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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 3:50 PM EST on November 26, 2014

Expires 6:00 AM EST on November 27, 2014


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 6 am EST
Thursday...

* locations... much of northeast Pennsylvania... as well as the
western Catskills... and portions of the Susquehanna region in
New York.

* Hazards... heavy snow.

* Accumulations... 8 to 12 inches of snow.

* Timing... snow will continue... heavy at times... through early
this evening. Snowfall rates of an inch per hour possible... at
times. Steadier snow will taper off from west to east...
between 8 PM and midnight.

* Temperatures... in the upper 20s.

* Winds... northwest 5 to 10 mph.

* Impacts... difficult travel conditions.

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.

Please report snowfall amounts to the National Weather Service by
calling toll free at 1-877-633-6772... or by email at
bgm.Stormreport@noaa.Gov.





Special Statement

Statement as of 2:38 PM EST on November 26, 2014

Expires 5:00 PM EST on November 26, 2014


... Snow of varying intensity will continue into this evening...

Snow will persist into the early evening hours... although the
intensity is likely to diminish... for brief periods of time.

Total additional snowfall between 3 and 7 PM... should average 1
to 3 inches... with locally greater amounts possible.

Travel will continue to be difficult. Unnecessary driving
is discouraged.


Jurewicz


1227 PM EST Wed Nov 26 2014

... Heavy snow continues this afternoon...

Snowfall rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour... perhaps as much as 3
inches per hour over the higher elevations... are likely to prevail
at times through 5 PM... especially in narrow more intense
snowfall bands.

Total additional snowfall between 1 and 5 PM should average 4
to 6 inches... with locally as much as 8 inches over the higher
terrain.

Travel will be extremely difficult. Unnecessary driving is
discouraged.


Jurewicz


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 3:57 PM EST on November 26, 2014


The following are official and unofficial observations taken during
the past 18 hours. Appreciation is extended to Highway departments...
cooperative observers... Skywarn spotters and media for these reports.
This summary is also available on our home Page at weather.Gov/bgm.

********************Storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

New York

... Broome County...
   2 W Vestal 6.3 339 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Endicott 5.5 302 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   3 E Windsor 5.0 113 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   4 WNW Park Terrace 4.0 152 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Endwell 3.8 207 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   NWS Binghamton 2.4 100 PM 11/26 NWS office

... Chenango County...
   5 W Norwich 3.5 245 PM 11/26 co-op observer
   Coventry 2.5 119 PM 11/26 trained spotter

... Cortland County...
   1 ESE Willet 1.2 1200 PM 11/26 trained spotter

... Otsego County...
   Oneonta 4.5 206 PM 11/26 trained spotter

... Sullivan County...
   Long Eddy 5.7 134 PM 11/26 cocorahs
   Eldred 3.2 1213 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Wurtsboro 3.0 1214 PM 11/26 trained spotter

... Tioga County...
   Tioga terrace 3.3 130 PM 11/26 NWS employee

... Tompkins County...
   Caroline Center 5.4 312 PM 11/26 facebook
   Danby 3.0 344 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   4 E Ithaca 2.0 232 PM 11/26 trained spotter

Pennsylvania

... Lackawanna County...
   Jessup 6.8 118 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Clarks Summit 6.2 1213 PM 11/26 2 inches an hour.
   Scott 6.0 116 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Taylor 5.0 103 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Simpson 4.5 1250 PM 11/26 trained spotter

... Luzerne County...
   1 NW Bear Creek 7.6 1205 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Hazleton 6.5 106 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Harveys Lake 6.3 107 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Kingston 4.6 233 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   2 S Wilkes-Barre 4.5 226 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   mountain top 4.5 1010 am 11/26 since 730am.
   Larksville 4.0 1100 am 11/26 trained spotter
   5 SSE Wilkes-Barre 3.5 925 am 11/26 730 am to 915 am.
   Swoyersville 3.4 130 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Drums 3.0 121 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Wilkes-Barre 3.0 1238 PM 11/26 Emergency Mngr

... Pike County...
   Dingmans Ferry 5.6 309 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Milford 5.0 118 PM 11/26 trained spotter

... Susquehanna County...
   Great Bend 6.0 321 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   3 W New Milford 5.5 244 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   2 W Susquehanna 4.7 140 PM 11/26 cocorahs
   Harford 4.7 124 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Susquehanna 4.5 1230 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   South Gibson 3.5 1122 am 11/26 trained spotter

... Wayne County...
   Hawley 6.0 311 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Newfoundland 5.5 156 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Hamlin 5.2 1224 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Pleasant Mount 4.5 1130 am 11/26 trained spotter
   Milanville 4.2 1244 PM 11/26 since 9 am.
   Beach Lake 3.0 1039 am 11/26 since 830 am.
   Honesdale 2.0 1000 am 11/26 wet snow.


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