Winter weather: Outlooks, Advisories, Watches and Warnings

As we move into the winter months, this timely information comes from our partners at FEMA:

1. Winter Storm Outlook – Winter storm conditions are possible in the next 2 to 5 days.

2. Winter Weather Advisory – Winter weather conditions are expected to cause significant inconveniences and may be hazardous. When caution is used, these situations should not be life threatening.

3. Winter Storm Watch – Winter storm conditions are possible within the next 36 to 48 hours. People in a watch area should review their winter storm plans and stay informed about weather conditions.

4. Winter Storm Warning – Life-threatening, severe winter conditions have begun or will begin within 24 hours. People in a warning area should take precautions immediately.

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