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National Weather Service Winter Weather Products

To advise you of hazardous winter weather, your National Weather Service will issue one of the following products:

  • Ice Storm Warnings are issued for ice accumulations of 1/4" or greater.

  • Blizzard Warnings are issued for sustained or frequent wind gusts of 35 mph or stronger and 1/4 mile visibility or less in falling and/or blowing snow for 3 hours or longer.

  • Winter Storm Warnings are issued for a combination of significant winter weather hazards (snow, blowing snow, ice) with at least one hazard meeting or exceeding warning criteria.
  • Freezing Rain or Freezing Drizzle Advisories are issued for minor ice accumulations under 1/4 inch.
  • Winter Weather Advisories are issued for a combination of advisory type winter hazards (snow, blowing snow, ice) with at least one hazard reaching but not exceeding advisory criteria.
  • Wind Chill Warnings are issued for wind chills colder than -35 with a wind speed of 10 mph or greater
  • Wind Chill Advisories are issued for wind chills of -20 to -35 with a wind speed of 10 mph or greater
  • Hazardous Weather Outlooks are issued to highlight the potential of hazardous weather including winter storms, severe storms and flooding. is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.