Weather Alerts for Connecticut

Coastal Flood Statement

The following areas are affected:

  • New Haven
  • Fairfield
  • Middlesex
  • New London

SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-
SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-
851 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...LOW LYING COASTAL COMMUNITIES OF COASTAL
CONNECTICUT.

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...3 TO 4 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES THIS
EVENING. 2 1/2 TO 3 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES TUESDAY
MORNING.

* TIMING...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING AROUND THE TIMES OF ASTRONOMICAL
HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING. LOCALIZED MINOR COASTAL FLOODING WITH
THE TUESDAY MORNING HIGH TIDE CYCLE.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...MINOR FLOODING OF THE MOST VULNERABLE
WATERFRONT AND SHORELINE ROADS AND/OR ADJACENT PROPERTIES DUE
TO HEIGHT OF STORM TIDE OR WAVE SPLASHOVER. MAJORITY OF ROADS
REMAIN PASSABLE WITH ONLY ISOLATED CLOSURES.

* SHORELINE IMPACTS...ELEVATED WATER LEVELS IN COMBINATION WITH
ROUGH SURF MAY CAUSE MINOR BEACH EROSION AND SPLASHOVER ALONG
THE SHORELINE THIS EVENING.

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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...WESTERN L.I. SOUND WATER LEVELS FOR THIS EVENING...

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

STAMFORD CT..........821 PM......9.4-9.9/1.6-2.1.....MINOR....
BRIDGEPORT CT........818 PM......8.9-9.4/1.5-2.1.....MINOR....
NEW HAVEN CT.........817 PM......8.3-8.9/1.6-2.1.....MINOR....

...WESTERN L.I. SOUND WATER LEVELS FOR TUE AM...

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

STAMFORD CT..........838 AM......9.4-9.9/1.6-2.1.....ISO MINOR
BRIDGEPORT CT........835 AM......8.8-9.3/1.5-2.0.....ISO MINOR
NEW HAVEN CT.........834 AM......8.5-9.0/1.8-2.3.....ISO MINOR

...EASTERN WATER LEVELS FOR TUE AM...

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

NEW LONDON CT.......653 AM......4.8-5.3/1.7-2.2......ISO MINOR

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Special Weather Statement

The following area is affected:

  • Litchfield

CTZ001-013-MAZ001-025-NYZ038>041-047>054-058>061-063>066-082-084-
VTZ013>015-240400-
Northern Litchfield-Southern Litchfield-Northern Berkshire-
Southern Berkshire-Southern Herkimer-Southern Fulton-Montgomery-
Northern Saratoga-Schoharie-Western Schenectady-
Eastern Schenectady-Southern Saratoga-Western Albany-
Eastern Albany-Western Rensselaer-Eastern Rensselaer-
Western Greene-Eastern Greene-Western Columbia-Eastern Columbia-
Western Ulster-Eastern Ulster-Western Dutchess-Eastern Dutchess-
Northern Fulton-Southern Washington-Bennington-Western Windham-
Eastern Windham-
Including the cities of Torrington, Oakville, Gaylordsville,
New Milford, Terryville, Thomaston, Dalton, Hancock, Pittsfield,
Florida, North Adams, Sandisfield, Great Barrington,
South Egremont, Ilion, Herkimer, Little Falls, Mohawk, Frankfort,
Dolgeville, Gloversville, Johnstown, Amsterdam, Saratoga Lake,
Saratoga Springs, Cobleskill, Breakabeen, Gilboa,
Livingstonville, Middleburgh, North Blenheim, Jefferson,
Mariaville, Delanson, Duanesburg, Schenectady, Rotterdam,
Burnt Hills, Ballston Spa, Mechanicville, Clifton Park,
Waterford, Westerlo, Altamont, Berne, Knox, Preston Hollow,
Albany, Troy, Berlin, Eagle Bridge, Hoosick Falls, Stephentown,
Hunter, Tannersville, Windham, Prattsville, Catskill, Coxsackie,
Athens, Cairo, Jefferson Heights, Hudson, New Lebanon,
Ellenville, Woodstock, West Hurley, West Shokan, Kerhonkson,
Napanoch, Sundown, Kingston, New Paltz, Poughkeepsie, Beacon,
Arlington, Pawling, Wingdale, Dover Plains, Millbrook,
Stanfordville, Pine Plains, Amenia, Caroga Lake, Hudson Falls,
Fort Edward, Cambridge, Greenwich, Middle Falls, North Easton,
Stamford, Bennington, Woodford State Park, Pownal, Stratton,
Londonderry, Brattleboro, Guilford Center, West Brattleboro,
and Bellows Falls
900 PM EST Mon Jan 23 2017

...MIXED PRECIPITATION CONTINUES THIS EVENING ACROSS PORTIONS OF
EASTERN NEW YORK AND WESTERN NEW ENGLAND...

A MIXTURE OF SLEET...FREEZING RAIN AND RAIN CONTINUES OVER THE
EASTERN CATSKILLS...MID HUDSON VALLEY...GREATER CAPITAL
REGION...BERKSHIRES...NORTHWEST CONNECTICUT...TACONICS...THE
MOHAWK VALLEY...AND SOUTHERN VERMONT THROUGH 1100 PM. THE FREEZING
RAIN HAS BEEN OVER ELEVATED SURFACES OF A 1000 FEET OR GREATER
WITH POCKETS IN THE VALLEY AREAS. THE SLEET CONTINUES TO BE HEAVY
AT TIMES WITH SOME LOCATIONS GETTING POTENTIALLY A HALF AN INCH
TO AN INCH THE NEXT FEW HOURS. TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE TO HOVER
IN THE UPPER 20 TO MID 30S.

UNTREATED SLEET AND ICE COVERED ROADWAYS WILL BECOME TREACHEROUS.
IF YOU ARE TRAVELING ACROSS THE REGION TONIGHT...PLEASE BE AWARE
OF THE POSSIBILITY OF RAPIDLY CHANGING ROAD CONDITIONS DUE TO THE
MIXED PRECIPITATION AND EXERCISE CAUTION.

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Coastal Flood Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • New Haven
  • Fairfield
  • Middlesex
  • New London

SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-
SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-
851 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...LOW LYING COASTAL COMMUNITIES OF COASTAL
CONNECTICUT.

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...3 TO 4 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES THIS
EVENING. 2 1/2 TO 3 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES TUESDAY
MORNING.

* TIMING...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING AROUND THE TIMES OF ASTRONOMICAL
HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING. LOCALIZED MINOR COASTAL FLOODING WITH
THE TUESDAY MORNING HIGH TIDE CYCLE.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...MINOR FLOODING OF THE MOST VULNERABLE
WATERFRONT AND SHORELINE ROADS AND/OR ADJACENT PROPERTIES DUE
TO HEIGHT OF STORM TIDE OR WAVE SPLASHOVER. MAJORITY OF ROADS
REMAIN PASSABLE WITH ONLY ISOLATED CLOSURES.

* SHORELINE IMPACTS...ELEVATED WATER LEVELS IN COMBINATION WITH
ROUGH SURF MAY CAUSE MINOR BEACH EROSION AND SPLASHOVER ALONG
THE SHORELINE THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

...WESTERN L.I. SOUND WATER LEVELS FOR THIS EVENING...

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

STAMFORD CT..........821 PM......9.4-9.9/1.6-2.1.....MINOR....
BRIDGEPORT CT........818 PM......8.9-9.4/1.5-2.1.....MINOR....
NEW HAVEN CT.........817 PM......8.3-8.9/1.6-2.1.....MINOR....

...WESTERN L.I. SOUND WATER LEVELS FOR TUE AM...

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

STAMFORD CT..........838 AM......9.4-9.9/1.6-2.1.....ISO MINOR
BRIDGEPORT CT........835 AM......8.8-9.3/1.5-2.0.....ISO MINOR
NEW HAVEN CT.........834 AM......8.5-9.0/1.8-2.3.....ISO MINOR

...EASTERN WATER LEVELS FOR TUE AM...

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

NEW LONDON CT.......653 AM......4.8-5.3/1.7-2.2......ISO MINOR

$$

Wind Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • New Haven
  • Middlesex
  • New London

SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-
837 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST TUESDAY...
...HIGH WIND WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST TUESDAY. THE HIGH
WIND WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED THIS EVENING TO JUST
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS MAY BLOW DOWN LIMBS...TREES...AND POWER
LINES. SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES ARE EXPECTED. LIMITED
VISIBILITIES WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY DIFFICULT.

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.

&&

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Wind Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • New Haven
  • Middlesex
  • New London

NORTHERN NEW HAVEN-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX-NORTHERN NEW LONDON-
837 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST TUESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED THIS EVENING TO JUST
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS MAY BLOW DOWN LIMBS...TREES...AND POWER
LINES. SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES ARE EXPECTED. LIMITED
VISIBILITIES WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY DIFFICULT.

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.

&&

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Wind Advisory

The following area is affected:

  • Fairfield

SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)-
BRONX-RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)-KINGS (BROOKLYN)-NORTHERN QUEENS-
SOUTHERN QUEENS-
837 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST TUESDAY...
...HIGH WIND WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST TUESDAY. THE HIGH
WIND WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS MAY BLOW DOWN LIMBS...TREES...AND POWER
LINES. SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES ARE EXPECTED. LIMITED
VISIBILITIES WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY DIFFICULT.

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.

&&

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Wind Advisory

The following area is affected:

  • Fairfield

NORTHERN FAIRFIELD-
837 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST TUESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS WILL BLOW AROUND UNSECURED OBJECTS. TREE
LIMBS COULD BE BLOWN DOWN AND A FEW POWER OUTAGES MAY RESULT.
LIMITED VISIBILITIES WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY DIFFICULT.

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.

&&

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Winter Weather Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • Hartford
  • Tolland

HARTFORD CT-TOLLAND CT-WESTERN FRANKLIN MA-EASTERN FRANKLIN MA-
NORTHERN WORCESTER MA-CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-WESTERN ESSEX MA-
WESTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-WESTERN HAMPDEN MA-EASTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-
EASTERN HAMPDEN MA-SOUTHERN WORCESTER MA-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HARTFORD...WINDSOR LOCKS...UNION...
VERNON...CHARLEMONT...GREENFIELD...ORANGE...BARRE...FITCHBURG...
FRAMINGHAM...LOWELL...LAWRENCE...CHESTERFIELD...BLANDFORD...
AMHERST...NORTHAMPTON...SPRINGFIELD...MILFORD...WORCESTER...AYER
519 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...EAST SLOPES OF THE BERKSHIRES IN WESTERN
MASSACHUSETTS...THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF NORTHERN WORCESTER
COUNTY...AND EXTREME NORTHWEST HARTFORD COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...FREEZING RAIN...SLEET...AND SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW/SLEET ACCUMULATION OF 3 TO 6 INCHES ACROSS
THE EAST SLOPES OF THE BERKSHIRES WITH 1 TO 4 INCHES ALONG THE
MASSACHUSETTS-NEW HAMPSHIRE BORDER INCLUDING THE ROUTE 2
CORRIDOR. FOR THE WORCESTER HILLS AN INCH OR TWO ACCUMULATION
IS LIKELY. A TENTH TO A QUARTER INCH OF ICE ACCRETION IS
POSSIBLE ACROSS THE HIGH TERRAIN ALONG THE EAST SLOPES OF THE
BERKSHIRES AND NORTHERN WORCESTER HILLS.

* UNCERTAINTY...SNOW AND SLEET THIS EVENING MAY TRANSITION TO A
PERIOD OF HEAVY WET SNOW OVERNIGHT. IF THIS OCCURS THE HIGHER
END OF OUR SNOW FORECAST IS LIKELY WITH 6+ INCHES ACROSS THE
EAST SLOPES OF THE BERKSHIRES. IF SNOW AND SLEET TRANSITION TO
SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN THEN THE LOWER END OF OUR SNOW FORECAST
IS LIKELY...CLOSER TO 3 INCHES. A TEMPERATURE CHANGE OF 1 DEGREE
CAN HAVE A LARGE IMPACT ON SNOW/SLEET VERSUS SLEET AND FREEZING
RAIN.

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS THIS EVENING WILL TRANSITION TO A
STEADY AND HEAVIER SNOW AND SLEET LATER THIS EVENING AND THEN
CHANGING TO SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN OVERNIGHT INTO TUESDAY
MORNING.

* IMPACTS...UNTREATED ROADS AND WALKWAYS WILL BE SLIPPERY
ESPECIALLY THIS EVENING INTO TUESDAY MORNING. THERE IS A LOW
RISK THAT ENOUGH ICE ACCRETION MAY OCCUR TO RESULT IN ISOLATED
POWER OUTAGES.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

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Wind Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • Hartford
  • Tolland
  • Windham

HARTFORD CT-TOLLAND CT-WINDHAM CT-NORTHERN WORCESTER MA-
CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-WESTERN ESSEX MA-WESTERN HAMPDEN MA-
EASTERN HAMPDEN MA-SOUTHERN WORCESTER MA-WESTERN NORFOLK MA-
SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX MA-
NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-
EASTERN KENT RI-BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HARTFORD...WINDSOR LOCKS...UNION...
VERNON...PUTNAM...WILLIMANTIC...BARRE...FITCHBURG...FRAMINGHAM...
LOWELL...LAWRENCE...BLANDFORD...SPRINGFIELD...MILFORD...
WORCESTER...FOXBOROUGH...NORWOOD...CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...
TAUNTON...BROCKTON...FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...MATTAPOISETT...
AYER...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...COVENTRY...
WEST GREENWICH...EAST GREENWICH...WARWICK...WEST WARWICK...
BRISTOL...NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY...NEWPORT
511 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST TUESDAY...

* LOCATION...WESTERN AND SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST
MASSACHUSETTS.

* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR TONIGHT FROM 10 PM TO 4 AM
EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...BUT POSSIBLY LINGERING UNTIL 7 AM ACROSS
NORTHEAST MASSACHUSETTS INCLUDING THE GREATER BOSTON AREA.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55
MPH...STRONGEST WIND CLOSER TO THE COAST.

* IMPACTS...WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY WITH THE STRONGEST OF THE
WINDS COMING TONIGHT INTO EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. THESE WINDS
WILL BE CAPABLE OF DOWNING A FEW TREES AND MAY RESULT IN
ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES. THESE WINDS MAY ALSO CAUSE LOCALIZED
PROPERTY DAMAGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 31 TO 39 MPH ARE
EXPECTED...WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 46 TO 57 MPH. WINDS THIS STRONG ARE
CAPABLE OF DOWNING SMALL TREE LIMBS AND BRANCHES... POSSIBLY
CAUSING ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES. DRIVING CAN ALSO BE DIFFICULT...
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

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Winter Weather Advisory

The following area is affected:

  • Litchfield

NORTHERN LITCHFIELD-SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD-NORTHERN BERKSHIRE-
SOUTHERN BERKSHIRE-SOUTHERN HERKIMER-SOUTHERN FULTON-MONTGOMERY-
SCHOHARIE-WESTERN SCHENECTADY-EASTERN SCHENECTADY-
SOUTHERN SARATOGA-WESTERN ALBANY-EASTERN ALBANY-
WESTERN RENSSELAER-EASTERN RENSSELAER-WESTERN GREENE-
EASTERN GREENE-WESTERN COLUMBIA-EASTERN COLUMBIA-WESTERN ULSTER-
EASTERN ULSTER-WESTERN DUTCHESS-EASTERN DUTCHESS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF TORRINGTON, OAKVILLE, GAYLORDSVILLE,
NEW MILFORD, TERRYVILLE, THOMASTON, DALTON, HANCOCK, PITTSFIELD,
FLORIDA, NORTH ADAMS, SANDISFIELD, GREAT BARRINGTON,
SOUTH EGREMONT, ILION, HERKIMER, LITTLE FALLS, MOHAWK, FRANKFORT,
DOLGEVILLE, GLOVERSVILLE, JOHNSTOWN, AMSTERDAM, COBLESKILL,
BREAKABEEN, GILBOA, LIVINGSTONVILLE, MIDDLEBURGH, NORTH BLENHEIM,
JEFFERSON, MARIAVILLE, DELANSON, DUANESBURG, SCHENECTADY,
ROTTERDAM, BURNT HILLS, BALLSTON SPA, MECHANICVILLE,
CLIFTON PARK, WATERFORD, WESTERLO, ALTAMONT, BERNE, KNOX,
PRESTON HOLLOW, ALBANY, TROY, BERLIN, EAGLE BRIDGE,
HOOSICK FALLS, STEPHENTOWN, HUNTER, TANNERSVILLE, WINDHAM,
PRATTSVILLE, CATSKILL, COXSACKIE, ATHENS, CAIRO,
JEFFERSON HEIGHTS, HUDSON, NEW LEBANON, ELLENVILLE, WOODSTOCK,
WEST HURLEY, WEST SHOKAN, KERHONKSON, NAPANOCH, SUNDOWN,
KINGSTON, NEW PALTZ, POUGHKEEPSIE, BEACON, ARLINGTON, PAWLING,
WINGDALE, DOVER PLAINS, MILLBROOK, STANFORDVILLE, PINE PLAINS,
AND AMENIA
443 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...THE EASTERN CATSKILLS...MID HUDSON VALLEY...
SCHOHARIE VALLEY...MOHAWK VALLEY...HELDERBERGS...CAPITAL
REGION... TACONICS...BERKSHIRES...AND LITCHFIELD COUNTY
CONNECTICUT.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN.

* SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATIONS...ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 5 INCHES
IN THE CAPITAL REGION...MID-HUDSON VALLEY...AND NORTHWEST
CONNECTICUT. 3 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW AND SLEET FOR THE EASTERN
CATSKILLS AND SCHOHARIE VALLEY. 3 TO 6 INCHES IN THE TACONICS
AND BERKSHIRES. THE HIGHER ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE ACROSS THE
HIGHER TERRAIN.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...A COATING TO A TENTH OF AN INCH OR SO IS
POSSIBLE ACROSS THE EASTERN CATSKILLS...TACONICS...NORTHERN
LITCHFIELD HILLS AND BERKSHIRES.

* TIMING...A MIXTURE OF RAIN, SNOW AND SLEET WILL SPREAD ACROSS
THE REGION THIS EVENING FROM SOUTH TO NORTH. PRECIPITATION WILL
PRIMARILY BECOME SNOW AND SLEET FOR THE OVERNIGHT HOURS AND WILL
BE MODERATE TO LOCALLY HEAVY AT TIMES. SOME FREEZING RAIN MAY
MIX IN AT TIMES ESPECIALLY OVER THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS. PRECIPITATION
WILL TAPER OFF BY NOON TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...SNOW AND SLUSH COVERED ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY WILL
MAKE FOR HAZARDOUS TRAVEL. SIDEWALKS, DRIVEWAYS AND PARKING LOTS
WILL BE VERY SLIPPERY. THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS AND WET
SNOWFALL MAY LEAD TO SOME LOCALIZED POWER OUTAGES AS WELL. THE
TUESDAY MORNING RUSH HOUR WILL BE TREACHEROUS, CAUTION IS
ADVISED WHILE DRIVING, AND ALLOW EXTRA TRAVEL TIME.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.LOCALLY
HIGHER GUSTS TO 50 MPH POSSIBLE OVER THE TACONICS AND WESTERN
NEW ENGLAND.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

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Wind Advisory

The following area is affected:

  • Litchfield

NORTHERN LITCHFIELD-SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD-NORTHERN BERKSHIRE-
SOUTHERN BERKSHIRE-EASTERN RENSSELAER-EASTERN COLUMBIA-
EASTERN DUTCHESS-BENNINGTON-WESTERN WINDHAM-EASTERN WINDHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF TORRINGTON, OAKVILLE, GAYLORDSVILLE,
NEW MILFORD, TERRYVILLE, THOMASTON, DALTON, HANCOCK, PITTSFIELD,
FLORIDA, NORTH ADAMS, SANDISFIELD, GREAT BARRINGTON,
SOUTH EGREMONT, BERLIN, EAGLE BRIDGE, HOOSICK FALLS, STEPHENTOWN,
NEW LEBANON, PAWLING, WINGDALE, DOVER PLAINS, MILLBROOK,
STANFORDVILLE, PINE PLAINS, AMENIA, STAMFORD, BENNINGTON,
WOODFORD STATE PARK, POWNAL, STRATTON, LONDONDERRY, BRATTLEBORO,
GUILFORD CENTER, WEST BRATTLEBORO, AND BELLOWS FALLS
420 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...TACONICS OF NEW YORK...SOUTHERN GREEN MOUNTAINS OF
VERMONT...BERKSHIRES OF MASSACHUSETTS AND LITCHFIELD COUNTY
CONNECTICUT.

* WINDS...EAST TO NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING...THE WINDS WILL INCREASE TONIGHT. THE WINDS WILL START
TO DECREASE TOMORROW TOWARDS DAYBREAK. THE WINDS WILL BE
STRONGEST ACROSS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS AND IN AREAS WHERE THE
WINDS CAN FUNNEL BETWEEN THE HILLS AND MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACTS....DOWNED TREES AND TREES LIMBS WILL LEAD TO ISOLATED
TO SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 31 TO 39 MPH ARE
EXPECTED...WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 46 TO 57 MPH. WINDS THIS STRONG ARE
CAPABLE OF DOWNING SMALL TREE LIMBS AND BRANCHES...POSSIBLY
CAUSING ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES. DRIVING CAN ALSO BE DIFFICULT...
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

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Flood Watch

The following area is affected:

  • Fairfield

SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-EASTERN PASSAIC-HUDSON-WESTERN BERGEN-
EASTERN BERGEN-WESTERN ESSEX-EASTERN ESSEX-WESTERN UNION-
EASTERN UNION-ROCKLAND-NORTHERN WESTCHESTER-SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-
NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)-BRONX-RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)-
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-NORTHERN QUEENS-NORTHERN NASSAU-SOUTHERN QUEENS-
SOUTHERN NASSAU-
411 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY AND
SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN
SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD. IN NORTHEAST NEW
JERSEY...EASTERN BERGEN...EASTERN ESSEX...EASTERN PASSAIC...
EASTERN UNION...HUDSON...WESTERN BERGEN...WESTERN ESSEX AND
WESTERN UNION. IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...BRONX...KINGS
(BROOKLYN)...NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)...NORTHERN NASSAU...NORTHERN
QUEENS...NORTHERN WESTCHESTER...RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)...
ROCKLAND...SOUTHERN NASSAU...SOUTHERN QUEENS AND SOUTHERN
WESTCHESTER.

* THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

* LOW PRESSURE MOVES JUST SOUTH AND EAST OF THE REGION TONIGHT
INTO TUESDAY. MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION
TONIGHT. RAINFALL AMOUNTS AROUND 1 TO 2 INCHES...WITH LOCALLY
HIGHER AMOUNTS APPROACHING 3 INCHES ARE EXPECTED. THE HIGHEST
AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED CLOSER TO THE COAST.

* IMPACTS: IF THE HIGH END RAINFALL AMOUNTS ARE REALIZED...THIS
WILL RESULT IN MODERATE URBAN FLOODING AND MINOR SMALL STREAM
FLOODING IN NORTHEASTERN NJ AND THE LOWER HUDSON VALLEY.
ADDITIONALLY...THE COINCIDENCE OF LINGERING EFFECTS OF HIGH TIDE
WITH THE HEAVY RAIN THIS EVENING COULD EXACERBATE FLOODING ALONG
THE COASTAL WATERFRONT AND SHORELINE ROADS. THIS INCLUDES ALONG
TIDALLY AFFECTED RIVERS...SUCH AS THE PASSAIC...HACKENSACK...AND
HUDSON RIVERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS. YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE
ALERT FOR POSSIBLE FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO
FLOODING SHOULD BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING
DEVELOP.

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