Southwestern St. Lawrence Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 3:41 AM EST Jan. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 1 am EST

* what... mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulations a
dusting to 3 inches, with the heaviest amounts over the Saint
Lawrence valley and far northern Vermont. Ice accumulations of
up to one tenth of an inch expected, with the highest
accumulations east of the Green Mountains. Localized wind gusts
up to 40 mph possible, especially Champlain Valley.

* Where... northern New York and all of Vermont.

* When... light snow will continue across northern New York and
spread into the mountains of central and northern Vermont this
morning, before changing to a wintry mix by late this afternoon.
A widespread rain develops tonight with areas of freezing rain
expected, due to very cold surface temperatures.

* Additional details... plan on snow covered and slippery roads
across northern New York into parts of northern Vermont
impacting the morning commute. Meanwhile, rain falling on very
cold pavement temperatures will cause hazardous driving
conditions areawide late this afternoon into the overnight

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

Please allow extra time if travel is necessary.