Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1149 PM EST WED DEC 10 2014

NYZ002>004-011>014-110600-
GENESEE NY-LIVINGSTON NY-MONROE NY-ONTARIO NY-ORLEANS NY-WAYNE
NY-WYOMING NY-
1149 PM EST WED DEC 10 2014

...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE REGION
OVERNIGHT...

* AT 1145 PM EST....AN AREA OF HEAVY SNOW WAS CONTINUING TO SPREAD
WESTWARD ACROSS AREAS SOUTH OF LAKE ONTARIO...FROM ROUGHLY MARION TO
BATAVIA...INCLUDING THE CITY OF ROCHESTER. AS THE AREA OF HEAVY SNOW
EXPANDS WEST...CONDITIONS IN ORLEANS...GENESEE AND WYOMING COUNTIES
WILL QUICKLY DETERIORATE OVER THE NEXT HOUR.

* SNOWFALL RATES AROUND AN INCH PER HOUR AND VISIBILITIES DOWN TO A
QUARTER MILE ARE EXPECTED WITH THIS BAND OF HEAVY SNOW.

THIS INCLUDES THE NEW YORK THRUWAY BETWEEN EXITS 42 AND 48.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 390 BETWEEN EXITS 4 AND 12.

DRIVING WITHIN THIS SNOW BAND WILL BE VERY DIFFICULT WITH SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND VERY POOR VISIBILITY. IF TRAVELING ACROSS THE AREA
ALLOW FOR PLENTY OF EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

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 4248 7784 4252 7784 4252 7846 4286 7849
      4287 7846 4338 7846 4335 7776 4324 7755
      4329 7737 4328 7694 4335 7672 4302 7671
      4301 7696 4276 7697 4276 7731 4257 7737
      4257 7765 4253 7767 4253 7771 4247 7772

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