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Severe Storms and Heavy Rainfall From the Plains to the Carolinas

Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms are possible Thursday afternoon across the central and southern High Plains as well Virginia into the eastern Carolinas. Stronger storms may produce heavy to excessive rainfall leading to isolated instances of flash flooding. Heavy rain will also be possible for parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Read More >

To report any snowfall accumulations click here, or call (802)862-2475 and press the star (*) key.
Note: The map above represents the expected average accumulation. Some locations will receive less snow, while others will receive more. Click on the map to zoom in.

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Burlington VT
304 AM EDT Wed Apr 3 2024

NYZ026>028-030-031-034-035-VTZ003-004-006>008-010-016>021-032200-
/O.CON.KBTV.WS.W.0007.240403T1500Z-240405T1000Z/
Northern St. Lawrence-Northern Franklin-Eastern Clinton-
Southern Franklin-Western Clinton-Western Essex-Eastern Essex-
Orleans-Essex-Lamoille-Caledonia-Washington-Orange-
Eastern Franklin-Eastern Chittenden-Eastern Addison-
Eastern Rutland-Western Windsor-Eastern Windsor-
Including the cities of Massena, Norfolk, Fort Covington, Malone,
Champlain, Plattsburgh, Saranac Lake, Tupper Lake, Dannemora, 
Ellenburg, Lake Placid, Newcomb, Port Henry, Ticonderoga, Derby, 
Newport, Island Pond, Lunenburg, Johnson, Stowe, Hardwick, 
St. Johnsbury, Montpelier, Waitsfield, Bradford, Randolph, 
Enosburg Falls, Richford, Richmond, Underhill, Bristol, Ripton, 
East Wallingford, Killington, Bethel, Ludlow, Springfield, 
and White River Junction
304 AM EDT Wed Apr 3 2024

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING
TO 6 AM EDT FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 15
  inches, locally 18 to 24 inches. Winds gusting as high as 50 
  mph prior to heavy snow Wednesday evening.

* WHERE...Portions of northern New York and northeast Vermont.

* WHEN...From 11 AM Wednesday to 6 AM EDT Friday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult. Travel on mountain
  passes may be impossible at times due to localized blizzard and
  whiteout conditions, especially overnight tonight. The 
  hazardous conditions is most likely to impact the Thursday 
  morning commute. Strong winds could cause tree damage.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The heaviest snow is likely to occur
  Wednesday night into Thursday. Snowfall rates could exceed 1
  inch per hour at times. During the afternoon hours, snow 
  accumulations are more likely on grassy surfaces and elevated 
  terrain than on roadways.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency. 

Please allow extra time if travel is necessary.

&&

$$

NYZ029-087-VTZ001-002-005-009-011-032200-
/O.CON.KBTV.WW.Y.0014.240403T1500Z-240405T1000Z/
Southeastern St. Lawrence-Southwestern St. Lawrence-Grand Isle-
Western Franklin-Western Chittenden-Western Addison-
Western Rutland-
Including the cities of South Colton, Star Lake, Ogdensburg, 
Potsdam, Gouverneur, Alburgh, South Hero, St. Albans, Swanton, 
Burlington, Shelburne, Middlebury, Vergennes, Fair Haven, 
and Rutland
304 AM EDT Wed Apr 3 2024

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS
MORNING TO 6 AM EDT FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow and mixed precipitation expected. Total snow 
  accumulations of 4 to 7 inches and ice accumulations of a light 
  glaze. Winds gusting as high as 50 mph prior to wintry 
  precipitation Wednesday evening.

* WHERE...Southeastern St. Lawrence County.

* WHEN...From 11 AM Wednesday to 6 AM EDT Friday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult. The hazardous 
  conditions could impact the Thursday morning. Gusty winds 
  could bring down tree branches.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The heaviest snow is likely to occur 
  Wednesday night into Thursday. In the afternoon, snow 
  accumulations are more likely on grassy surfaces and elevated 
  terrain than on roadways.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling. 

Please allow extra time if travel is necessary.

&&

$$

For more information from the National Weather Service visit
http://weather.gov/btv/winter

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