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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
1039 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER STORM TO AFFECT ALL OF CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA SUNDAY INTO
MONDAY...

PAZ024>028-056-057-059-063-011700-
/O.CON.KCTP.WS.W.0002.150201T1400Z-150202T1300Z/
CAMBRIA-BLAIR-HUNTINGDON-MIFFLIN-JUNIATA-PERRY-DAUPHIN-LEBANON-
CUMBERLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JOHNSTOWN...ALTOONA...HUNTINGDON...
MOUNT UNION...LEWISTOWN...MIFFLINTOWN...NEWPORT...HARRISBURG...
HERSHEY...LEBANON...CARLISLE
1039 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM SUNDAY TO
8 AM EST MONDAY...

* LOCATIONS...THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS AND PORTIONS OF THE LOWER
  SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW FOLLOWED BY FREEZING RAIN.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 7 INCHES.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...AROUND A TENTH OF AN INCH.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN SUNDAY MORNING OR EARLY AFTERNOON AND
  CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY NIGHT. THE SNOW WILL TURN TO FREEZING
  RAIN THEN TO PLAIN RAIN LATE SUNDAY NIGHT OR MONDAY MORNING.
  IT SHOULD THEN TAPER OFF TO SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS ON MONDAY.

* PERIOD OF HEAVIEST SNOW...SUNDAY EVENING AND EARLY SUNDAY
  NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL DUE TO SNOW COVERED ROADS. A
  COATING OF ICE WILL THEN MAY SIDEWALKS AND UNTREATED SURFACES
  SLIPPERY.

* WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE. BECOMING NORTHWEST AND INCREASING
  TO AROUND 10 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS ON MONDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DANGEROUS WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.
USE EXTREME CAUTION IF TRAVELING. FOR THE LATEST WEATHER
INFORMATION...GO TO WEATHER.GOV/STATECOLLEGE OR MONITOR NOAA
WEATHER RADIO.

REPORT SNOW OR ICE ACCUMULATION TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
STATE COLLEGE BY SENDING AN EMAIL TO CTP.STORMREPORTS@NOAA.GOV...
POSTING TO THE NWS STATE COLLEGE FACEBOOK PAGE...OR TWEET
@NWSSTATECOLLEGE WITH THE HASHTAG C...T...P...W...X.

&&

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