUESDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* TEMPERATURES...LOWER 20S.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES THROUGH TUESDAY. THE
  HEAVIEST SNOW AND STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE OVERNIGHT INTO TUESDAY
  MORNING.

* IMPACTS...LIFE-THREATENING CONDITIONS AND EXTREMELY DANGEROUS
  TRAVEL DUE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL AND STRONG WINDS...WITH WHITEOUT
  CONDITIONS. MANY ROADS MAY BECOME IMPASSABLE. STRONG WINDS MAY
  DOWN POWER LINES AND TREE LIMBS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT CONDITIONS...MAKING
TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...
HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET STRANDED...STAY
WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

ALL UNNECESSARY TRAVEL IS DISCOURAGED BEGINNING MONDAY
AFTERNOON...TO ALLOW PEOPLE ALREADY ON THE ROAD TO SAFELY REACH
THEIR DESTINATIONS BEFORE THE HEAVY SNOW BEGINS...AND TO ALLOW
SNOW REMOVAL EQUIPMENT TO BEGIN TO CLEAR ROADS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
246 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...A MAJOR WINTER STORM TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK NORTHEAST FROM THE MID ATLANTIC REGION
TONIGHT AND THEN SLOWLY MOVE NORTHEAST ACROSS NOVA SCOTIA BY
WEDNESDAY. SNOW IS EXPECTED TO SPREAD NORTH ACROSS DOWNEAST MAINE
LATE TONIGHT AND THEN REACH THE REMAINDER OF NORTHERN MAINE BY
LATE TUESDAY MORNING. THE SNOW IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE INTO
WEDNESDAY MORNING BEFORE TAPERING TO SNOW SHOWERS WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON. IN ADDITION...A GUSTY NORTHEAST WIND WILL RESULT IN
SIGNIFICANT BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

MEZ015>017-029-030-270400-
/O.CON.KCAR.BZ.W.0001.150127T0900Z-150128T0900Z/
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN...
AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...GREAT POND...ORLAND...
DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...PEMBROKE...PERRY...
PRINCETON...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...EASTPORT...
MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
246 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TUESDAY TO 4 AM
EST WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...DOWNEAST MAINE.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW. SIGNIFICANT BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 18 TO 24 INCHES.

* TIMING...LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...SNOW...POSSIBLY HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL LIKELY RESULT
  IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW MAY
  RESULT IN WHITEOUT CONDITIONS AT TIMES. SCATTERED POWER
  OUTAGES ARE POSSIBLE.

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS WITH WHITEOUT
  CONDITIONS AT TIMES.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID TEENS TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
1028 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

AKZ204-270500-
/O.CON.PAFG.BZ.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150127T2100Z/
EASTERN BEAUFORT SEA COAST-
INCLUDING...KAKTOVIK...FLAXMAN ISLAND
1028 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON AKST TUESDAY...

A BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON AKST TUESDAY.

* VISIBILITY...NEAR ZERO AT TIMES

* WINDS...WEST GUSTING TO 50 MPH.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...TO 50 BELOW.

* BLOWING SNOW...REDUCING VISIBILITY TO NEAR ZERO AT TIMES.

* TIMING...STRONG WEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH NOON TUESDAY.
  COLD WIND CHILLS AND BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
  NOON TUESDAY. WINDS WILL DECREASE TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND
  CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE THEN.

* IMPACTS...EXPOSED FLESH CAN FREEZE IN A SHORT TIME RESULTING
  IN FROSTBITE. VISIBILITY WILL BE VERY POOR AND SNOW WILL
  ACCUMULATE INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS SHOULD BE
  EXPECTED. TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES WILL BE DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS IN
BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS AND VERY POOR VISIBILITIES ARE
OCCURRING OR EXPECTED.

&&

$$

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