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Blizzard Watch

Statement as of 9:53 AM EST on January 25, 2015


... Blizzard watch in effect from Monday afternoon through Tuesday
evening...

The National Weather Service in New York has issued a blizzard
watch... which is in effect from Monday afternoon through Tuesday
evening.

* Locations... the greater New York City metropolitan area.

* Hazard types... heavy snow and blowing snow... with blizzard
conditions likely.

* Accumulations... snow accumulation of 1 to 2 feet... with locally
higher amounts possible.

* Winds... north 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* Visibilities... one quarter mile or less at times.

* Temperatures... in the lower 20s.

* Timing... heaviest snow and strongest winds will occur
overnight Monday into Tuesday.

* Impacts... extremely dangerous travel due to heavy snowfall and
strong winds... with whiteout conditions likely. Secondary and
tertiary roads may become impassable. Strong winds may down
power lines and tree limbs.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A blizzard watch means there is a potential for falling and/or
blowing snow with strong winds and extremely poor visibilities.
This can lead to whiteout conditions and make travel very
dangerous.






Record Report

Statement as of 1:26 AM EST on January 25, 2015


... Record daily maximum snowfall set at Kennedy NY...

a record snowfall of 3.4 inches was set at Kennedy NY yesterday.
This breaks the old record of 2.8 set in 1971.


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Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement
Alaska - Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Storm Watch , Wind Chill Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Lake Wind Advisory
California - High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Winter Storm Watch , Blizzard Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Winter Storm Watch
District of Columbia - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
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Georgia - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
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Idaho - Record Report
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Iowa - Special Weather Statement , Public Information Statement
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Kentucky - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory
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Minnesota - Public Information Statement
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New Hampshire - Winter Storm Watch , Public Information Statement
New Jersey - Blizzard Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Record Report
New York - Blizzard Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Record Report
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Pennsylvania - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Public Information Statement
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Virginia - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement
Washington - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
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