Northern Litchfield Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 2:32 PM EST on March 03, 2015

... Winter Weather Advisory now in effect until 6 am EST
Wednesday...

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

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

* Accumulations... snow accumulation of 2 to 6 inches... along with
up to a tenth of an inch of ice.

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

* Timing... snow will begin this afternoon and mix with or change
to sleet and freezing rain this evening. Precipitation will
taper off late tonight.

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

* Winds... south 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Temperatures... in the mid to upper 20s... rising into the lower
to middle 30s late tonight.

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.