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  • Winter Storm Warning for Albany County, New York
  • Winter Storm Warning issued November 26 at 10:03PM EST until November 27 at 7:00AM EST by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, November 26, 2014 at 10:03 p.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, November 27, 2014 at 7 a.m.
  • ...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...HAMILTON COUNTY AND THE MOHAWK VALLEY.
    * HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW AND SOME DRIFTING SNOW.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...8 TO 14 INCHES...EXCEPT 5 TO 12 INCHES IN
    THE WESTERN MOHAWK VALLEY AND SOUTHERN ADIRONDACKS. 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...
    DECREASING TO LESS THAN A HALF INCH PER HOUR BETWEEN MIDNIGHT
    AND 2 AM.
    * TIMING...THE SNOW WILL BE HEAVIEST PRIOR TO MIDNIGHT...AND
    THEN TAPER TO LIGHT SNOW 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...IMPROVING TO
    GREATER THAN 2 MILES AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    * WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
    * TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 20S TO LOWERS 30S.