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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 5:21 AM EST on January 27, 2015


... Winter Storm Warning in effect until midnight EST tonight...

The National Weather Service in New York has issued a Winter
Storm Warning... which is in effect until midnight EST tonight.
The Blizzard Warning has been cancelled.

* Locations... New York City... and southern Westchester County in
southeast New York.

* Hazard types... snow and blowing snow.

* Accumulations... snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches.

* Winds... northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Temperatures... in the mid 20s.

* Timing... until midnight tonight.

* Impacts... dangerous travel conditions continue due to
snow... blowing snow and gusty winds. Some roads may be
impassable. Strong winds may down power lines and tree limbs.

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.






Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 5:18 AM EST on January 27, 2015

Expires 7:00 AM EST on January 27, 2015


... Coastal Flood Advisory in effect until 7 am EST this morning...
... Coastal Flood Warning is canceled...

The National Weather Service in New York has issued a coastal
Flood Advisory... which is in effect until 7 am EST this morning.
The coastal Flood Warning has been canceled.

* Locations... Connecticut coasts of the western Long Island
Sound.

* Tidal departures... most likely 1.5 to 2.5 ft above the
astronomical tide.

* Timing... until 7 am this morning.

* Coastal flooding impacts... minor flooding of the most vulnerable
shore roads due to height of storm tide or wave splashover.
There is no significant threat to life and any impact on
property is minimal.


... Most likely western l.I. Sound water levels for this morning...

Coastal... ... ... ... time of... ... forecast total... ..Flood... ..
Location... ... ... ..high Tide... ..Water level... ... .category..
... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... (mllw)... ... ... ... ... ... .

Stamford CT... ... ... 436 am... ... ... 9.5-10.2... ... .minor... ...
Bridgeport CT... ... .433 am... ... ... 9.0-9.7... ... ..minor... ...
New Haven CT... ... ..432 am... ... ... 8.0-8.7... ... ..minor... ...
Kings Point NY... ... 455 am... ... ... 9.6-10.1... ... .minor... ...
Glen Cove NY... ... ..445 am... ... ..10.3-11.0... ... .minor... ... .

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.





Public Information Statement

Statement as of 3:39 AM EST on January 27, 2015


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 3
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation
is extended to Highway departments... cooperative observers... Skywarn
spotters and media for these reports. This summary is also available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/NYC

********************storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Connecticut

... Fairfield County...
   Norwalk 5.0 200 am 1/27 public
   Brookfield 2.1 100 am 1/27 trained spotter

New Jersey

... Essex County...
   Newark Airport 3.3 100 am 1/27 FAA contract observer

... Union County...
   Cranford 2.4 145 am 1/27 public

New York

... Nassau County...
   Seaford 5.3 100 am 1/27 trained spotter

... New York County...
   Central Park 6.3 100 am 1/27 Central Park Zoo

... Orange County...
   Middletown 2.0 100 am 1/27 public

... Queens County...
   Jamaica 10.1 315 am 1/27 public
   NYC/La Guardia 7.6 100 am 1/27 FAA contract observer
   NYC/JFK Airport 5.6 100 am 1/27 FAA contract observer

... Suffolk County...
   Islip Airport 14.7 300 am 1/27 FAA contract observer
   Upton 12.1 300 am 1/27 NWS office
   Terryville 8.4 330 am 1/27 amateur radio
   Old Field 3.0 1254 am 1/27 trained spotter


Weather Severe Map
Alaska - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Record Report
California - Record Report
Colorado - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Blizzard Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Public Information Statement
District of Columbia - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement, High Surf Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory
Georgia - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Idaho - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Advisory , Freezing Rain Advisory
Indiana - Special Statement
Kansas - Record Report
Kentucky - Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Winter Storm Warning
Maryland - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Warning , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Public Information Statement
Montana - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Nevada - Record Report
New Hampshire - Coastal Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning
New Jersey - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
New York - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Statement, Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Statement , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Record Report
Ohio - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Record Report
Oregon - Dense Fog Advisory , Air Stagnation Advisory , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Rhode Island - Blizzard Warning , Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory
South Dakota - Record Report
Tennessee - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Record Report
Utah - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Washington - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
West Virginia - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - High Wind Warning , Record Report
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