Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY
1118 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

NYZ009-018-036-037-111630-
/O.CON.KBGM.LE.W.0004.160210T1800Z-160212T0900Z/
NORTHERN ONEIDA-ONONDAGA-MADISON-SOUTHERN ONEIDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOONVILLE...SYRACUSE...ONEIDA...
HAMILTON...UTICA...ROME
1118 AM EST WED FEB 10 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...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 6 TO 12 INCHES. LOCALLY
  HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE IN THE MORE PERSISTENT LAKE SNOWS.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS AND BRIEF SQUALLS DEVELOPING THIS
  AFTERNOON INTO EVENING...THEN HEAVIER BANDS OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW
  OVERNIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...DIMINISHING THURSDAY EVENING.

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

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH...HIGHEST THURSDAY.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING INTO THE TEENS TONIGHT AND REMAINING
  THERE THROUGH THURSDAY BEFORE FALLING INTO THE SINGLE NUMBERS.

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.

&&

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NYZ016-017-044>046-111630-
/O.CON.KBGM.LE.Y.0004.160210T1800Z-160212T0000Z/
SENECA-SOUTHERN CAYUGA-CORTLAND-CHENANGO-OTSEGO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SENECA FALLS...AUBURN...CORTLAND...
NORWICH...ONEONTA
1118 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST
THURSDAY...

* 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...BUT UP TO
  8 INCHES IN THE MORE PERSISTENT LAKE SNOWS.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS AND BRIEF SQUALLS DEVELOPING THIS
  AFTERNOON INTO EVENING...THEN HEAVIER BANDS OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW
  OVERNIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...DIMINISHING LATE AFTERNOON.

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

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH...HIGHEST THURSDAY.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING INTO THE TEENS TONIGHT AND REMAINING
  THERE THROUGH THURSDAY.

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.

&&

$$



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