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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
924 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

CTZ005>012-NJZ002-004-006-103>108-NYZ067>075-078>081-176>179-
061500-
NORTHERN FAIRFIELD-NORTHERN NEW HAVEN-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX-
NORTHERN NEW LONDON-SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-
SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-WESTERN PASSAIC-
EASTERN PASSAIC-HUDSON-WESTERN BERGEN-EASTERN BERGEN-
WESTERN ESSEX-EASTERN ESSEX-WESTERN UNION-EASTERN UNION-ORANGE-
PUTNAM-ROCKLAND-NORTHERN WESTCHESTER-SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-
NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)-BRONX-RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)-
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHERN QUEENS-
NORTHERN NASSAU-SOUTHERN QUEENS-SOUTHERN NASSAU-
924 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

STANDING WATER FROM MELTED SNOW WILL REFREEZE TONIGHT. ICY SPOTS
ARE ANTICIPATED...ESPECIALLY ON UNTREATED SURFACES. USE EXTRA
CAUTION WHEN OUT DRIVING OR WALKING TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING.

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
445 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

CTZ002>004-MAZ002>024-026-RIZ001>008-060500-
HARTFORD CT-TOLLAND CT-WINDHAM CT-WESTERN FRANKLIN MA-
EASTERN FRANKLIN MA-NORTHERN WORCESTER MA-CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-
WESTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN ESSEX MA-WESTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-
WESTERN HAMPDEN MA-EASTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-EASTERN HAMPDEN MA-
SOUTHERN WORCESTER MA-WESTERN NORFOLK MA-SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-
WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-BARNSTABLE MA-DUKES MA-NANTUCKET MA-
NORTHERN MIDDLESEX MA-NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-
SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-EASTERN KENT RI-
BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HARTFORD...WINDSOR LOCKS...UNION...
VERNON...PUTNAM...WILLIMANTIC...CHARLEMONT...GREENFIELD...
ORANGE...BARRE...FITCHBURG...FRAMINGHAM...LOWELL...LAWRENCE...
GLOUCESTER...CHESTERFIELD...BLANDFORD...AMHERST...NORTHAMPTON...
SPRINGFIELD...MILFORD...WORCESTER...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...
CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...TAUNTON...BROCKTON...PLYMOUTH...
FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...MATTAPOISETT...CHATHAM...FALMOUTH...
PROVINCETOWN...VINEYARD HAVEN...NANTUCKET...AYER...FOSTER...
SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...WEST GREENWICH...WARWICK...BRISTOL...
NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY...NEWPORT...BLOCK ISLAND
445 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...PATCHES OF BLACK ICE POSSIBLE OVERNIGHT INTO TOMORROW...

TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO DROP RAPIDLY THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT...INTO THE TEENS AND LOW 20S. THIS WILL LEAD TO RAPID
FREEZING OF UNTREATED ROADWAYS AND WALKWAYS...WHICH COULD BECOME
SLIPPERY WITH BLACK ICE.

THOSE COMMUTING ARE URGED TO USE CAUTION AND ALLOW FOR EXTRA TIME
AS THE ICE MAY BE DIFFICULT TO SEE.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
716 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

CTZ002>004-MAZ002>024-026-RIZ001>008-070030-
HARTFORD CT-TOLLAND CT-WINDHAM CT-WESTERN FRANKLIN MA-
EASTERN FRANKLIN MA-NORTHERN WORCESTER MA-CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-
WESTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN ESSEX MA-WESTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-
WESTERN HAMPDEN MA-EASTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-EASTERN HAMPDEN MA-
SOUTHERN WORCESTER MA-WESTERN NORFOLK MA-SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-
WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-BARNSTABLE MA-DUKES MA-NANTUCKET MA-
NORTHERN MIDDLESEX MA-NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-
SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-EASTERN KENT RI-BRISTOL RI-
WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-BLOCK ISLAND RI-
716 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHERN CONNECTICUT...ALL OF
MASSACHUSETTS EXCEPT BERKSHIRE COUNTY...AND RHODE ISLAND.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

A PERIOD OR TWO OF ACCUMULATING SNOW IS LIKELY MONDAY INTO
WEDNESDAY. IT REMAINS HIGHLY UNCERTAIN IF WE WILL BE DEALING WITH
JUST NUISANCE SNOW OR A SIGNIFICANT WINTER STORM.

IN ADDITION...THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR SOME POCKETS OF MINOR
COASTAL FLOODING ALONG THE EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS COAST ON MONDAY.
POCKETS OF MINOR COASTAL FLOODING WITH A LOW RISK OF MODERATE
COASTAL FLOODING ARE POSSIBLE ON TUESDAY...BUT WILL DEPEND ON
WHERE AND IF LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
405 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

CTZ005>008-NJZ002-004-103-105-107-NYZ067>070-062115-
NORTHERN FAIRFIELD-NORTHERN NEW HAVEN-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX-
NORTHERN NEW LONDON-WESTERN PASSAIC-EASTERN PASSAIC-WESTERN BERGEN-
WESTERN ESSEX-WESTERN UNION-ORANGE-PUTNAM-ROCKLAND-
NORTHERN WESTCHESTER-
405 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHERN
CONNECTICUT...NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY AND SOUTHEAST NEW YORK.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

AN OFFSHORE STORM MIGHT PRODUCE ACCUMULATING SNOW LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT AND MONDAY. AT THIS TIME...THE REGION APPEARS TO BE ON THE
NORTHWEST FRINGE OF THIS INTENSE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM. BECAUSE OF
UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...THIS WILL BEAR WATCHING FOR ANY
SHIFT IN THE TRACK FARTHER WEST.

A WEAKER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IS FORECAST TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE
MID-ATLANTIC STATES AND BRING MORE SNOW MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY.
FORECAST UNCERTAINTY REMAINS HIGH IN TERMS OF FUTURE TRACK AND
INTENSITY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED.

&&

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK PROVIDES A SUMMARY OF POTENTIAL
WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER EVENTS THAT MAY REACH NWS WARNING
CRITERIA. MOST LONG FUSED NWS WATCHES...WARNINGS AND ADVISORIES IN
EFFECT ARE HIGHLIGHTED.

PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST NWS FORECASTS FOR WEATHER NOT MEETING NWS
WARNING CRITERIA.

$$

JMC

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
405 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

CTZ009>012-NJZ006-104-106-108-NYZ071>075-078>081-176>179-062115-
SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-
SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-HUDSON-EASTERN BERGEN-EASTERN ESSEX-
EASTERN UNION-SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)-BRONX-
RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)-KINGS (BROOKLYN)-NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-
NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
NORTHERN QUEENS-NORTHERN NASSAU-SOUTHERN QUEENS-SOUTHERN NASSAU-
405 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHERN
CONNECTICUT...NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY AND SOUTHEAST NEW YORK.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

AN OFFSHORE STORM MIGHT PRODUCE SNOW AND MINOR TIDAL FLOODING LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY. A NEW MOON PREDICTED FOR MONDAY WILL
BRING HIGHER THAN NORMAL ASTRONOMICAL TIDES. AT THIS TIME...THE
REGION APPEARS TO BE ON THE NORTHWEST FRINGE OF THIS INTENSE LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM. BECAUSE OF UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...THIS
WILL BEAR WATCHING FOR ANY SHIFT IN THE TRACK FARTHER WEST.

A WEAKER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IS FORECAST TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE
MID-ATLANTIC STATES AND BRING MORE SNOW AND MINOR TIDAL FLOODING
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY. FORECAST UNCERTAINTY REMAINS HIGH IN
TERMS OF FUTURE TRACK AND INTENSITY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED.

&&

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK PROVIDES A SUMMARY OF POTENTIAL
WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER EVENTS THAT MAY REACH NWS WARNING
CRITERIA. MOST LONG FUSED NWS WATCHES...WARNINGS AND ADVISORIES IN
EFFECT ARE HIGHLIGHTED.

PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST NWS FORECASTS FOR WEATHER NOT MEETING NWS
WARNING CRITERIA.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
451 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

NYZ006>008-061000-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
451 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL NEW YORK.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL DEVELOP EAST OF LAKE ONTARIO LATE TONIGHT
AND COULD BECOME MODERATE TO HEAVY IN THE PRE-DAWN HOURS SATURDAY
MORNING BEFORE TAPERING OFF BY MID-MORNING SATURDAY. THE CURRENT
FORECAST CALLS FOR 2 TO 4 INCHES MAINLY OVER THE TUG HILL
PLATEAU.. BUT PLEASE MONITOR THE LATEST FORECAST AS THERE REMAINS
SOME UNCERTAINTY ON THE STRENGTH OF THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

A COLDER AND SNOWY WEATHER PATTERN WILL DEVELOP LATE MONDAY
THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK. PERIODS OF LIGHT BUT WIDESPREAD
SNOWFALL WILL BRING ACCUMULATIONS ACROSS THE REGION THAT COULD
AMOUNT TO SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OVER THE SPAN OF SEVERAL DAYS. BY
THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY... WIDESPREAD SNOW WILL TRANSITION TO MORE
LOCALIZED LAKE EFFECT SNOWS AS COLDER AIR ARRIVES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

THIS PRODUCT...ALONG WITH OTHER WATCHES...WARNINGS...ADVISORIES...
AND STATEMENTS ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN
BUFFALO CAN BE FOUND ON THE INTERNET AT HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUF

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
312 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

VTZ010-012-060815-
ORANGE-WINDSOR-
312 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL VERMONT AND SOUTHERN
VERMONT.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

A PERIOD OF LIGHT SNOW OR MIXED SNOW AND RAIN WILL AFFECT WINDSOR
AND EASTERN ORANGE COUNTIES THIS MORNING. MINOR WET SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS OF LESS THAN 2 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE
NOONTIME HOUR BEFORE PRECIPITATION TAPERS OFF. LOCALLY SLICK
CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP FOR A FEW HOURS THIS MORNING, MAINLY ON
SECONDARY ROADS AND UNTREATED SURFACES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

JMG

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