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WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST SATURDAY

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WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST
SATURDAY…

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
421 AM EST FRI FEB 8 2013

…MAJOR WINTER STORM TO IMPACT THE TRI-STATE AREA TODAY INTO
SATURDAY…

…WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST
SATURDAY…

* LOCATIONS…INTERIOR NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY.

* HAZARD TYPES…HEAVY SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS…SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 10 TO 14 INCHES…WITH
LOCALIZED HIGHER AMOUNTS WITHIN DEVELOPING SNOW BANDS.

* WINDS…NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES…FALLING INTO THE UPPER 20S BY THIS EVENING.

* VISIBILITIES…ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* TIMING…THE STRONGEST WINDS AND HEAVIEST SNOW WILL OCCUR
THIS EVENING INTO SATURDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS…HEAVY SNOW AND WINDS WILL MAKE FOR DANGEROUS DRIVING
CONDITIONS WITH VISIBILITIES NEAR ZERO IN WHITE-OUT CONDITIONS.

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.

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