Saturday, January 12, 2008

Jon to Old Man Winter: "Took ya long enough..."

410 PM EST SAT JAN 12 2008

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING.

SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SUNDAY EVENING AND INCREASE IN
INTENSITY SUNDAY NIGHT. THE SNOW MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY MONDAY BEFORE TAPERING OFF MONDAY
AFTERNOON. THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR 6 TO 12 INCHES OF SNOWFALL
BY THE TIME THE SNOW ENDS. THERE IS STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY AS TO
THE SNOW AMOUNTS...DEPENDING ON THE TRACK THE STORM TAKES.

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.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA ALL HAZARDS WEATHER RADIO OR VISIT OUR WEB
SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/NYC FOR FURTHER DETAILS AND UPDATES.

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