Rensselaer County, New York
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Freezing Rain Advisory
NYZ038-040-047>054-058>061-063>066-181200-
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SOUTHERN HERKIMER-MONTGOMERY-SCHOHARIE-WESTERN SCHENECTADY-
EASTERN SCHENECTADY-SOUTHERN SARATOGA-WESTERN ALBANY-
EASTERN ALBANY-WESTERN RENSSELAER-EASTERN RENSSELAER-
WESTERN GREENE-EASTERN GREENE-WESTERN COLUMBIA-EASTERN COLUMBIA-
WESTERN ULSTER-EASTERN ULSTER-WESTERN DUTCHESS-EASTERN DUTCHESS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ILION...HERKIMER...LITTLE FALLS...
MOHAWK...FRANKFORT...DOLGEVILLE...AMSTERDAM...COBLESKILL...
BREAKABEEN...GILBOA...LIVINGSTONVILLE...MIDDLEBURGH...
NORTH BLENHEIM...JEFFERSON...MARIAVILLE...DELANSON...DUANESBURG...
SCHENECTADY...ROTTERDAM...BURNT HILLS...BALLSTON SPA...
MECHANICVILLE...CLIFTON PARK...WATERFORD...WESTERLO...ALTAMONT...
BERNE...KNOX...PRESTON HOLLOW...ALBANY...TROY...BERLIN...
EAGLE BRIDGE...HOOSICK FALLS...STEPHENTOWN...HUNTER...
TANNERSVILLE...WINDHAM...PRATTSVILLE...CATSKILL...COXSACKIE...
ATHENS...CAIRO...JEFFERSON HEIGHTS...HUDSON...NEW LEBANON...
ELLENVILLE...WOODSTOCK...WEST HURLEY...WEST SHOKAN...KERHONKSON...
NAPANOCH...SUNDOWN...KINGSTON...NEW PALTZ...POUGHKEEPSIE...
BEACON...ARLINGTON...PAWLING...WINGDALE...DOVER PLAINS...
MILLBROOK...STANFORDVILLE...PINE PLAINS...AMENIA
408 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...MID HUDSON VALLEY...EASTERN CATSKILLS AND
HELDERBERGS...MOHAWK VALLEY...CAPITAL REGION...AND TACONICS.

* HAZARD TYPES...FREEZING RAIN...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH SOME SNOW
OR SLEET AT TIMES.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...ICE ACCRETION OF A TRACE TO UP TO ONE TENTH
OF AN INCH IN THE VALLEYS...AND ONE TENTH TO ONE QUARTER OF AN
INCH ACROSS HIGHER ELEVATIONS. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS OF UP TO
ONE THIRD OF AN INCH POSSIBLE ACROSS HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

* TIMING...A MIX OF FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND RAIN MAY
OCCASIONALLY MIX WITH SNOW AT TIMES CLOSE TO AND NORTH OF
INTERSTATE 90 THIS EVENING BEFORE TAPERING OFF AS FREEZING
DRIZZLE OR DRIZZLE TOWARD DAYBREAK.

* IMPACTS...ICE AND SLUSH COVERED ROADWAYS WILL MAKE FOR HAZARDOUS
TRAVEL. UNTREATED WALKWAYS...DRIVEWAYS AND SIDEWALKS WILL BE
VERY SLIPPERY. ISOLATED TO SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES ARE POSSIBLE
IN AREAS THAT RECEIVE THE MOST SIGNIFICANT FREEZING RAIN.
ADDITIONAL ICING MAY STILL OCCUR EVEN AFTER TEMPERATURES RISE
ABOVE FREEZING.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING INTO THE LOWER 30S THIS EVENING...THEN
HOLDING STEADY OR RISING SLIGHTLY INTO THE LOWER TO MID 30S
BEFORE DAYBREAK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR
FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

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