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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
334 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...A MAJOR WINTER STORM WILL IMPACT OUR AREA TODAY INTO
TUESDAY...

.LOW PRESSURE IN OVER THE CENTRAL APPALACHIANS WILL TRACK TO THE
VIRGINIA CAPES BY NOON MONDAY THEN INTENSIFY RAPIDLY IN ITS
NORTHEAST TURN...NEARING CAPE COD AT NOON TUESDAY AND THEN
WEAKENING OFF TO NOVA SCOTIA ON WEDNESDAY.

PAZ054-055-061-062-261800-
/O.UPG.KPHI.WS.A.0001.150126T1700Z-150127T1700Z/
/O.EXB.KPHI.WS.W.0002.150126T1700Z-150127T2000Z/
CARBON-MONROE-LEHIGH-NORTHAMPTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JIM THORPE...STROUDSBURG...ALLENTOWN...
BETHLEHEM...EASTON
334 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 3 PM EST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 3 PM EST TUESDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH
IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 6 TO 10 INCHES.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 10 INCHES.

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW THIS MORNING WILL SLOW THE MORNING COMMUTE.
  THE BRUNT OF THE STORM BEGINS LATER THIS AFTERNOON OR
  EVENING... THEN EVENTUALLY WINDS DOWN TUESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...COULD BE A MAJOR IMPACT ON TRAVEL ESPECIALLY TONIGHT
  THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING... WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW
  INCREASING LATE MONDAY AND TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 20S.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...
SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

NJZ012>014-020-026-261800-
/O.CON.KPHI.BZ.W.0001.150126T1700Z-150127T2300Z/
MIDDLESEX-WESTERN MONMOUTH-EASTERN MONMOUTH-OCEAN-COASTAL OCEAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEW BRUNSWICK...FREEHOLD...SANDY HOOK...
JACKSON...LONG BEACH ISLAND
334 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EST
TUESDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS CAUSING CONSIDERABLE
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...18 TO 24 INCHES.

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW THIS MORNING WILL IMPACT THE MORNING
  COMMUTE. SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES LATER THIS
  AFTERNOON INTO TUESDAY MORNING BEFORE TAPERING OFF DURING
  TUESDAY AFTERNOON. THE BRUNT OF THE STORM LOOKS TO OCCUR TONIGHT
  THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY AFTERNOON... WHERE SNOWFALL RATES OF 2 TO
  4 INCHES PER HOUR ARE ANTICIPATED.

* IMPACTS...EXTREMELY DANGEROUS TRAVEL DUE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL AND
  STRONG WINDS... RESULTING IN WHITEOUT CONDITIONS. SECONDARY
  AND TERTIARY ROADS MAY BECOME IMPASSABLE. STRONG WINDS MAY
  DOWN POWER LINES AND TREE LIMBS.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 20S.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS AND POOR
VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT CONDITIONS...
MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF YOU MUST
TRAVEL... HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU AND MAKE SURE YOUR
CELL PHONE IS FULLY CHARGED. IF YOU GET STRANDED... STAY WITH
YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

NJZ001-007>010-015>019-021>025-027-PAZ070-071-103>106-261800-
/O.CON.KPHI.WS.W.0002.150126T1700Z-150127T2300Z/
SUSSEX-WARREN-MORRIS-HUNTERDON-SOMERSET-MERCER-SALEM-GLOUCESTER-
CAMDEN-NORTHWESTERN BURLINGTON-CUMBERLAND-ATLANTIC-CAPE MAY-
ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-COASTAL ATLANTIC-
SOUTHEASTERN BURLINGTON-DELAWARE-PHILADELPHIA-WESTERN MONTGOMERY-
EASTERN MONTGOMERY-UPPER BUCKS-LOWER BUCKS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWTON...WASHINGTON...MORRISTOWN...
FLEMINGTON...SOMERVILLE...TRENTON...PENNSVILLE...GLASSBORO...
CAMDEN...CHERRY HILL...MOORESTOWN...MOUNT HOLLY...MILLVILLE...
HAMMONTON...CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE...OCEAN CITY...ATLANTIC CITY...
WHARTON STATE FOREST...MEDIA...PHILADELPHIA...COLLEGEVILLE...
POTTSTOWN...NORRISTOWN...LANSDALE...CHALFONT...PERKASIE...
MORRISVILLE...DOYLESTOWN
334 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM
EST TUESDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...12 TO 16 INCHES.

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL AFFECT THE MORNING COMMUTE. SNOW WILL
  BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
  MORNING WHEN SNOWFALL RATES OF A COUPLE OF INCHES PER HOUR CAN
  OCCUR AT TIMES... THEN TAPER OFF DURING TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...SOME IMPACT ON THE MONDAY MORNING COMMUTE... THEN
  SIGNIFICANT AND WIDESPREAD IMPACTS THEREAFTER. AREAS OF
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL ADD TO THE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 20S.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW IS
EXPECTED... AND STRONG WINDS ARE POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE AT TIMES.

&&

$$

DEZ002>004-MDZ012-015-019-020-261800-
/O.UPG.KPHI.WS.A.0001.150126T2300Z-150127T1700Z/
/O.NEW.KPHI.WW.Y.0008.150126T1700Z-150127T2000Z/
KENT-INLAND SUSSEX-DELAWARE BEACHES-KENT MD-QUEEN ANNES-TALBOT-
CAROLINE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOVER...GEORGETOWN...REHOBOTH BEACH...
CHESTERTOWN...CENTREVILLE...EASTON...DENTON
334 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 3 PM EST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM NOON TODAY TO 3 PM EST TUESDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 3 TO 5 INCHES.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 5 INCHES.

* TIMING...PRECIPITATION ON TODAY SHOULD BE RAIN OR A RAIN SNOW
  MIX... BEFORE CHANGING TO SNOW FROM NORTH TO SOUTH THIS AFTERNOON
  AND EVENING.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT TONIGHT AND TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 30S.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER TO ONE HALF MILE 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.

&&

$$

DEZ001-MDZ008-PAZ060-101-102-261800-
/O.UPG.KPHI.WS.A.0001.150126T1700Z-150127T1700Z/
/O.NEW.KPHI.WW.Y.0008.150126T1700Z-150127T2000Z/
NEW CASTLE-CECIL-BERKS-WESTERN CHESTER-EASTERN CHESTER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WILMINGTON...ELKTON...READING...
HONEY BROOK...OXFORD...WEST CHESTER...KENNETT SQUARE
334 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 3 PM EST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM NOON TODAY TO 3 PM EST TUESDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 4 TO 8 INCHES.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW THIS MORNING SHOULD SLOW THE COMMUTE. THE BRUNT OF
  THE STORM BEGINS LATER THIS  AFTERNOON OR EVENING... THEN
  EVENTUALLY WINDS DOWN TUESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...COULD BE A MAJOR IMPACT ON TRAVEL ESPECIALLY TONIGHT
  THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING... WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW
  INCREASING LATE MONDAY AND TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 20S.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER TO ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* LOCATIONS...

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.

&&

$$








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