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Massachusetts, Southern Berkshire

Winter Weather Advisory

Statement as of 4:39 AM EST on January 23, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EST on January 24, 2017


... Winter Weather Advisory now in effect from 1 PM this afternoon
to 1 PM EST Tuesday...

* locations... the eastern Catskills... Mid Hudson valley...
Schoharie valley... Mohawk Valley... helderbergs... capital
region... Taconics... Berkshires... and Litchfield County
Connecticut.

* Hazard types... snow and sleet.

* Accumulations... snow and sleet accumulation of 2 to 5 inches for
valley areas and 4 to 8 inches across the higher elevations.

* Timing... a mixture of rain, snow and sleet will spread across
the region late this afternoon into this evening from south to
north. Precipitation will primarily become snow and sleet for
the overnight hours and will be moderate to locally heavy at
times. Precipitation will taper off on Tuesday morning.

* Impacts... snow and slush covered roads and low visibility will make
for hazardous travel. Sidewalks, driveways and parking lots
will be very slippery. The combination of gusty winds and wet
snowfall may lead to some localized power outages as well.

* Winds... northeast 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. Locally
higher gusts to 50 mph possible over the Taconics and western
New England.

* Temperatures... in the lower to middle 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.





Wind Advisory

Statement as of 4:25 AM EST on January 23, 2017

Expires 7:00 AM EST on January 24, 2017


... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 7 am EST Tuesday...

* locations... Taconics of New York... southern Green Mountains of
Vermont... Berkshires of Massachusetts and Litchfield County
Connecticut.

* Winds... east 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* Timing... winds will increase throughout the day today and be
strongest this evening into tonight. Winds will start to
decrease on Tuesday morning. Winds will be strongest across the
higher elevations and in areas where the winds funnels across
the hills and mountains.

* Impacts... .downed trees and trees limbs will lead to isolated
to scattered power outages.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 31 to 39 mph are
expected... with gusts between 46 to 57 mph. Winds this strong are
capable of Downing small tree limbs and branches... possibly
causing isolated power outages. Driving can also be difficult...
especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.




Special Statement

Statement as of 4:26 PM EST on January 22, 2017

Expires 7:00 AM EST on January 23, 2017


... Spotty freezing drizzle and freezing rain is possible late
tonight across the higher terrain of the eastern Catskills
Taconics and western New England...

Spotty light precipitation will overspread the region this
evening and overnight. Temperatures are expected to drop to the
upper 20s to lower 30s across the higher terrain of the eastern
Catskills... Taconics and western New England late tonight
resulting in spotty freezing rain and freezing drizzle.

If you are traveling across this region overnight... please be
aware of the possibility of rapidly changing conditions due to
temperature changes and exercise caution.



426 PM EST sun Jan 22 2017

... Spotty freezing drizzle and freezing rain is possible late
tonight across the higher terrain of the eastern Catskills
Taconics and western New England...

Spotty light precipitation will overspread the region this
evening and overnight. Temperatures are expected to drop to the
upper 20s to lower 30s across the higher terrain of the eastern
Catskills... Taconics and western New England late tonight
resulting in spotty freezing rain and freezing drizzle.

If you are traveling across this region overnight... please be
aware of the possibility of rapidly changing conditions due to
temperature changes and exercise caution.



426 PM EST sun Jan 22 2017

... Spotty freezing drizzle and freezing rain is possible late
tonight across the higher terrain of the eastern Catskills
Taconics and western New England...

Spotty light precipitation will overspread the region this
evening and overnight. Temperatures are expected to drop to the
upper 20s to lower 30s across the higher terrain of the eastern
Catskills... Taconics and western New England late tonight
resulting in spotty freezing rain and freezing drizzle.

If you are traveling across this region overnight... please be
aware of the possibility of rapidly changing conditions due to
temperature changes and exercise caution.


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory
Alaska - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning
Arizona - Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Freeze Watch
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory , High Surf Warning, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Hydrologic Statement , Avalanche Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
District of Columbia - Wind Advisory
Florida - Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Winter Storm Watch
Kansas - Record Report
Kentucky - Flood Warning
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Maine - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory
Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Statement , Wind Advisory
Massachusetts - Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Winter Storm Watch , Record Report
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Record Report
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory
Nebraska - Winter Storm Watch
Nevada - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Avalanche Warning
New Hampshire - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
New Mexico - High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
New York - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement
North Carolina - Areal Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Record Report
Ohio - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Oklahoma - Public Information Statement
Oregon - High Surf Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Pennsylvania - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
Rhode Island - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report
South Dakota - Winter Storm Watch
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , High Wind Watch , Public Information Statement
Utah - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Virginia - Wind Advisory , Record Report
Washington - Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
West Virginia - Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Record Report
Wyoming - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
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