Eastern Rensselaer Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Wind Chill Advisory
Statement as of 10:07 AM EST on January 30, 2015

...Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect from 6 PM this evening to 11 am EST Saturday...

* locations...Litchfield County...Berkshires...greater capital region...Schoharie valley...Mid Hudson valley...Taconics and the eastern Catskills.

* Hazard types...dangerous wind chills.

* Wind chill...as low as 15 to 25 degrees below.

* Timing...tonight through Saturday morning.

* Winds...northwesterly 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Low temperatures...in the single digits to 5 degrees below zero.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Chill Advisory means that very cold air and strong winds will combine to generate low wind chills. This will result in frost bite and lead to hypothermia if precautions are not taken. If you must venture outdoors...make sure you wear a hat and gloves.

Special Statement
Statement as of 11:10 AM EST on January 30, 2015

...Periods of light to moderate snow into the early afternoon across extreme eastern New York and western New England...

Snow will continue over the greater capital region...Mid Hudson valley...Taconics...Lake George region...northwest Connecticut... Berkshires and southern Vermont prior to 1 PM. The heaviest snow will fall across the eastern capital district...northern Taconics...southern Vermont...and Berkshires where an additional 1 to 2 inches are possible. Elsewhere...expect a half an inch to an inch.

Roads are likely to be snow covered and slippery. If you are out today driving or walking...allow a little extra time to reach your destination and exercise caution.

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 11:54 am EST on January 30, 2015

The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 8 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... Salisbury 1.8 955 am 1/30 facebook Roxbury 1.5 955 am 1/30 facebook North Canaan 1.3 700 am 1/30 dept of highways Litchfield 0.8 700 am 1/30 dept of highways Winchester Center 0.8 700 am 1/30 dept of highways Thomaston 0.5 700 am 1/30 dept of highways

Massachusetts

...Berkshire County... Pittsfield 2.0 655 am 1/30 weathernet6 Lanesborough 2.0 519 am 1/30 weathernet6 Clarksburg 1.8 422 am 1/30 weathernet6

New York

...Albany County... 1 ENE McKownville 3.7 1056 am 1/30 NWS office Altamont 3.0 408 am 1/30 weathernet6 Boght Corners 3.0 1145 am 1/30 spotter Latham 2.9 925 am 1/30 weathernet6 1 E North Bethlehem 2.7 1045 am 1/30 spotter Cohoes 1.5 542 am 1/30 weathernet6

...Columbia County... Kinderhook 3.1 916 am 1/30 weathernet6 Austerlitz 2.0 641 am 1/30 weathernet6 Livingston 2.0 629 am 1/30 weathernet6 Germantown 1.5 612 am 1/30 weathernet6 Ancramdale 0.9 444 am 1/30 weathernet6

...Dutchess County... Hyde Park 4.5 1030 am 1/30 facebook Rhinebeck 4.0 1100 am 1/30 trained spotter Red Oaks Mill 2.2 525 am 1/30 trained spotter Red Hook 2.0 730 am 1/30 trained spotter

...Fulton County... Broadalbin 0.4 621 am 1/30 weathernet6

...Greene County... Durham 3.5 1005 am 1/30 weathernet6 Ashland 3.0 517 am 1/30 weathernet6 Halcott Center 3.0 627 am 1/30 weathernet6 West Kill 2.0 519 am 1/30 weathernet6 Platte clove 1.1 600 am 1/30 co-op observer Greenville Center 1.0 619 am 1/30 weathernet6 Catskill 0.8 426 am 1/30 weathernet6 greenvile 0.2 400 am 1/30 weathernet6

...Hamilton County... Hoffmeister 5.0 630 am 1/30 weathernet6 Wells 2.8 657 am 1/30 weathernet6 Long Lake 1.0 437 am 1/30 facebook

...Montgomery County... Amsterdam 1.8 440 am 1/30 weathernet6 Palatine Bridge 1.5 407 am 1/30 weathernet6 Hessville 1.2 659 am 1/30 weathernet6

...Rensselaer County... Brunswick 3.0 1010 am 1/30 facebook Sycaway 2.6 900 am 1/30 NWS employee Grafton 2.0 553 am 1/30 weathernet6 Troy 2.0 619 am 1/30 weathernet6

...Saratoga County... Gansevoort 3.2 1125 am 1/30 NWS employee Clifton Park 2.0 927 am 1/30 facebook 2 S Clifton Park cen 2.0 901 am 1/30 NWS employee Saratoga Springs 2.0 537 am 1/30 weathernet6 Milton 1.8 413 am 1/30 weathernet6 Corinth 0.9 637 am 1/30 facebook

...Schenectady County... Duanesburg 2.0 522 am 1/30 weathernet6 1 SSW aqueduct 0.8 550 am 1/30 NWS employee Schenectady - ge plo 0.8 800 am 1/30 NWS employee

...Schoharie County... Jefferson 2.8 537 am 1/30 weathernet6 North Blenheim 1.0 719 am 1/30 weathernet6

...Ulster County... Highmount 4.0 628 am 1/30 weathernet6 Lomontville 3.0 935 am 1/30 facebook Shokan 3.0 926 am 1/30 trained spotter Highland 2.9 540 am 1/30 trained spotter New Paltz 2.5 1008 am 1/30 trained spotter Saugerties 2.0 548 am 1/30 weathernet6 Phoenicia 1.0 517 am 1/30 weathernet6

...Warren County... Lake Luzerne 2.2 442 am 1/30 weathernet6 Warrensburg 1.0 525 am 1/30 weathernet6

...Washington County... Hebron 3.5 534 am 1/30 weathernet6 Hudson Falls 1.5 436 am 1/30 weathernet6

Vermont

...Bennington County... West Arlington 3.5 415 am 1/30 weathernet6 Manchester 2.0 924 am 1/30 facebook Landgrove 1.2 608 am 1/30 weathernet6

...Windham County... Brattleboro 1.9 712 am 1/30 facebook

**********************24 hour snowfall**********************

Location 24 hour time/date comments snowfall of /inches/ measurement

Connecticut

...Litchfield County... Norfolk 1.6 800 am 1/30 co-op observer Bakersville 0.8 700 am 1/30 co-op observer Thomaston dam 0.7 700 am 1/30 co-op observer

Massachusetts

...Berkshire County... NNE Stockbridge 0.9 600 am 1/30 cocorahs

New York

...Albany County... 3 SW Glenmont 1.3 700 am 1/30 cocorahs Alcove dam 1.0 730 am 1/30 co-op observer Albany Intl ap 1.0 651 am 1/30 ASOS NWS Albany 0.8 700 am 1/30 cocorahs

...Dutchess County... 2 ESE wappingers fal 3.0 700 am 1/30 cocorahs 4 SSE Poughkeepsie 2.2 500 am 1/30 cocorahs 3 se Millbrook 1.9 700 am 1/30 cocorahs 2 SSE Hopewell junct 1.8 700 am 1/30 cocorahs

...Fulton County... 7 NW Gloversville 2.6 700 am 1/30 co-op observer Northville 1.0 840 am 1/30 co-op observer

...Greene County... residence within 1.6 600 am 1/30 co-op observer 1 E Greenville 1.0 700 am 1/30 cocorahs

...Hamilton County... 10 SSW Speculator 3.0 600 am 1/30 cocorahs 2 SW Indian Lake 1.7 730 am 1/30 co-op observer

...Rensselaer County... 3 NE Troy 2.0 700 am 1/30 cocorahs Brunswick 1.6 700 am 1/30 co-op observer Troy 0.9 700 am 1/30 co-op observer 1 NE Melrose 0.3 700 am 1/30 co-op observer

...Saratoga County... 1 WNW Gansevoort 2.5 630 am 1/30 cocorahs 3 S Clifton Park 1.9 700 am 1/30 cocorahs 1 S Saratoga Springs 1.8 600 am 1/30 cocorahs Saratoga Springs 1.7 700 am 1/30 co-op observer 5 WNW Ballston Spa 1.5 700 am 1/30 cocorahs

...Schenectady County... Delanson 2.0 700 am 1/30 co-op observer Niskayuna 1.7 700 am 1/30 co-op observer

...Schoharie County... Schoharie 1.2 630 am 1/30 co-op observer 7 N North Blenheim 1.0 800 am 1/30 co-op observer 2 ESE Cobleskill 0.5 735 am 1/30 co-op observer

...Ulster County... 1 NE Ruby 2.5 700 am 1/30 cocorahs 2 WNW Rosendale vill 2.5 700 am 1/30 cocorahs 1 W Kingston 1.9 700 am 1/30 cocorahs Phoenicia 2sw 1.0 600 am 1/30 co-op observer

...Warren County... Lake Luzerne 2.3 600 am 1/30 co-op observer

Vermont

...Windham County... Ball Mountain lake 1.0 700 am 1/30 co-op observer Marlboro 1.0 700 am 1/30 co-op observer