Hartford Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 11:33 AM EST die 26o November, anno 2014

...Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 7 am EST Thursday...

* locations...northeast Connecticut...as well as portions of eastern and northeastern Massachusetts.

* Hazard types...heavy snow.

* Accumulations...snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches.

* Timing...heaviest snow and sleet will occur from 1 PM to 8 PM.

* Impacts...this storm will significantly impact Holiday travel making driving dangerous at times. Visibilities in heavy snow expected to be significantly reduced to one quarter mile or less at times.

* Uncertainty...some uncertainty on exact snow amounts given sleet may mix with the snow at times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning is issued when an average of 6 or more inches of snow is expected in a 12 hour period...or for 8 or more inches in a 24 hour period. Travel will be slow at best on well treated surfaces...and quite difficult on any unplowed or untreated surfaces.

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 12:55 PM EST on November 26, 2014

The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 4 hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation is extended to Skywarn spotters...cooperative observers...media and Highway departments for these reports. This summary is also available on our home Page at weather.Gov/Boston

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

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

Massachusetts

...Franklin County... Shelburne 2.2 1143 am 11/26 general public Leyden 2.0 1130 am 11/26 ham radio

...Hampden County... Ludlow 3.0 1226 PM 11/26 trained spotter Westfield 1.0 1210 PM 11/26 trained spotter

...Hampshire County... Southampton 4.0 1225 PM 11/26 public Huntington 2.0 1120 am 11/26 ham radio Ware 1.0 1158 am 11/26 ham radio

...Worcester County... Gardner 2.5 1234 PM 11/26 trained spotter Winchendon 2.0 1147 am 11/26 ham radio Oakham 1.5 1148 am 11/26 ham radio

New Hampshire

...Hillsborough County... New Ipswich 2.4 1235 PM 11/26 spotter New Boston 2.3 1240 PM 11/26 spotter

Rhode Island

...Providence County... North Foster 0.5 1245 PM 11/26 coop observer