Thursday, December 20, 2012

The National Weather Service Winter Weather Advisory

The information shown below was provided by the National Weather Service...
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM FRIDAY TO 1 PM EST SATURDAY... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CLEVELAND HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM FRIDAY TO 1 PM EST SATURDAY. * ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW IN GENERAL WITH 6 TO 10 INCHES POSSIBLE ACROSS NORTHERN TRUMBULL AND NORTHERN PORTAGE COUNTIES. *
TIMING...4AM FRIDAY TO 1 PM SATURDAY. * WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH. * IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW IS EXPECTED FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING ACROSS THE AREA. IN ADDITION...STRONG WINDS WILL CAUSE BLOWING AND DRIFTING CAUSING DANGEROUS DRIVING CONDITIONS. * TEMPERATURES...HIGHS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY IN THE MID 30S. * VISIBILITIES...VISIBILITIES WILL BE GREATLY REDUCED FROM SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NORMALLY ISSUED FOR A VARIETY OF WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS SUCH AS LIGHT SNOW... BLOWING SNOW... SLEET... FREEZING RAIN AND WIND CHILLS. WHILE THE WEATHER WILL BE SIGNIFICANT... THE WORD ADVISORY IMPLIES THAT SEVERE WINTER WEATHER IS NOT ANTICIPATED.