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Winter Weather Advisory

Statement as of 2:31 PM EST on March 02, 2015

Expires 10:00 AM EST on March 04, 2015


... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 3 PM Tuesday to 10 am
EST Wednesday...

The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for snow... sleet and freezing rain... which is in
effect from 3 PM Tuesday to 10 am EST Wednesday.

* Locations... eastern New York and adjacent western New England.

* Hazard types... snow... sleet and freezing rain.

* Accumulations... snow and sleet accumulation of 2 to 6 inches
with the highest accumulations northwest and the lowest
accumulations southeast... along with up to a tenth of an inch
of ice accretion.

* Snowfall rates... up to half an inch an hour.

* Timing... beginning as snow late Tuesday afternoon and then
transitioning to sleet and freezing rain from southeast to
northwest during the late evening and overnight hours before
tapering off Wednesday morning.

* Impacts... hazardous travel conditions due to snow and ice
covered roads.

* Visibilities... as low as one half mile.

* Winds... south 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* Temperatures... in the mid 20s to lower 30s.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow... sleet... or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities... and use caution while
driving.




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 2:01 PM EST on March 02, 2015


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 18
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation
is extended to Highway departments... cooperative observers... Skywarn
spotters and media for these reports. This summary is also available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/Albany

***********************peak wind gust***********************

Location Max wind time/date comments
                        gust of
                         mph measurement

Connecticut

... Litchfield County...
   2 NW Terryville 34 102 PM 3/02 cwop
   3 ESE Torrington 34 114 PM 3/02 cwop

Massachusetts

... Berkshire County...
   Pittsfield Municipal 44 913 am 3/02 ASOS
   2 WSW East Windsor 36 1230 PM 3/02 cwop
   Harriman-and-west Ai 35 1226 PM 3/02 ASOS
   3 SW Williamstown 32 1204 PM 3/02 cwop

New York

... Albany County...
   Albany Intl ap 37 1037 am 3/02 ASOS
   3 SW Voorheesville 35 956 am 3/02 cwop
   Westmere 33 954 am 3/02 cwop
   2 W Guilderland 32 1015 am 3/02 RAWS

... Dutchess County...
   1 ENE Cornwall on hu 37 928 am 3/02 wxflow
   Dutchess cty ap 31 910 am 3/02 ASOS

... Fulton County...
   2 ESE Johnstown 39 107 PM 3/02 sai

... Greene County...
   1 se hunter 32 1257 PM 3/02 cwop

... Herkimer County...
   1 WNW Little Falls 32 1150 am 3/02 cwop

... Montgomery County...
   5 ENE east springfie 36 135 PM 3/02 cwop

... Rensselaer County...
   4 WSW Hoosick Falls 31 1225 PM 3/02 cwop

... Saratoga County...
   1 NNW Milton 32 851 am 3/02 sai

... Schenectady County...
   East Glenville 38 953 am 3/02 sai
   Schenectady County a 35 950 am 3/02 AWOS
   1 N Schenectady 31 1241 PM 3/02 cwop

... Ulster County...
   5 E Phoenicia 47 1243 PM 3/02 cwop

Vermont

... Bennington County...
   Bennington state air 31 1222 PM 3/02 ASOS


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