Western Rutland Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 4:44 AM EST Feb. 25, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 7 PM EST this
evening...

* what... mixed precipitation expected. Total snow and sleet accumulations
of 1 to 3 inches and ice accumulations of around one tenth are
expected.

* Where... Essex, Caledonia, Washington, Orange, Rutland and
Windsor counties.

* When... until 7 PM EST this evening.

* Additional details... the ice will result in difficult travel
conditions. Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times.

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. Please allow extra time if travel is necessary.




Special Statement
Issued: 11:09 AM EST Feb. 25, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Mixed precipitation will continue to affect Vermont...

Expect mixed precipitation across Vermont through the early to mid
afternoon hours. For areas west of the Green Mountains
snow... sleet... and freezing rain are expected. Spotter reports
indicate freezing rain over northwest Vermont is causing slippery
travel conditions. For areas east of the Green Mountains the
precipitation will mainly be in the form of snow and sleet with a
little light freezing rain mixing in. Snow and sleet
accumulations will generally be in the 1 to 3 inch range and
slippery travel conditions are expected. The precipitation will be
tapering off later this afternoon and temperatures will gradually
be warming above the freezing mark. Until then... use caution when
traveling across Vermont.


Evenson