Philadelphia Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 3:19 PM EST on February 28, 2015

... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 10 am Sunday to 4 am
EST Monday...

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for a mixture of snow, sleet and freezing rain
which is in effect from 10 am Sunday to 4 am EST Monday.

* Hazard types... snow, then sleet and freezing rain.

* Ice accumulations... one to two tenths... highest along the
Interstate 95 corridor and lower in the Lehigh and western
Raritan valleys.

* Snow accumulations... snow accumulation 1 to 4 inches... highest
in the Lehigh and western Raritan valleys.

* Timing... snow should overspread the area by early Sunday
afternoon. A transition to sleet and freezing rain should start
occurring during the late afternoon and spread north into the
Raritan and Lehigh valleys during the late evening.
Precipitation will taper off overnight.

* Impacts... expect slippery traveling and walking conditions to
start developing on untreated surfaces Sunday afternoon and
continuing Sunday night. Expect travel delays if driving.
Isolated power outages possible.

* Temperatures... in the mid 20s to around 30 while precipitation
is occurring. They should remain below freezing overnight.

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. Please give yourself plenty of distance between yourself and
all vehicles around you. Also give yourself extra time to reach
your destination.