Monday, March 04, 2013

Winter Storm Watch

From the National Weather Service:

WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* PRECIPITATION TYPE...SNOW.
* ACCUMULATIONS...MORE THAN 5 INCHES POSSIBLE...WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR MORE THAN A FOOT SOMEWHERE WITHIN THE WATCH AREA.
* TIMING...PRECIPITATION MIXING WITH AND CHANGING TO SNOW TUESDAY NIGHT. SNOW CONTINUING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.
* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER AND MID 30S.
* WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH TUESDAY NIGHT BECOMING NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WEDNESDAY WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
* IMPACTS...DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS. HEAVY WET SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS COULD LEAD TO POWER OUTAGES.

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

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