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Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 12:30 PM EST Jan. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning in effect until 11 am EST Wednesday...

* what... heavy snow expected. Plan on difficult travel conditions,
including during the morning commute on Wednesday. Snow
accumulations of 5 to 7 inches are expected.

* Where... southern Poconos.

* When... through Wednesday morning. Periods of light snow will
continue through the evening commute. The snow will become heavy
at times during the mid to late evening and continue through
daybreak Wednesday morning. Snowfall rates greater than 1 inch
per hour are possible during peak intensity. The snow will
quickly taper off from west to east during the mid morning.

* Additional details... be prepared for significant reductions in
visibility at times tonight. Expect significant impacts on
travel for the Wednesday morning commute with roads being snow
covered.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keep an extra
flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. The latest Road conditions for the state you are
calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.





Public Information Statement
Issued: 9:15 AM EST Jan. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

The following are unofficial snowfall observations taken this
morning. Appreciation is extended to Highway departments, cooperative
observers, Skywarn spotters and media for these reports. This summary
also is available on our home Page at our home Page at
weather.Gov/phi

********************storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Pennsylvania

... Chester County...
   New London 0.3 909 am 1/16 phillywx

... Lehigh County...
   Lehigh Valley Intl a 0.1 700 am 1/16 ASOS/AWOS

... Montgomery County...
   Graterford 0.1 909 am 1/16 trained spotter

... Philadelphia County...
   Philadelphia Intl Ai T 845 am 1/16 ASOS/AWOS


**********************24 hour snowfall**********************

Location 24 hour time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Pennsylvania

... Berks County...
   2 SW Mohrsville 0.6 730 am 1/16 cocorahs
   Hamburg 0.5 700 am 1/16 cocorahs
   4 SW reading 0.4 700 am 1/16 cocorahs
   2 ESE Fleetwood 0.3 730 am 1/16 cocorahs
   5 SW Alburtis 0.1 700 am 1/16 cocorahs

... Carbon County...
   3 WSW Lehighton 0.4 700 am 1/16 cocorahs

... Chester County...
   3 W West Grove 0.1 700 am 1/16 cocorahs

... Lehigh County...
   3 SW Schnecksville 0.2 700 am 1/16 cocorahs


*****metadata*****
:1/16/2018, 909 am, PA, Chester, New London, , , 39.78261, -75.87550, snow, 0.3, inch, social media, phillywx
:1/16/2018, 700 am, PA, Lehigh, Lehigh Valley Intl Airport, , , 40.65200, -75.44000, snow, 0.1, inch, ASOS/AWOS,
:1/16/2018, 909 am, PA, Montgomery, Graterford, , , 40.22566, -75.45462, snow, 0.1, inch, trained spotter,
:1/16/2018, 845 am, PA, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Intl Airport, , , 39.89000, -75.25000, snow, T, inch, ASOS/AWOS,
:1/16/2018, 730 am, PA, Berks, Mohrsville, 2, SW, 40.45150, -76.00700, snow_24, 0.6, inch, cocorahs,
:1/16/2018, 700 am, PA, Berks, Hamburg, , , 40.56645, -75.98617, snow_24, 0.5, inch, cocorahs,
:1/16/2018, 700 am, PA, Berks, reading, 4, SW, 40.31625, -75.98866, snow_24, 0.4, inch, cocorahs,
:1/16/2018, 730 am, PA, Berks, Fleetwood, 2, ESE, 40.44292, -75.78721, snow_24, 0.3, inch, cocorahs,
:1/16/2018, 700 am, PA, Berks, Alburtis, 5, SW, 40.46515, -75.66817, snow_24, 0.1, inch, cocorahs,
:1/16/2018, 700 am, PA, Carbon, Lehighton, 3, WSW, 40.81193, -75.77358, snow_24, 0.4, inch, cocorahs,
:1/16/2018, 700 am, PA, Chester, West Grove, 3, W, 39.82050, -75.87820, snow_24, 0.1, inch, cocorahs,
:1/16/2018, 700 am, PA, Lehigh, Schnecksville, 3, SW, 40.64739, -75.65051, snow_24, 0.2, inch, cocorahs,


Gaines

915 am EST Tue Jan 16 2018

The following are unofficial snowfall observations taken this
morning. Appreciation is extended to Highway departments, cooperative
observers, Skywarn spotters and media for these reports. This summary
also is available on our home Page at our home Page at
weather.Gov/phi

********************storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Pennsylvania

... Chester County...
   New London 0.3 909 am 1/16 phillywx

... Lehigh County...
   Lehigh Valley Intl a 0.1 700 am 1/16 ASOS/AWOS

... Montgomery County...
   Graterford 0.1 909 am 1/16 trained spotter

... Philadelphia County...
   Philadelphia Intl Ai T 845 am 1/16 ASOS/AWOS


**********************24 hour snowfall**********************

Location 24 hour time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Pennsylvania

... Berks County...
   2 SW Mohrsville 0.6 730 am 1/16 cocorahs
   Hamburg 0.5 700 am 1/16 cocorahs
   4 SW reading 0.4 700 am 1/16 cocorahs
   2 ESE Fleetwood 0.3 730 am 1/16 cocorahs
   5 SW Alburtis 0.1 700 am 1/16 cocorahs

... Carbon County...
   3 WSW Lehighton 0.4 700 am 1/16 cocorahs

... Chester County...
   3 W West Grove 0.1 700 am 1/16 cocorahs

... Lehigh County...
   3 SW Schnecksville 0.2 700 am 1/16 cocorahs


*****metadata*****
:1/16/2018, 909 am, PA, Chester, New London, , , 39.78261, -75.87550, snow, 0.3, inch, social media, phillywx
:1/16/2018, 700 am, PA, Lehigh, Lehigh Valley Intl Airport, , , 40.65200, -75.44000, snow, 0.1, inch, ASOS/AWOS,
:1/16/2018, 909 am, PA, Montgomery, Graterford, , , 40.22566, -75.45462, snow, 0.1, inch, trained spotter,
:1/16/2018, 845 am, PA, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Intl Airport, , , 39.89000, -75.25000, snow, T, inch, ASOS/AWOS,
:1/16/2018, 730 am, PA, Berks, Mohrsville, 2, SW, 40.45150, -76.00700, snow_24, 0.6, inch, cocorahs,
:1/16/2018, 700 am, PA, Berks, Hamburg, , , 40.56645, -75.98617, snow_24, 0.5, inch, cocorahs,
:1/16/2018, 700 am, PA, Berks, reading, 4, SW, 40.31625, -75.98866, snow_24, 0.4, inch, cocorahs,
:1/16/2018, 730 am, PA, Berks, Fleetwood, 2, ESE, 40.44292, -75.78721, snow_24, 0.3, inch, cocorahs,
:1/16/2018, 700 am, PA, Berks, Alburtis, 5, SW, 40.46515, -75.66817, snow_24, 0.1, inch, cocorahs,
:1/16/2018, 700 am, PA, Carbon, Lehighton, 3, WSW, 40.81193, -75.77358, snow_24, 0.4, inch, cocorahs,
:1/16/2018, 700 am, PA, Chester, West Grove, 3, W, 39.82050, -75.87820, snow_24, 0.1, inch, cocorahs,
:1/16/2018, 700 am, PA, Lehigh, Schnecksville, 3, SW, 40.64739, -75.65051, snow_24, 0.2, inch, cocorahs,


Gaines