URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Albany NY 345 AM EDT Mon Mar 13 2017
Northern Litchfield-Southern Litchfield-Western Ulster- Eastern Ulster-Western Dutchess-Eastern Dutchess- Including the cities of Torrington, Oakville, Gaylordsville, New Milford, Terryville, Thomaston, Ellenville, Woodstock, West Hurley, West Shokan, Kerhonkson, Napanoch, Sundown, Kingston, New Paltz, Poughkeepsie, Beacon, Arlington, Pawling, Wingdale, Dover Plains, Millbrook, Stanfordville, Pine Plains, and Amenia 345 AM EDT Mon Mar 13 2017 ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 8 PM EDT WEDNESDAY... * LOCATIONS...Litchfield Hills of Connecticut, Mid Hudson Valley, southern Taconics, and southeast Catskills of New York. * HAZARD TYPES...Heavy snowfall. * Snow accumulations...12 to 24 inches. * Snowfall rates...One to three inches per hour is likely at times Tuesday. * TIMING...Snowfall will spread southwest to northeast across the warning area from between midnight Monday night to just before daybreak Tuesday morning. Snow will become heavy during the day Tuesday before diminishing Tuesday night. Lighter snowfall may linger late Tuesday night into Wednesday. * IMPACTS...The combination of low visibility and slippery roadways due to heavy snowfall will result in dangerous travel conditions. Gusty winds will result in areas of blowing and drifting snow. * Winds...North to northeast at 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. * Visibilities...Less than one mile, occasionally one quarter mile or less on Tuesday. * Temperatures...Mainly in the 20s Tuesday and Wednesday, falling into the teens Tuesday night. 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. && $$
Hazardous Weather Outlook
Hazardous Weather Outlook National Weather Service Albany NY 816 AM EDT Mon Mar 13 2017 CTZ001-013-MAZ001-025-NYZ032-033-038>043-047>054-058>061-063>066- 082>084-VTZ013>015-141100- 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- 816 AM EDT Mon Mar 13 2017 ...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 8 PM EDT WEDNESDAY... 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. Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the Internet for more information about the following hazards. Winter Storm Warning. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday. Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the Internet for more information about the following hazards. Winter Storm Warning. There is a possibility that stronger winds occur during the storm on Tuesday. If this potential increases, then at least portions of the winter storm warning would be upgraded to a blizzard warning. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT... Spotters are encouraged to send snowfall reports to the National Weather Service.