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Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 4:27 PM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 4 am EST Friday...

* what... heavy snow and mixed precipitation. Additional snow
accumulations of 4 to 6 inches and ice accumulations of around
two tenths of an inch. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph.

* Where... in New Jersey, western Passaic and western Bergen
counties. In New York, Rockland, Putnam and northern
Westchester counties.

* When... until 4 am EST Friday.

* Additional details... plan on slippery Road conditions. The
hazardous conditions will impact the evening commute.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet
and ice will make travel very hazardous or impossible.

Check local Department of Transportation information services for
the latest Road conditions.





Special Statement
Issued: 4:01 PM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... An area of heavy snow will affect southern New London...
Fairfield... southern Middlesex... New Haven... Hudson... Passaic...
Union... Bergen... Essex... Orange... Putnam... Queens... Richmond...
Bronx... Kings... Rockland... Westchester... Suffolk... New York
(manhattan) and Nassau counties...

At 359 PM EST, an area of heavy snow was located along a line
extending from Columbia to Chatham to Brookville to 6 miles south of
Shinnecock Hills. Movement was northeast at 30 mph.

Locations impacted include...
Islip, Newark, Jersey City, Jamaica, Yonkers, Paterson, Bridgeport,
New Haven, Elizabeth, Stamford, Flatbush, Norwalk, Danbury, New
Rochelle and Flushing.

Visibilities will drop quickly to less than a quarter of a mile in
this area of heavy snow. Snowfall rates will average between 1 and
2 inches an hour. Travel will be difficult and should be avoided
where possible.

Icy roads are possible as the snow melts on the roads then quickly
refreezes.

Lat... Lon 4145 7189 4120 7210 4129 7211 4126 7291
      4085 7376 4086 7372 4099 7264 4120 7219
      4120 7217 4113 7231 4111 7233 4110 7207
      4107 7207 4076 7277 4055 7395 4056 7394
      4060 7442 4097 7428 4104 7450 4149 7476
time... Mot... loc 2059z 208deg 26kt 4091 7508 4075 7437 4081 7357 4081
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