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CLEARED: ACCIDENT: Route I-390 North between exits 18 and 19 - 7:10pm - Accident Blocking Left and Center Lanes - Town of Gates

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 8:55pm
Accident on Route I-390 North between Exits 18 and 19 (Brooks Avenue and Chili Avenue) blocking left and center lanes. Emergency equipment on scene. Keep right in area.
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Special Weather Statement issued January 09 at 7:46PM EST by NWS Buffalo

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 8:46pm
...Lake Effect Snow Will Continue East Of Lake Ontario...* At 740 PM EST...National Weather Service Doppler Radar Indicateda Lake Effect Snow Band Capable Of Producing Snowfall Rates Up To3 Inches Per Hour...And Visibility Near Zero At Times. This Lakeeffect Snow Band Was Located From Mannsville To Barnes Corners Andcroghan. Somewhat Lighter Lake Effect Snow Will Also Impact Areasfarther North From Watertown To Fort Drum. This Band Of Lakeeffect Snow Will Continue To Wobble North And South By Severalmiles Through Mid Evening.* Some Locations Affected By The Lake Effect Snow Band Include...Mannsville...Barnes Corners...Croghan...This Includes Interstate 81 Between Exits 40 And 47.Travel Across The Area Will Be Extremely Difficult Or Even Impossibledue To The Very Heavy Snowfall Producing Near Zero Visibility Anddeep Snow Cover On Roadways. Travel Is Not Recommended.If You Must Travel...Be Prepared By Having An Emergency Kit...Extrablankets And Warm Clothing In The Event That Your Vehicl
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Special Weather Statement issued January 09 at 7:41PM EST by NWS Buffalo

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 8:41pm
...Heavy Lake Effect Snow Continues East Of Lake Erie...* At 737 PM EST...National Weather Service Doppler Radar Indicateda Lake Effect Snow Band Capable Of Producing Snowfall Rates Of Upto 3 Inches Per Hour...And Visibility Near Zero At Times. Thislake Effect Snow Band Was Located From Silver Creek And Angola Tohamburg...East Aurora...Bennington...And Wyoming. This Band Oflake Effect Snow Will Remain Nearly Stationary Through Mid Evening.* Some Locations Affected By The Lake Effect Snow Band Include...Boston...Colden...East Aurora...Marilla...Bennington...Java Center...Wyoming...Travel Across The Area Will Be Extremely Difficult Or Even Impossibledue To The Very Heavy Snowfall Producing Near Zero Visibility Anddeep Snow Cover On Roadways. Travel Is Not Recommended.If You Must Travel...Be Prepared By Having An Emergency Kit...Extrablankets And Warm Clothing In The Event That Your Vehicle Hasmechanical Problems Or Gets Stuck. Make Sure You Have A Fully Chargedcell Phone.
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RTE 5 WB is closed from I-190 to Tifft Street due to winter weather conditions until further notice, Erie Co.

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 8:35pm
RTE 5 WB is closed from I-190 to Tifft Street due to winter weather conditions until further notice, Erie Co.
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Special Weather Statement issued January 09 at 6:25PM EST by NWS Buffalo

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 7:25pm
...Lake Effect Snow Continues To Drift North...* At 611 PM EST...National Weather Service Doppler Radar Indicateda Lake Effect Snow Band Capable Of Producing Snowfall Rates Of Upto 3 Inches Per Hour...And Visibility Of Near Zero At Times.This Lake Effect Snow Band Was Located From Dunkirk And Angola Toboston...East Aurora...And Bennington. The Lake Effect Snow Bandwill Continue To Drift A Little Farther North Through Mid Eveningwith Heavy Snow From Hamburg To Orchard Park And East Aurora. Thenorthern Edge Of The Band May Begin To Brush Lackawanna...Westseneca...And Marilla.The Eastern End Of The Band Will Also Bring Brief Bursts Of Heavysnow To Livingston County From Geneseo To Avon.* Some Locations Affected By The Lake Effect Snow Band Include...Orchard Park...North Boston...Hamburg...East Aurora...Angola...Bennington...Wyoming...Geneseo...Travel Across The Area Will Be Extremely Difficult Or Even Impossibledue To The Very Heavy Snowfall Producing Near Zero Visibility Anddeep Snow Cov
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Special Weather Statement issued January 09 at 6:08PM EST by NWS Buffalo

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 7:08pm
...Heavy Lake Effect Snow Continues East Of Lake Ontario...* At 600 PM EST...National Weather Service Doppler Radar Indicateda Lake Effect Snow Band Capable Of Producing Snowfall Rates Of Upto 3 Inches Per Hour...And Visibility Near Zero. This Lake Effectsnow Band Was Located From Adams Center To Copenhagen And Croghan.The Lake Effect Snow Band Will Drift A Few Miles Farther Norththrough Mid Evening With The Northern Edge Of The Band Impactingareas From Watertown To Fort Drum And Harrisville.* Some Locations Affected By The Lake Effect Snow Band Include...Henderson Harbor...Adams Center...Copenhagen...Croghan...This Includes Interstate 81 Between Exits 41 And 48.Travel Across The Area Will Be Extremely Difficult Or Even Impossibledue To The Very Heavy Snowfall Producing Near Zero Visibility Anddeep Snow Cover On Roadways. Travel Is Not Recommended.If You Must Travel...Be Prepared By Having An Emergency Kit...Extrablankets And Warm Clothing In The Event That Your Vehicle Hasmechanical P
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Special Weather Statement issued January 09 at 4:42PM EST by NWS Buffalo

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 5:42pm
...Lake Effect Snow Will Begin To Drift North Through Earlyevening...* At 437 PM EST...National Weather Service Doppler Radar Indicated Alake Effect Snow Band Capable Of Producing Snowfall Rates Of 2 To 3Inches Per Hour...And Visibility Of A Quarter Of A Mile Or Less.This Lake Effect Snow Band Was Located From Near Dunkirk Togowanda...Holland And Java. This Band Of Lake Effect Snow Isexpected To Continue To Drift Slowly North Towards The Moredistant Buffalo Southtowns Through The Early Evening. By Midevening It May Reach As Far North As Hamburg...Orchard Park...Andeast Aurora. It Should Reach Its Northernmost Point By Around 10Pm.* Some Locations Affected By The Lake Effect Snow Band Include...Collins...Eden And Gowanda...Angola...Evans...Dunkirk...Perrysburg...Holland...Java...Travel Across The Area Will Be Extremely Difficult Due To The Veryheavy Snowfall Producing Near Zero Visibility And Deep Snow Cover Onroadways. Travel Is Not Recommended.If You Must Travel...Be Prepared By Havin
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Special Weather Statement issued January 09 at 4:37PM EST by NWS Buffalo

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 5:37pm
...Heavy Lake Effect Snow Will Continue East Of Lake Ontario...* At 428 PM EST...National Weather Service Doppler Radar Indicateda Lake Effect Snow Band Capable Of Producing Snowfall Rates Of 3To 4 Inches Per Hour...And Visibility Near Zero At Times. Thislake Effect Snow Band Was Located From Mannsville To Just South Ofwatertown Extending East Across The Northern Half Of The Tug Hillplateau To Croghan And Indian River. The Band Is Expected Toremain Nearly Stationary Or Perhaps Drift North A Mile Or Twothrough Early Evening.* Some Locations Affected By The Lake Effect Snow Band Include...Adams...Mannsville...Henderson Harbor...Stony Point...Barnes Corners...Croghan...Indian River...This Includes Interstate 81 Between Exits 39 And 44.Travel Across The Area Will Be Extremely Difficult Or Even Impossibledue To The Very Heavy Snowfall Producing Near Zero Visibility Anddeep Snow Cover On Roadways. Travel Is Not Recommended.If You Must Travel...Be Prepared By Having An Emergency Kit...Extrabl
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CLEARED: SSP EB at Exit 20S, accident, all lanes open at 4:27 PM, Nassau County, N.Y.

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 5:27pm
CLEARED: SSP EB at Exit 20S, accident, all lanes open at 4:27 PM, Nassau County, N.Y.
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(EXTENSION - time) Lake Effect Snow Advisory issued January 09 at 3:46PM EST until January 10 at 10:00AM EST by NWS Buffalo

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 4:46pm
...Lake Effect Snow Advisory Now In Effect Until 10 AM Estsaturday...* Locations...Livingston County.* Timing...Late This Afternoon Through Late Saturday Morning.* Accumulations...Storm Totals Of 5 To 9 Inches In The Mostpersistent Lake Snows.* Winds...West 15 To 20 Mph.* Wind Chill Values...As Low As 15 Below Zero.* Visibilities...As Low As A Quarter Mile At Times.* Impacts...Lake Effect Snow Will Produce Difficult Travel Withlow Visibility And Snow Covered Roads Tonight And Saturdaymorning. Bitterly Cold Wind Chills Will Result In Dangerousconditions For Exposed Skin Tonight And Saturday Morning.
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(CONTINUATION) Lake Effect Snow Warning issued January 09 at 3:46PM EST until January 10 at 1:00PM EST by NWS Buffalo

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 4:46pm
...Lake Effect Snow Warning Remains In Effect Until 1 PM Estsaturday...* Locations...Chautauqua And Cattaraugus Counties...Mainly Alongthe Lake Erie Shore And Far Northern Sections.* Timing...Through Early Saturday Afternoon.* Winds...Southwest 15 To 30 Mph.* Accumulations...Storm Totals Of 2 To 3 Feet In The Mostpersistent Bands.* Snowfall Rates...Up To 3 Inches Per Hour.* Wind Chill Values...As Low As 20 Below Zero.* Visibilities...As Low As A Quarter Mile At Times.* Impacts...Very Heavy Lake Effect Snow And Blowing Snow Willcreate Extremely Difficult Travel Conditions With Near Zerovisibility And Deep Snow Cover On Roads. Some Roads May Becomenearly Impassable At Times. If You Must Travel...Be Prepared Forsevere Winter Driving Conditions. Bitterly Cold Wind Chills Willresult In Dangerous Conditions For Exposed Skin Tonight Andsaturday Morning.
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(CONTINUATION) Lake Effect Snow Warning issued January 09 at 3:46PM EST until January 10 at 6:00PM EST by NWS Buffalo

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 4:46pm
...Lake Effect Snow Warning Remains In Effect Until 6 PM Estsaturday...* Locations...Wyoming And Southern Erie Counties.* Timing...Through Early Saturday Evening.* Winds...West 15 To 30 Mph.* Accumulations...Storm Totals Of 2 To 3 Feet In The Mostpersistent Bands.* Snowfall Rates...Up To 3 Inches Per Hour.* Wind Chills... As Low As 15 Below Zero.* Visibilities...As Low As A Quarter Mile At Times.* Impacts...Very Heavy Lake Effect Snow And Blowing Snow Willcreate Extremely Difficult Travel Conditions With Near Zerovisibility And Deep Snow Cover On Roads. Some Roads May Becomenearly Impassable At Times. If You Must Travel...Be Prepared Forsevere Winter Driving Conditions. Bitterly Cold Wind Chills Willresult In Dangerous Conditions For Exposed Skin Tonight Andsaturday Morning.
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(CONTINUATION) Lake Effect Snow Warning issued January 09 at 3:40PM EST until January 10 at 7:00AM EST by NWS Burlington

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 4:40pm
...Lake Effect Snow Warning Remains In Effect Until 7 AM Estsaturday...The National Weather Service In Burlington Continues The Lakeeffect Snow Warning...Until 7 AM EST Saturday.* Locations...Southeastern St Lawrence County In Northern Newyork.* Hazard Types...Heavy Lake Effect Snow.* Accumulations...6 To 14 Inches Of Snow.* Maximum Snowfall Rate...1 To 2 Inches Per Hour...Mainly Latethis Evening And Overnight.* Timing...Lake Effect Snow Will Continue Tonight Into Saturdaymorning Before Shifting South Of The Area.* Impacts...Hazardous Travel Due To Snow Covered Roads Andreduced Visibility In Snow And Blowing Snow.* Winds...West 15 To 25 Mph With Gusts Up To 30 Mph.* Temperatures...Highs 17 To 19. Lows 1 To 3 Above.* Visibilities...Below 1/4 Mile At Times.
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(CONTINUATION) Lake Effect Snow Advisory issued January 09 at 3:40PM EST until January 10 at 7:00AM EST by NWS Burlington

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 4:40pm
...Lake Effect Snow Advisory Remains In Effect Until 7 AM Estsaturday...The National Weather Service In Burlington Continues The Lakeeffect Snow Advisory...Until 7 AM EST Saturday.* Locations...Southwestern St Lawrence And Southern Franklincounties In Northern New York.* Hazard Types...Lake Effect Snow.* Accumulations...4 To 6 Inches Of Snow.* Maximum Snowfall Rate...Up To A Half Inch Per Hour...Mainly Latethis Evening And Overnight.* Timing...Lake Effect Snow Will Continue Into Saturday Morningbefore Shifting South Of The Area.* Impacts...Difficult Travel Due To Snow Covered Roads Andreduced Visibility In Snow And Blowing Snow.* Winds...West 10 To 25 Mph With Gusts Up To 30 Mph.* Temperatures...Highs Around 20. Lows Zero To 4 Above Zero.* Visibilities...As Low As 1/4 Mile At Times.
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(CONTINUATION) Lake Effect Snow Warning issued January 09 at 3:24PM EST until January 10 at 6:00PM EST by NWS Albany

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 4:24pm
...Lake Effect Snow Warning Remains In Effect Until 6 PM Estsaturday...* Locations...Western Adirondacks.* Hazard Types...Heavy Lake Effect Snow.* Accumulations...Ranging From Near 8 Inches In The Old Forge Andinlet Area To Around 15 Inches Near Stillwater Reservoir Andbeaver River.* Maximum Snowfall Rates...Up To Three Inches Per Hour Withinthe Heaviest Bands.* Timing...A Heavy Band Of Lake Effect Snow Will Continue Tomeander Across The Western Adirondacks...Mainly From Old Forgeon Northward...Tonight Into Tomorrow...Before Weakening Andending By Early Tomorrow Evening.* Impacts...Low Visibility Due To Heavy Wind Driven Snow Andsnow Covered Roadways And Trails Will Make For Dangeroustravel.* Winds...Southwest 5 To 15 Mph With Gusts Up To 30 Mph.* Temperatures...Dropping To Near Zero Tonight And Rising Into Thelow Teens Tomorrow.
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CLEARED: I-495 WB Exits 66 to 65, accident, all lanes open at 3:07 PM, Suffolk County, N.Y.

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 4:08pm
CLEARED: I-495 WB Exits 66 to 65, accident, all lanes open at 3:07 PM, Suffolk County, N.Y.
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Special Weather Statement issued January 09 at 3:02PM EST by NWS Buffalo

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 4:02pm
...Lake Effect Snow Over The Tug Hill This Afternoon...* Lake Effect Snow Will Remain In The Same Place For The Remainderof The Afternoon...With Snow Rates Of 3 To 5 Inches Per Hour Overthe Tug Hill Plateau. Some Areas May See 10 Additional Inches Ofsnow By 6Pm. Visibility Will Drop To Near Zero At Times.* Some Locations Affected By The Lake Effect Snow Band Include...Adams And Adams Center...Barnes Corners...West Carthage...Copenhagen...Lowville...This Includes Interstate 81 Between Exits 37 And 44.Travel Across The Area Will Be Extremely Difficult Or Even Impossibledue To The Very Heavy Snowfall Producing Near Zero Visibility Anddeep Snow Cover On Roadways. Travel Is Not Recommended.If You Must Travel...Be Prepared By Having An Emergency Kit...Extrablankets And Warm Clothing In The Event That Your Vehicle Hasmechanical Problems Or Gets Stuck. Make Sure You Have A Fully Chargedcell Phone.
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CLEARED: W/B I-278/Gowanus approaching Belt Pkwy all lanes reopened at 3:03PM due to an earlier accident, Kings Co

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 4:02pm
E/B side has all lanes cleared. W/B Delays are back to Wythe Avenue. E/B Delays confined to Verrazano Bridge.
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Special Weather Statement issued January 09 at 2:49PM EST by NWS Buffalo

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 3:49pm
...Lake Effect Snow Redeveloping Over The Southern Tier...Lake Effect Snow Will Continue To Redevelop Over The Southern Tierthis Afternoon And Move Slowly Northward With Time. Snowfall Rateswill Initially Relatively Light With Afternoon Accumulationsranging Between A Trace To 4 Inches By Nightfall...But Toward Theevening Expect Further Intensification As The Band Consolidatesand Moves Into The Boston Hills And Southtowns. The Northern Edgeof The Band Is Currently Forecast To Be Near Route 20A. Areassouth Of This Line Can Expect Snow Rates Of Up To 3 Inches Perhour This Evening With Heavy Snow Continuing Within A Narrow Bandovernight.
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UPDATE: W/B I-278/Gowanus approaching Belt Pkwy left and center lanes remain blocked At 2:39PM due to an earlier accident for up to 2 hours, Kings Co

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 3:44pm
E/B side has left and center lanes blocked due to FDNY activity. W/B Delays are back to Kent Avenue. E/B Delays confined to Belt Parkway.
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