Special Weather Statement
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
909 AM EST THU JAN 18 2018

NYZ010-011-181600-
Genesee-Northern Erie-
909 AM EST THU JAN 18 2018

...A BAND OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL AFFECT NORTHERN ERIE AND WESTERN
GENESEE COUNTIES...

Lake effect snow will continue to increase across much of northern
Erie and western Genesee counties through mid to late morning.
Snowfall will become moderate, with snowfall rates of a half inch to
one inch per hour.

Southwest winds gusting to 35 mph will also produce blowing and
drifting snow in open areas. Travel conditions will steadily
deteriorate this morning across the Buffalo Metro Area and western
Genesee County.

This includes Interstate 90 between exits 55 and 48.

Conditions can deteriorate rapidly in lake effect snow situations.
Be prepared for snow or ice covered roads. Slow down and allow extra
time when traveling.

LAT...LON 4300 7902 4302 7884 4309 7850 4308 7847
      4310 7846 4312 7832 4305 7817 4289 7823
      4287 7839 4287 7849 4283 7858 4279 7893
      4280 7892 4287 7892 4293 7890 4296 7893
      4296 7896
$$

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