Western Essex Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 3:41 AM EST on March 05, 2015

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 7 PM EST this
evening...

* locations... coastal Connecticut... interior parts of northeast
New Jersey... and Rockland and Westchester counties in New York.

* Hazard types... snow.

* Accumulations... snow accumulation of 2 to 5 inches.

* Timing... snow... moderate at times this morning into early
afternoon... before tapering off this afternoon.

* Visibilities... one half mile or less at times.

* Temperatures... mid 30s early this morning... dropping into the
lower 20s by this afternoon.

* Impacts... hazardous travel conditions due to falling
temperatures and Road icing... reduced visibilities and
accumulating snow.

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.




Public Information Statement
Statement as of 9:26 am EST on March 05, 2015

The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 6
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation
is extended to Highway departments... cooperative observers... Skywarn
spotters and media for these reports. This summary is also available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/NYC

********************storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Connecticut

... Fairfield County...
   Easton 2.5 820 am 3/05 public
   New Canaan 2.1 730 am 3/05 trained spotter
   Norwalk 1.9 900 am 3/05 public
   Weston 1.5 805 am 3/05 trained spotter

... New Haven County...
   Milford 2.0 840 am 3/05 public
   Orange 1.8 802 am 3/05 trained spotter

... New London County...
   Colchester 2.5 700 am 3/05 CT dot
   New London 1.5 728 am 3/05 trained spotter

New Jersey

... Bergen County...
   East Rutherford 1.9 845 am 3/05 public

... Essex County...
   Maplewood 1.5 830 am 3/05 public

... Hudson County...
   Harrison 2.0 915 am 3/05 co-op observer

... Passaic County...
   West Milford 2.9 838 am 3/05 1100 feet

New York

... New York County...
   Harlem 1.6 900 am 3/05 W. 138th St

... Suffolk County...
   Centereach 2.6 918 am 3/05 NWS employee
   East Northport 2.0 801 am 3/05 trained spotter
   Jamesport 1.9 921 am 3/05 public