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WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY

Submitted by ub on Tue, 12/17/2013 - 17:17

WINTRY WEATHER WILL CONTINUE INTO THIS EVENING...

HUDSON-EASTERN ESSEX-WESTERN UNION-EASTERN UNION-
NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)- BRONX - RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)-
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
NORTHERN QUEENS-NORTHERN NASSAU-

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING

* LOCATIONS...MOST OF NEW YORK CITY...URBAN NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY
AND THE NORTH SHORE OF LONG ISLAND.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW...MIXING WITH SOME SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN
LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING IN NEW YORK CITY.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 3 INCHES...ALONG WITH
AROUND A TRACE OF ICE.

* TIMING...PRECIPITATION WILL TRANSITION TO LIGHT FREEZING RAIN
AND SLEET...AND THEN SNOW BEFORE ENDING EARLY THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING ICE AND SNOW WILL CREATE SLIPPERY
ROADWAYS AND HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY ON
UNTREATED ROADWAYS.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING TO NEAR 30.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW SLEET OR FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

http://www.noaa.gov/