Sunday, March 2, 2014

NWS Issues Winter Weather Advisory



Event:Winter Weather Advisory
Alert:
...SNOW TONIGHT INTO MONDAY... 
 
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 
NOON EST MONDAY... 
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW YORK HAS ISSUED A WINTER 
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS 
EVENING TO NOON EST MONDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN 
EFFECT. 
 
* LOCATIONS...NEW YORK CITY...LONG ISLAND AND PORTIONS OF 
NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY. 
 
* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW. 
 
* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 3 TO 6 INCHES. 
 
* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH. 
 
* TEMPERATURES...IN THE TEENS TO AROUND 20 TONIGHT...RISING TO THE 
MIDDLE 20S MONDAY. 
 
* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER TO ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES. 
 
* TIMING...TONIGHT INTO MONDAY. 
 
* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL DUE TO REDUCED VISIBILITIES AND SNOW 
ACCUMULATIONS...ESPECIALLY DURING THE MONDAY MORNING COMMUTE.
Instructions: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.
Target Area:
Bronx
Kings (Brooklyn)
New York (Manhattan)
Northeast Suffolk
Northern Nassau
Northern Queens
Northwest Suffolk
Richmond (Staten Is.)
Southeast Suffolk
Southern Nassau
Southern Queens
Southwest Suffolk

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