Northern Queens Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 12:29 PM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory in effect until 10 PM EST this
evening...

* what... wet snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 5
inches expected. Snowfall rates of 1 inch per hour possible.
Winds gusting as high as 45 mph.

* Where... portions of northeast New Jersey and southeast New
York.

* When... until 10 PM EST this evening.

* Additional details... plan on slippery Road conditions. The
hazardous conditions will impact the evening commute. Gusty
winds could bring down tree branches.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads
and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

Check local Department of Transportation information services for
the latest Road conditions.





Coastal Flood Statement
Issued: 2:28 PM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

* locations... vulnerable coastal locales along northern Queens

* tidal departure... 3 to 3 1/2 ft above astronomical tides.

* Coastal flood impacts... brief minor flooding of the most
vulnerable locations near the Waterfront and shoreline.

* Timing... around the times of high tide tonight.






Special Weather Statement
Issued: 2:23 PM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... An area of heavy snow will affect southern Fairfield... Hudson...
Passaic... Union... Bergen... Essex... South central Orange... Queens...
Richmond... Bronx... Kings... Rockland... southern Westchester...
Suffolk... New York (manhattan) and Nassau counties...

At 221 PM EST, an area of heavy snow was located along a line
extending from near Alpha to Sheepshead Bay to 6 miles east of Robert
Moses State Park. Movement was northeast at 30 mph.

Locations impacted include...
Islip, Newark, Jersey City, Jamaica, Yonkers, Paterson, Elizabeth,
Stamford, Flatbush, Norwalk, New Rochelle, Flushing, Passaic, Bayonne
and Brentwood.

Visibilities will drop quickly to less than a quarter of a mile in
this area of heavy snow. Snowfall rates will average between 1 and
2 inches an hour. Travel will be difficult and should be avoided
where possible.

Icy roads are possible as the snow melts on the roads then quickly
refreezes.

Lat... Lon 4060 7446 4091 7427 4100 7430 4104 7450
      4109 7450 4123 7434 4112 7323 4100 7361
      4085 7376 4084 7375 4095 7349 4091 7322
      4098 7312 4099 7264 4110 7241 4104 7220
      4110 7207 4077 7270 4062 7322 4056 7392
time... Mot... loc 1921z 236deg 28kt 4070 7513 4060 7393 4061 7314


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223 PM EST Thu Nov 15 2018

... An area of heavy snow will affect southern Fairfield... Hudson...
Passaic... Union... Bergen... Essex... South central Orange... Queens...
Richmond... Bronx... Kings... Rockland... southern Westchester...
Suffolk... New York (manhattan) and Nassau counties...

At 221 PM EST, an area of heavy snow was located along a line
extending from near Alpha to Sheepshead Bay to 6 miles east of Robert
Moses State Park. Movement was northeast at 30 mph.

Locations impacted include...
Islip, Newark, Jersey City, Jamaica, Yonkers, Paterson, Elizabeth,
Stamford, Flatbush, Norwalk, New Rochelle, Flushing, Passaic, Bayonne
and Brentwood.

Visibilities will drop quickly to less than a quarter of a mile in
this area of heavy snow. Snowfall rates will average between 1 and
2 inches an hour. Travel will be difficult and should be avoided
where possible.

Icy roads are possible as the snow melts on the roads then quickly
refreezes.

Lat... Lon 4060 7446 4091 7427 4100 7430 4104 7450
      4109 7450 4123 7434 4112 7323 4100 7361
      4085 7376 4084 7375 4095 7349 4091 7322
      4098 7312 4099 7264 4110 7241 4104 7220
      4110 7207 4077 7270 4062 7322 4056 7392
time... Mot... loc 1921z 236deg 28kt 4070 7513 4060 7393 4061 7314


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Coastal Flood Statement
Issued: 2:28 PM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

* locations... vulnerable coastal locales along northern Queens

* tidal departure... 3 to 3 1/2 ft above astronomical tides.

* Coastal flood impacts... brief minor flooding of the most
vulnerable locations near the Waterfront and shoreline.

* Timing... around the times of high tide tonight.