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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
924 PM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

...WINTER STORM TO IMPACT THE TRI-STATE SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...

CTZ005-009-NJZ002-004-006-103>108-NYZ067>075-078>081-176>179-
011030-
/O.CON.KOKX.WW.Y.0011.150301T1500Z-150302T1200Z/
NORTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-WESTERN PASSAIC-
EASTERN PASSAIC-HUDSON-WESTERN BERGEN-EASTERN BERGEN-
WESTERN ESSEX-EASTERN ESSEX-WESTERN UNION-EASTERN UNION-ORANGE-
PUTNAM-ROCKLAND-NORTHERN WESTCHESTER-SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-
NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)-BRONX-RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)-
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHERN QUEENS-
NORTHERN NASSAU-SOUTHERN QUEENS-SOUTHERN NASSAU-
924 PM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM SUNDAY TO
7 AM EST MONDAY...

* LOCATIONS...NEW YORK CITY...LONG ISLAND...NORTHEAST NEW
  JERSEY...THE LOWER HUDSON VALLEY AND FAIRFIELD COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW...WITH FREEZING RAIN ACROSS NEW YORK
  CITY... LONG ISLAND...MOST OF NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY...AND
  COASTAL PORTIONS OF THE LOWER HUDSON VALLEY AND FAIRFIELD
  COUNTY.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 6 INCHES...ALONG
  WITH UP TO AROUND A TENTH OF AN INCH OF ICE.

* VISIBILITIES...1/4 TO 1/2 MILES AT TIMES.

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPS BEGINNING LATE SUNDAY MORNING OVER
  WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE TRI-STATE...THEN EXPANDS OVER THE
  REMAINDER OF THE ADVISORY AREA SUNDAY AFTERNOON. THE SNOW WILL
  MIX WITH OR CHANGE TO FREEZING RAIN ACROSS NEW YORK CITY...
  LONG ISLAND...MOST OF NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY...AND COASTAL
  PORTIONS OF THE LOWER HUDSON VALLEY AND FAIRFIELD COUNTY
  SUNDAY EVENING. THE PRECIPITATION WILL TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO
  EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT SUNDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED SURFACES...COATED WITH ICE IN AREAS...
  WILL MAKE TRAVELING DIFFICULT 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.

&&

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