Eastern Columbia Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 9:38 PM EST Feb. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect from 1 am to 1 PM
EST Sunday...

* what... mixed precipitation expected. Total snow and sleet accumulations
of up to one half inch and ice accumulations of a light glaze
are expected.

* Where... northwestern Connecticut, western Massachusetts, and the
western and central Mohawk Valley, Schoharie valley,
helderbergs, eastern Catskills and Taconics of eastern New York.

* When... from 1 am to 1 PM EST Sunday.

* Additional details... some power outages and tree damage are
possible due to the ice especially across the higher terrain of
Berkshires and Taconics where easterly winds will become brisk
and gusty. The ice will result in difficult travel conditions.
Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times.

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.