Northern Berkshire Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 6:28 AM EST Nov. 19, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 6 PM EST this evening...

* locations... Mohawk Valley, capital region, Taconics, Schoharie
valley, eastern Catskills, Mid Hudson valley, Berkshires and
northwest Connecticut.

* Winds... west 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* Timing... into early this evening.

* Impacts... downed trees, tree limbs and power lines. Scattered
power outages are expected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds are forecast to be
31 to 39 mph or gusts will range between 46 and 57 mph. Winds of
these magnitudes may cause minor property damage without extra
precautions. Motorists in high profile vehicles should use
caution until the winds subside.





Special Statement
Issued: 6:02 AM EST Nov. 19, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Winds increasing sharply behind a cold front this morning...

A cold front will quickly move west to east across the forecast
area this morning. The front will be accompanied by a quick
increase in westerly winds gusting to 40-55 mph. The front will
cross the Mohawk Valley and southern Adirondacks 6-7 am, the
Catskills and Hudson Valley 7-8 am, and the Taconics and western
New England 8-9 am. These winds may result in downed trees, limbs,
and power lines. A Wind Advisory remains in effect for portions of
the forecast area through 6 PM today.



602 am EST sun Nov 19 2017

... Winds increasing sharply behind a cold front this morning...

A cold front will quickly move west to east across the forecast
area this morning. The front will be accompanied by a quick
increase in westerly winds gusting to 40-55 mph. The front will
cross the Mohawk Valley and southern Adirondacks 6-7 am, the
Catskills and Hudson Valley 7-8 am, and the Taconics and western
New England 8-9 am. These winds may result in downed trees, limbs,
and power lines. A Wind Advisory remains in effect for portions of
the forecast area through 6 PM today.


Public Information Statement
Issued: 6:12 AM EST Nov. 19, 2017 – National Weather Service

The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 6
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 also is available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/Albany

********************storm total rainfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     rainfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Massachusetts

... Berkshire County...
   2 ESE Williamstown 0.34 545 am 11/19 ASOS
   1 se Stearnsville 0.24 545 am 11/19 ASOS

New York

... Albany County...
   1 NE shakers 0.20 545 am 11/19 ASOS
   1 W Albany 0.09 510 am 11/19 cocorahs

... Dutchess County...
   1 NW New Hackensack 0.26 545 am 11/19 ASOS

... Greene County...
   Halcott Center 0.51 350 am 11/19 weathernet6

... Ulster County...
   West Shokan 0.69 421 am 11/19 weathernet6
   Kingston 0.30 443 am 11/19 weathernet6

... Warren County...
   N Glens Falls airpor 0.19 545 am 11/19 ASOS

Vermont

... Bennington County...
   1 WNW Old Bennington 0.38 545 am 11/19 ASOS


*****metadata*****
:11/19/2017, 545 am, MA, Berkshire, Williamstown, 2, ESE, 42.69728, -73.16967, rain, 0.34, inch, ASOS,
:11/19/2017, 545 am, MA, Berkshire, Stearnsville, 1, se, 42.43000, -73.29000, rain, 0.24, inch, ASOS,
:11/19/2017, 545 am, NY, Albany, shakers, 1, NE, 42.74911, -73.80197, rain, 0.20, inch, ASOS,
:11/19/2017, 510 am, NY, Albany, Albany, 1, W, 42.66000, -73.79000, rain, 0.09, inch, cocorahs,
:11/19/2017, 545 am, NY, Dutchess, New Hackensack, 1, NW, 41.63000, -73.88000, rain, 0.26, inch, ASOS,
:11/19/2017, 350 am, NY, Greene, Halcott Center, , , 42.21773, -74.46866, rain, 0.51, inch, weathernet6,
:11/19/2017, 421 am, NY, Ulster, West Shokan, , , 41.96782, -74.29412, rain, 0.69, inch, weathernet6,
:11/19/2017, 443 am, NY, Ulster, Kingston, , , 41.92814, -74.01906, rain, 0.30, inch, weathernet6,
:11/19/2017, 545 am, NY, Warren, Glens Falls Airport, , N, 43.34000, -73.60600, rain, 0.19, inch, ASOS,
:11/19/2017, 545 am, VT, Bennington, Old Bennington, 1, WNW, 42.89000, -73.24000, rain, 0.38, inch, ASOS,


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612 am EST sun Nov 19 2017

The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 6
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 also is available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/Albany

********************storm total rainfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     rainfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Massachusetts

... Berkshire County...
   2 ESE Williamstown 0.34 545 am 11/19 ASOS
   1 se Stearnsville 0.24 545 am 11/19 ASOS

New York

... Albany County...
   1 NE shakers 0.20 545 am 11/19 ASOS
   1 W Albany 0.09 510 am 11/19 cocorahs

... Dutchess County...
   1 NW New Hackensack 0.26 545 am 11/19 ASOS

... Greene County...
   Halcott Center 0.51 350 am 11/19 weathernet6

... Ulster County...
   West Shokan 0.69 421 am 11/19 weathernet6
   Kingston 0.30 443 am 11/19 weathernet6

... Warren County...
   N Glens Falls airpor 0.19 545 am 11/19 ASOS

Vermont

... Bennington County...
   1 WNW Old Bennington 0.38 545 am 11/19 ASOS


*****metadata*****
:11/19/2017, 545 am, MA, Berkshire, Williamstown, 2, ESE, 42.69728, -73.16967, rain, 0.34, inch, ASOS,
:11/19/2017, 545 am, MA, Berkshire, Stearnsville, 1, se, 42.43000, -73.29000, rain, 0.24, inch, ASOS,
:11/19/2017, 545 am, NY, Albany, shakers, 1, NE, 42.74911, -73.80197, rain, 0.20, inch, ASOS,
:11/19/2017, 510 am, NY, Albany, Albany, 1, W, 42.66000, -73.79000, rain, 0.09, inch, cocorahs,
:11/19/2017, 545 am, NY, Dutchess, New Hackensack, 1, NW, 41.63000, -73.88000, rain, 0.26, inch, ASOS,
:11/19/2017, 350 am, NY, Greene, Halcott Center, , , 42.21773, -74.46866, rain, 0.51, inch, weathernet6,
:11/19/2017, 421 am, NY, Ulster, West Shokan, , , 41.96782, -74.29412, rain, 0.69, inch, weathernet6,
:11/19/2017, 443 am, NY, Ulster, Kingston, , , 41.92814, -74.01906, rain, 0.30, inch, weathernet6,
:11/19/2017, 545 am, NY, Warren, Glens Falls Airport, , N, 43.34000, -73.60600, rain, 0.19, inch, ASOS,
:11/19/2017, 545 am, VT, Bennington, Old Bennington, 1, WNW, 42.89000, -73.24000, rain, 0.38, inch, ASOS,


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