URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED National Weather Service New York NY 425 AM EDT Tue Mar 14 2017 ...Major Winter Storm Into This Evening... CTZ005>010-NJZ002-004-006-103>108-NYZ067>075-078-176>178-142030- /O.CON.KOKX.BZ.W.0002.000000T0000Z-170315T0400Z/ Northern Fairfield-Northern New Haven-Northern Middlesex- Northern New London-Southern Fairfield-Southern New Haven- Western Passaic-Eastern Passaic-Hudson-Western Bergen- Eastern Bergen-Western Essex-Eastern Essex-Western Union- Eastern Union-Orange-Putnam-Rockland-Northern Westchester- Southern Westchester-New York (Manhattan)-Bronx- Richmond (Staten Island)-Kings (Brooklyn)-Northwestern Suffolk- Northern Queens-Northern Nassau-Southern Queens- 425 AM EDT Tue Mar 14 2017 ...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT... * Locations...New York City, Northeast New Jersey, the Lower Hudson Valley, Southwestern and interior Southeastern Connecticut, and Northern Nassau and Northwestern Suffolk Counties. * Hazard Types...Heavy Snow and Blizzard Conditions. * Snow and Sleet Accumulations...1 to 2 feet across interior areas. 8 to 16 inches of snow and sleet are expected across New York City, Northwestern Long Island and Coastal Southwestern Connecticut. Locally higher amounts are possible, especially over areas north and west of New York City. * Snowfall Rates...2 to 4 inches per hour at times. * Timing...The snow may mix with sleet at times across Northwestern Long Island and portions of the New York City metropolitan area later this morning into this afternoon. The precipitation will change back to all snow before ending this evening. * Impacts...Dangerous travel due to whiteout conditions at times. Several roads may become impassable. * Winds...Northeast winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph, becoming northwest in the afternoon. Isolated gusts of 55 to 60 mph are possible near the immediate coast. * Temperatures...In the upper 20s. * Visibilities...Near zero at times. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds and poor visibilities are likely. This will lead to whiteout conditions...making travel extremely dangerous. Do not travel. If you must travel...have a winter survival kit with you. If you get stranded...stay with your vehicle.