Weather Alerts for Connecticut

Coastal Flood Advisory

The following area is affected:

  • New Haven

CTZ010-NYZ073-091115-
/O.NEW.KOKX.CF.Y.0009.160209T1400Z-160209T1800Z/
SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-BRONX-
505 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 1 PM EST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...COASTAL LOCATIONS ALONG LONG ISLAND SOUND.

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...2 TO 2 1/2 FEET ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES
TUESDAY MORNING.

* TIMING...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS EXPECTED FOR TUESDAY
MORNINGS HIGH TIDE CYCLES.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...MINOR FLOODING OF THE MOST VULNERABLE
SHORE ROADS AND/OR PROPERTIES DUE TO HEIGHT OF STORM TIDE OR
WAVE SPLASHOVER. MAJORITY OF ROADS REMAIN PASSABLE WITH ONLY
ISOLATED CLOSURES. ANY IMPACT ON PROPERTY IS MINIMAL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

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...L.I. SOUND WATER LEVELS FOR TONIGHT...

COASTAL............TIME OF......FORECAST TOTAL.....FLOOD.....
LOCATION...........HIGH TIDE.....WATER LEVEL.......CATEGORY..
...................................(MLLW)....................

KINGS POINT NY......1102 PM.......10.1-10.6..........MINOR....
STAMFORD CT.........1119 PM........9.8-10.3..........MINOR...
BRIDGEPORT CT.......1116 PM........9.1-9.6...........MINOR....
NEW HAVEN CT........1112 PM........8.2-8.7...........NONE.....

...L.I. SOUND WATER LEVELS FOR TUESDAY MORNING...

COASTAL............TIME OF......FORECAST TOTAL.....FLOOD.....
LOCATION...........HIGH TIDE.....WATER LEVEL.......CATEGORY..
...................................(MLLW)....................

KINGS POINT NY......1119 AM.......10.2-10.8.........MODERATE.
STAMFORD CT.........1138 AM.......10.1-10.7.........MINOR....
BRIDGEPORT CT.......1135 AM........9.5-10.1.........MINOR....
NEW HAVEN CT........1131 AM........8.6-9.2..........MINOR....

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Coastal Flood Advisory

The following area is affected:

  • Fairfield

CTZ009-NYZ071-078-177-091115-
/O.NEW.KOKX.CF.Y.0009.160209T1400Z-160209T1800Z/
/O.CON.KOKX.CF.Y.0008.160209T0300Z-160209T0600Z/
SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-
NORTHERN NASSAU-
505 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS
EVENING TO 1 AM EST TUESDAY...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 1 PM EST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 1 PM EST TUESDAY.

* LOCATIONS...COASTAL LOCATIONS ALONG LONG ISLAND SOUND.

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...2 TO 2 1/2 FEET ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES
TONIGHT AND TUESDAY MORNING.

* TIMING...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS EXPECTED FOR TONIGHT AND
TUESDAY MORNINGS HIGH TIDE CYCLES. ADDITIONAL MINOR COASTAL
FLOODING IS POSSIBLE FOR TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNINGS
HIGH TIDE CYCLES.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...MINOR FLOODING OF THE MOST VULNERABLE
SHORE ROADS AND/OR PROPERTIES DUE TO HEIGHT OF STORM TIDE OR
WAVE SPLASHOVER. MAJORITY OF ROADS REMAIN PASSABLE WITH ONLY
ISOLATED CLOSURES. ANY IMPACT ON PROPERTY IS MINIMAL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

&&

...L.I. SOUND WATER LEVELS FOR TONIGHT...

COASTAL............TIME OF......FORECAST TOTAL.....FLOOD.....
LOCATION...........HIGH TIDE.....WATER LEVEL.......CATEGORY..
...................................(MLLW)....................

KINGS POINT NY......1102 PM.......10.1-10.6..........MINOR....
STAMFORD CT.........1119 PM........9.8-10.3..........MINOR...
BRIDGEPORT CT.......1116 PM........9.1-9.6...........MINOR....
NEW HAVEN CT........1112 PM........8.2-8.7...........NONE.....
GLEN COVE NY........1117 PM........9.8-10.3..........MINOR....
OLD FIELD NY........1118 PM........8.8-9.3...........MINOR....

...L.I. SOUND WATER LEVELS FOR TUESDAY MORNING...

COASTAL............TIME OF......FORECAST TOTAL.....FLOOD.....
LOCATION...........HIGH TIDE.....WATER LEVEL.......CATEGORY..
...................................(MLLW)....................

KINGS POINT NY......1119 AM.......10.2-10.8.........MODERATE.
STAMFORD CT.........1138 AM.......10.1-10.7.........MINOR....
BRIDGEPORT CT.......1135 AM........9.5-10.1.........MINOR....
NEW HAVEN CT........1131 AM........8.6-9.2..........MINOR....
GLEN COVE NY........1132 AM.......10.3-10.9.........MINOR....
OLD FIELD NY........1137 AM........9.2-9.8..........MINOR....

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Winter Weather Advisory

The following area is affected:

  • Litchfield

CTZ001-013-091000-
/O.CON.KALY.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-160209T1000Z/
NORTHERN LITCHFIELD-SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TORRINGTON...OAKVILLE...NEW MILFORD...
TERRYVILLE
956 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...LITCHFIELD COUNTY CONNECTICUT.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* TOTAL SNOWFALL ACCMUMLATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MIDNIGHT AND
THEN TAPER OFF OVERNIGHT.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS AND POOR VISIBILITY WILL MAKE
FOR HAZARDOUS TRAVEL AT TIMES.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 5 MPH OR LESS.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 20S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

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Special Weather Statement

The following areas are affected:

  • Middlesex
  • New London

CTZ007-008-011-012-NYZ079-081-090500-
NORTHERN MIDDLESEX-NORTHERN NEW LONDON-SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-
SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
754 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW WILL CONTINUE THIS EVENING...WITH ISOLATED
AREAS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW POSSIBLE AT TIMES. AN ADDITIONAL 1
TO 2 INCHES OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE IN ANY SNOW BANDS THAT DO MOVE
ACROSS THE AREA.

MOTORIST SHOULD BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR SLIPPERY ROADWAYS AND
REDUCED VISIBILITIES WITH ANY HEAVY SNOW...AND SHOULD USE CAUTION
WHILE DRIVING.

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Special Weather Statement

The following areas are affected:

  • New Haven
  • Fairfield

CTZ005-006-009-010-NYZ078-080-177-179-090500-
NORTHERN FAIRFIELD-NORTHERN NEW HAVEN-SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-
SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-
NORTHERN NASSAU-SOUTHERN NASSAU-
754 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW WILL CONTINUE THIS EVENING...WITH ISOLATED
AREAS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW POSSIBLE AT TIMES. AN ADDITIONAL 1
TO 2 INCHES OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE IN ANY SNOW BANDS THAT DO MOVE
ACROSS THE AREA.

MOTORIST SHOULD BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR SLIPPERY ROADWAYS AND
REDUCED VISIBILITIES WITH ANY HEAVY SNOW...AND SHOULD USE CAUTION
WHILE DRIVING.

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Winter Weather Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • Hartford
  • Tolland
  • Windham

CTZ002>004-MAZ002>004-008>011-026-090500-
/O.EXT.KBOX.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-160209T0500Z/
HARTFORD CT-TOLLAND CT-WINDHAM CT-WESTERN FRANKLIN MA-
EASTERN FRANKLIN MA-NORTHERN WORCESTER MA-WESTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-
WESTERN HAMPDEN MA-EASTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-EASTERN HAMPDEN MA-
NORTHERN MIDDLESEX MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HARTFORD...WINDSOR LOCKS...UNION...
VERNON...PUTNAM...WILLIMANTIC...CHARLEMONT...GREENFIELD...
ORANGE...BARRE...FITCHBURG...CHESTERFIELD...BLANDFORD...AMHERST...
NORTHAMPTON...SPRINGFIELD...AYER
705 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT...

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN CONNECTICUT AND WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES
BETWEEN 7PM AND MIDNIGHT WITH STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF
3 TO 5 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOULD DIMINISH IN INTENSITY THROUGH THE EVENING.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE SLOW AT BEST ON WELL TREATED
SURFACES...AND QUITE DIFFICULT ON ANY UNPLOWED OR UNTREATED
SURFACES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SNOW AND/OR ICE IS
FORECAST TO DEVELOP IN THE AFFECTED AREAS...BUT ACCUMULATIONS ARE
EXPECTED TO BE LIGHT. ANY SNOW OR ICE WOULD RESULT IN SLIPPERY
CONDITIONS ON UNTREATED ROADWAYS AND SIDEWALKS. WHEN
TEMPERATURES ARE BELOW FREEZING...MOTORISTS NEED TO BE ESPECIALLY
CAREFUL ON BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES WHERE SLIPPERY SPOTS CAN EASILY
DEVELOP.

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