Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY
847 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...SNOWSTORM EXPECTED FROM DAYBREAK WEDNESDAY MORNING TO LATE WEDNESDAY
NIGHT WHICH WILL SIGNIFICANTLY IMPACT HOLIDAY TRAVEL...

.A COASTAL STORM WILL BRING HEAVY SNOW TO MUCH OF NORTHEAST
PENNSYLVANIA AND THE WESTERN CATSKILLS FROM DAYBREAK WEDNESDAY
THROUGH THE DAY. FARTHER NORTH AND WEST, LESS SNOW IS EXPECTED.
THE SNOW IS EXPECTED TO TAPER DOWN TO SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS LATE
WEDNESDAY NIGHT. THIS STORM WILL SIGNIFICANTLY IMPACT HOLIDAY
TRAVEL ON WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT IN NORTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA
AND MUCH OF CENTRAL NEW YORK ESPECIALLY SOUTH AND EAST OF A UTICA
TO WAVERLY LINE.

NYZ057-062-PAZ039-040-043-044-047-048-072-270200-
/O.CON.KBGM.WS.W.0006.141126T0800Z-141127T1100Z/
DELAWARE-SULLIVAN-SUSQUEHANNA-NORTHERN WAYNE-WYOMING-LACKAWANNA-
LUZERNE-PIKE-SOUTHERN WAYNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WALTON...DELHI...MONTICELLO...
MONTROSE...TUNKHANNOCK...SCRANTON...WILKES-BARRE...HAZLETON...
MILFORD...HONESDALE
847 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM WEDNESDAY TO
6 AM EST THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...ALL OF NORTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA EXCEPT BRADFORD
  COUNTY AND DELAWARE AND SULLIVAN COUNTIES IN NEW YORK.

* HAZARDS...HEAVY SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 10 INCHES OF SNOW. THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS WILL
  BE OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN WHERE A FEW LOCATIONS COULD SEE A
  FOOT OF SNOW. VALLEYS WILL SEE THE LEAST SNOWFALL.

* TIMING...SNOW BEGINS AROUND DAYBREAK AND CONTINUES THROUGH THE DAYLIGHT
  HOURS WEDNESDAY AND TAPERS OFF WEDNESDAY NIGHT TO SNOW SHOWERS.
  SNOWFALL OF ONE TO TWO INCHES PER HOUR IS EXPECTED BETWEEN 9 AM
  AND 7 PM WEDNESDAY.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 20S TO LOWER 30S IN THE VALLEYS.

* WINDS...NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY ROADS. TRAVEL FROM DAYBREAK
  WEDNESDAY MORNING TO WEDNESDAY NIGHT WILL BECOME DANGEROUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

PLEASE REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY
CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1-877-633-6772...OR BY EMAIL AT
BGM.STORMREPORT@NOAA.GOV.

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