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WEATHER STATEMENT #13 2017

FRIDAY DECEMBER 8, 2017 11:45 AM AUTHORITY HOLDENER FREEPORT OEM

 

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6:00AM SATURDAY TO 6:00 AM SUNDAY
 

WINDS NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH

 

*HAZARD TYPES… SNOW   

 

* ACCUMULATIONS... 4 TO 6 INCHES 

 

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE  LOW 30’S.

 

* TIMING… SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING 
 
* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL DUE TO SNOW AND ICE ACCUMLATIONS. REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMNES OF SNOW SQUALS  
 
WE ARE  ASKING ALL RESIDENTS TO PLEASE MOVE YOUR CARS OFF THE STREETS THROUGHOUT THE VILLAGE, WHILE USING YOUR SNOW BLOWER OR SHOVELS, AIM THE SNOW TOWARDS YOUR HOUSE, NOT OUT INTO THE STREET. IF YOU HAVE A FIRE HYDRANT NEAR YOUR HOME, PLEASE MAKE A SMALL PATH AND HAVE THE HYDRANT EXPOSED.
  

FREEPORT EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT IS MONITORING THIS IMPENDING EVENT AND  WILL KEEP EVERYONE ADVISED. PLEASE KEEP YOURSELVES INFORMED VIA TV, OR NOAA RADIO ON RADIO STATION 1690 AM ON FREEPORTS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT’S RADIO STATION 24/7.