WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY 438 PM EST SUN FEB 8 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK AND ADJACENT WESTERN NEW
  ENGLAND.

* HAZARD TYPES...PERSISTENT ACCUMULATING SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL OF 9 TO 18 INCHES THROUGH
  MONDAY NIGHT.

* MAXIMUM SNOWFALL RATES...ONE HALF TO ONE INCH PER HOUR...
  MAINLY TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* TIMING...A STEADY MOSTLY LIGHT SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE INTO MONDAY
  NIGHT. THE SNOW WILL OCCASIONALLY FALL MODERATE TO HEAVY AT
  TIMES TONIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING. SNOWFALL WILL BEGIN TO TAPER
  OFF MONDAY EVENING AND END LATER MONDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW COVERED
  ROADWAYS AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES FOR A PROLONGED PERIOD OF
  TIME.

* WINDS...GENERALLY EAST TO NORTHEAST AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH...
  BECOMING NORTH TO NORTHEAST TO AROUND 10 TO 15 MPH ON MONDAY.

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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