Southern Litchfield Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 9:40 AM EST on March 03, 2015

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect from 3 PM this
afternoon to 10 am EST Wednesday...

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

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

* Accumulations... snow and sleet accumulation of 2 to 5 inches
with the highest accumulations in the higher elevations. Up to a
tenth of an inch of ice accretion is possible for areas to the
south of Interstate 90.

* 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 into Wednesday morning.

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

* Visibilities... as low as one half mile.

* Winds... south 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* Temperatures... in the mid 20s this afternoon... rising into the
lower 30s by Wednesday morning.

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.