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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
845 PM EST Tue Feb 14 2017

NYZ019-020-085-150945-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.A.0007.170215T1800Z-170216T2200Z/
Chautauqua-Cattaraugus-Southern Erie-
Including the cities of Jamestown, Olean, Orchard Park,
and Springville
845 PM EST Tue Feb 14 2017

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

* LOCATIONS...Chautauqua...Cattaraugus and southern Erie
  counties.

* TIMING...From early Wednesday afternoon through late Thursday
  afternoon.

* ACCUMULATIONS...Snow potentially accumulating 7 to 13 inches in
  the most persistent lake snows.

* WINDS...West 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph producing
  blowing and drifting snow.

* VISIBILITIES...Less than a quarter mile at times.

* IMPACTS...Snow and blowing snow will produce difficult driving
  conditions with poor visibility and snow covered roads.

* FORECASTER CONFIDENCE...Medium.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Lake Effect Snow Watch means that narrow bands of locally heavy
lake effect snow are possible across the region...along with
rapid changes in road and visibility conditions that can have a
significant impact on travel.

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.

&&

$$

NYZ004>006-150945-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.A.0007.170215T1800Z-170217T1000Z/
Wayne-Northern Cayuga-Oswego-
Including the cities of Newark, Fair Haven, and Oswego
845 PM EST Tue Feb 14 2017

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

* LOCATIONS...Wayne...northern Cayuga...and Oswego counties.

* TIMING...From early Wednesday afternoon through late Thursday
  night.

* ACCUMULATIONS...Snow potentially accumulating 6 to 10 inches in
  the most persistent lake snows.

* WINDS...West 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph producing
  blowing and drifting snow.

* VISIBILITIES...Less than a quarter mile at times.

* IMPACTS...Snow and blowing snow will produce difficult driving
  conditions with poor visibility and snow covered roads.

* FORECASTER CONFIDENCE...Low to Medium.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Lake Effect Snow Watch means that narrow bands of locally heavy
lake effect snow are possible across the region...along with
rapid changes in road and visibility conditions that can have a
significant impact on travel.

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.

&&

$$

HITCHCOCK


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