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WWUS41 KBUF 081443
WSWBUF

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
943 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

NYZ012-019-020-085-082245-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.W.0009.000000T0000Z-161210T1100Z/
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-SOUTHERN ERIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WARSAW...JAMESTOWN...OLEAN...
ORCHARD PARK...SPRINGVILLE
943 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST
SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...CHAUTAUQUA...CATTARAUGUS...SOUTHERN ERIE...AND
  WYOMING COUNTIES. GREATEST AMOUNTS ACROSS THE HIGHER TERRAIN
  OF THE CHAUTAUQUA RIDGE.

* TIMING...THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 5 INCHES TODAY...6 TO 11 INCHES TONIGHT...
   4 TO 8 INCHES FRIDAY...AND 3 TO 5 INCHES FRIDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

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

* IMPACTS...HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW
  WILL LEAD TO SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW ON AREA
  ROADWAYS AND VERY POOR VISIBILITIES AT TIMES...RESULTING IN
  HAZARDOUS TO NEARLY IMPOSSIBLE TRAVEL CONDITIONS AT TIMES
  WITHIN THE MOST INTENSE PORTION OF THE BAND. IF YOU MUST
  TRAVEL BE PREPARED FOR SEVERE WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS WITH
  NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY AND DEEP SNOW COVER ON ROADS. THIS
  INCLUDES THE NEW YORK STATE THRUWAY FROM HAMBURG TO THE NEW
  YORK/PENNSYLVANIA STATE LINE.

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.

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_SNOWAAA.HTM
TO VIEW THE EXPERIMENTAL POLYGONS PLEASE SEE:
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUF/LESPOLYGON
COORD...4257 7819 4277 7822 4270 7889 4230 7951
        4239 7852
TIME Y16M12D08T1100Z-Y16M12D08T2100Z
COORD...4259 7834 4261 7878 4232 7975 4199 7977
        4202 7864
TIME Y16M12D08T2100Z-Y16M12D09T0900Z
COORD...4233 7868 4249 7901 4232 7975 4199 7977
        4199 7879
TIME Y16M12D09T0900Z-Y16M12D10T0000Z
COORD...4233 7862 4254 7873 4247 7922 4221 7976
        4199 7977 4205 7917
TIME Y16M12D10T0000Z-Y16M12D10T1100Z

$$

NYZ007-008-082245-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.W.0009.000000T0000Z-161209T1100Z/
JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WATERTOWN...LOWVILLE
943 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST
FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS...JEFFERSON AND LEWIS COUNTIES. GREATEST AMOUNTS
  ACROSS HIGHER TERRAIN OF THE TUG HILL PLATEAU.

* TIMING...THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES TODAY AND 7 TO 14 INCHES TONIGHT.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

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

* IMPACTS...HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW
  WILL LEAD TO SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW ON AREA
  ROADWAYS AND VERY POOR VISIBILITIES AT TIMES...RESULTING IN
  HAZARDOUS TO NEARLY IMPOSSIBLE TRAVEL CONDITIONS AT TIMES
  WITHIN THE MOST INTENSE PORTION OF THE BAND. IF YOU MUST
  TRAVEL BE PREPARED FOR SEVERE WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS WITH
  NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY AND DEEP SNOW COVER ON ROADS. THIS
  INCLUDES INTERSTATE 81 FROM ADAMS TO THE OSWEGO COUNTY LINE.

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.

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_SNOWAAA.HTM
TO VIEW THE EXPERIMENTAL POLYGONS PLEASE SEE:
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUF/LESPOLYGON
COORD...4408 7515 4418 7541 4395 7615 4367 7595
        4367 7559 4382 7514
TIME Y16M12D08T1100Z-Y16M12D08T2100Z
COORD...4407 7519 4390 7548 4376 7623 4346 7627
        4342 7550 4360 7513
TIME Y16M12D08T2100Z-Y16M12D09T0600Z

$$

NYZ006-082245-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.W.0009.000000T0000Z-161210T1100Z/
OSWEGO-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...OSWEGO
943 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST
SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...OSWEGO COUNTY. GREATEST AMOUNTS ACROSS HIGHER
  TERRAIN OF THE TUG HILL PLATEAU.

* TIMING...THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 5 INCHES TODAY...7 TO 14 INCHES TONIGHT...
   1 TO 3 INCHES FRIDAY...AND 3 TO 5 INCHES FRIDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

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

* IMPACTS...HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW
  WILL LEAD TO SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW ON AREA
  ROADWAYS AND VERY POOR VISIBILITIES AT TIMES...RESULTING IN
  HAZARDOUS TO NEARLY IMPOSSIBLE TRAVEL CONDITIONS AT TIMES
  WITHIN THE MOST INTENSE PORTION OF THE BAND. IF YOU MUST
  TRAVEL BE PREPARED FOR SEVERE WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS WITH
  NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY AND DEEP SNOW COVER ON ROADS. THIS
  INCLUDES INTERSTATE 81 FROM SANDY CREEK TO CENTRAL SQUARE.

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.

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_SNOWAAA.HTM
TO VIEW THE EXPERIMENTAL POLYGONS PLEASE SEE:
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUF/LESPOLYGON
COORD...4408 7515 4418 7541 4395 7615 4367 7595
        4367 7559 4382 7514
TIME Y16M12D08T1100Z-Y16M12D08T2100Z
COORD...4407 7519 4390 7548 4376 7623 4346 7627
        4342 7550 4360 7513
TIME Y16M12D08T2100Z-Y16M12D09T0600Z
COORD...4348 7584 4349 7633 4330 7681 4323 7679
        4328 7620 4316 7588
TIME Y16M12D09T0600Z-Y16M12D09T1200Z
COORD...4326 7643 4330 7663 4329 7741 4315 7731
        4305 7698 4302 7650
TIME Y16M12D09T1200Z-Y16M12D10T0000Z
COORD...4336 7653 4329 7695 4333 7738 4329 7741
        4318 7701 4314 7659 4324 7643
TIME Y16M12D10T0000Z-Y16M12D10T1100Z

$$

NYZ004-005-082245-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.W.0009.161209T0600Z-161210T1100Z/
WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWARK...FAIR HAVEN
943 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM FRIDAY TO
6 AM EST SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN PORTIONS OF WAYNE AND CAYUGA COUNTIES.

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

* ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 3 INCHES OVERNIGHT...1 TO 3 INCHES
  FRIDAY...AND 3 TO 6 INCHES FRIDAY NIGHT...LEADING TO STORM
  TOTALS OF 6 TO 11 INCHES IN THE MOST PERSISTENT LAKE SNOWS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

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

* IMPACTS...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL LEAD TO SIGNIFICANT
  ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW ON AREA ROADWAYS AND VERY POOR
  VISIBILITIES AT TIMES...RESULTING IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS.

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.

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_SNOWAAA.HTM
TO VIEW THE EXPERIMENTAL POLYGONS PLEASE SEE:
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUF/LESPOLYGON
COORD...4348 7584 4349 7633 4330 7681 4323 7679
        4328 7620 4316 7588
TIME Y16M12D09T0600Z-Y16M12D09T1200Z
COORD...4326 7643 4330 7663 4329 7741 4315 7731
        4305 7698 4302 7650
TIME Y16M12D09T1200Z-Y16M12D10T0000Z
COORD...4336 7653 4329 7695 4333 7738 4329 7741
        4318 7701 4314 7659 4324 7643
TIME Y16M12D10T0000Z-Y16M12D10T1100Z

$$

NYZ021-082245-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.Y.0020.161208T2100Z-161209T1500Z/
ALLEGANY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...WELLSVILLE
943 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 10 AM EST FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS...ALLEGANY COUNTY.

* TIMING...FROM LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE FRIDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...AN INCH OR LESS THIS AFTERNOON...3 TO 5 INCHES
  TONIGHT...AND AN INCH OR LESS FRIDAY...LEADING TO STORM TOTALS
  OF 3 TO 6 INCHES IN THE MOST PERSISTENT LAKE SNOWS.

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

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

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 20S THIS AFTERNOON. LOWS IN THE
  LOWER 20S TONIGHT. IN THE MID 20S FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL LEAD TO ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW
  ON AREA ROADWAYS AND VERY POOR VISIBILITIES AT TIMES...
  RESULTING IN DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

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.

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

&&

$$

NYZ003-082245-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.Y.0020.161209T0600Z-161210T1100Z/
MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...ROCHESTER
943 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM FRIDAY
TO 6 AM EST SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...MONROE. GREATEST AMOUNTS FROM THE EASTERN SUBURBS
  OF ROCHESTER EASTWARD TOWARD WAYNE COUNTY.

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

* ACCUMULATIONS...AN INCH OR LESS OVERNIGHT...1 TO 3 INCHES
  FRIDAY...AND 3 TO 6 INCHES FRIDAY NIGHT...LEADING TO STORM
  TOTALS OF 5 TO 9 INCHES IN THE MOST PERSISTENT LAKE SNOWS.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

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

* IMPACTS...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL LEAD TO ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW
  ON AREA ROADWAYS AND VERY POOR VISIBILITIES AT TIMES...
  RESULTING IN DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

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.

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

&&

$$

TMA



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