... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 7 am EST
* locations... Herkimer County... the Mohawk Valley... Schoharie
valley... eastern Catskills... Mid Hudson valley... Taconics...
Litchfield Hills... the Berkshires and southern Green Mountains.
* Hazard types... snow.
* Snow accumulations... additional snowfall accumulations of 2 to 4
inches... with the highest amounts across Ulster... Dutchess and
the higher terrain of western New England.
* Timing... periods of light to moderate snow will continue through
midnight before gradually tapering off by daybreak Monday.
* Impacts... snow covered roads and poor visibility resulting in
hazardous travel conditions.
* Winds... south 5 to 15 mph shifting to the west by daybreak.
* Temperatures... in the upper teens to mid 20s.
A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow
will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow
covered roads and limited visibilities... and use caution while
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Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 7:19 PM EST on March 01, 2015
Statement as of 7:13 PM EST on March 01, 2015
... Poor travel conditions expected over the next several hours...
Areas of light to moderate snow will persist across the greater
capital region... Schoharie valley... Mid Hudson valley... eastern
Catskills... Taconics... Berkshires... and Litchfield Hills through
10 PM. Snowfall rates of one half inch... to up to an inch per
hour will be possible during this time. This will create very
slippery conditions on untreated roadways and walkways through
Motorists and pedestrians are urged to use extra caution through
early tonight... especially as areas of melted snow from earlier
today refreezes underneath the newly fallen snow.
Public Information Statement
Statement as of 5:40 PM EST on March 01, 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/Albany
********************storm total snowfall********************
Location storm total time/date comments
... Dutchess County...
Rhinebeck 0.5 1257 PM 3/01 trained spotter
... Greene County...
West Kill 0.8 412 PM 3/01 weathernet6
... Saratoga County...
Porter Corners 0.2 404 PM 3/01 weathernet6