Columbia Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 1:32 PM EST on March 01, 2015

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 2 am EST
Monday...

* locations... the central mountains and middle Susquehanna
valley.

* Hazard types... snow.

* Snow accumulations... 2 to 4 inches.

* Timing... snow will fall for much of the time this afternoon
and continue into this evening before ending as a few flurries
or patchy freezing drizzle by midnight.

* Impacts... hazardous travel from snow or slush covered roads
and poor visibility at times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Hazardous winter weather conditions are expected or occurring.
Use caution if traveling. For the latest weather information... go
to weather.Gov/statecollege or monitor NOAA Weather Radio.

Report snow or ice accumulation to the National Weather Service
State College by sending an email to ctp.Stormreports@noaa.Gov...
posting to the NWS State College facebook Page... or tweet
@nwsstatecollege with the hashtag c... T... p... W... x.





Record Report
Statement as of 5:00 am EST on March 1, 2015

... Record coldest February in Williamsport PA...

This was the coldest February on record in Williamsport PA. The
monthly mean temperature was 18.1 degrees... which breaks the
previous February record of 19.3 set back in 1934.

This was also the third coldest calendar month on record... behind
the januarys of 1977 (14.9 degrees) and 1918 (16.5 degrees).

A continuous weather record has been kept at Williamsport since 1895.


Public Information Statement
Statement as of 1:57 PM EST on March 01, 2015

The following are unofficial snowfall totals so far across central
Pennsylvania. Thank you to all who contributed a report.

********************Storm total snowfall********************

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

Pennsylvania

... Adams County...
   1 S Cashtown 3.2 150 PM 3/01 co-op observer
   East Berlin 2.1 109 PM 3/01 public

... Bedford County...
   Schellsburg 2.0 124 PM 3/01 social media

... Cambria County...
   Patton 2.0 1238 PM 3/01 social media

... Centre County...
   State College 1.2 118 PM 3/01 co-op observer
   toftrees 1.0 1237 PM 3/01 social media

... Cumberland County...
   Mechanicsburg 2.0 154 PM 3/01 social media
   Camp Hill 1.8 121 PM 3/01 social media

... Dauphin County...
   Colonial Park 2.0 152 PM 3/01 social media
   Pillow 1.0 113 PM 3/01 social media
   Hershey 1.0 1248 PM 3/01 trained spotter

... Franklin County...
   Shady Grove 3.0 1248 PM 3/01 social media
   state line 3.0 139 PM 3/01 social media

... Lancaster County...
   East Petersburg 2.0 128 PM 3/01 social media
   Salunga 2.0 155 PM 3/01 social media
   Mount Joy 2.0 156 PM 3/01 social media

... Northumberland County...
   Shamokin 0.8 120 PM 3/01 public

... Schuylkill County...
   Tamaqua 1.3 146 PM 3/01 social media
   Ashland 1.0 122 PM 3/01 social media

... York County...
   New Salem 1.5 117 PM 3/01 trained spotter