Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1128 AM EST THU NOV 20 2014

NYZ006>008-201800-
JEFFERSON NY-LEWIS NY-OSWEGO NY-
1128 AM EST THU NOV 20 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT CENTRAL JEFFERSON COUNTY
AND FAR NORTHERN LEWIS COUNTY...

* AT 1125 AM EST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED 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 FROM ABOUT ADAMS TO
  HARRISVILLE BUT MAY OCCASIONALLY BREAK UP AND REORGANIZE
  DURING THE AFTERNOON.

* SOME LOCATIONS AFFECTED BY THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW BAND INCLUDE...
  ADAMS...
  CARTHAGE...
  DIANA...
  WATERTOWN...

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 81 BETWEEN EXITS 39 AND 48.

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 4365 7621 4380 7624 4384 7631 4387 7631
      4391 7622 4390 7620 4387 7621 4390 7614
      4394 7615 4397 7621 4422 7543 4410 7516
      4389 7513

$$

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