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

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
WWUS41 KBUF 131431
WSWBUF

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
931 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

NYZ002>006-132245-
/O.CON.KBUF.WC.W.0001.000000T0000Z-160214T1500Z/
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-160214T0600Z/
ORLEANS-MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-OSWEGO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MEDINA...ROCHESTER...NEWARK...
FAIR HAVEN...OSWEGO
931 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST SUNDAY...
...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST
SUNDAY...

* LOCATIONS...OSWEGO COUNTY.

* TIMING...THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT THROUGH
  OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. THE WIND CHILL WARNING IS IN EFFECT THROUGH
  LATE SUNDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES TODAY AND 2 TO 3 INCHES TONIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH PRODUCING
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

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

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 30 BELOW.

* IMPACTS...LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL RESULT IN
  DIFFICULT TRAVEL AT TIMES WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS AND GREATLY
  REDUCED VISIBILITIES. IN ADDITION...WIND CHILLS AND
  TEMPERATURES WILL REACH DANGEROUSLY COLD LEVELS. THE FRIGID
  CONDITIONS COULD RESULT IN FROZEN PIPES...AND WILL QUICKLY
  LEAD TO FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IF YOU ARE NOT PROPERLY
  DRESSED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN A STRONG WIND WILL COMBINE
WITH COLD TEMPERATURES TO CREATE DANGEROUSLY COLD CONDITIONS FOR
EXPOSED SKIN. THE WIND WILL MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS 25 DEGREES
BELOW ZERO OR COLDER FOR SEVERAL HOURS. THOSE PLANNING TO VENTURE
OUTDOORS SHOULD USE COMMON SENSE AND DRESS WARMLY.

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

&&

$$

NYZ019-020-085-132245-
/O.CON.KBUF.WC.W.0001.000000T0000Z-160214T1500Z/
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-160214T0600Z/
CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-SOUTHERN ERIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JAMESTOWN...OLEAN...ORCHARD PARK...
SPRINGVILLE
931 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST SUNDAY...
...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST
SUNDAY...

* LOCATIONS...CHAUTAUQUA...CATTARAUGUS AND SOUTHERN ERIE
  COUNTIES.

* TIMING...THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT THROUGH
  OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. THE WIND CHILL WARNING IS IN EFFECT THROUGH
  LATE SUNDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 3 INCHES TODAY AND 1 TO 3 INCHES TONIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH PRODUCING
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

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

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 30 BELOW.

* IMPACTS...LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL RESULT IN
  DIFFICULT TRAVEL AT TIMES WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS AND GREATLY
  REDUCED VISIBILITIES. IN ADDITION...WIND CHILLS AND
  TEMPERATURES WILL REACH DANGEROUSLY COLD LEVELS. THE FRIGID
  CONDITIONS COULD RESULT IN FROZEN PIPES...AND WILL QUICKLY
  LEAD TO FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IF YOU ARE NOT PROPERLY
  DRESSED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN A STRONG WIND WILL COMBINE
WITH COLD TEMPERATURES TO CREATE DANGEROUSLY COLD CONDITIONS FOR
EXPOSED SKIN. THE WIND WILL MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS 25 DEGREES
BELOW ZERO OR COLDER FOR SEVERAL HOURS. THOSE PLANNING TO VENTURE
OUTDOORS SHOULD USE COMMON SENSE AND DRESS WARMLY.

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

&&

$$

NYZ001-010>014-021-132245-
/O.CON.KBUF.WC.W.0001.000000T0000Z-160214T1500Z/
NIAGARA-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-WYOMING-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-ALLEGANY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NIAGARA FALLS...BUFFALO...BATAVIA...
WARSAW...GENESEO...CANANDAIGUA...WELLSVILLE
931 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST SUNDAY...

* LOCATIONS...NIAGARA...NORTHERN ERIE...GENESEE...WYOMING...
  LIVINGSTON...ONTARIO...AND ALLEGANY COUNTIES.

* TIMING...THROUGH LATE SUNDAY MORNING.

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

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 30 BELOW.

* IMPACTS...WIND CHILLS AND TEMPERATURES WILL REACH DANGEROUSLY
  COLD LEVELS. THE FRIGID CONDITIONS COULD RESULT IN FROZEN
  PIPES...AND WILL QUICKLY LEAD TO FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IF
  YOU ARE NOT PROPERLY DRESSED.

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.

A WIND CHILL WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN A STRONG WIND WILL COMBINE
WITH COLD TEMPERATURES TO CREATE DANGEROUSLY COLD CONDITIONS FOR
EXPOSED SKIN. THE WIND WILL MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS 25 DEGREES
BELOW ZERO OR COLDER FOR SEVERAL HOURS. THOSE PLANNING TO VENTURE
OUTDOORS SHOULD USE COMMON SENSE AND DRESS WARMLY.

&&

$$

NYZ007-008-132245-
/O.CON.KBUF.WC.W.0001.000000T0000Z-160214T1500Z/
JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WATERTOWN...LOWVILLE
931 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST SUNDAY...

* LOCATIONS...JEFFERSON AND LEWIS COUNTIES.

* TIMING...THROUGH LATE SUNDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 40 BELOW.

* IMPACTS...WIND CHILLS AND TEMPERATURES WILL REACH DANGEROUSLY
  COLD LEVELS. THE FRIGID CONDITIONS COULD RESULT IN FROZEN
  PIPES...AND WILL QUICKLY LEAD TO FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IF
  YOU ARE NOT PROPERLY DRESSED.

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.

A WIND CHILL WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN A STRONG WIND WILL COMBINE
WITH COLD TEMPERATURES TO CREATE DANGEROUSLY COLD CONDITIONS FOR
EXPOSED SKIN. THE WIND WILL MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS 25 DEGREES
BELOW ZERO OR COLDER FOR SEVERAL HOURS. THOSE PLANNING TO VENTURE
OUTDOORS SHOULD USE COMMON SENSE AND DRESS WARMLY.

&&

$$

HITCHCOCK


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.