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Wind Chill Watch

Statement as of 6:42 PM EST on February 11, 2016

Expires 1:00 PM EST on February 14, 2016


... Wind chill watch remains in effect from late Friday night
through Sunday afternoon...

* locations... western and southern Adirondacks... Schoharie
valley... eastern Catskills... western Mohawk Valley... helderbergs
and southern Vermont.

* Hazard types... dangerous to potentially life threatening wind
chills.

* Wind chill values... 25 to 45 below zero at times... with
northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Timing... late Friday night through Sunday afternoon.

* Impacts... wind chills will reach dangerous to potentially life
threatening levels. Frigid temperatures have the potential to
result in frozen pipes... frostbite and hypothermia in a short
amount of time.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A wind chill watch means the there is the potential for a
combination of very cold air and strong winds to create
dangerously low wind chill values. Monitor the latest forecasts
and warnings for updates on this situation.





Special Statement

Statement as of 10:51 PM EST on February 11, 2016

Expires 12:30 PM EST on February 12, 2016


... Potentially life threatening situation with extreme cold this
weekend...

* temperatures this weekend will fall into the single digits and
below zero across all of eastern New York and western New
England. Valley locations will average between 5 and 10 degrees
for high temperatures while higher terrain will remain at or
below zero. Overnight lows will drop below zero.

* Northwest winds of 10 to 20 mph will result in wind chill values
between 25 and 45 degrees below zero... with the coldest values
across the higher terrain. These values will result in frostbite
to occur in 10 minutes or less on exposed skin. Residents are
highly encouraged to take proper precautions with limiting
exposed skin.

* If you have not done so already... be sure to cover exposed pipes
to reduce the threat of frozen pipes or pipe bursts.

* Ensure your furnaces are in working order. Follow manufactures
instructions or utilize a qualified technician to ensure proper
and safe operation of your furnace.

* Never venture outdoors without wearing gloves... a hat and
several layers of clothing.

* Run water at a trickle and keep Cabinet doors open to prevent
pipes from freezing.

* Never use a stove or oven to heat your home or use an open flame
to melt frozen pipes. Many house fires result from these
practices.

* Never use a generator near or inside your home. Carbon monoxide
poisoning is deadly. Check or install Carbon monoxide
detectors.

* Check tire pressure and your car battery. Be sure your car has
a winter safety kit that includes a blanket... warm clothes and
gloves in case your car breaks down or becomes stranded.

* Take extra steps to keep your pets warm and know their limits to
cold.



1051 PM EST Thu Feb 11 2016

... Potentially life threatening situation with extreme cold this
weekend...

* temperatures this weekend will fall into the single digits and
below zero across all of eastern New York and western New
England. Valley locations will average between 5 and 10 degrees
for high temperatures while higher terrain will remain at or
below zero. Overnight lows will drop below zero.

* Northwest winds of 10 to 20 mph will result in wind chill values
between 25 and 45 degrees below zero... with the coldest values
across the higher terrain. These values will result in frostbite
to occur in 10 minutes or less on exposed skin. Residents are
highly encouraged to take proper precautions with limiting
exposed skin.

* If you have not done so already... be sure to cover exposed pipes
to reduce the threat of frozen pipes or pipe bursts.

* Ensure your furnaces are in working order. Follow manufactures
instructions or utilize a qualified technician to ensure proper
and safe operation of your furnace.

* Never venture outdoors without wearing gloves... a hat and
several layers of clothing.

* Run water at a trickle and keep Cabinet doors open to prevent
pipes from freezing.

* Never use a stove or oven to heat your home or use an open flame
to melt frozen pipes. Many house fires result from these
practices.

* Never use a generator near or inside your home. Carbon monoxide
poisoning is deadly. Check or install Carbon monoxide
detectors.

* Check tire pressure and your car battery. Be sure your car has
a winter safety kit that includes a blanket... warm clothes and
gloves in case your car breaks down or becomes stranded.

* Take extra steps to keep your pets warm and know their limits to
cold.


Local Storm Report



02/11/2016 0700 am

Ball Mountain laketsfield, Windham County.

Snow m1.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            24 hour snowfall. Co-op observer




02/11/2016 0800 am

Marlboro, Windham County.

Snow m0.4 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            24 hour snowfall. Co-op observer




02/11/2016 0700 am

Ball Mountain laketsfield, Windham County.

Snow m1.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            24 hour snowfall. Co-op observer




02/11/2016 0800 am

Marlboro, Windham County.

Snow m0.4 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            24 hour snowfall. Co-op observer




02/11/2016 0700 am

2 miles WNW of Putney, Windham County.

Snow m0.3 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour snowfall.




02/11/2016 0700 am

2 miles WNW of Putney, Windham County.

Snow m0.3 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour snowfall.




02/11/2016 0710 am

Se West Halifax, Windham County.

Snow m1.5 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour snowfall.





02/11/2016 0710 am

Se West Halifax, Windham County.

Snow m1.5 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour snowfall.





02/10/2016 0600 am

Marlboro, Windham County.

Snow m0.2 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            24 hour snowfall. Co-op observer




02/10/2016 0600 am

Marlboro, Windham County.

Snow m0.2 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            24 hour snowfall. Co-op observer




02/10/2016 0900 am

1 miles E of Westminster we barringtester, Windham County.

Snow m0.3 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour snowfall.




02/10/2016 0900 am

1 miles E of Westminster we barringtester, Windham County.

Snow m0.3 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour snowfall.




02/10/2016 0700 am

1 miles NNE of Rockingham, Windham County.

Snow m0.3 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour snowfall.




02/10/2016 0700 am

1 miles NNE of Rockingham, Windham County.

Snow m0.3 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour snowfall.




02/10/2016 0700 am

1 miles NNE of Rockingham, Windham County.

Snow m0.3 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour snowfall.


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 11:02 PM EST on February 11, 2016


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 15
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. 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/Albany

********************storm total snowfall********************

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

Massachusetts

... Berkshire County...
   Lanesborough 2.0 410 PM 2/11 weathernet6
   Pittsfield 0.8 407 PM 2/11 weathernet6
   Savoy 0.5 403 PM 2/11 weathernet6

New York

... Hamilton County...
   Wells 1.0 432 PM 2/11 weathernet6

... Montgomery County...
   Amsterdam 0.2 433 PM 2/11 weathernet6

... Schoharie County...
   Summit 1.5 330 PM 2/11 weathernet6
   Jefferson 0.5 1054 am 2/11 weathernet6
   Schoharie 0.5 1013 am 2/11 weathernet6

Vermont

... Bennington County...
   Woodford 10.0 415 PM 2/11 weathernet6
   Landgrove 5.0 403 PM 2/11 weathernet6
   Manchester 4.8 352 PM 2/11 weathernet6


**********************24 hour snowfall**********************

Location 24 hour time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Connecticut

... Litchfield County...
   Norfolk 1.2 800 am 2/11 co-op observer
   2 NNE Litchfield 0.4 800 am 2/11 cocorahs

New York

... Hamilton County...
   2 SW Indian Lake 0.5 830 am 2/11 co-op observer

... Montgomery County...
   5 W Fonda 0.4 900 am 2/11 cocorahs

... Rensselaer County...
   1 WNW Averill Park 0.5 800 am 2/11 cocorahs
   Brunswick 0.2 800 am 2/11 co-op observer

Vermont

... Windham County...
   Marlboro 0.4 800 am 2/11 co-op observer

&&

*****metadata*****
:2/11/2016, 410 PM, MA, Berkshire, Lanesborough, , , 42.50229, -73.27087, snow, 2.0, inch, weathernet6,
:2/11/2016, 407 PM, MA, Berkshire, Pittsfield, , , 42.478852, -73.274056, snow, 0.8, inch, weathernet6,
:2/11/2016, 403 PM, MA, Berkshire, Savoy, , , 42.59784, -73.04357, snow, 0.5, inch, weathernet6,
:2/11/2016, 432 PM, NY, Hamilton, Wells, , , 43.43943, -74.31615, snow, 1.0, inch, weathernet6,
:2/11/2016, 433 PM, NY, Montgomery, Amsterdam, , , 42.954678, -74.200854, snow, 0.2, inch, weathernet6,
:2/11/2016, 330 PM, NY, Schoharie, Summit, , , 42.597036, -74.593379, snow, 1.5, inch, weathernet6,
:2/11/2016, 1054 am, NY, Schoharie, Jefferson, , , 42.45879, -74.58172, snow, 0.5, inch, weathernet6,
:2/11/2016, 1013 am, NY, Schoharie, Schoharie, , , 42.6575, -74.29587, snow, 0.5, inch, weathernet6,
:2/11/2016, 415 PM, VT, Bennington, Woodford, , , 42.88864, -73.01248, snow, 10.0, inch, weathernet6,
:2/11/2016, 403 PM, VT, Bennington, Landgrove, , , 43.29158, -72.83854, snow, 5.0, inch, weathernet6,
:2/11/2016, 352 PM, VT, Bennington, Manchester, , , 43.173229, -73.047676, snow, 4.8, inch, weathernet6,
:2/11/2016, 800 am, CT, Litchfield, Norfolk, , , 41.9725, -73.220833333333, snow_24, 1.2, inch, co-op observer,
:2/11/2016, 800 am, CT, Litchfield, Litchfield, 2, NNE, 41.77445, -73.168992, snow_24, 0.4, inch, cocorahs,
:2/11/2016, 830 am, NY, Hamilton, Indian Lake, 2, SW, 43.755555555556, -74.276388888889, snow_24, 0.5, inch, co-op observer,
:2/11/2016, 900 am, NY, Montgomery, Fonda, 5, W, 42.964282, -74.47564, snow_24, 0.4, inch, cocorahs,
:2/11/2016, 800 am, NY, Rensselaer, Averill Park, 1, WNW, 42.6391, -73.5698, snow_24, 0.5, inch, cocorahs,
:2/11/2016, 800 am, NY, Rensselaer, Brunswick, , , 42.743055555556, -73.655, snow_24, 0.2, inch, co-op observer,
:2/11/2016, 800 am, VT, Windham, Marlboro, , , 42.837777777778, -72.735, snow_24, 0.4, inch, co-op observer,


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