JOHNSTON, RI
weather center
Winter Storm Warning  
issued 4:58 am EST on February 1, 2015  
WarningSum:...Winter Storm Warning Remains In Effect From 9 Pm This Evening To 1 Am Est Tuesday... * locations...includes most of Massachusetts and Rhode Island away  from the immediate south coasts. The warning also includes northern Connecticut. * Hazard types...heavy snow. * Accumulations...snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches across Rhode Island and southeast Massachusetts...and around a foot in northern Connecticut and the rest of Massachusetts. * Timing...snow develops before midnight across western Massachusetts and northern Connecticut and after midnight across eastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Snow will fall heavy at times Monday morning at 1 to 2 inches per hour...impacting the morning rush hour. The snow may mix with or briefly change to sleet across Rhode Island and southeast Massachusetts around midday. * Winds...north 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. * Impacts...hazardous travel is expected with snow covered roads and poor visibility. Blowing and drifting snow also expected... especially along the coast. * Winds...north 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph closer to the coast. * Visibilities...one quarter mile or less at times. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Storm Warning is issued when an average of 6 or more inches of snow is expected in a 12 hour period...or for 8 or more inches in a 24 hour period. Travel will be slow at best on well treated surfaces...and quite difficult on any unplowed or untreated surfaces.
now temp
13.6°
hi 13.6°
lo 10.2°
humidity
72%
dew point
6.3°
winds
calm
barometer
30.19 steady
month rain
0.00 in
updated
2/1/15
6:33am


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