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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
921 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL DEVELOP THURSDAY AND CONTINUE INTO
SATURDAY...

.BANDS OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL SET UP ALONG THE PENNSYLVANIA
SHORELINE ON THURSDAY AND WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES. WINDS WILL
SHIFT TO THE NORTHWEST THURSDAY NIGHT WITH SNOW SHIFTING INLAND...
THEN BECOMING FOCUSED TOWARDS THE LAKESHORE AGAIN ON SATURDAY.

PAZ001>003-081200-
/O.CON.KCLE.LE.W.0009.161208T1700Z-161210T2100Z/
NORTHERN ERIE-SOUTHERN ERIE-CRAWFORD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ERIE...EDINBORO...MEADVILLE
921 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY
TO 4 PM EST SATURDAY...

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 8 TO 12 INCHES ARE
  EXPECTED ALONG THE LAKESHORE WITH 1 TO 2 FEET SOUTH OF
  INTERSTATE 90 WHERE THE SNOW BANDS PERSIST.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN NEAR THE ERIE PENNSYLVANIA LAKESHORE
  ON THURSDAY AND BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES. SNOW WILL SPREAD INLAND
  BY THURSDAY EVENING. SNOW SQUALLS WILL CONTINUE ON FRIDAY...
  TAPERING OFF ON SATURDAY.

* IMPACTS...LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND SNOW SQUALLS WILL LEAD TO HEAVY
  SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AND VERY POOR VISIBILITIES AT TIMES. GUSTY
  WINDS WILL PRODUCE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW. HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE 20S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW
IS EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. DURING LAKE EFFECT SNOW...THE WEATHER
CAN VARY FROM BANDS OF LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW TO DRY WEATHER JUST A
FEW MILES AWAY. VISIBILITIES CAN VARY GREATLY AND CAN DROP TO
NEAR ZERO IN THE HEAVIER LAKE EFFECT SNOW BANDS. IF YOU WILL BE
TRAVELING IN THE WARNED AREA BE PREPARED FOR RAPID CHANGES IN
WEATHER...VISIBILITY AND ROAD CONDITIONS. LOCAL TRAVEL
RESTRICTIONS MAY BE IN EFFECT.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
843 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

NYZ006-080945-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.W.0009.161208T1100Z-161210T1100Z/
OSWEGO-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...OSWEGO
843 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THURSDAY
TO 6 AM EST SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...OSWEGO COUNTY. GREATEST AMOUNTS ACROSS HIGHER
  TERRAIN OF THE TUG HILL PLATEAU.

* TIMING...FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT. MOST
  INTENSE SNOWFALL RATES EXPECTED THURSDAY NIGHT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 5 INCHES THURSDAY...8 TO 15 INCHES THURSDAY
  NIGHT...2 TO 4 INCHES FRIDAY...AND 1 TO 3 INCHES FRIDAY
  NIGHT...LEADING TO STORM TOTALS OF 12 TO 20 INCHES IN THE MOST
  PERSISTENT LAKE SNOWS ACROSS THE TUG HILL...AND 8 TO 12 INCHES
  ACROSS THE REST OF THE COUNTY.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH PRODUCING
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

* VISIBILITIES...LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW WILL
  LEAD TO SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW ON AREA ROADWAYS AND
  VERY POOR VISIBILITIES AT TIMES...RESULTING IN HAZARDOUS TO
  NEARLY IMPOSSIBLE TRAVEL CONDITIONS AT TIMES WITHIN THE MOST
  INTENSE PORTION OF THE BAND. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL BE PREPARED FOR
  SEVERE WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS WITH NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY AND
  DEEP SNOW COVER ON ROADS. THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 81 FROM SANDY
  CREEK TO CENTRAL SQUARE.

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.

IF YOU LOSE POWER AND PLAN ON RUNNING A GENERATOR...MAKE SURE
THAT THE GENERATOR IS LOCATED OUTDOORS AND IS PROPERLY
VENTILATED. SPACE HEATERS SHOULD ALSO BE PROPERLY VENTILATED AND
USED ONLY IF THEY ARE OPERATING PROPERLY. MAKE SURE SNOW DOES NOT
BLOCK EXHAUSTS AND FRESH AIR INTAKES FOR HIGH EFFICIENCY FURNACES
AND WATER HEATERS.

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

&&

EXPERIMENTAL CONTENT BELOW...DO NOT USE OPERATIONALLY
PLEASE SEE BELOW LINKS FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THIS EXPERIMENT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUF/POLYGON_PDD
HTTP://WWW.NWS.NOAA.GOV/OS/NOTIFICATION/
PNS15LAKE_EFFECT_SNOWAAA.HTM
TO VIEW THE EXPERIMENTAL POLYGONS PLEASE SEE:
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUF/LESPOLYGON
COORD...4408 7515 4418 7541 4395 7615 4367 7595
        4367 7559 4382 7514
TIME Y16M12D08T1100Z-Y16M12D08T2100Z
COORD...4407 7519 4390 7548 4376 7623 4346 7627
        4342 7550 4360 7513
TIME Y16M12D08T2100Z-Y16M12D09T0600Z
COORD...4342 7586 4346 7543 4358 7555 4349 7654
        4324 7648 4328 7619 4316 7588
TIME Y16M12D09T0600Z-Y16M12D09T1200Z
COORD...4342 7586 4349 7633 4342 7652 4324 7648
        4328 7620 4316 7588
TIME Y16M12D09T1200Z-Y16M12D10T0000Z
COORD...4335 7587 4341 7601 4346 7648 4339 7661
        4322 7650 4328 7620 4316 7588
TIME Y16M12D10T0000Z-Y16M12D10T1100Z

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
843 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

NYZ007-008-080945-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.W.0009.161208T1100Z-161209T1100Z/
JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WATERTOWN...LOWVILLE
843 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THURSDAY
TO 6 AM EST FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS...JEFFERSON AND LEWIS COUNTIES. GREATEST AMOUNTS
  ACROSS HIGHER TERRAIN OF THE TUG HILL PLATEAU.

* TIMING...FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT. MOST
  INTENSE SNOWFALL RATES EXPECTED FROM LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON
  THROUGH THE FIRST HALF OF THURSDAY NIGHT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 7 INCHES THURSDAY AND 8 TO 15 INCHES
  THURSDAY NIGHT...LEADING TO STORM TOTALS OF 12 TO 20 INCHES IN
  THE MOST PERSISTENT LAKE SNOWS.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH PRODUCING
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

* VISIBILITIES...LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW WILL
  LEAD TO SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW ON AREA ROADWAYS AND
  VERY POOR VISIBILITIES AT TIMES...RESULTING IN HAZARDOUS TO
  NEARLY IMPOSSIBLE TRAVEL CONDITIONS AT TIMES WITHIN THE MOST
  INTENSE PORTION OF THE BAND. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL BE PREPARED FOR
  SEVERE WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS WITH NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY AND
  DEEP SNOW COVER ON ROADS. THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 81 FROM ADAMS
  TO THE OSWEGO COUNTY LINE.

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.

IF YOU LOSE POWER AND PLAN ON RUNNING A GENERATOR...MAKE SURE
THAT THE GENERATOR IS LOCATED OUTDOORS AND IS PROPERLY
VENTILATED. SPACE HEATERS SHOULD ALSO BE PROPERLY VENTILATED AND
USED ONLY IF THEY ARE OPERATING PROPERLY. MAKE SURE SNOW DOES NOT
BLOCK EXHAUSTS AND FRESH AIR INTAKES FOR HIGH EFFICIENCY FURNACES
AND WATER HEATERS.

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

&&

EXPERIMENTAL CONTENT BELOW...DO NOT USE OPERATIONALLY
PLEASE SEE BELOW LINKS FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THIS EXPERIMENT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUF/POLYGON_PDD
HTTP://WWW.NWS.NOAA.GOV/OS/NOTIFICATION/
PNS15LAKE_EFFECT_SNOWAAA.HTM
TO VIEW THE EXPERIMENTAL POLYGONS PLEASE SEE:
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUF/LESPOLYGON
COORD...4408 7515 4418 7541 4395 7615 4367 7595
        4367 7559 4382 7514
TIME Y16M12D08T1100Z-Y16M12D08T2100Z
COORD...4407 7519 4390 7548 4376 7623 4346 7627
        4342 7550 4360 7513
TIME Y16M12D08T2100Z-Y16M12D09T0600Z
COORD...4342 7586 4346 7543 4358 7555 4349 7654
        4324 7648 4328 7619 4316 7588
TIME Y16M12D09T0600Z-Y16M12D09T1200Z

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
843 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

NYZ012-019-020-085-080945-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.W.0009.161208T1100Z-161210T1100Z/
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-SOUTHERN ERIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WARSAW...JAMESTOWN...OLEAN...
ORCHARD PARK...SPRINGVILLE
843 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THURSDAY
TO 6 AM EST SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...CHAUTAUQUA...CATTARAUGUS...SOUTHERN ERIE...AND
  WYOMING COUNTIES. GREATEST AMOUNTS ACROSS THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF
  THE CHAUTAUQUA RIDGE.

* TIMING...FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT. MOST
  INTENSE SNOWFALL RATES EXPECTED FROM LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON
  THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 5 INCHES THURSDAY...6 TO 12 INCHES THURSDAY
  NIGHT...5 TO 8 INCHES FRIDAY...AND 3 TO 5 INCHES FRIDAY
  NIGHT...LEADING TO STORM TOTALS OF 2 TO 2.5 FEET IN THE MOST
  PERSISTENT LAKE SNOWS.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH PRODUCING
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

* VISIBILITIES...LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW WILL
  LEAD TO SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW ON AREA ROADWAYS AND
  VERY POOR VISIBILITIES AT TIMES...RESULTING IN HAZARDOUS TO
  NEARLY IMPOSSIBLE TRAVEL CONDITIONS AT TIMES WITHIN THE MOST
  INTENSE PORTION OF THE BAND. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL BE PREPARED FOR
  SEVERE WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS WITH NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY AND
  DEEP SNOW COVER ON ROADS. THIS INCLUDES THE NEW YORK STATE
  THRUWAY FROM HAMBURG TO THE NEW YORK/PENNSYLVANIA STATE LINE.

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.

IF YOU LOSE POWER AND PLAN ON RUNNING A GENERATOR...MAKE SURE
THAT THE GENERATOR IS LOCATED OUTDOORS AND IS PROPERLY
VENTILATED. SPACE HEATERS SHOULD ALSO BE PROPERLY VENTILATED AND
USED ONLY IF THEY ARE OPERATING PROPERLY. MAKE SURE SNOW DOES NOT
BLOCK EXHAUSTS AND FRESH AIR INTAKES FOR HIGH EFFICIENCY FURNACES
AND WATER HEATERS.

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

&&

EXPERIMENTAL CONTENT BELOW...DO NOT USE OPERATIONALLY
PLEASE SEE BELOW LINKS FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THIS EXPERIMENT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUF/POLYGON_PDD
HTTP://WWW.NWS.NOAA.GOV/OS/NOTIFICATION/
PNS15LAKE_EFFECT_SNOWAAA.HTM
TO VIEW THE EXPERIMENTAL POLYGONS PLEASE SEE:
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUF/LESPOLYGON
COORD...4257 7819 4277 7822 4270 7889 4230 7951
        4239 7852
TIME Y16M12D08T1100Z-Y16M12D08T2100Z
COORD...4259 7834 4261 7878 4232 7975 4199 7977
        4202 7864
TIME Y16M12D08T2100Z-Y16M12D09T0900Z
COORD...4244 7884 4251 7915 4232 7975 4199 7977
        4200 7838
TIME Y16M12D09T0900Z-Y16M12D10T0000Z
COORD...4254 7873 4247 7922 4219 7977 4199 7977
        4199 7897 4207 7869
TIME Y16M12D10T0000Z-Y16M12D10T1100Z

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
712 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

PAZ004-081215-
/O.UPG.KCTP.LE.A.0005.161208T1700Z-161210T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KCTP.LE.W.0006.161208T1700Z-161210T1700Z/
WARREN-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...WARREN
712 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY TO NOON
EST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE HAS ISSUED A LAKE
EFFECT SNOW WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY TO
NOON EST SATURDAY. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...WARREN COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TWO DAY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF A FOOT OR
  MORE ACROSS THE NORTHWESTERN HALF OF WARREN COUNTY AND LESSER
  AMOUNTS TO THE SOUTHEAST.

* TIMING...THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO FALL THURSDAY NIGHT
  THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY ROADS. THE HEAVY SNOW COULD
  MAKE ROADS IMPASSABLE AND MAY PRODUCE POWER OUTAGES DUE TO THE
  WEIGHT OF THE SNOW ON TREE LIMBS AND POWER LINES. THE INTENSITY
  OF THE SNOW INSIDE LAKE EFFECT SNOW BANDS CAN REDUCE VISIBILITY
  TO NEAR ZERO IN A MATTER OF MINUTES. THE WIND WILL ALSO LEAD TO
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION REMINDS MOTORISTS
TO ADJUST SPEEDS BASED ON DRIVING CONDITIONS AND TO TAKE IT SLOW
IN SNOW AND ICE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
408 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016


NYZ032-033-081030-
/O.CON.KALY.LE.W.0005.161208T1400Z-161209T1200Z/
NORTHERN HERKIMER-HAMILTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BIG MOOSE...EAGLE BAY...MCKEEVER...
OLD FORGE...ATWELL...NOBLEBORO...NORTHWOOD...LONG LAKE...
SABATTIS...HOFFMEISTER...WELLS
408 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THURSDAY
TO 7 AM EST FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN HERKIMER AND HAMILTON COUNTIES IN THE
  WESTERN ADIRONDACKS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 8 TO 14 INCHES ACROSS
  NORTHERN HERKIMER COUNTIES. THE HIGHER TOTALS WILL BE FROM
  ROUTE 28 AND OLD FORGE NORTHWARD. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 6 TO 10
  INCHES IN WESTERN HAMILTON COUNTY...ESPECIALLY WEST OF
  RAQUETTE LAKE AND NORTH OF ROUTE 28.

* TIMING...THURSDAY LATE MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY MID MORNING.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOWBANDS AND GUSTY WINDS WILL
  LEAD TO BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW WITH NEAR WHITEOUT
  CONDITIONS. ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND TREACHEROUS TO
  TRAVEL ON.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY
225 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

NYZ009-081930-
/O.CON.KBGM.LE.W.0006.161208T1600Z-161209T1200Z/
NORTHERN ONEIDA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...BOONVILLE
225 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THURSDAY
TO 7 AM EST FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN ONEIDA COUNTY.

* ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO 12 INCHES,
  MAINLY LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND THURSDAY NIGHT, AND ALSO
  CLOSE TO THE OSWEGO AND LEWIS COUNTY LINES.

* TIMING...ALTHOUGH SOME SNOW SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED THURSDAY
  AFTERNOON, THE PRIMARY LAKE-EFFECT SNOW BAND SHOULD MOVE INTO
  THE REGION LATE IN THE DAY OR EARLY THURSDAY EVENING, LIKELY
  BETWEEN 4 AND 8 PM. SNOWFALL RATES OF 1 TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR ARE
  POSSIBLE LATE THURSDAY NIGHT. STEADIER AND HEAVIER LAKE SNOWS
  SHOULD SHIFT SOUTH OF THE REGION FRIDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...THE HEAVY SNOW WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT, AND SOME
  ROADS MAY BECOME IMPASSABLE. GUSTY WINDS MAY RESULT IN
  CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH, WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S.

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.

&&

$$


Lake Effect Snow Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
712 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

PAZ005-081215-
/O.UPG.KCTP.LE.A.0005.161208T1700Z-161210T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KCTP.LE.Y.0006.161208T1700Z-161210T1700Z/
MCKEAN-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...BRADFORD
712 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY TO NOON
EST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE HAS ISSUED A LAKE
EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY TO
NOON EST SATURDAY. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...MCKEAN COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TWO DAY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 8 TO 12
  INCHES IN THE NORTHWESTERN PARTS OF MCKEAN COUNTY...AND 4-6
  INCHES IN THE SOUTHEAST.

* TIMING...THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO FALL THURSDAY NIGHT
  THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY ROADS. POWER OUTAGES ARE
  POSSIBLE DUE TO THE WEIGHT OF THE SNOW ON TREE LIMBS AND POWER
  LINES. THE INTENSITY OF THE SNOW INSIDE LAKE EFFECT SNOW BANDS
  CAN REDUCE VISIBILITY TO NEAR ZERO IN A MATTER OF MINUTES. THE
  WIND WILL ALSO LEAD TO BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION REMINDS MOTORISTS
TO ADJUST SPEEDS BASED ON DRIVING CONDITIONS AND TO TAKE IT SLOW
IN SNOW AND ICE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
241 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

NYZ029-081100-
/O.CON.KBTV.LE.Y.0002.161208T0500Z-161209T0500Z/
SOUTHEASTERN ST. LAWRENCE-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF STAR LAKE
241 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT TO MIDNIGHT EST THURSDAY NIGHT...

* LOCATIONS...SOUTHEASTERN ST. LAWRENCE COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW SOUTH OF ROUTE 3 AND 2 TO
  5 INCHES NORTH.

* MAXIMUM SNOWFALL RATE...UP TO 1 INCH PER HOUR...MAINLY BETWEEN 9
  AM AND 4 PM THURSDAY IN THE MOST PERSISTENT LAKE EFFECT BANDS.

* TIMING...OCCASIONAL SNOW SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP BY THURSDAY
  MORNING WITH BRIEF SNOW SQUALLS POSSIBLE...BEFORE TAPERING OFF
  EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...THE SNOWFALL WILL CREATE SLIPPERY AND SNOW COVERED
  ROADWAYS.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...LOWS IN THE 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.

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

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.

PLEASE STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...YOUR LOCAL MEDIA...OR
GO TO WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BURLINGTON FOR FURTHER UPDATES ON THIS
WEATHER SITUATION.

&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
924 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

LEZ020-081030-
/O.CON.KBUF.SC.Y.0104.000000T0000Z-161209T0300Z/
UPPER NIAGARA RIVER AND BUFFALO HARBOR-
924 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 18 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR WAVES AVERAGING 4 FEET OR MORE ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

HITCHCOCK

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
924 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

LEZ040-041-081030-
/O.CON.KBUF.SC.Y.0103.000000T0000Z-161210T0000Z/
LAKE ERIE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM RIPLEY TO DUNKIRK-
LAKE ERIE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM DUNKIRK TO BUFFALO-
924 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES...6 TO 9 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 18 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR WAVES AVERAGING 4 FEET OR MORE ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
924 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

LOZ042>045-081030-
/O.CON.KBUF.SC.Y.0103.000000T0000Z-161210T1200Z/
LAKE ONTARIO NEARSHORE WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN
BEACH-
LAKE ONTARIO NEARSHORE WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO SODUS BAY-
LAKE ONTARIO NEARSHORE WATERS FROM SODUS BAY TO MEXICO BAY-
LAKE ONTARIO NEARSHORE WATERS FROM MEXICO BAY TO THE SAINT
LAWRENCE RIVER-
924 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...WEST TO 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES...7 TO 10 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 18 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR WAVES AVERAGING 4 FEET OR MORE ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
917 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016


LEZ146>149-081030-
/O.CON.KCLE.SC.Y.0064.000000T0000Z-161210T0800Z/
LAKE ERIE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM AVON POINT TO WILLOWICK OH-
LAKE ERIE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM WILLOWICK TO GENEVA-ON-
THE LAKE OH-LAKE ERIE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM GENEVA-ON-THE-
LAKE TO CONNEAUT OH-
LAKE ERIE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM CONNEAUT OH TO RIPLEY NY-
917 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM EST
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT.

* WAVES...4 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

INEXPERIENCED MARINERS... ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS...SHOULD STAY IN PORT DURING THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Lake Effect Snow Watch


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
843 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

NYZ003>005-080945-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.A.0011.161208T2300Z-161210T1100Z/
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCHESTER...NEWARK...FAIR HAVEN
843 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING
THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

* LOCATIONS...MONROE...WAYNE AND NORTHERN CAYUGA COUNTIES.
  GREATEST AMOUNTS FROM THE EASTERN SUBURBS OF ROCHESTER EASTWARD
  ACROSS WAYNE AND NORTHERN CAYUGA COUNTIES.

* TIMING...FROM EARLY THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 10 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE MOST
  PERSISTENT LAKE SNOWS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH PRODUCING
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

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

* IMPACTS...HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW
  WILL LIKELY LEAD TO SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW ON AREA
  ROADWAYS AND VERY POOR VISIBILITIES AT TIMES...RESULTING IN
  HAZARDOUS TO DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

* FORECASTER CONFIDENCE...MEDIUM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH MEANS THAT NARROW BANDS OF LOCALLY HEAVY
LAKE EFFECT SNOW ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE REGION...ALONG WITH
RAPID CHANGES IN ROAD AND VISIBILITY CONDITIONS THAT CAN HAVE A
SIGNIFICANT IMPACT ON TRAVEL.

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.

&&

$$

HITCHCOCK

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY
225 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

NYZ017-018-036-037-081930-
/O.CON.KBGM.LE.A.0004.161208T2300Z-161210T1100Z/
SOUTHERN CAYUGA-ONONDAGA-MADISON-SOUTHERN ONEIDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUBURN...SYRACUSE...HAMILTON...ONEIDA...
ROME...UTICA
225 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING
THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

* LOCATIONS...SOUTHERN ONEIDA...SOUTHERN CAYUGA...ONONDAGA...AND
  MADISON COUNTIES.

* ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO 12 INCHES
  POSSIBLE IN THE MOST PERSISTENT BANDS, MAINLY FRIDAY AND FRIDAY
  NIGHT, AND OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN JUST SOUTH OF THE THRUWAY
  CORRIDOR.

* TIMING...ALTHOUGH SOME SNOW SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED THURSDAY
  EVENING, THE MORE PERSISTENT AND HEAVIER LAKE-EFFECT SNOW BANDS
  SHOULD SHIFT INTO THE REGION FRIDAY MORNING, THEN CONTINUE
  FRIDAY NIGHT, BEFORE TAPERING OFF ON SATURDAY.

* IMPACTS...THE HEAVY SNOW WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT, AND SOME
  ROADS MAY BECOME IMPASSABLE. GUSTY WINDS MAY RESULT IN
  CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH, WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR A LARGE
AMOUNT OF SNOW IN ONLY A FEW HOURS. VISIBILITIES AND DEPTH OF
SNOW CAN VARY GREATLY... IMPACTING TRAVEL SIGNIFICANTLY. CONTINUE
TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

JUREWICZ


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY
438 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

NYZ022>024-055-056-082145-
STEUBEN-SCHUYLER-CHEMUNG-TIOGA-BROOME-
438 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NEW YORK.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

WHILE STEADIER LAKE EFFECT SNOW SQUALLS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN
MAINLY NORTH OF THE AREA, SOME BRIEF HEAVIER SQUALLS ARE POSSIBLE
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY
438 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

NYZ025-044>046-057-082145-
TOMPKINS-CORTLAND-CHENANGO-OTSEGO-DELAWARE-
438 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NEW YORK.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

A PROLONGED PERIOD OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS COULD PRODUCE
SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS ACROSS THE AREA FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT
INTO
SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
331 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

NYZ029-080845-
SOUTHEASTERN ST. LAWRENCE-
331 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
MIDNIGHT EST THURSDAY NIGHT...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHERN NEW YORK.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
331 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

NYZ026>028-030-031-034-035-087-VTZ001>012-016>019-080845-
NORTHERN ST. LAWRENCE-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-EASTERN CLINTON-
SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-WESTERN CLINTON-WESTERN ESSEX-EASTERN ESSEX-
SOUTHWESTERN ST. LAWRENCE-GRAND ISLE-WESTERN FRANKLIN-ORLEANS-ESSEX-
WESTERN CHITTENDEN-LAMOILLE-CALEDONIA-WASHINGTON-WESTERN ADDISON-
ORANGE-WESTERN RUTLAND-WINDSOR-EASTERN FRANKLIN-EASTERN CHITTENDEN-
EASTERN ADDISON-EASTERN RUTLAND-
331 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHERN NEW YORK...CENTRAL
VERMONT...NORTHEAST VERMONT...NORTHWEST VERMONT AND SOUTHERN
VERMONT.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

LIGHT SNOW DEVELOPING AFTER MIDNIGHT FROM SOUTHWEST TO NORTHEAST
WILL RESULT IN A HALF INCH TO INCH OF SNOW IN TIME FOR THE MORNING
COMMUTE. WHILE NOT A SIGNIFICANT AMOUNT OF SNOW, THE TIMING SUGGESTS
SOME SLICK SPOTS FOR THE MORNING COMMUTE ACROSS THE NORTH COUNTRY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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