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Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 4:21 PM EST Jan. 16, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory now in effect from 1 PM Tuesday to
7 am EST Wednesday...

* locations... include portions of western and central
Massachusetts... including the Metro areas of Springfield and
Worcester.

* Hazard types... include snow... sleet... and freezing rain.

* Accumulations... snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches... along with
up to one tenth of an inch of ice accretion.

* Timing... late afternoon Tuesday into early Wednesday.

* Impacts... wintry precipitation will likely result in hazardous
travel conditions on untreated roads... especially bridges...
and overpasses. Parking lots and sidewalks will become
slippery as well.

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.





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