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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY
338 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016


NYZ009-018-036-037-120845-
/O.CON.KBGM.LE.W.0004.000000T0000Z-160212T0900Z/
NORTHERN ONEIDA-ONONDAGA-MADISON-SOUTHERN ONEIDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOONVILLE...SYRACUSE...ONEIDA...
HAMILTON...UTICA...ROME
338 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST
FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS...PORTIONS OF CENTRAL NEW YORK INCLUDING ONEIDA...
  ONONDAGA AND MADISON COUNTIES.

* HAZARD TYPES...LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO 10 INCHES
  THROUGH TONIGHT, BRINGING SNOW TOTALS INTO 8 TO 12 INCH RANGE
  FOR MUCH OF CENTRAL NY. LOCALIZED AMOUNTS OF MORE THAN 12 INCHES
  ARE LIKELY OVER WESTERN ONEIDA AND EXTREME NORTHERN ONONDAGA
  COUNTIES, NORTH OF METRO SYRACUSE.

* TIMING...THROUGH TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL DUE TO SNOW COVERED ROADS AND
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

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

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE TEENS TODAY, FALLING INTO THE SINGLE
  DIGITS TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF LAKE
EFFECT SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR
IMPOSSIBLE. LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS TYPICALLY ALIGN THEMSELVES
IN BANDS AND WILL LIKELY BE INTENSE ENOUGH TO DROP 1 TO SEVERAL
INCHES OF SNOW PER HOUR FOR SEVERAL HOURS. VISIBILITIES VARY
GREATLY AND CAN DROP TO ZERO WITHIN MINUTES. TRAVEL IS STRONGLY
DISCOURAGED. COMMERCE COULD BE SEVERELY IMPACTED. IF YOU MUST
TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

PLEASE REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY
CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1-877-633-6772...OR BY EMAIL AT
BGM.STORMREPORT@NOAA.GOV.

&&

$$

NYZ016-017-044>046-120000-
/O.CON.KBGM.LE.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-160212T0000Z/
SENECA-SOUTHERN CAYUGA-CORTLAND-CHENANGO-OTSEGO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SENECA FALLS...AUBURN...CORTLAND...
NORWICH...ONEONTA
338 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST
THIS EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...PORTIONS OF CENTRAL NEW YORK INCLUDING SENECA...
  SOUTHERN CAYUGA... CORTLAND... CHENANGO AND OTSEGO COUNTIES.

* HAZARD TYPES...LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 3 TO 6 INCHES. THE HEAVIEST
  SNOWS WILL FALL ROUGHLY NEAR AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM WATERLOO,
  TO CORTLAND TO NORWICH TO ONEONTA. SOUTH OF THIS LINE, SNOWFALL
  AMOUNTS WILL DROP OFF SHARPLY.

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS EVENING. LAKE SNOWS WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT
  BUT WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN WITH TIME.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL DUE TO SNOW COVERED ROADS AND
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

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

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE TEENS TODAY, FALLING INTO THE SINGLE
  DIGITS TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY MEANS LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS FORECAST
THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT IN SOME AREAS. LAKE EFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS TYPICALLY ALIGN THEMSELVES IN BANDS AND WILL LIKELY BE
INTENSE ENOUGH TO DROP SEVERAL INCHES IN LOCALIZED AREAS.

PLEASE REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY
CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1-877-633-6772...OR BY EMAIL AT
BGM.STORMREPORT@NOAA.GOV.

&&

$$

HEDEN


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