Sunday, November 20, 2016

Meanwhile, 2.5 Hours West Of The Bunker...


Event:

Winter Storm Warning
Alert:
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST MONDAY... 
 
* LOCATIONS...THE SOUTHERN GREEN MOUNTAINS...NORTHERN 
BERKSHIRES...CENTRAL AND NORTHERN TACONICS...HELDERBERGS AND 
CENTRAL CATSKILLS. 
 
* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW. 
 
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 10 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER 
AMOUNTS ABOVE 1000 FEET. 
 
* MAXIMUM SNOWFALL RATE...GENERALLY AROUND ONE INCH PER HOUR 
THROUGH THIS MORNING...THEN AROUND A HALF INCH PER HOUR. 
 
* TIMING...SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES CONTINUING THROUGH THIS 
MORNING...THEN PERIODS OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH 
MONDAY. 
 
* IMPACTS...POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW 
COVERED ROADS AND NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY AT TIMES DUE TO HEAVY 
SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW. 
 
* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH. 
 
* VISIBILITIES...LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES. 
 
* TEMPERATURES...IN THE 30S THROUGH TODAY AND THEN THE UPPER 20S 
TO MID 30S TONIGHT AND MONDAY.
Instructions: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.  





2 comments:

  1. Yeah,it is snowing like hell at the farm, right now. Got about six inches by noon. Supposed to get another six to eight by morning. Glad I'm on vacation.��

    Leigh
    Whitehall, NY

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  2. Got 24 inches so far. Anther few more tomorrow and done by Wednesday.
    Happy Thanksgiving.

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