And…Here’s Your Snow Warning…

BRADFORD…
RANDOLPH…SPRINGFIELD…WHITE RIVER JUNCTION…
EAST WALLINGFORD…KILLINGTON
1214 PM EST TUE FEB 26 2013

…WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM WEDNESDAY TO 7 AM EST
THURSDAY…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BURLINGTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY WET SNOW…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM
WEDNESDAY TO 7 AM EST THURSDAY.

* LOCATIONS…EASTERN ADIRONDACK MOUNTAINS IN NORTHERN NEW YORK
AND PARTS OF THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN GREEN MOUNTAINS IN VERMONT.

* HAZARD TYPES…HEAVY WET SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS…6 TO 10 INCHES OF SNOW.

* MAXIMUM SNOWFALL RATE…UP TO 2 INCH PER HOUR…MAINLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON.

* TIMING…SNOW WILL DEVELOP EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING AND BECOME
HEAVY AT TIMES BETWEEN 6 AM AND 2 PM…BEFORE TAPERING OFF TO
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS BY THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS…SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES AND TREES DOWN WILL BE POSSIBLE
ASSOCIATED WITH THIS HEAVY WET SNOW…ALONG WITH HAZARDOUS
DRIVING CONDITIONS…ESPECIALLY ON WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* WINDS…EAST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES…LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.

* VISIBILITIES…BELOW ONE HALF OF A MILE AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL…KEEP AN EXTRA
FLASHLIGHT…FOOD…AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN
EMERGENCY.

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