Archive for December 18th, 2012

Freezing Rain Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
322 AM EST TUE DEC 18 2012

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS
MORNING…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BURLINGTON CONTINUES THE WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR MIXED PRECIPITATION…UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS
MORNING.

* LOCATIONS…THE ADIRONDACKS OF NORTHERN NEW YORK…AND FROM
THE GREEN MOUNTAINS EAST TO THE CONNECTICUT RIVER.

* HAZARD TYPES…SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN.

* ACCUMULATIONS…SNOW ACCUMULATION OF UP TO 1 INCH. ICE
ACCUMULATION UP TO A TENTH OF AN INCH.

* TIMING…POCKETS MIXED PRECIPITATION WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE
EARLY TO MID-MORNING HOURS.

* IMPACTS…TRAVEL RELATED IMPACTS EXPECTED WITH SLIPPERY
CONDITIONS…ESPECIALLY ON SECONDARY ROADS OR UNTREATED ROADS
WHERE PAVEMENT TEMPERATURES CONTINUE TO HOVER AROUND THE
FREEZING MARK. ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO TRAVEL FOR YOUR MORNING
COMMUTE.

* WINDS…EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES…IN THE LOWER 30S.

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.