Western Passaic Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Watch
Statement as of 10:43 PM EST on March 03, 2015

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 5 am EST
... Winter Storm Watch remains in effect from Wednesday evening
through Thursday evening...

* locations... northern New London in Connecticut and western
Passaic in New Jersey.

* Hazard types... freezing rain until after midnight tonight...
then heavy snow Wednesday night into Thursday.

* Accumulations... snow accumulation of 4 to 6 inches... along
with around a trace of ice.

* Timing... freezing rain will change to plain rain after
midnight tonight. Rain then mixes with sleet and snow before
changing to all snow Wednesday evening. Snow should taper off
Thursday afternoon.

* Impacts... snow covered surfaces... coated with ice... will make
traveling difficult at times. Hazardous travel conditions are
expected due to greatly reduced visibilities and significant
snow accumulations.

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

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

Record Report
Statement as of 10:57 am EST on March 03, 2015

... .record minimum average monthly temperature set at Kennedy NY...

A record minimum average monthly temperature of 24.5 was set at
Kennedy NY for February 2015. The previous coldest average monthly
temperature for February recorded at Kennedy was 25.0 in 1979.

Records at Kennedy began on July 17 1948.