Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Cleveland, OH

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
331 AM EST Wed Feb 15 2017

.An upper level trough will cross the area today. In its wake colder
air will spill across Lake Erie and generate a period of lake effect
snow. The heaviest snowfall will likely occur over inland Erie and
northern Crawford counties from 9 pm tonight through 9 am
Thursday morning.


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Southern Erie-Crawford-
Including the cities of Edinboro and Meadville
331 AM EST Wed Feb 15 2017

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 4 PM EST THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Cleveland has issued a Lake
Effect Snow Advisory...which is in effect from 1 PM this
afternoon to 4 PM EST Thursday.

* Accumulations...4 to 6 inches of snow with locally higher
  possible near the Pennsylvania-New York border.

* TIMING...Snow will begin this afternoon but the heaviest will
  occur over inland Erie and northern Crawford counties from 9 pm
  tonight through 9 am Thursday morning.

* IMPACTS...Snow showers and squalls will lower visibility to a
  quarter mile with snow accumulation on roadways causing
  hazardous travel conditions.

* Winds...Northwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Temperatures...highs near 30 today falling into the teens
  tonight then only recovering to the mid 20s on Thursday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Lake Effect Snow Advisory is issued when lake-effect snow is
forecast that may make travel difficult in some areas. During
lake effect snow... the weather can vary from bands of locally
heavy snow to dry weather just a few miles away. Visibilities can
vary greatly. If you will be traveling in the advisory area be
prepared for rapid changes in weather...visibility and road
conditions.

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