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Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 3:31 PM EST Jan. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 4 PM Saturday to
4 PM EST Sunday...

* what... heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 12 to 20
inches. Some snow totals across the southern Green Mountains in
southern Vermont may approach 2 feet. Winds will gust to 20 to
30 mph Sunday afternoon.

* Where... southern Vermont, western Massachusetts, and the greater
capital region, Lake George Saratoga region, southern
Adirondacks, Mohawk Valley, Schoharie valley, helderbergs,
eastern Catskills, and northern and central Taconics in east
central New York.

* When... from 4 PM Saturday to 4 PM EST Sunday.

* Additional details... travel will be very difficult to impossible
across the region Saturday night through Sunday morning with
snow or ice covered roadways and very low visibility in heavy
snow. Snowfall rates will be 1 to 3 inches an hour at times
Saturday night into Sunday morning. The potential for blowing
and drifting snow will increase Sunday afternoon into the
evening with wind chills falling well below zero.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you
must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency.





Public Information Statement
Issued: 6:56 AM EST Jan. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 7
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 also is available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/Albany

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

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

Massachusetts

... Berkshire County...
   Clarksburg 0.2 525 am 1/18 weathernet6

New York

... Albany County...
   1 W Albany 0.6 500 am 1/18 NWS employee

... Dutchess County...
   1 WSW Red Oaks Mill 0.4 520 am 1/18 cocorahs
   Poughkeepsie 0.3 605 am 1/18 weathernet6
   Red Hook 0.2 611 am 1/18 weathernet6

... Fulton County...
   fishhouse 0.2 422 am 1/18 weathernet6

... Greene County...
   Halcott Center 1.0 351 am 1/18 weathernet6

... Montgomery County...
   Fonda 0.3 615 am 1/18 weathernet6

... Rensselaer County...
   Speigletown 1.0 543 am 1/18 weathernet6

... Saratoga County...
   Lake Desolation 0.5 531 am 1/18 weathernet6

... Schoharie County...
   Charlotteville 0.3 528 am 1/18 weathernet6
   Middleburgh 0.2 601 am 1/18 weathernet6
   Richmondville 0.2 413 am 1/18 weathernet6

... Ulster County...
   Phoenicia 0.3 600 am 1/18 weathernet6


*****metadata*****
:1/18/2019, 525 am, MA, Berkshire, Clarksburg, , , 42.73341, -73.07248, snow, 0.2, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 500 am, NY, Albany, Albany, 1, W, 42.66000, -73.79000, snow, 0.6, inch, NWS employee, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 520 am, NY, Dutchess, Red Oaks Mill, 1, WSW, 41.65016, -73.89150, snow, 0.4, inch, cocorahs, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 605 am, NY, Dutchess, Poughkeepsie, , , 41.72680, -73.92016, snow, 0.3, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 611 am, NY, Dutchess, Red Hook, , , 42.01819, -73.88329, snow, 0.2, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 422 am, NY, Fulton, fishhouse, , , 43.14266, -74.13742, snow, 0.2, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 351 am, NY, Greene, Halcott Center, , , 42.21773, -74.46866, snow, 1.0, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 615 am, NY, Montgomery, Fonda, , , 42.96961, -74.37194, snow, 0.3, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 543 am, NY, Rensselaer, Speigletown, , , 42.79431, -73.65217, snow, 1.0, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 531 am, NY, Saratoga, Lake desolation, , , 43.13741, -73.97612, snow, 0.5, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 528 am, NY, Schoharie, Charlotteville, , , 42.52004, -74.69606, snow, 0.3, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 601 am, NY, Schoharie, Middleburgh, , , 42.56254, -74.23281, snow, 0.2, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 413 am, NY, Schoharie, Richmondville, , , 42.62709, -74.58513, snow, 0.2, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 600 am, NY, Ulster, Phoenicia, , , 42.06591, -74.33754, snow, 0.3, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,


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656 am EST Fri Jan 18 2019

The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 7
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 also is available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/Albany

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

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

Massachusetts

... Berkshire County...
   Clarksburg 0.2 525 am 1/18 weathernet6

New York

... Albany County...
   1 W Albany 0.6 500 am 1/18 NWS employee

... Dutchess County...
   1 WSW Red Oaks Mill 0.4 520 am 1/18 cocorahs
   Poughkeepsie 0.3 605 am 1/18 weathernet6
   Red Hook 0.2 611 am 1/18 weathernet6

... Fulton County...
   fishhouse 0.2 422 am 1/18 weathernet6

... Greene County...
   Halcott Center 1.0 351 am 1/18 weathernet6

... Montgomery County...
   Fonda 0.3 615 am 1/18 weathernet6

... Rensselaer County...
   Speigletown 1.0 543 am 1/18 weathernet6

... Saratoga County...
   Lake Desolation 0.5 531 am 1/18 weathernet6

... Schoharie County...
   Charlotteville 0.3 528 am 1/18 weathernet6
   Middleburgh 0.2 601 am 1/18 weathernet6
   Richmondville 0.2 413 am 1/18 weathernet6

... Ulster County...
   Phoenicia 0.3 600 am 1/18 weathernet6


*****metadata*****
:1/18/2019, 525 am, MA, Berkshire, Clarksburg, , , 42.73341, -73.07248, snow, 0.2, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 500 am, NY, Albany, Albany, 1, W, 42.66000, -73.79000, snow, 0.6, inch, NWS employee, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 520 am, NY, Dutchess, Red Oaks Mill, 1, WSW, 41.65016, -73.89150, snow, 0.4, inch, cocorahs, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 605 am, NY, Dutchess, Poughkeepsie, , , 41.72680, -73.92016, snow, 0.3, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 611 am, NY, Dutchess, Red Hook, , , 42.01819, -73.88329, snow, 0.2, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 422 am, NY, Fulton, fishhouse, , , 43.14266, -74.13742, snow, 0.2, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 351 am, NY, Greene, Halcott Center, , , 42.21773, -74.46866, snow, 1.0, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 615 am, NY, Montgomery, Fonda, , , 42.96961, -74.37194, snow, 0.3, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 543 am, NY, Rensselaer, Speigletown, , , 42.79431, -73.65217, snow, 1.0, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 531 am, NY, Saratoga, Lake desolation, , , 43.13741, -73.97612, snow, 0.5, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 528 am, NY, Schoharie, Charlotteville, , , 42.52004, -74.69606, snow, 0.3, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 601 am, NY, Schoharie, Middleburgh, , , 42.56254, -74.23281, snow, 0.2, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 413 am, NY, Schoharie, Richmondville, , , 42.62709, -74.58513, snow, 0.2, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,
:1/18/2019, 600 am, NY, Ulster, Phoenicia, , , 42.06591, -74.33754, snow, 0.3, inch, weathernet6, storm total snow,


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