Bennington Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 3:06 AM EST Feb. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 9 PM this evening to
7 am EST Sunday...

* what... mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulations of
up to one inch and ice accumulations from a glaze up to one
tenth of an inch expected.

* Where... portions of southern Vermont, northwestern hills of
Connecticut, western Massachusetts, and most of east central New
York.

* When... from 9 PM this evening to 7 am EST Sunday.

* Additional details... plan on slippery travel conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.




High Wind Watch
Issued: 3:09 AM EST Feb. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

... High wind watch in effect from Sunday evening through Monday
evening...

The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a high wind
watch, which is in effect from Sunday evening through Monday
evening.

* Locations... the Hudson River valley, Taconics, Berkshires and
southern Vermont.

* Winds... west 20 to 35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

* Timing... Sunday night into early Monday evening.

* Impacts... the potential for strong to damaging winds, which
may blow down large tree limbs, trees and power lines.
Widespread power outages are possible. Travel could be
difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high wind watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph... or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.