Weather Update 12/16/20

Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service State College PA
420 AM EST Wed Dec 16 2020

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Including the cities of Johnstown, Altoona, Huntingdon,
Mount Union, Lewistown, Mifflintown, Somerset, Bedford,
McConnellsburg, Chambersburg, Newport, Harrisburg, Hershey,
Lebanon, Carlisle, Gettysburg, York, and Lancaster
420 AM EST Wed Dec 16 2020

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 7 AM EST THURSDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 10 to 20
  inches with the highest totals between Harrisburg, Huntingdon,
  and Lewistown.

* WHERE...Southern Pennsylvania.

* WHEN...From 10 AM today to 7 AM EST Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. The
  hazardous conditions will impact today`s evening commute.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Bands of heavy snow with accumulation rates
  of 2 to 3 inches per hour are likely late today and tonight. The
  heavy snow could mix with sleet for a time tonight, mainly over
  York and Lancaster Counties.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and Pennsylvania
Turnpike Commission strongly encourage motorists to heed all
travel restrictions and delay unnecessary travel as significant
winter weather conditions will make travel very hazardous.

Call 5 1 1 or visit www.511pa.com for the latest travel, roadway
and traffic conditions.

To report snow, post to the NWS State College Facebook page, use
Twitter @NWSStateCollege, or visit weather.gov/ctp.

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