Severe Weather Alerts - Walker Valley, NY

  • Winter Storm Watch

    Winter Storm Watch in effect from Monday, 1:00 PM EST until Wednesday, 1:00 AM EST. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBANY HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
TUESDAY NIGHT.

* LOCATIONS...THE SCHOHARIE VALLEY...EASTERN CATSKILLS...GREATER
CAPITAL REGION...THE LAKE GEORGE SARATOGA REGION...TACONICS...MID
HUDSON VALLEY OF EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...SOUTHERN
VERMONT...WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS...AND NORTHWEST CONNECTICUT.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...RANGING FROM 7 TO 10 INCHES ACROSS THE
SOUTHEAST ADIRONDACKS AND LAKE GEORGE SARATOGA REGION...TO
AROUND 20 INCHES ACROSS THE LITCHFIELD HILLS...WITH MOST AREAS
RECEIVING BETWEEN 8 AND 16 INCHES.

* MAXIMUM SNOWFALL RATES...2 TO 3 INCHES PER HOUR.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL OVERSPREAD THE REGION FROM SOUTHWEST TO
NORTHEAST MONDAY AFTERNOON...AND WILL CONTINUE HEAVY AT TIMES
MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY...BEFORE GRADUALLY TAPERING OFF LATE
TUESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...TREACHEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW COVERED
ROADWAYS AND POOR VISIBILITIES. BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL
ALSO BE LIKELY. SOME ROADS MAY BECOME IMPASSABLE.

* WINDS...NORTH TO NORTHEAST AT 15 TO 25 MPH...WITH SOME GUSTS UP
TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...MAINLY IN THE TEENS MONDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...AND
IN THE TEENS TO LOWER 20S TUESDAY.

* VISIBILITIES...FREQUENTLY BELOW ONE HALF OF A MILE IN FALLING
AND BLOWING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

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