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Winter Storm Warning

Status

Event Extended (Both Time and Area) Expired

Start Time

Tue 02/12/2019 04:00 PM EST

End Time

Wed 02/13/2019 10:00 AM EST

Significance

Warning

Impacts

High impact

Headline

...SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL TUESDAY AFTERNOON INTO WEDNESDAY...
.Low pressure over the Mid Mississippi Valley will continue to move into the Great Lakes today. Ahead of it a warm front will lift towards the Northeast and spread snowfall downstream. Snow will start quickly this afternoon into the evening from southwest to northeast, and become heavy at times overnight. A mix with mostly sleet is expected to occur late this evening into Wednesday morning as air warms aloft. The greatest risk for mixing and lower snowfall totals will be over the southern half of New Hampshire. The precipitation will wind down Wednesday morning as the low moves away and drier air moves overhead.

Full Alert Message

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Gray ME 325 AM EST Tue Feb 12 2019 ...SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL TUESDAY AFTERNOON INTO WEDNESDAY... .Low pressure over the Mid Mississippi Valley will continue to move into the Great Lakes today. Ahead of it a warm front will lift towards the Northeast and spread snowfall downstream. Snow will start quickly this afternoon into the evening from southwest to northeast, and become heavy at times overnight. A mix with mostly sleet is expected to occur late this evening into Wednesday morning as air warms aloft. The greatest risk for mixing and lower snowfall totals will be over the southern half of New Hampshire. The precipitation will wind down Wednesday morning as the low moves away and drier air moves overhead. NHZ005>015-121630- /O.UPG.KGYX.WS.A.0004.190212T1800Z-190213T1800Z/ /O.EXB.KGYX.WS.W.0004.190212T2100Z-190213T1500Z/ Southern Grafton-Southern Carroll-Sullivan-Merrimack-Belknap- Strafford-Cheshire-Eastern Hillsborough-Interior Rockingham- Coastal Rockingham-Western And Central Hillsborough- Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth, Holderness, Plymouth, Rumney, Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield, Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, Moultonborough, Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon, Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, Charlestown, Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton, Loudon, Hooksett, Laconia, Gilford, Meredith, Barrington, Rochester, Dover, Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, Madbury, Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry, Jaffrey, Manchester, Pelham, Nashua, Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow, Chester, Derry, Hampstead, Exeter, Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton, Hampton Falls, North Hampton, Seabrook, Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown, Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare 325 AM EST Tue Feb 12 2019 ...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 10 AM EST WEDNESDAY... * WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Significant mixed precipitation is expected late tonight into Wednesday morning as well. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 7 inches and ice accumulations of around one tenth of an inch expected. * WHERE...Portions of central, northern and southern New Hampshire. * WHEN...From 4 PM this afternoon to 10 AM EST Wednesday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult to dangerous. Prepare for snow covered and slippery roads, including during the evening commute today and morning commute Wednesday. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet and ice will make travel very hazardous or impossible. For a more precise forecast for your specific location...go to www.weather.gov/gray. &&