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Freezing Rain Advisory

Statement as of 4:08 PM EST on January 17, 2017

Expires 7:00 AM EST on January 18, 2017


... Freezing Rain Advisory remains in effect until 7 am EST
Wednesday...

* locations... Mid Hudson valley... eastern Catskills and
helderbergs... Mohawk Valley... capital region... and Taconics.

* Hazard types... freezing rain... possibly mixed with some snow
or sleet at times.

* Ice accumulations... ice accretion of a trace to up to one tenth
of an inch in the valleys... and one tenth to one quarter of an
inch across higher elevations. Locally higher amounts of up to
one third of an inch possible across higher elevations.

* Timing... a mix of freezing rain... sleet and rain may
occasionally mix with snow at times close to and north of
Interstate 90 this evening before tapering off as freezing
drizzle or drizzle toward daybreak.

* Impacts... ice and slush covered roadways will make for hazardous
travel. Untreated walkways... driveways and sidewalks will be
very slippery. Isolated to scattered power outages are possible
in areas that receive the most significant freezing rain.
Additional icing may still occur even after temperatures rise
above freezing.

* Winds... southeast 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph.

* Temperatures... falling into the lower 30s this evening... then
holding steady or rising slightly into the lower to mid 30s
before daybreak.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Freezing Rain Advisory means that periods of freezing rain or
freezing drizzle will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads. Slow down and use caution while driving.





Special Statement

Statement as of 3:06 PM EST on January 17, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EST on January 17, 2017


... Areas of freezing rain will increase through early this
evening...

A mix of rain and sleet, with some pockets of freezing rain, are
currently occurring or will shortly develop across portions of
the Mid Hudson valley, Litchfield County, the Berkshires and
southern Green Mountains over the next couple of hours.
Temperatures are expected to fall a couple of degrees through
early this evening, allowing areas of freezing rain and icing to
expand.

Untreated ground surfaces which are initially wet are expected to
become ice covered during the evening commute. Motorists and
pedestrians are strongly advised to use extra caution if driving
or walking through this evening.

Bridges and elevated Road surfaces, Highway on and off ramps,
less traveled secondary roads, and also parking lots, sidewalks
and driveways will be particularly susceptible to ice formation
through early this evening.


306 PM EST Tue Jan 17 2017

... Areas of freezing rain will increase through early this
evening...

A mix of rain and sleet, with some pockets of freezing rain, are
currently occurring or will shortly develop across portions of
the Mid Hudson valley, Litchfield County, the Berkshires and
southern Green Mountains over the next couple of hours.
Temperatures are expected to fall a couple of degrees through
early this evening, allowing areas of freezing rain and icing to
expand.

Untreated ground surfaces which are initially wet are expected to
become ice covered during the evening commute. Motorists and
pedestrians are strongly advised to use extra caution if driving
or walking through this evening.

Bridges and elevated Road surfaces, Highway on and off ramps,
less traveled secondary roads, and also parking lots, sidewalks
and driveways will be particularly susceptible to ice formation
through early this evening.



Weather Severe Map
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Alaska - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Winter Storm Watch
Arkansas - Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Hydrologic Statement, Special Statement , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Record Report
Connecticut - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Georgia - Flood Warning , Record Report
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - Wind Advisory
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Freezing Rain Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory, Flood Watch , Record Report
Indiana - Flood Warning , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Kansas - Record Report
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
Louisiana - Record Report
Maine - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Massachusetts - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Special Statement
Mississippi - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Montana - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Air Quality Alert
Nebraska - Record Report
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
New Hampshire - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
New Jersey - Freezing Rain Advisory
New Mexico - Public Information Statement
New York - Winter Weather Advisory , Freezing Rain Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
North Carolina - Record Report
Ohio - Flood Warning , Record Report
Oklahoma - Record Report
Oregon - Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory , Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Freezing Rain Advisory , Ice Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Freezing Rain Advisory , Record Report
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Record Report
Tennessee - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Record Report
Vermont - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Record Report
Washington - Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Freezing Rain Advisory , Ice Storm Warning , Ice Storm Warning, Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Avalanche Warning , Record Report
West Virginia - Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Wyoming - High Wind Warning , Special Statement , Record Report

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