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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albany NY
418 AM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

Northern Litchfield-Southern Litchfield-Northern Berkshire-
Southern Berkshire-Northern Herkimer-Hamilton-Southern Herkimer-
Southern Fulton-Montgomery-Northern Saratoga-Northern Warren-
Northern Washington-Schoharie-Western Schenectady-
Eastern Schenectady-Southern Saratoga-Western Albany-Eastern Albany-
Western Rensselaer-Eastern Rensselaer-Western Greene-Eastern Greene-
Western Columbia-Eastern Columbia-Western Ulster-Eastern Ulster-
Western Dutchess-Eastern Dutchess-Northern Fulton-Southeast Warren-
Southern Washington-Bennington-Western Windham-Eastern Windham-
418 AM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northwestern Connecticut,
western Massachusetts, east central New York, eastern New York and
southern Vermont.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Patchy freezing drizzle is possible over the southern Adirondacks and
western Mohawk Valley this morning. A few snow squalls are possible
this afternoon mainly north and west of the Capital District with
locally poor visibility.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

A light snowfall is expected Thursday night into Friday morning
which may impact the Friday morning commute.

Potential remains for a significant storm this weekend with
moderate to possibly heavy snowfall late Saturday afternoon into
Sunday evening. There is also potential for a wintry mix of snow,
sleet, and freezing rain for locations south and east of the Capital
District. In the wake of this system, a dangerously cold air mass is
possible Sunday into Monday. Wind chill headlines may be needed
Sunday night into Monday morning.


Spotter activation is not expected at this time.


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