Winter Storm Warning Issued by National Weather Service Binghamton NY

Areas Affected

Northern Oneida; Madison; Southern Oneida; Chenango; Otsego; Delaware; Sullivan; Northern Wayne


* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 10 to 20 inches. Winds gusting as high as 40 mph.

* WHERE...In New York, Northern Oneida, Madison, Southern Oneida, Chenango, Otsego, Delaware and Sullivan counties.

* WHEN...From 2 PM Monday to 8 AM EDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute. Areas of blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility Tuesday night.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Light to moderate snow moves across the area on Monday, some rain could mix in for the valleys. The snow then becomes heavy at times Monday evening through Tuesday. Snowfall rates of 1 to 3 inches per hour are possible at times. Northwest winds increase later Tuesday into Tuesday night which may cause areas of blowing and drifting snow. Scattered power outages are possible from a combination of the heavy snow and gusty winds.

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

The latest road conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.