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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 5:22 PM EST on November 26, 2014

Expires 7:00 AM EST on November 27, 2014


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

* locations... Litchfield Hills... Berkshires... southern Vermont...
   eastern Catskills... Mid Hudson valley... Taconics... greater
capital region... Schoharie valley... helderbergs... Lake George
Saratoga region... central and eastern Mohawk Valley.

* Hazard types... heavy snow and some drifting snow.

* Snow accumulations... 8 to 14 inches. Greatest totals expected
across the higher elevations of the Berkshires and southern
greens with 10 to 20 inches.

* Maximum snowfall rates... 1 to 3 inches per hour expected
tonight.

* Timing... the snow will be heaviest prior to midnight... and
then taper to snow showers thereafter.

* Impacts... this storm will significantly impact Holiday
travel... making driving dangerous at times with snow covered
roads and poor visibilities. Isolated power outages will be
possible where the heaviest snow occurs.

* Visibilities... less than one half mile at times.

* Winds... north 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* Temperatures... in the mid 20s to lowers 30s.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of
snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in
an emergency. If you must travel... keep an extra flashlight...
food... and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.





Special Statement

Statement as of 5:56 PM EST on November 26, 2014

Expires 6:00 PM EST on November 26, 2014


... Periods of moderate to heavy snow to continue through this
evening...

Snow... heavy at times... continues over the greater capital
region... eastern Catskills... Mid Hudson valley... Taconics... Lake
George Saratoga region... southeastern Adirondacks... portions of
the Mohawk River valley... and all of western New England. All
areas will see snowfall rates of a half inch to 1 inch per hour
with localized bands of heavy snow yielding brief snow bursts near
2 inches per hour... and near whiteout conditions. Snow totals will
quickly increase... with an additional 1 to 4 inches possible
through 9 PM.

Snow covered roadways will cause slippery driving conditions
accompanied by poor visibilities. Unless an emergency... please do
not travel on the roadways... and if traveling... please keep
emergency supplies in your vehicle.


342 PM EST Wed Nov 26 2014

... Periods of moderate to heavy snow to continue through the
afternoon...

Snow... heavy at times... continues over the greater capital
region... eastern Catskills... Mid Hudson valley... Taconics... Lake
George Saratoga region... southeastern Adirondacks... portions of
the Mohawk River valley... and all of western New England. All
areas will see snowfall rates of a half inch to 1 inch per hour
with localized bands of heavy snow yielding brief snow bursts near
2 inches per hour... and near whiteout conditions. Snow totals will
quickly increase... with an additional 2 to 4 inches possible
through 6 PM.

Snow covered roadways will cause slippery driving conditions
accompanied by poor visibilities. Unless an emergency... please do
not travel on the roadways... and if traveling... please keep
emergency supplies in your vehicle.


Record Report

Statement as of 5:07 PM EST on November 26, 2014


... Record daily snowfall set at Albany NY...

A record daily snowfall total of 5.0 inches was set at Albany NY as
of 5 PM EST. This breaks the old record of 4.9 inches set in 1888.


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 5:47 PM EST on November 26, 2014


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 6
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation
is extended to Highway departments... cooperative observers... Skywarn
spotters and media for these reports. This summary is also available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/Albany

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

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

Connecticut

... Litchfield County...
   New Hartford 5.5 332 PM 11/26 twitter
   Torrington 4.0 340 PM 11/26 twitter
   3 ESE New Milford 4.0 323 PM 11/26 facebook
   Roxbury 3.2 214 PM 11/26 facebook
   Litchfield 3.0 1220 PM 11/26 facebook

Massachusetts

... Berkshire County...
   Lanesborough 10.0 352 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Pittsfield 8.0 358 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Dalton 8.0 318 PM 11/26 facebook
   Becket 8.0 452 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Richmond 6.5 250 PM 11/26 twitter
   Monterey 6.0 155 PM 11/26 facebook
   Peru 5.3 1259 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Mill River 5.0 1250 PM 11/26 facebook
   Adams 5.0 330 PM 11/26 facebook
   Otis 4.5 128 PM 11/26 trained spotter

New York

... Albany County...
   South Berne 6.0 402 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Berne 6.0 345 PM 11/26 wnyt
   Guilderland Center 5.2 354 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   1 NE shakers 5.0 500 PM 11/26 Albany Airport
   Latham 5.0 402 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Cohoes 5.0 411 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Watervliet 5.0 358 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Colonie 4.8 323 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Voorheesville 4.5 420 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Guilderland 4.5 415 PM 11/26 meteorologist
   Fort Hunter 3.8 345 PM 11/26 NWS employee
   1 E North Bethlehem 3.6 430 PM 11/26 NWS employee
   Albany 3.5 458 PM 11/26 spotter
   Slingerlands 3.5 345 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   North Bethlehem 2.3 145 PM 11/26 facebook
   East Berne 2.0 1214 PM 11/26 facebook
   Ravena 1.0 1216 PM 11/26 facebook

... Columbia County...
   Taghkanic 7.5 356 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Austerlitz 7.2 354 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Hillsdale 7.2 415 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   New Lebanon 6.0 310 PM 11/26 wnyt
   Livingston 5.3 432 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Chatham Center 5.0 348 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   West Taghkanic 4.5 200 PM 11/26 facebook
   Stuyvesant 4.0 330 PM 11/26 facebook
   Hudson 3.9 126 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Kinderhook 2.3 1241 PM 11/26 weathernet6

... Dutchess County...
   Pine Plains 12.0 530 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Millbrook 9.0 426 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   La Grange 7.5 423 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Rhinebeck 5.7 430 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Poughkeepsie 5.1 500 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Poughquag 5.0 440 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Red Oaks Mill 5.0 400 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Salt Point 4.0 355 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Hyde Park 3.0 110 PM 11/26 facebook
   Hopewell Junction 3.0 1214 PM 11/26 facebook

... Fulton County...
   Caroga Lake 7.4 506 PM 11/26 facebook
   fishhouse 6.5 345 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Perth 6.0 425 PM 11/26 trained spotter

... Greene County...
   Greenville Center 6.5 338 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Cairo 6.3 409 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   greenvile 6.0 352 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Freehold 6.0 446 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Earlton 6.0 404 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   5 W Catskill 5.5 412 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Durham 5.0 335 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Catskill 5.0 411 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Climax 4.0 341 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Elka Park 3.5 1220 PM 11/26 facebook
   East Jewett 3.1 1215 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Windham 3.0 1221 PM 11/26 facebook
   New Baltimore 3.0 430 PM 11/26 wnyt

... Hamilton County...
   Lake Pleasant 6.0 500 PM 11/26 spotter
   Wells 5.5 425 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   inlet 2.0 445 PM 11/26 trained spotter

... Herkimer County...
   Columbia Center 6.5 404 PM 11/26 facebook

... Montgomery County...
   Hessville 6.6 356 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Fonda 6.0 357 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Amsterdam 5.5 404 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Stone Ridge 4.8 412 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   1 SSW blue corners 3.0 200 PM 11/26 facebook
   Tribes Hill 2.0 106 PM 11/26 facebook

... Rensselaer County...
   Taborton 7.0 515 PM 11/26 wnyt 1850 feet
   Buskirk 6.0 406 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Schaghticoke 5.3 407 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Troy 5.2 354 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Speigletown 5.0 348 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Center Brunswick 4.8 333 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Averill Park 4.5 345 PM 11/26 wnyt
   Hoosick Falls 4.5 419 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Nassau 4.0 346 PM 11/26 facebook
   Hampton Manor 3.0 320 PM 11/26 facebook
   Berlin 2.0 1222 PM 11/26 facebook
   Schaghticoke Hill 1.5 1228 PM 11/26 meteorologist

... Saratoga County...
   Porter Corners 8.3 415 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Schuylerville 6.0 430 PM 11/26 wnyt
   Gansevoort 6.0 530 PM 11/26 NWS employee
   hickeys corners 5.5 509 PM 11/26 retired NWS emp.
   Hadley 5.0 335 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Charlton 5.0 333 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   2 S Clifton Park 5.0 452 PM 11/26 NWS employee
   Burnt Hills 4.0 432 PM 11/26 facebook
   Clifton Park 4.0 325 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Wilton 4.0 245 PM 11/26 facebook
   Malta 4.0 318 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Saratoga Springs 4.0 407 PM 11/26 weathernet6

... Schenectady County...
   Niskayuna 5.8 415 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   1 NNW Niskayuna 5.1 440 PM 11/26 NWS employee
   Scotia 5.0 418 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   1 SSW aqueduct 4.3 320 PM 11/26 NWS employee
   Schenectady - ge plo 4.0 330 PM 11/26 NWS employee
   1 NNE Hawthorne Hill 4.0 509 PM 11/26 NWS employee
   East Glenville 4.0 508 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Rotterdam 4.0 321 PM 11/26 facebook
   Delanson 1.5 354 PM 11/26 weathernet6

... Schoharie County...
   Jefferson 6.5 413 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Huntersland 6.2 339 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Esperance 6.0 414 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Summit 6.0 336 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Charlotteville 5.8 344 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Middleburgh 5.5 335 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Richmondville 5.5 338 PM 11/26 weathernet6

... Ulster County...
   Ulster Heights 6.0 315 PM 11/26 facebook
   Willow 6.0 453 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Milton 5.0 1249 PM 11/26 facebook
   Saugerties 4.5 410 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Highland 3.5 345 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Esopus 3.5 315 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Woodstock 3.3 245 PM 11/26 public
   2 N Esopus 3.0 1219 PM 11/26 facebook
   Rosendale 2.0 1214 PM 11/26 facebook

... Warren County...
   Warrensburg 7.5 332 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Brant Lake 7.0 343 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Lake Luzerne 6.8 500 PM 11/26 facebook
   Bolton Landing 5.5 315 PM 11/26 wnyt
   Queensbury 5.5 317 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   North Creek 5.5 400 PM 11/26 facebook
   Thurman 3.5 140 PM 11/26 facebook

... Washington County...
   Fort Edward 2.0 148 PM 11/26 Emergency Mngr

Vermont

... Bennington County...
   Woodford 8.5 334 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   East Arlington 5.0 427 PM 11/26 weathernet6
   Stamford 3.0 1236 PM 11/26 broadcast media
   Bromley Village 1.0 1251 PM 11/26 facebook

... Windham County...
   West Halifax 8.0 500 PM 11/26 facebook
   Whitingham 8.0 436 PM 11/26 facebook
   West Wardsboro 7.0 527 PM 11/26 twitter
   Windham 6.5 430 PM 11/26 facebook
   Marlboro 6.4 330 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   East Dummerston 6.0 400 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   South Newfane 5.5 434 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Wardsboro 5.0 320 PM 11/26 twitter
   Guilford 3.5 155 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Wilmington 3.0 1245 PM 11/26 facebook


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