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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
340 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

NYZ032-033-038-102200-
/O.CON.KALY.LE.Y.0005.160210T1700Z-160211T2300Z/
NORTHERN HERKIMER-HAMILTON-SOUTHERN HERKIMER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ATWELL...BIG MOOSE...EAGLE BAY...
MCKEEVER...NOBLEBORO...NORTHWOOD...OLD FORGE...SPECULATOR...
ILION...HERKIMER...LITTLE FALLS...MOHAWK...FRANKFORT...DOLGEVILLE
340 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO
6 PM EST THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...HERKIMER AND HAMILTON COUNTIES.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES.

* TIMING...BANDS OF SNOW WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON... ESPECIALLY
  ACROSS NORTHERN HERKIMER AND HAMILTON COUNTIES. THE BANDS ARE
  EXPECTED TO GRADUALLY SHIFT SOUTHWARD...INTO CENTRAL AND
  SOUTHERN HERKIMER COUNTY AND SOUTHWEST HAMILTON COUNTY TONIGHT AND
  THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO FALLING SNOW...
  REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

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

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S TODAY...SINGLE DIGITS
  TO UPPER TEENS TONIGHT AND 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. USE
CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING.

&&

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
639 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

NYZ007-008-101945-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.Y.0015.160210T1200Z-160211T0300Z/
JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WATERTOWN...LOWVILLE
639 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST
THIS EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...JEFFERSON AND LEWIS COUNTIES...WITH THE GREATEST
  SNOW AMOUNTS EXPECTED ACROSS THE TUG HILL REGION.

* TIMING...FROM EARLY THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE THIS EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 5 INCHES TODAY AND AN INCH OR TWO THIS
  EVENING...LEADING TO STORM TOTALS OF 4 TO 7 INCHES IN THE MOST
  PERSISTENT LAKE SNOWS.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.

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

* IMPACTS...LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL RESULT IN
  HAZARDOUS TRAVEL AT TIMES WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS AND GREATLY
  REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

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.

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

&&

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY
338 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016


NYZ016-017-044>046-110845-
/O.CON.KBGM.LE.Y.0004.160210T1800Z-160212T0000Z/
SENECA-SOUTHERN CAYUGA-CORTLAND-CHENANGO-OTSEGO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SENECA FALLS...AUBURN...CORTLAND...
NORWICH...ONEONTA
338 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 7 PM EST THURSDAY...

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

* HAZARD TYPES...LAKE EFFECT SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 4 TO 6 INCHES WITH UP TO 8
  INCHES IN THE MORE PERSISTENT LAKE SNOWS.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS AND SQUALLS DEVELOPING BY THIS AFTERNOON, THEN
  BANDS OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY.

* 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...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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