Western Bergen Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 3:45 PM EST Feb. 14, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 1 PM Monday to 7 am EST
Tuesday...

The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a Winter Weather
Advisory for snow and freezing rain... which is in effect from 1
PM Monday to 7 am EST Tuesday.

* Locations... interior portions of southern Connecticut and the
lower Hudson Valley... and western Passaic and Bergen counties.

* Hazard types... snow and freezing rain.

* Accumulations... snow accumulation of 2 to 5 inches... along with
up to a tenth of an inch of ice.

* Timing... snow develops Monday afternoon... then gradually mixes
with and changes to freezing rain... then rain by early Tuesday
morning.

* Impacts... roads... especially elevated and untreated
surfaces... will become slippery... making travel difficult. This
wintry mix will impact the Monday evening commute.

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.