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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY
102 PM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

NYZ009-290500-
/O.UPG.KBGM.LE.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-141129T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KBGM.LE.W.0007.141128T1802Z-141129T0500Z/
NORTHERN ONEIDA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...BOONVILLE
102 PM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BINGHAMTON HAS ISSUED A LAKE
EFFECT SNOW WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN ONEIDA COUNTY.

* HAZARDS...SNOW, HEAVY AT TIMES.

* ACCUMULATIONS...LOCALLY 6 TO 8 INCHES.

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 20S.

* WINDS...WEST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL RESULT IN SLIPPERY ROADS AND
  POOR VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

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 1-888-603-1402...OR BY EMAIL AT
BGM.STORMREPORT@NOAA.GOV.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
841 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

NYZ005-282145-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.W.0013.000000T0000Z-141129T0000Z/
NORTHERN CAYUGA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...FAIR HAVEN
841 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

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

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN CAYUGA COUNTY.

* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 8 INCHES.

* VISIBILITIES...A FEW HUNDRED FEET AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL RESULT IN DIFFICULT TRAVEL AT
  TIMES IN THE HEAVIEST PORTION OF THE BANDS. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL
  DURING THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW...EXPECT SEVERE WINTER DRIVING
  CONDITIONS WITH VERY LOW VISIBILITY AND DEEP SNOW COVER ON
  ROADS.

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

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
841 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

NYZ006-282145-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.W.0013.000000T0000Z-141129T0600Z/
OSWEGO-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...OSWEGO
841 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST
SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...OSWEGO COUNTY.

* TIMING...THIS MORNING THROUGH OVERNIGHT TONIGHT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 9 INCHES IN THE MOST PERSISTENT LAKE
  SNOWS. THE HIGHEST STORM TOTALS WILL MOST LIKELY BE FOUND OVER
  THE SOUTHERN HALF OF THE COUNTY.

* VISIBILITIES...A FEW HUNDRED FEET AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL RESULT IN DIFFICULT TRAVEL AT
  TIMES IN THE HEAVIEST PORTION OF THE BANDS. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL
  DURING THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW...EXPECT SEVERE WINTER DRIVING
  CONDITIONS WITH VERY LOW VISIBILITY AND DEEP SNOW COVER ON
  ROADS.

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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