Washington Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 3:13 PM EST on January 29, 2015

...Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect from 7 PM this evening to 1 am EST Saturday...

The National Weather Service in Burlington continues the Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow...from 7 PM this evening to 1 am EST Saturday.

* Locations...northeast...north central...and parts of the Champlain Valley.

* Hazard types...snow and blowing snow.

* Accumulations...3 to 7 inches of snow.

* Maximum snowfall rate...up to a half inch per hour...mainly Friday morning through Friday afternoon.

* Timing...light snow will develop tonight and continue on Friday...before tapering off to scattered snow showers on Friday night.

* Impacts...snow and blowing snow will cause difficult driving conditions due to reduced visibilities and snow on roads for the Friday morning and evening commutes.

* Winds...southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Temperatures...lows tonight 15 to 25. Highs Friday around 30.

* Visibilities...as low as one half mile at times in snow and blowing snow.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means that visibilities will be limited due to a combination of falling and blowing snow. Use caution when traveling...especially in open areas.

Please stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio...your local media...or go to www.Weather.Gov/Burlington for further updates on this weather situation.