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Special Weather Statement issued January 04 at 10:23AM EST by NWS Albany

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 9:42am
...AN AREA OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL AFFECTLITCHFIELD...SOUTHERN BERKSHIRE AND SOUTHEASTERN DUTCHESS COUNTIES...At 1018 AM EST, an area of heavy snow continues to move westwardacross western Connecticut and western Massachusetts into easternNew York.Snowfall rates will range between 1 and 2 inches per hour at times.Wind gusts in excess of 40 mph are possible with this area of heavysnow.Visibilities are less than a quarter of a mile in this area of heavysnow.Locations impacted include...Bristol, Torrington, New Milford, Southbury, Great Barrington,Sherman, Pawling, Brookfield, New Fairfield, Canton, Thomaston, NewHartford, Lee, Amenia, Sheffield, Kent, Sharon, Norfolk, Otis andLitchfield.
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Special Weather Statement issued January 04 at 9:44AM EST by NWS New York City - Upton

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 9:42am
...AN AREA OF HEAVY SNOW WILL AFFECT FAIRFIELD...HUDSON...EASTERNPASSAIC...UNION...BERGEN...ESSEX...PUTNAM...QUEENS...RICHMOND...BRONX...NEW YORK...KINGS...ROCKLAND AND WESTCHESTER COUNTIES...At 936 AM EST, an area of heavy snow was located across SouthernConnecticut and Long Island moving to the northwest at near 50 mphwith brief blizzard conditions possible at times. This will bringthe heavy snow into New York City, Fairfield Connecticut, parts ofthe Lower Hudson Valley and Northeast New Jersey before 1030 AM.Snowfall rates up to 1 inch per hour can be expected and possibly upto 2 inches per hour at times.Frequent gusts up to 45 mph are expected. Occasional wind gusts upto 55 mph are possible within the heavy snow.Visibilities will drop quickly to less than a quarter of a mile inthis area of heavy snow.Conditions can deteriorate rapidly in winter weather situations. Beprepared for snow or ice covered roads.Travel is not recommended.
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(CONTINUATION) Winter Storm Warning issued January 04 at 8:42AM EST until January 05 at 7:00AM EST by NWS Albany

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 9:42am
...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST FRIDAY......WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM FRIDAY TO 7 AMEST SUNDAY...* WHAT...Heavy snow and blowing snow occurring. Dangerously coldwind chills expected. Plan on difficult travel conditions.Additional snow accumulations of 4 to 8 inches are expected.Expect wind chills to range from 5 below zero to 35 below zero.* WHERE...Eastern Rensselaer County.* WHEN...For the Winter Storm Warning, until 7 AM EST Friday.For the Wind Chill Warning, from 1 AM Friday to 7 AM ESTSunday.* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 35 mph willcause areas of blowing and drifting snow. The dangerously coldwind chills will cause frostbite in as little as 10 minutes toexposed skin.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow means severewinter weather conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keepan extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of anemergency. The latest road condition
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(EXTENSION - area) Blizzard Warning issued January 04 at 8:42AM EST until January 05 at 1:00AM EST by NWS New York City - Upton

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 9:42am
...BLIZZARD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY...* WHAT...Blizzard conditions occurring. Travel will be verydangerous to impossible, including during the morning andevening commute. Tree branches could fall as well. Snowfallrates of 1 to 2 inches per hour at times are expected thismorning into afternoon. Additional snow accumulations of 6 to 9inches are expected.* WHERE...Portions of southern Connecticut and southeast NewYork.* WHEN...Until 1 AM EST Friday.* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 45 mph willcause whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significantdrifting of the snow is likely.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions areexpected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong windsand poor visibilities are likely. This will lead to whiteoutconditions, making travel extremely dangerous. Do not travel. Ifyou must travel, have a winter survival kit with you. If you getstranded, stay with your vehicle. The
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(CONTINUATION) Blizzard Warning issued January 04 at 8:42AM EST until January 05 at 1:00AM EST by NWS New York City - Upton

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 9:42am
...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY...* WHAT...Blizzard conditions occurring. Travel will be verydangerous to impossible, including during the morning andevening commute. Damage to trees and power lines is possible.Snowfall rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour at times are expectedthis morning into afternoon. Additional snow accumulations of 7to 10 inches are expected.* WHERE...Northwestern Suffolk, Northeastern Suffolk,Southwestern Suffolk and Southeastern Suffolk Counties.* WHEN...Until 1 AM EST Friday.* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 55 mph willcause whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significantdrifting of the snow is likely.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions areexpected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong windsand poor visibilities are likely. This will lead to whiteoutconditions, making travel extremely dangerous. Do not travel. Ifyou must travel, have a winter survival
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(CONTINUATION) Winter Weather Advisory issued January 04 at 8:42AM EST until January 05 at 1:00AM EST by NWS Albany

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 9:42am
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM ESTFRIDAY...* WHAT...Snow and blowing snow occurring. Plan on slippery roadconditions. In addition, areas of poor visibility areexpected. Additional snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches areexpected.* WHERE...Eastern Greene, Western Columbia, Eastern Ulster andWestern Dutchess Counties.* WHEN...Until 1 AM EST Friday.* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 35 mph willcause areas of blowing and drifting snow.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periodsof snow and blowing snow will cause primarily traveldifficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limitedvisibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest roadconditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained bycalling 5 1 1.
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(CONTINUATION) Winter Weather Advisory issued January 04 at 8:42AM EST until January 05 at 1:00AM EST by NWS Albany

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 9:42am
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM ESTFRIDAY......WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM FRIDAY TO 7 AMEST SUNDAY...* WHAT...Dangerously cold wind chills expected. Snow and blowingsnow occurring. Plan on slippery road conditions. In addition,areas of poor visibility are expected. Tree branches couldfall as well. Expect wind chills to range from 5 below zero to30 below zero. Additional snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches,with localized amounts up to 6 inches, are expected.* WHERE...Western Greene, Eastern Columbia, Western Ulster andEastern Dutchess Counties.* WHEN...For the Wind Chill Warning, from 1 AM Friday to 7 AMEST Sunday. For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 1 AM ESTFriday.* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The dangerously cold wind chills willcause frostbite in as little as 10 minutes to exposed skin.Winds gusting as high as 45 mph will cause areas of blowingand drifting snow.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...A Wind Chill Warning means the combination of v
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(CONTINUATION) Winter Weather Advisory issued January 04 at 8:42AM EST until January 05 at 1:00AM EST by NWS New York City - Upton

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 9:42am
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM ESTFRIDAY...* WHAT...Snow occurring. Plan on slippery road conditions,including during the morning commute. Additional snowaccumulations of 2 to 4 inches are expected.* WHERE...In New Jersey, Western Passaic County. In New York,Orange County.* WHEN...Until 1 AM EST Friday.* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for reduced visibilities attimes.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow willcause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow coveredroads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from canbe obtained by calling 5 1 1.
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(CONTINUATION) Winter Weather Advisory issued January 04 at 8:42AM EST until January 05 at 7:00AM EST by NWS Albany

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 9:42am
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM ESTFRIDAY......WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM FRIDAY TO 7 AMEST SUNDAY...* WHAT...Dangerously cold wind chills expected. Snow and blowingsnow occurring. Plan on slippery road conditions, includingduring the evening commute. In addition, areas of poorvisibility are expected. Expect wind chills to range from 10below zero to 45 below zero. Additional snow accumulations of2 to 4 inches, with localized amounts up to 6 inches, areexpected.* WHERE...The southern Adirondacks and Lake George Saratoga regionof east central New York.* WHEN...For the Wind Chill Warning, from 1 AM Friday to 7 AMEST Sunday. For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 7 AM ESTFriday.* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The dangerously cold wind chills willcause frostbite in as little as 10 minutes to exposed skin.Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will cause areas of blowingand drifting snow.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...A Wind Chill Warning means the combinati
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3 House Laterals are directly tied into the Dry River Conveyance System

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 9:21am
Location of Discharge: Dry River outfall on West Bank of Hudson River Additional Address Info: 3 Home laterals have been found that tie directly into the Dry River convayance system Name of Waterbody Affected: Hudson River Description of Discharge: 3 House Laterals are directly tied into Dry River conveyance system Potential public area(s) impacted: The following public areas were potentially impacted: Other: recreational Activities on Hudson River Facility name: Watervliet Combined Sewer Overflows, Facility ID: NY0030899 Date and Time of Discharge: Dec 28 2017 9:00AM Duration of Discharge: 2246.0 hours ongoing. Reason for Discharge: Other:
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(CONTINUATION) Winter Weather Advisory issued January 04 at 3:59AM EST until January 05 at 7:00AM EST by NWS Albany

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 8:00am
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THISMORNING TO 7 AM EST FRIDAY......WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM FRIDAY TO 7 AM ESTSUNDAY...* WHAT...Dangerously cold wind chills expected. Snow and blowingsnow expected. Plan on slippery road conditions, includingduring the evening commute. In addition, areas of poorvisibility are expected. Expect wind chills to range from 20below zero to 45 below zero with the lowest readings Fridaynight into Saturday morning. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4inches are expected.* WHERE...The southern and western Adirondacks and the Lake GeorgeSaratoga Region of eastern New York.* WHEN...For the Wind Chill Warning, from 1 AM Friday to 7 AMEST Sunday. For the Winter Weather Advisory, from 7 AM thismorning to 7 AM EST Friday.* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The dangerously cold wind chills willcause frostbite in as little as 10 minutes to exposed skin.Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will cause areas of blowingand drifting snow.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAR
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(CONTINUATION) Winter Weather Advisory issued January 03 at 3:01PM EST until January 05 at 7:00AM EST by NWS Albany

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 8:00am
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THURSDAY TO 7 AMEST FRIDAY......WIND CHILL WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHTTHROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...* WHAT...Snow and blowing snow expected. Dangerously cold windchills possible. Plan on slippery road conditions, includingduring the evening commute on Thursday. In addition, areas ofpoor visibility are expected. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 6inches are expected. Wind chills could range from 20 below zeroto 45 below zero, with the lowest readings Friday night intoSaturday morning.* WHERE...The southern and western Adirondacks and the Lake GeorgeSaratoga Region of eastern New York.* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, from 7 AM Thursday to7 AM EST Friday. For the Wind Chill Watch, from late Thursdaynight through Saturday afternoon.* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Snowfall rates around half an inch perhour. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will cause areas ofblowing and drifting snow. Dangerously cold wind chills as lowas 45 b
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(CONTINUATION) Winter Weather Advisory issued January 03 at 3:01PM EST until January 05 at 7:00AM EST by NWS Albany

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 8:00am
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THURSDAY TO 7 AMEST FRIDAY......WIND CHILL WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHTTHROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...* WHAT...Snow and blowing snow expected. Dangerously cold windchills possible. Plan on slippery road conditions, includingduring the morning and evening commutes on Thursday. Inaddition, areas of poor visibility are expected. Total snowaccumulations of 3 to 6 inches are expected, highest in thenorthern Taconics. Wind chills could range from 15 below zeroto 35 below zero, with the lowest readings on Friday night intoSaturday morning.* WHERE...The Mohawk and Schoharie Valleys, Greater CapitalRegion, Helderbergs, and northern Taconics of eastern New York.* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, from 7 AM Thursday to7 AM EST Friday. For the Wind Chill Watch, from late Thursdaynight through Saturday afternoon.* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Snowfall rates around half inch per hour.Winds gusting as high as 40 mph will cause areas of bl
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(CONTINUATION) Winter Weather Advisory issued January 03 at 9:52PM EST until January 05 at 7:00AM EST by NWS Albany

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 8:00am
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THURSDAYTO 7 AM EST FRIDAY......WIND CHILL WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHTTHROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...* WHAT...Snow and blowing snow expected. Dangerously cold windchills possible. Plan on slippery road conditions, includingduring the morning and evening commutes on Thursday. Inaddition, areas of poor visibility are expected. Total snowaccumulations of 3 to 6 inches are expected, highest in thenorthern Taconics. Wind chills could range from 15 below zeroto 35 below zero, with the lowest readings on Friday night intoSaturday morning.* WHERE...The Mohawk and Schoharie Valleys, Greater CapitalRegion, Helderbergs, and northern Taconics of eastern New York.* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, from 7 AM Thursday to7 AM EST Friday. For the Wind Chill Watch, from late Thursdaynight through Saturday afternoon.* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Snowfall rates around half inch per hour.Winds gusting as high as 40 mph will cause are
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(CONTINUATION) Winter Weather Advisory issued January 03 at 9:52PM EST until January 05 at 7:00AM EST by NWS Albany

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 8:00am
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THURSDAYTO 7 AM EST FRIDAY......WIND CHILL WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHTTHROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...* WHAT...Snow and blowing snow expected. Dangerously cold windchills possible. Plan on slippery road conditions, includingduring the evening commute on Thursday. In addition, areas ofpoor visibility are expected. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 6inches are expected. Wind chills could range from 20 below zeroto 45 below zero, with the lowest readings Friday night intoSaturday morning.* WHERE...The southern and western Adirondacks and the Lake GeorgeSaratoga Region of eastern New York.* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, from 7 AM Thursday to7 AM EST Friday. For the Wind Chill Watch, from late Thursdaynight through Saturday afternoon.* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Snowfall rates around half an inch perhour. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will cause areas ofblowing and drifting snow. Dangerously cold wind chills as lo
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(CONTINUATION) Winter Weather Advisory issued January 04 at 3:59AM EST until January 05 at 7:00AM EST by NWS Albany

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 8:00am
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THISMORNING TO 7 AM EST FRIDAY......WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM FRIDAY TO 7 AM ESTSUNDAY...* WHAT...Dangerously cold wind chills expected. Snow and blowingsnow expected. Plan on slippery road conditions, includingduring the morning and evening commute. In addition, areas ofpoor visibility are expected. Expect wind chills to range from15 below zero to 35 below zero with the lowest readings Fridaynight into Saturday morning. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 6inches are expected, with the highest totals over the northernTaconics.* WHERE...The Mohawk and Schoharie Valleys, Greater CapitalRegion, Helderbergs, and northern Taconics of eastern New York.* WHEN...For the Wind Chill Warning, from 1 AM Friday to 7 AMEST Sunday. For the Winter Weather Advisory, from 7 AM thismorning to 7 AM EST Friday.* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The dangerously cold wind chills willcause frostbite in as little as 10 minutes to exposed skin.Winds gusting
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I-495/LIE E/B Crash between Exit 40 (NY 25) to Exit 41 (NY 106/107) in Nassau County, Jericho, the Left and HOV Lanes are blocked, est. 1 hr.

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 7:52am
I-495/LIE E/B Crash between Exit 40 (NY 25) to Exit 41 (NY 106/107) in Nassau County, Jericho, the Left and HOV Lanes are blocked, est. 1 hr.
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CLEARED: Rte-443 (Delaware Ave) between Fisher Blvd and Meads Lane has all lanes reopened in the Town of Bethlehem at 4:25 am - Albany Co

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 5:31am
CLEARED: Rte-443 (Delaware Ave) between Fisher Blvd and Meads Lane has all lanes reopened in the Town of Bethlehem at 4:25 am - Albany Co
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Special Weather Statement issued January 04 at 6:23AM EST by NWS New York City - Upton

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 5:01am
...AN AREA OF HEAVY SNOW WILL AFFECT QUEENS...RICHMOND...BRONX...NEWYORK AND KINGS COUNTIES...At 623 AM EST, an area of heavy snow was located along a lineextending from near Port Jefferson to 12 miles south of Long Beach.Movement was west at 25 mph.Locations impacted include...Jamaica, Flatbush, Flushing, East Tremont, Coney Island, RockawayBeach, Crown Heights, RFK Bridge, Huguenot, Throgs Neck Bridge,Laguardia Airport, Kennedy Airport, The Verrazano Narrows Bridge,Jackson Heights and Forest Hills.Conditions can deteriorate rapidly in winter weather situations. Beprepared for snow or ice covered roads. Slow down and allow extratime when traveling.
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(EXTENSION - area) Winter Storm Warning issued January 04 at 4:01AM EST until January 05 at 1:00AM EST by NWS New York City - Upton

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 5:01am
...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY...* WHAT...Heavy snow and blowing snow expected. Plan on difficulttravel conditions, including during the morning commute.Snowfall rates of up to 1 inch per hour are possible thismorning into early afternoon. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 8inches are expected.* WHERE...Portions of northeast New Jersey and southeast NewYork.* WHEN...Until 1 AM EST Friday.* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for significant reductions invisibility at times. Wind gusts as high as 45 mph will causinglocal areas of blowing and drifting snow, and bring down a fewtree limbs and powerlines.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow means severewinter weather conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keepan extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of anemergency. The latest road conditions for the state you arecalling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.
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