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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
346 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

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OSWEGO-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...OSWEGO
346 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
7 AM EST SATURDAY...
...WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SATURDAY TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SATURDAY TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY. A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS
LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
7 AM EST SATURDAY. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY AND WIND CHILL
WATCH ARE NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...OSWEGO COUNTY.

* TIMING...THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE
  THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING. THE WIND CHILL
  WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
  MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...AN INCH OR LESS TODAY...5 TO 9 INCHES
  TONIGHT...AND 1 TO 3 INCHES SATURDAY...LEADING TO STORM
  TOTALS OF 7 TO 13 INCHES IN THE MOST PERSISTENT LAKE SNOWS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...AS LOW AS A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES.

* TEMPERATURES...AROUND 20 TODAY. LOWS ZERO TO 5 BELOW TONIGHT.
  HIGHS 5 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE ZERO SATURDAY. LOWS 10 BELOW TO 20
  BELOW ZERO SATURDAY NIGHT.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 40 BELOW.

* IMPACTS...LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL RESULT IN
  DIFFICULT TRAVEL AT TIMES LATE TODAY THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
  WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS AND GREATLY REDUCED VISIBILITIES. IN
  ADDITION...WIND CHILLS AND TEMPERATURES WILL REACH DANGEROUSLY
  COLD LEVELS. THE FRIGID CONDITIONS COULD RESULT IN FROZEN
  PIPES...AND WILL QUICKLY LEAD TO FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IF
  YOU ARE NOT PROPERLY DRESSED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN A STRONG WIND WILL COMBINE
WITH COLD TEMPERATURES TO CREATE DANGEROUSLY COLD CONDITIONS FOR
EXPOSED SKIN. THE WIND WILL MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS 25 DEGREES
BELOW ZERO OR COLDER FOR SEVERAL HOURS. THOSE PLANNING TO VENTURE
OUTDOORS SHOULD USE COMMON SENSE AND DRESS WARMLY.

IN LAKE EFFECT SNOW THE WEATHER CAN VARY FROM LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW
IN NARROW BANDS TO CLEAR SKIES JUST A FEW MILES AWAY. IF YOU WILL
BE TRAVELING ACROSS THE REGION BE PREPARED FOR RAPID CHANGES IN
ROAD AND VISIBILITY CONDITIONS.

IF YOU LOSE POWER AND PLAN ON RUNNING A GENERATOR...MAKE SURE
THAT THE GENERATOR IS LOCATED OUTDOORS AND IS PROPERLY
VENTILATED. SPACE HEATERS SHOULD ALSO BE PROPERLY VENTILATED AND
USED ONLY IF THEY ARE OPERATING PROPERLY. MAKE SURE SNOW DOES NOT
BLOCK EXHAUSTS AND FRESH AIR INTAKES FOR HIGH EFFICIENCY FURNACES
AND WATER HEATERS.

REPORT SNOW ACCUMULATION TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
BUFFALO BY SENDING AN EMAIL TO BUFSTORM.REPORT@NOAA.GOV...POSTING
TO THE NWS BUFFALO FACEBOOK PAGE...OR TWEET...USING THE HASHTAG
BUFWX

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE SOURCE OF
WEATHER INFORMATION FOR THE LATEST UPDATES. ADDITIONAL DETAILS
CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUFFALO.

&&

EXPERIMENTAL CONTENT BELOW...DO NOT USE OPERATIONALLY
PLEASE SEE BELOW LINKS FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THIS EXPERIMENT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUF/POLYGON_PDD
HTTP://WWW.NWS.NOAA.GOV/OS/NOTIFICATION/PNS15LAKE_EFFECT_SNOW.HTM
TO VIEW THE EXPERIMENTAL POLYGONS PLEASE SEE:
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUF/LESPOLYGON
COORD...4402 7531 4411 7518 4412 7554 4402 7598
        4389 7622 4367 7620 4371 7592 4391 7576
TIME Y16M02D12T0900Z-Y16M02D12T1200Z

$$

NYZ001-002-121700-
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/O.NEW.KBUF.WC.W.0001.160213T1000Z-160214T1500Z/
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.W.0007.160212T0900Z-160213T0300Z/
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NIAGARA FALLS...MEDINA
346 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST
THIS EVENING...
...WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SATURDAY TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SATURDAY TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY. THE WIND CHILL WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...NIAGARA AND ORLEANS COUNTIES.

* TIMING...THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM EARLY
  THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE THIS EVENING. THE WIND CHILL WARNING
  IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 7 INCHES TODAY AND 3 TO 6 INCHES
  TONIGHT...LEADING TO STORM TOTALS OF 7 TO 13 INCHES IN THE MOST
  PERSISTENT LAKE SNOWS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...AS LOW AS A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S TODAY. LOWS ZERO TO 5
  BELOW TONIGHT. HIGHS AROUND ZERO SATURDAY. LOWS AROUND 5 BELOW
  SATURDAY NIGHT.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 30 BELOW.

* IMPACTS...LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL RESULT IN
  DIFFICULT TRAVEL AT TIMES WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS AND GREATLY
  REDUCED VISIBILITIES. IN ADDITION...WIND CHILLS AND TEMPERATURES
  WILL REACH DANGEROUSLY COLD LEVELS. THE FRIGID CONDITIONS COULD
  RESULT IN FROZEN PIPES...AND WILL QUICKLY LEAD TO FROSTBITE AND
  HYPOTHERMIA IF YOU ARE NOT PROPERLY DRESSED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN A STRONG WIND WILL COMBINE
WITH COLD TEMPERATURES TO CREATE DANGEROUSLY COLD CONDITIONS FOR
EXPOSED SKIN. THE WIND WILL MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS 25 DEGREES
BELOW ZERO OR COLDER FOR SEVERAL HOURS. THOSE PLANNING TO VENTURE
OUTDOORS SHOULD USE COMMON SENSE AND DRESS WARMLY.

IN LAKE EFFECT SNOW THE WEATHER CAN VARY FROM LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW
IN NARROW BANDS TO CLEAR SKIES JUST A FEW MILES AWAY. IF YOU WILL
BE TRAVELING ACROSS THE REGION BE PREPARED FOR RAPID CHANGES IN
ROAD AND VISIBILITY CONDITIONS.

IF YOU LOSE POWER AND PLAN ON RUNNING A GENERATOR...MAKE SURE
THAT THE GENERATOR IS LOCATED OUTDOORS AND IS PROPERLY
VENTILATED. SPACE HEATERS SHOULD ALSO BE PROPERLY VENTILATED AND
USED ONLY IF THEY ARE OPERATING PROPERLY. MAKE SURE SNOW DOES NOT
BLOCK EXHAUSTS AND FRESH AIR INTAKES FOR HIGH EFFICIENCY FURNACES
AND WATER HEATERS.

REPORT SNOW ACCUMULATION TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
BUFFALO BY SENDING AN EMAIL TO BUFSTORM.REPORT@NOAA.GOV...POSTING
TO THE NWS BUFFALO FACEBOOK PAGE...OR TWEET...USING THE HASHTAG
BUFWX

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE SOURCE OF
WEATHER INFORMATION FOR THE LATEST UPDATES. ADDITIONAL DETAILS
CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUFFALO.

&&

$$

NYZ012-019-020-085-121700-
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/O.NEW.KBUF.WC.W.0001.160213T1000Z-160214T1500Z/
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.W.0007.160212T2100Z-160213T1200Z/
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-SOUTHERN ERIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WARSAW...JAMESTOWN...OLEAN...
ORCHARD PARK...SPRINGVILLE
346 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 7 AM EST SATURDAY...
...WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SATURDAY TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SATURDAY TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY. THE WIND CHILL WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...SOUTHERN ERIE...WYOMING...CHAUTAUQUA...AND
  CATTARAUGUS COUNTIES.

* TIMING...THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE
  THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING. THE WIND CHILL
  WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
  MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...UP TO 2 INCHES THIS AFTERNOON...5 TO 9 INCHES
  TONIGHT...AND 1 TO 3 INCHES SATURDAY...LEADING TO STORM TOTALS
  OF 8 TO 14 INCHES IN THE MOST PERSISTENT LAKE SNOWS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...AS LOW AS A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES.

* TEMPERATURES...AROUND 20 THIS AFTERNOON. LOWS ZERO TO 5 BELOW
  TONIGHT. HIGHS 5 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE ZERO SATURDAY. LOWS 5 BELOW TO
  15 BELOW ZERO SATURDAY NIGHT.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 35 BELOW.

* IMPACTS...LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL RESULT IN
  DIFFICULT TRAVEL AT TIMES WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS AND GREATLY
  REDUCED VISIBILITIES. IN ADDITION...WIND CHILLS AND TEMPERATURES
  WILL REACH DANGEROUSLY COLD LEVELS. THE FRIGID CONDITIONS COULD
  RESULT IN FROZEN PIPES...AND WILL QUICKLY LEAD TO FROSTBITE AND
  HYPOTHERMIA IF YOU ARE NOT PROPERLY DRESSED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN A STRONG WIND WILL COMBINE
WITH COLD TEMPERATURES TO CREATE DANGEROUSLY COLD CONDITIONS FOR
EXPOSED SKIN. THE WIND WILL MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS 25 DEGREES
BELOW ZERO OR COLDER FOR SEVERAL HOURS. THOSE PLANNING TO VENTURE
OUTDOORS SHOULD USE COMMON SENSE AND DRESS WARMLY.

IN LAKE EFFECT SNOW THE WEATHER CAN VARY FROM LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW
IN NARROW BANDS TO CLEAR SKIES JUST A FEW MILES AWAY. IF YOU WILL
BE TRAVELING ACROSS THE REGION BE PREPARED FOR RAPID CHANGES IN
ROAD AND VISIBILITY CONDITIONS.

IF YOU LOSE POWER AND PLAN ON RUNNING A GENERATOR...MAKE SURE
THAT THE GENERATOR IS LOCATED OUTDOORS AND IS PROPERLY
VENTILATED. SPACE HEATERS SHOULD ALSO BE PROPERLY VENTILATED AND
USED ONLY IF THEY ARE OPERATING PROPERLY. MAKE SURE SNOW DOES NOT
BLOCK EXHAUSTS AND FRESH AIR INTAKES FOR HIGH EFFICIENCY FURNACES
AND WATER HEATERS.

REPORT SNOW ACCUMULATION TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
BUFFALO BY SENDING AN EMAIL TO BUFSTORM.REPORT@NOAA.GOV...POSTING
TO THE NWS BUFFALO FACEBOOK PAGE...OR TWEET...USING THE HASHTAG
BUFWX

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE SOURCE OF
WEATHER INFORMATION FOR THE LATEST UPDATES. ADDITIONAL DETAILS
CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUFFALO.

&&

$$

NYZ010-011-121700-
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/O.CON.KBUF.LE.W.0006.160212T0900Z-160213T0300Z/
NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...BATAVIA
346 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST
THIS EVENING...
...WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SATURDAY TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SATURDAY TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY. THE WIND CHILL WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN ERIE AND GENESEE COUNTIES.

* TIMING...THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM EARLY
  THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE THIS EVENING. THE WIND CHILL WARNING
  IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 9 INCHES TODAY AND 3 TO 5 INCHES
  TONIGHT...LEADING TO STORM TOTALS OF 8 TO 14 INCHES IN THE MOST
  PERSISTENT LAKE SNOWS.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...AS LOW AS A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S TODAY. LOWS AROUND 5 BELOW
  TONIGHT. HIGHS AROUND ZERO SATURDAY. LOWS AROUND 10 BELOW
  SATURDAY NIGHT.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 30 BELOW.

* IMPACTS...LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL RESULT IN
  DIFFICULT TRAVEL AT TIMES WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS AND GREATLY
  REDUCED VISIBILITIES. EXPECT BOTH THE MORNING AND AFTERNOON
  COMMUTES TO BE GREATLY IMPACTED BY FALLING AND BLOWING
  SNOW...WITH THE WORST CONDITIONS EXPECTED DURING THE EVENING
  COMMUTE. IN ADDITION...WIND CHILLS AND TEMPERATURES WILL REACH
  DANGEROUSLY COLD LEVELS. THE FRIGID CONDITIONS COULD RESULT IN
  FROZEN PIPES...AND WILL QUICKLY LEAD TO FROSTBITE AND
  HYPOTHERMIA IF YOU ARE NOT PROPERLY DRESSED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN A STRONG WIND WILL COMBINE
WITH COLD TEMPERATURES TO CREATE DANGEROUSLY COLD CONDITIONS FOR
EXPOSED SKIN. THE WIND WILL MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS 25 DEGREES
BELOW ZERO OR COLDER FOR SEVERAL HOURS. THOSE PLANNING TO VENTURE
OUTDOORS SHOULD USE COMMON SENSE AND DRESS WARMLY.

IN LAKE EFFECT SNOW THE WEATHER CAN VARY FROM LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW
IN NARROW BANDS TO CLEAR SKIES JUST A FEW MILES AWAY. IF YOU WILL
BE TRAVELING ACROSS THE REGION BE PREPARED FOR RAPID CHANGES IN
ROAD AND VISIBILITY CONDITIONS.

IF YOU LOSE POWER AND PLAN ON RUNNING A GENERATOR...MAKE SURE
THAT THE GENERATOR IS LOCATED OUTDOORS AND IS PROPERLY
VENTILATED. SPACE HEATERS SHOULD ALSO BE PROPERLY VENTILATED AND
USED ONLY IF THEY ARE OPERATING PROPERLY. MAKE SURE SNOW DOES NOT
BLOCK EXHAUSTS AND FRESH AIR INTAKES FOR HIGH EFFICIENCY FURNACES
AND WATER HEATERS.

REPORT SNOW ACCUMULATION TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
BUFFALO BY SENDING AN EMAIL TO BUFSTORM.REPORT@NOAA.GOV...POSTING
TO THE NWS BUFFALO FACEBOOK PAGE...OR TWEET...USING THE HASHTAG
BUFWX

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE SOURCE OF
WEATHER INFORMATION FOR THE LATEST UPDATES. ADDITIONAL DETAILS
CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUFFALO.

&&

$$

NYZ007-008-121700-
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/O.NEW.KBUF.WC.W.0001.160213T1000Z-160214T1500Z/
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.W.0006.160212T0900Z-160213T0600Z/
JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WATERTOWN...LOWVILLE
346 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST
SATURDAY...
...WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SATURDAY TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SATURDAY TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY. THE WIND CHILL WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...JEFFERSON AND NORTHERN LEWIS COUNTIES.

* TIMING...THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM EARLY
  THIS MORNING THROUGH OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. THE WIND CHILL WARNING
  IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...7 TO 13 INCHES TODAY AND 5 TO 10 INCHES
  TONIGHT...LEADING TO STORM TOTALS OF 10 TO 20 INCHES IN THE MOST
  PERSISTENT LAKE SNOWS.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...AS LOW AS A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS AROUND 20 TODAY. LOWS 10 BELOW TO 15 BELOW
  ZERO TONIGHT. HIGHS AROUND 5 BELOW SATURDAY. LOWS AROUND 20
  BELOW SATURDAY NIGHT. BETWEEN 10 BELOW AND 20 BELOW ZERO SUNDAY.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 50 BELOW.

* IMPACTS...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL RESULT IN DIFFICULT TRAVEL AT
  TIMES WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS AND GREATLY REDUCED VISIBILITIES.
  IN ADDITION...WIND CHILLS AND TEMPERATURES WILL REACH
  DANGEROUSLY COLD LEVELS. THE FRIGID CONDITIONS COULD RESULT IN
  FROZEN PIPES...AND WILL QUICKLY LEAD TO FROSTBITE AND
  HYPOTHERMIA IF YOU ARE NOT PROPERLY DRESSED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN A STRONG WIND WILL COMBINE
WITH COLD TEMPERATURES TO CREATE DANGEROUSLY COLD CONDITIONS FOR
EXPOSED SKIN. THE WIND WILL MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS 25 DEGREES
BELOW ZERO OR COLDER FOR SEVERAL HOURS. THOSE PLANNING TO VENTURE
OUTDOORS SHOULD USE COMMON SENSE AND DRESS WARMLY.

IN LAKE EFFECT SNOW THE WEATHER CAN VARY FROM LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW
IN NARROW BANDS TO CLEAR SKIES JUST A FEW MILES AWAY. IF YOU WILL
BE TRAVELING ACROSS THE REGION BE PREPARED FOR RAPID CHANGES IN
ROAD AND VISIBILITY CONDITIONS.

IF YOU LOSE POWER AND PLAN ON RUNNING A GENERATOR...MAKE SURE
THAT THE GENERATOR IS LOCATED OUTDOORS AND IS PROPERLY
VENTILATED. SPACE HEATERS SHOULD ALSO BE PROPERLY VENTILATED AND
USED ONLY IF THEY ARE OPERATING PROPERLY. MAKE SURE SNOW DOES NOT
BLOCK EXHAUSTS AND FRESH AIR INTAKES FOR HIGH EFFICIENCY FURNACES
AND WATER HEATERS.

REPORT SNOW ACCUMULATION TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
BUFFALO BY SENDING AN EMAIL TO BUFSTORM.REPORT@NOAA.GOV...POSTING
TO THE NWS BUFFALO FACEBOOK PAGE...OR TWEET...USING THE HASHTAG
BUFWX

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE SOURCE OF
WEATHER INFORMATION FOR THE LATEST UPDATES. ADDITIONAL DETAILS
CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUFFALO.

&&

EXPERIMENTAL CONTENT BELOW...DO NOT USE OPERATIONALLY
PLEASE SEE BELOW LINKS FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THIS EXPERIMENT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUF/POLYGON_PDD
HTTP://WWW.NWS.NOAA.GOV/OS/NOTIFICATION/PNS15LAKE_EFFECT_SNOW.HTM
TO VIEW THE EXPERIMENTAL POLYGONS PLEASE SEE:
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUF/LESPOLYGON
COORD...4402 7531 4411 7518 4412 7554 4402 7598
        4389 7622 4367 7620 4371 7592 4391 7576
TIME Y16M02D12T0900Z-Y16M02D12T1200Z

$$

NYZ003>005-121700-
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/O.NEW.KBUF.WC.W.0001.160213T1000Z-160214T1500Z/
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.Y.0017.160212T2200Z-160213T1200Z/
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCHESTER...NEWARK...FAIR HAVEN
346 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 7 AM EST SATURDAY...
...WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SATURDAY TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SATURDAY TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY. THE WIND CHILL WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...MONROE...WAYNE...AND NORTHERN CAYUGA COUNTIES.

* TIMING...THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE
  THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING. THE WIND CHILL
  WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
  MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...AS LOW AS A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 20S TODAY. LOWS AROUND ZERO TONIGHT.
  HIGHS ZERO TO 5 ABOVE SATURDAY. LOWS 5 BELOW TO 10 BELOW ZERO
  SATURDAY NIGHT.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 30 BELOW.

* IMPACTS...AN ARCTIC FRONT WILL RAPIDLY DROP SOUTH ACROSS LAKE
  ONTARIO LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING. THIS IS EXPECTED
  TO RESULT IN A SNOW SQUALL THAT WILL GENERATE RAPIDLY FALLING
  VISIBILITIES IN SNOW ALONG WITH STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW.
  THIS WILL CREATE A PERIOD OF HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS LATE
  THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. IN ADDITION...WIND CHILLS AND
  TEMPERATURES WILL REACH DANGEROUSLY COLD LEVELS. THE FRIGID
  CONDITIONS COULD RESULT IN FROZEN PIPES...AND WILL QUICKLY LEAD
  TO FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IF YOU ARE NOT PROPERLY DRESSED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN A STRONG WIND WILL COMBINE
WITH COLD TEMPERATURES TO CREATE DANGEROUSLY COLD CONDITIONS FOR
EXPOSED SKIN. THE WIND WILL MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS 25 DEGREES
BELOW ZERO OR COLDER FOR SEVERAL HOURS. THOSE PLANNING TO VENTURE
OUTDOORS SHOULD USE COMMON SENSE AND DRESS WARMLY.

IN LAKE EFFECT SNOW THE WEATHER CAN VARY FROM LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW
IN NARROW BANDS TO CLEAR SKIES JUST A FEW MILES AWAY. IF YOU WILL
BE TRAVELING ACROSS THE REGION BE PREPARED FOR RAPID CHANGES IN
ROAD AND VISIBILITY CONDITIONS.

IF YOU LOSE POWER AND PLAN ON RUNNING A GENERATOR...MAKE SURE
THAT THE GENERATOR IS LOCATED OUTDOORS AND IS PROPERLY
VENTILATED. SPACE HEATERS SHOULD ALSO BE PROPERLY VENTILATED AND
USED ONLY IF THEY ARE OPERATING PROPERLY. MAKE SURE SNOW DOES NOT
BLOCK EXHAUSTS AND FRESH AIR INTAKES FOR HIGH EFFICIENCY FURNACES
AND WATER HEATERS.

REPORT SNOW ACCUMULATION TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
BUFFALO BY SENDING AN EMAIL TO BUFSTORM.REPORT@NOAA.GOV...POSTING
TO THE NWS BUFFALO FACEBOOK PAGE...OR TWEET...USING THE HASHTAG
BUFWX

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE SOURCE OF
WEATHER INFORMATION FOR THE LATEST UPDATES. ADDITIONAL DETAILS
CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUFFALO.

&&

$$

NYZ013-014-021-121700-
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/O.NEW.KBUF.WC.W.0001.160213T1000Z-160214T1500Z/
LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-ALLEGANY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GENESEO...CANANDAIGUA...WELLSVILLE
346 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SATURDAY TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SATURDAY TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY. THE WIND CHILL WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...LIVINGSTON...ONTARIO AND ALLEGANY COUNTIES.

* TIMING...FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 35 BELOW.

* IMPACTS...WIND CHILLS AND TEMPERATURES WILL REACH DANGEROUSLY
  COLD LEVELS. THE FRIGID CONDITIONS COULD RESULT IN FROZEN
  PIPES...AND WILL QUICKLY LEAD TO FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IF
  YOU ARE NOT PROPERLY DRESSED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN A STRONG WIND WILL COMBINE
WITH COLD TEMPERATURES TO CREATE DANGEROUSLY COLD CONDITIONS FOR
EXPOSED SKIN. THE WIND WILL MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS 25 DEGREES
BELOW ZERO OR COLDER FOR SEVERAL HOURS. THOSE PLANNING TO VENTURE
OUTDOORS SHOULD USE COMMON SENSE AND DRESS WARMLY.

IF YOU LOSE POWER AND PLAN ON RUNNING A GENERATOR...MAKE SURE
THAT THE GENERATOR IS LOCATED OUTDOORS AND IS PROPERLY
VENTILATED. SPACE HEATERS SHOULD ALSO BE PROPERLY VENTILATED AND
USED ONLY IF THEY ARE OPERATING PROPERLY. MAKE SURE SNOW DOES NOT
BLOCK EXHAUSTS AND FRESH AIR INTAKES FOR HIGH EFFICIENCY FURNACES
AND WATER HEATERS.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE SOURCE OF
WEATHER INFORMATION FOR THE LATEST UPDATES. ADDITIONAL DETAILS
CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUFFALO.

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JJR/TMA


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