Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
901 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014

NYZ012>014-019>021-085-210330-
ALLEGANY NY-CATTARAUGUS NY-CHAUTAUQUA NY-ERIE NY-LIVINGSTON
NY-ONTARIO NY-WYOMING NY-
901 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE AREA...

* AT 852 PM EST...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO WAS
TRACKING A LAKE EFFECT SNOW BAND CAPABLE OF PRODUCING SNOWFALL RATES
OF 2 TO 3 INCHES PER HOUR...AND VISIBILITY OF A QUARTER OF A MILE OR
LESS.

* THIS LAKE EFFECT SNOW BAND WAS LOCATED ACROSS CHAUTAUQUA
COUNTY...NORTHERN CATTARAUGUS...FAR SOUTHERN ERIE...SOUTHERN
WYOMING...SOUTHERN LIVINGSTON TO SOUTHERN ONTARIO COUNTY.

* SOME LOCATIONS AFFECTED BY THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW BAND INCLUDE...
  JAMESTOWN AND SINCLAIRVILLE...
  SPRINGVILLE AND ELLICOTTVILLE...
  BLISS AND CENTERVILLE...
  GROVELAND AND SPRINGWATER...

TRAVEL ACROSS THE AREA WILL BE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT OR EVEN IMPOSSIBLE
DUE TO THE VERY HEAVY SNOWFALL PRODUCING NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY AND
DEEP SNOW COVER ON ROADWAYS. TRAVEL IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...BE PREPARED BY HAVING AN EMERGENCY KIT...EXTRA
BLANKETS AND WARM CLOTHING IN THE EVENT THAT YOUR VEHICLE HAS
MECHANICAL PROBLEMS OR GETS STUCK. MAKE SURE YOU HAVE A FULLY CHARGED
CELL PHONE.

LAT...LON 4227 7977 4242 7946 4247 7942 4244 7927
      4272 7835 4270 7800 4276 7752 4272 7734
      4258 7735 4257 7765 4253 7771 4241 7772
      4199 7828 4200 7977

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