Southern Herkimer Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 3:20 PM EST Dec. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 4 am EST
Monday...

* what... wintry mixed precipitation including snow, sleet, and
freezing rain. A wintry mix with rain in the valleys late this
afternoon will transition to all snow tonight. Total snow and
sleet accumulations of 1 to 4 inches in the valleys, except 2 to
6 inches are possible over the Berkshires, northern Taconics,
helderbergs, and eastern Catskills. Ice accumulations of a
coating to around one tenth of an inch. Some slightly higher ice
accumulations are possible at elevations greater than 1500 feet
such as the eastern Catskills and the Berkshires.

* Where... northern Litchfield County in northwestern
Connecticut,the eastern Catskills, Mohawk Valley, greater
capital region, central and northern Taconics, helderbergs, and
the Schoharie valley of east central New York and the
Berkshires of western Massachusetts.

* When... until 4 am EST Monday.

* Additional details... light freezing rain, snow and sleet
accumulations on exposed surfaces will lead to slippery
conditions. Untreated roads will become slick and hazardous as
well.

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.