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There are several different watches and warnings issued during a snow day, but have you ever wondered what they mean?

A Winter Storm Watch is issued when hazardous winter weather conditions are possible, but not certain. They are usually issued between 24 to 48 hours in advance.

Winter Weather Advisories are issued when winter weather is on the way, but less severe.

A Winter Storm Warning includes severe weather, such as blowing snow and possible road closures. 

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