Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
348 PM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

NYZ006-008-250500-
/O.NEW.KBUF.LE.Y.0015.150225T1200Z-150226T0500Z/
OSWEGO-LEWIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OSWEGO...LOWVILLE
348 PM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM WEDNESDAY TO
MIDNIGHT EST WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A LAKE EFFECT
SNOW ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM WEDNESDAY TO
MIDNIGHT EST WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* LOCATIONS...MAINLY NORTHERN OSWEGO AND SOUTHWEST LEWIS COUNTY
  WITH HIGHEST AMOUNTS FOCUSED ACROSS THE TUG HILL.

* TIMING...FROM EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH MIDNIGHT
  WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTALS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES IN THE MOST
  PERSISTENT LAKE SNOWS.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES....A HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CREATE SNOW
  COVERED AND SLIPPERY ROADS WITH 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.

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

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SMITH




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