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Winter Storm Watch, Wind Chill Advisory

Statement as of 3:34 AM EST on January 31, 2015

Expires 12:00 PM EST on January 31, 2015


... Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect until noon EST today...
... Winter Storm Watch in effect from Sunday evening through
Monday afternoon...

The National Weather Service in New York has issued a Winter
Storm Watch... which is in effect from Sunday evening through
Monday afternoon.

* Accumulations... snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches... along
with less than a tenth of an inch of ice.

* Locations... the lower Hudson Valley... northeast New Jersey
roughly north of Interstate 80... and much of southern
Connecticut.

* Hazard types... hazardous wind chills... and snow.

* Wind chills... as low as around 15 below due to temperatures in
the single digits... and northwest winds sustained at 10 to 20
mph.

* Timing... this morning... then Sunday night and Monday.

* Impacts... frostbite and hypothermia if precautions are not
taken. Hazardous travel Sunday night and Monday.

* Visibilities... one quarter to one half mile at times.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Chill Advisory means that very cold air and strong winds
will combine to generate low wind chills that could lead to
frostbite and hypothermia if precautions are not taken. If you
venture outdoors... make sure you wear a wind repellent coat... hat
and gloves.

A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
snow... sleet... or ice accumulations that may impact travel.
Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.






Wind Advisory

Statement as of 5:46 AM EST on January 31, 2015

Expires 10:00 AM EST on January 31, 2015


... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 10 am EST this morning...

* locations... southeast New York... northeast New Jersey and
southern Connecticut.

* Hazards... strong winds.

* Winds... northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts 45 to 50 mph.

* Timing... early this morning.

* Impacts... the strong winds may down some tree limbs and power
lines... and make driving high profile vehicles difficult...
especially on elevated roadways and bridges.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds of 31 to 39 mph...
or gusts of 46 to 57 mph... are expected or occurring. Winds this
strong can make driving difficult... especially for high profile
vehicles. Use extra caution.




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 3:49 AM EST on January 31, 2015


... Winter storm preparedness information...

A Winter Storm Watch has been posted for the tri-state area. This
means hazardous winter weather conditions... such as heavy snow or
ice may affect the area in the next 24 to 48 hours... but its
occurrence... location and timing are still uncertain.

Stay tuned to NOAA all hazards weather radio... your local
media... or visit our web site at... weather.Gov/NYC as this watch
may be upgraded to a warning.

Before the storm strikes... be prepared.

At home or work the following items should to be available...

   * flashlights and extra batteries.

   * Canned food and a manual opener... bottled water and essential
medications.

   * A first aid kit.

   * Sufficient heating fuel.

   * A working fire extinguisher and smoke alarm.

   * Salt and sand.

   * A battery powered radio.

Make sure your pets have plenty of food... water and shelter.

Make sure your vehicle is fully checked and winterized. Carry a
winter storm survival kit including blankets... cell phone... a
flashlight with extra batteries... a shovel and a map.

If you become stranded in your vehicle... ensure the tail pipe is
clear... then stay inside... run the engine 10 minutes each hour for
heat... keep your window open to avoid Carbon monoxide
poisoning... and from time to time exercise body parts to keep
blood circulating and to keep warm. Tie a colored cloth to your
vehicle.

If caught outside... try to stay dry and cover exposed body parts.

For additional information on preparing for winter storms... please
visit... weather.Gov/NYC/winterweather.Html


Weather Severe Map
Alaska - High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory
Arizona - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
American Samoa - Flash Flood Watch
California - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Watch, Wind Chill Advisory , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Special Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement
Georgia - Flood Warning
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Illinois - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Indiana - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch
Iowa - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Kansas - Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning, Wind Chill Advisory , Public Information Statement
Maryland - Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Storm Watch
Massachusetts - Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Watch, Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Storm Watch
Michigan - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory
Missouri - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory
Nebraska - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Record Report
New Hampshire - Wind Chill Advisory
New Jersey - Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Watch, Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
New York - Wind Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Watch, Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Flood Warning
Ohio - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch
Oregon - Dense Fog Advisory, Air Stagnation Advisory , Air Stagnation Advisory
Pennsylvania - Winter Storm Watch , Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Watch, Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement
Rhode Island - Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Watch
South Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory
Tennessee - Special Statement
Texas - Flood Warning
Utah - Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Avalanche Warning
Vermont - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Storm Watch, Wind Chill Advisory
Virginia - Wind Chill Advisory
West Virginia - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Storm Watch
Wisconsin - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Wyoming - Special Statement
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