Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Binghamton, NY

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Binghamton NY
928 PM EST Wed Feb 28 2024

NYZ018-036-037-010000-
/O.CON.KBGM.LE.W.0002.240229T0300Z-240301T0000Z/
Onondaga-Madison-Southern Oneida-
Including the cities of Syracuse, Hamilton, Oneida, Rome,
and Utica
928 PM EST Wed Feb 28 2024

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

* WHAT...Heavy lake effect snow expected. Total snow accumulations
  of 3 to 6 inches will be common, with 7 to 11 inches in the
  heaviest band. Winds gusting over 35 mph may lead to near-
  blizzard conditons at times.

* WHERE...Onondaga, Madison and Southern Oneida counties.

* WHEN...Until 7 PM EST Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult. Areas of blowing
  snow could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous
  conditions could impact the morning or evening commute. Gusty
  winds could bring down tree branches.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Very strong winds Wednesday evening will
  begin to diminish somewhat as the lake effect snow bands become
  more organized. Still, there is a risk of near-blizzard
  conditions at times in the heaviest snow bands.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

&&

$$

NYZ009-017-044>046-010000-
/O.CON.KBGM.WW.Y.0015.240229T0300Z-240301T0000Z/
Northern Oneida-Southern Cayuga-Cortland-Chenango-Otsego-
Including the cities of Boonville, Auburn, Cortland, Norwich,
and Oneonta
928 PM EST Wed Feb 28 2024

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST
THURSDAY...

* WHAT...Lake effect snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 3
  to 6 inches. Winds may gust as high as 35 mph, resulting in
  near-blizzard conditions at times.

* WHERE...Northern Oneida, Southern Cayuga, Cortland, Chenango
  and Otsego counties.

* WHEN...Until 7 PM EST Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous
  conditions could impact the morning or evening commute. Gusty
  winds could bring down tree branches.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The heaviest snow bands will be localized,
  and will favor Southern Cayuga, northern Cortland, far northern
  Chenango, and Otsego Counties. Very strong winds Wednesday
  evening will begin to diminish somewhat as the lake effect snow
  bands become more organized. Still, there is a risk of
  localized near- blizzard conditions at times in the heaviest
  snow bands.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

&&

$$


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