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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
309 AM EST THU DEC 11 2014

NYZ006>008-110915-
/O.EXP.KBUF.WS.W.0007.000000T0000Z-141211T0800Z/
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OSWEGO...WATERTOWN...LOWVILLE
309 AM EST THU DEC 11 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING HAS EXPIRED...

HEAVY SNOW HAS ENDED...WITH INTERMITTENT LIGHT SNOW BRINGING
ANOTHER INCH OR SO OF ACCUMULATION THIS MORNING.

$$

NYZ019-020-111615-
/O.UPG.KBUF.WW.Y.0023.000000T0000Z-141212T0900Z/
/O.EXB.KBUF.WS.W.0007.000000T0000Z-141212T0900Z/
CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JAMESTOWN...OLEAN
309 AM EST THU DEC 11 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST
FRIDAY. THIS UPGRADES THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WHICH WAS
PREVIOUSLY IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...CHAUTAUQUA AND CATTARAUGUS COUNTIES. GREATEST
  AMOUNTS ALONG THE CHAUTAUQUA RIDGE.

* TIMING...THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

* HAZARDS...HEAVY SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 7 INCHES TODAY...AND 2 TO 4 INCHES TONIGHT
  WITH STORM TOTALS OF 6 TO 12 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH PRODUCING SOME LIMITED BLOWING
  AND DRIFTING SNOW.

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

* IMPACTS...PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW WILL PRODUCE VERY DIFFICULT
  TRAVEL AT TIMES WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS AND POOR VISIBILITY.
  THIS INCLUDES BOTH THE MORNING AND AFTERNOON COMMUTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN SEVERE WINTER WEATHER IS
EXPECTED. HEAVY SNOW AND/OR ICE WILL CAUSE HAZARDOUS DRIVING
CONDITIONS. IF YOU WILL BE TRAVELING IN THE WARNING AREA YOU
SHOULD CHOOSE AN ALTERNATE ROUTE IF POSSIBLE, OR YOU SHOULD USE
EXTREME CAUTION IF TRAVEL IS UNAVOIDABLE.

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.

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

&&

$$

NYZ002>005-011>014-111615-
/O.CON.KBUF.WS.W.0007.000000T0000Z-141211T2300Z/
ORLEANS-MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-GENESEE-WYOMING-LIVINGSTON-
ONTARIO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MEDINA...ROCHESTER...NEWARK...
FAIR HAVEN...BATAVIA...WARSAW...GENESEO...CANANDAIGUA
309 AM EST THU DEC 11 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...ORLEANS...GENESEE...WYOMING...MONROE...WAYNE...
  NORTHERN CAYUGA...LIVINGSTON...AND ONTARIO COUNTIES.

* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* HAZARDS...HEAVY SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ANOTHER 1 TO 3 INCHES TODAY WILL BRING STORM
  TOTALS INTO THE 8 TO 12 INCH RANGE...WITH LOCAL AMOUNTS OF
  AROUND 15 INCHES EAST OF ROCHESTER.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH PRODUCING SOME LIMITED BLOWING
  AND DRIFTING SNOW.

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

* IMPACTS...PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE VERY
  DIFFICULT TRAVEL WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS AND POOR VISIBILITY.
  CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO IMPROVE BY MID MORNING AS SNOWFALL
  RATES BECOME LIGHTER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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

&&

$$

NYZ021-111615-
/O.CON.KBUF.WW.Y.0023.000000T0000Z-141212T0900Z/
ALLEGANY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...WELLSVILLE
309 AM EST THU DEC 11 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST
FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS...ALLEGANY COUNTY.

* TIMING...THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

* HAZARDS...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 3 INCHES TODAY...AND 1 TO 3 INCHES TONIGHT
  BRINGING STORM TOTALS INTO THE 4 TO 6 INCH RANGE.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.

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

* IMPACTS...OCCASIONAL LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW WILL PRODUCE
  SLIPPERY ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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

&&

$$

NYZ001-010-111615-
/O.CON.KBUF.WW.Y.0023.000000T0000Z-141212T0900Z/
NIAGARA-NORTHERN ERIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NIAGARA FALLS...BUFFALO
309 AM EST THU DEC 11 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST
FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN ERIE AND NIAGARA COUNTIES.

* TIMING...THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

* HAZARDS...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 5 INCHES TODAY...AND 1 TO 2 INCHES TONIGHT.
  THIS WILL BRING STORM TOTALS INTO THE 5 TO 8 INCH RANGE.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.

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

* IMPACTS...A PERIOD OF HEAVY SNOW THROUGH EARLY MORNING WILL
  PRODUCE VERY DIFFICULT TRAVEL WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS AND POOR
  VISIBILITY. THIS INCLUDES THE MORNING COMMUTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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

&&

$$

NYZ085-111615-
/O.CON.KBUF.WW.Y.0023.000000T0000Z-141212T0900Z/
SOUTHERN ERIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ORCHARD PARK...SPRINGVILLE
309 AM EST THU DEC 11 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST
FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS...SOUTHERN ERIE COUNTY.

* TIMING...THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

* HAZARDS...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 5 INCHES TODAY...AND 1 TO 2 INCHES TONIGHT.
  THIS WILL BRING STORM TOTALS INTO THE 6 TO 9 INCH RANGE.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.

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

* IMPACTS...A PERIOD OF HEAVY SNOW THROUGH MID MORNING WILL
  PRODUCE VERY DIFFICULT TRAVEL WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS AND POOR
  VISIBILITY. THIS INCLUDES THE MORNING COMMUTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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

&&

$$

HITCHCOCK





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