Cheshire Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 5:57 PM EST on January 26, 2015

...Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 10 PM this evening to 4 am EST Wednesday for Cheshire County...

* hazard types...heavy snow and blowing snow.

* Accumulations...snow accumulation of 18 to 24 inches.

* Timing...snow will intensify through the night. Snow may be heavy at times during the day Tuesday. Snow will wind down late Tuesday...but may linger into Wednesday.

* Wind chill... wind chill readings will fall below zero at times.

* Impacts...snow covered roads and low visibility in blowing snow will lead to dangerous travel conditions.

* Winds...north 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Temperatures...in the teens.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an emergency. If you must travel...keep an extra flashlight... food...and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.