HEADLINE: Wind Advisory issued February 27 at 6:48AM EST until February 28 at 12:00AM EST by NWS Albany DESCRIPTION: ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT... * WHAT...West winds 15 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph expected. * WHERE...Mohawk Valley, Schoharie Valley, Capital District, Helderbergs, eastern Catskills, much of the Upper Hudson Valley, northern Taconics, Berkshires and higher terrain of southern Vermont. * WHEN...From 10 AM this morning to midnight EST tonight. * IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result. INSTRUCTIONS: Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.
HEADLINE: Winter Storm Watch issued February 27 at 3:58AM EST until February 29 at 7:00PM EST by NWS Binghamton DESCRIPTION: ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING... * WHAT...Heavy lake effect snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 9 inches possible. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. * WHERE...Onondaga, Madison and Southern Oneida counties. * WHEN...From Friday morning through Saturday evening. * IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult. Patchy blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous conditions could impact the evening commute. INSTRUCTIONS: Monitor the latest forecasts for updates on this situation. Issued By: NWS Binghamton (South Central New York and Northeastern Pennsylvania)
HEADLINE: Blizzard Warning issued February 27 at 3:58AM EST until February 28 at 4:00PM EST by NWS Binghamton DESCRIPTION: ...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM EST FRIDAY... * WHAT...Blizzard conditions expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 13 inches. Winds gusting as high as 50 mph. * WHERE...Northern Oneida county. * WHEN...From 7 AM this morning to 4 PM EST Friday. * IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. Areas of blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute. Gusty winds could bring down tree branches. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Snowfall rates could reach 1 to 2 inches per hour locally. Temperatures in the lower 30s this morning will fall into the 20s later this afternoon. Temperatures then hover in the mid teens to lower 20s tonight and Friday. INSTRUCTIONS: Travel should be restricted to emergencies only. If you must travel, have a winter survival kit with you. If you get stranded, stay with your vehicle. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1. Issued By: NWS Binghamton (South Central New York and Northeastern Pennsylvania)