Western Schenectady Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Watch
Issued: 3:46 AM EST Jan. 17, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Watch in effect from Saturday afternoon through
Sunday evening...

* what... heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations in excess
of 9 inches possible. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph Sunday
afternoon and evening.

* Where... southern Vermont, western Massachusetts, and the capital
district, Lake George Saratoga region, southern Adirondacks,
Mohawk Valley, Schoharie valley, Catskills, and northern and
central Taconics in New York.

* When... from Saturday afternoon through Sunday evening.

* Additional details... travel could be very difficult to
impossible due to heavy snow. Blowing snow could result in
reduced visibilities Sunday afternoon and evening.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.