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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
656 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

NYZ019-020-085-110800-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.W.0006.000000T0000Z-160211T2100Z/
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.A.0007.160212T0600Z-160213T0000Z/
CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-SOUTHERN ERIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JAMESTOWN...OLEAN...ORCHARD PARK...
SPRINGVILLE
656 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST
THURSDAY...
...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY
NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...CHAUTAUQUA...CATTARAUGUS AND SOUTHERN ERIE
  COUNTIES...WITH THE GREATEST SNOW AMOUNTS EXPECTED JUST INLAND
  FROM LAKE ERIE ACROSS THE BOSTON HILLS AND SKI COUNTRY THROUGH
  THURSDAY. LATE THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY A NARROW BAND OF
  STEADIER SNOW WILL DEVELOP AND MAY BRING LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW
  BETWEEN DUNKIRK AND BLASDELL...EXTENDING EASTWARD INTO THE
  BOSTON HILLS AND CHAUTAUQUA RIDGE.

* TIMING...THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IS IN EFFECT THROUGH
  LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH IS IN
  EFFECT FROM OVERNIGHT THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY
  EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL 3 TO 6 INCHES TONIGHT AND 3 TO 6
  INCHES THURSDAY. ANOTHER 6 TO 10 INCHES OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE FROM
  LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

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

* IMPACTS...LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL RESULT IN
  DIFFICULT TRAVEL AT TIMES WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS AND GREATLY
  REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

* FORECASTER CONFIDENCE...FORECAST CONFIDENCE IN THE WATCH IS
  MEDIUM. THERE IS STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY IN THE LOCATION AND
  INTENSITY A BAND WHICH IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP LATE THURSDAY
  NIGHT AND FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH MEANS THAT SIGNIFICANT WINTER WEATHER IS
POSSIBLE IN LOCALIZED AREAS.

&&

$$

NYZ004>006-110800-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.W.0006.000000T0000Z-160212T0900Z/
WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-OSWEGO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWARK...FAIR HAVEN...OSWEGO
656 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST
FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS...WAYNE...NORTHERN CAYUGA...AND OSWEGO COUNTIES...
  WITH THE GREATEST SNOW AMOUNTS EXPECTED FROM NORTHEASTERN
  WAYNE COUNTY ACROSS NORTHERN CAYUGA AND SOUTHERN OSWEGO
  COUNTIES.

* TIMING...THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL 4 TO 8 INCHES TONIGHT...3 TO 6
  INCHES THURSDAY...AND 2 TO 4 INCHES THURSDAY NIGHT FOR STORM
  TOTALS OF 1 TO 2 FEET IN THE HEAVIEST BANDS.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.

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

* IMPACTS...LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL RESULT IN
  VERY DIFFICULT TRAVEL AT TIMES WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS AND
  GREATLY REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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

&&

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...4338 7593 4327 7723 4336 7866 4320 7859
        4324 7759 4302 7650 4320 7647 4322 7587
TIME Y16M02D10T1300Z-Y16M02D11T1100Z
COORD...4324 7645 4329 7609 4341 7664 4326 7694
        4329 7738 4301 7680 4302 7650
TIME Y16M02D11T1100Z-Y16M02D12T0900Z

$$

NYZ001>003-110800-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.W.0006.000000T0000Z-160211T2100Z/
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NIAGARA FALLS...MEDINA...ROCHESTER
656 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST
THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...NIAGARA...ORLEANS...AND MONROE COUNTIES...WITH THE
  GREATEST SNOWFALL AMOUNTS EXPECTED ALONG AND A BIT INLAND FROM
  THE LAKE ONTARIO SHORELINE AND MAINLY NORTH OF DOWNTOWN
  ROCHESTER.

* TIMING...THROUGH LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL 3 TO 6 INCHES TONIGHT AND 2 TO 4
  INCHES THURSDAY FOR STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL OF 6 TO 12 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.

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

* IMPACTS...LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL RESULT IN
  HAZARDOUS TRAVEL AT TIMES WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS AND GREATLY
  REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

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

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.

&&

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...4338 7593 4327 7723 4336 7866 4320 7859
        4324 7759 4302 7650 4320 7647 4322 7587
TIME Y16M02D10T1300Z-Y16M02D11T1100Z

$$

NYZ007-110800-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.A.0007.160212T0900Z-160213T0600Z/
JEFFERSON-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...WATERTOWN
656 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY
NIGHT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

* LOCATIONS...JEFFERSON COUNTY.

* TIMING...FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH OVERNIGHT FRIDAY
  NIGHT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 11 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE MOST
  PERSISTENT LAKE SNOWS.

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

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

* IMPACTS...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL AT
  TIMES WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS AND GREATLY REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

* FORECASTER CONFIDENCE...ABOVE AVERAGE. AN INTENSE BAND OF
  HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS LIKELY TO DEVELOP FRIDAY AND IMPACT
  PORTIONS OF JEFFERSON COUNTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH MEANS THAT SIGNIFICANT WINTER WEATHER IS
POSSIBLE IN LOCALIZED AREAS.

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.

&&

$$

WOOD



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