Northern Franklin Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 3:06 PM EST Jan. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning in effect until 4 PM EST Sunday...

* what... heavy snow and blowing snow expected. Total snow
accumulations of 8 to 12 inches expected.

* Where... the St. Lawrence Valley of northern New York.

* When... until 4 PM EST Sunday.

* Additional details... snow will increase in intensity overnight,
with snowfall rates in excess of 1 inch per hour expected early
Sunday morning. Temperatures will be near or below zero during
the snowfall, with dangerously cold wind chills of 10 to 20
below zero. Areas of blowing snow are expected on Sunday. Slow
travel is expected, especially tonight through Sunday morning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous. If you must travel,
keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case
of an emergency.