Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1025 AM EST THU DEC 11 2014

NYZ019-020-112330-
/O.CON.KBUF.WS.W.0007.000000T0000Z-141212T0900Z/
CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JAMESTOWN...OLEAN
1025 AM EST THU DEC 11 2014

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

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

* TIMING...THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

* HAZARDS...HEAVY SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES TODAY AND 3 TO 5 INCHES TONIGHT.
  THIS WILL BRING STORM TOTALS INTO THE 8 TO 12 INCH RANGE.

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

* VISIBILITIES...AS LOW AS A HALF 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

&&

$$

NYZ005>008-112330-
/O.EXB.KBUF.WW.Y.0023.000000T0000Z-141212T0600Z/
NORTHERN CAYUGA-OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FAIR HAVEN...OSWEGO...WATERTOWN...
LOWVILLE
1025 AM EST THU DEC 11 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST
FRIDAY.

* LOCATIONS...THE NORTH COUNTRY.

* TIMING...NOW THROUGH 1 AM FRIDAY.

* HAZARDS...LIGHT FREEZING RAIN OR FREEZING DRIZZLE MIXING WITH
  LIGHT SNOW AT TIMES.

* ACCUMULATIONS...FREEZING RAIN ACCUMULATIONS OF LESS THAN ONE-
  TENTH OF AN INCH. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS UP TO ONE INCH.

* IMPACTS...PERIODS OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN OR FREEZING DRIZZLE
  COMBINED WITH LIGHT SNOW WILL RESULT IN VERY SLIPPERY CONDITIONS
  ON UNTREATED SURFACES. MOTORISTS ARE ADVISED TO EXERCISE EXTREME
  CAUTION ON AREA ROADWAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NORMALLY ISSUED FOR A VARIETY OF
WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS SUCH AS LIGHT SNOW, BLOWING SNOW,
SLEET, FREEZING RAIN AND WIND CHILLS. WHILE THE WEATHER WILL BE
SIGNIFICANT, THE WORD ADVISORY IMPLIES THAT SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

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

&&

$$

NYZ021-112330-
/O.CON.KBUF.WW.Y.0023.000000T0000Z-141212T0900Z/
ALLEGANY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...WELLSVILLE
1025 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 2 INCHES TONIGHT.

* 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

&&

$$

NYZ001-002-010>012-112330-
/O.CON.KBUF.WW.Y.0023.000000T0000Z-141212T0900Z/
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-WYOMING-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NIAGARA FALLS...MEDINA...BUFFALO...
BATAVIA...WARSAW
1025 AM EST THU DEC 11 2014

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

* LOCATIONS...ORLEANS...GENESEE...AND WYOMING COUNTIES.

* TIMING...THROUGH LATE TONIGHT. SNOW WILL TAPER OFF THROUGH THE
  MORNING...THEN REDEVELOP LATER THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

* HAZARDS...OCCASIONAL SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 3 INCHES TODAY AND 1 TO 3 INCHES TONIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.

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

* IMPACTS...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE DIFFICULT
  TRAVEL WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS AND POOR VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NORMALLY ISSUED FOR A VARIETY OF
WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS SUCH AS LIGHT SNOW...BLOWING SNOW...
SLEET...FREEZING RAIN AND WIND CHILLS. WHILE THE WEATHER WILL BE
SIGNIFICANT...THE WORD ADVISORY IMPLIES THAT SEVERE WINTER
WEATHER IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

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

&&

$$

NYZ085-112330-
/O.CON.KBUF.WW.Y.0023.000000T0000Z-141212T0900Z/
SOUTHERN ERIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ORCHARD PARK...SPRINGVILLE
1025 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 3 INCHES TONIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...AS LOW AS A HALF 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. LIGHT TO
  MODERATE SNOW WILL THEN CONTINUE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

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

&&

$$

WOOD






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