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(CONTINUATION) Lake Effect Snow Warning issued November 20 at 3:57AM EST until November 21 at 10:00AM EST by NWS Albany

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:57am
...Lake Effect Snow Warning Remains In Effect From 4 PM Thisafternoon To 10 AM EST Friday...* Locations...Northern Herkimer And Hamilton Counties.* Hazard Types...Heavy Lake Effect Snow.* Snow Accumulations...8 To 16 Inches Of Snowfall Within Lakeeffect Snow Bands.* Maximum Snowfall Rates...2 Inches Per Hour At Times.* Timing...A Lake Effect Snow Band Is Expected To Develop Justsouth Of The Saint Lawrence Valley Today. This Snow Band Isexpected To Drift Southward Into Northern Herkimer Countytowards Dark. Lake Effect Snow Bands Will Impact Portions Ofherkimer Through Much Of Thursday Night Before Shiftingsouthward And Weakening On Friday.* Impacts...Snow Covered Roads And Poor Visibility Within Lakeeffect Snow Bands.* Winds...West 10 To 15 Mph With Occasional Gusts Up To 30 Mph.* Temperatures...Teens Tonight To Mid 20S On Friday.
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(CONTINUATION) Lake Effect Snow Watch issued November 20 at 3:57AM EST until November 21 at 10:00AM EST by NWS Albany

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:57am
...Lake Effect Snow Watch Remains In Effect From This Afternoonthrough Friday Morning...* Locations...Hamilton County.* Hazard Types...Potentially Heavy Lake Effect Snow.* Snow Accumulations...Possibly 7 Inches Or Greater.* Maximum Snowfall Rates...Up To 1 To 2 Inches Per Hour At Times.* Timing...A Lake Effect Snow Band Is Expected To Develop Justsouth Of The Saint Lawrence Valley On Thursday. This Snow Bandis Expected To Drift Southward And Might Work Intonorthwestern Hamilton County. This Lake Effect Snow Band Couldimpact Portions Northwestern Hamilton County Much Of Thursdaynight Before Shifting Southward And Weakening On Friday.* Impacts...Snow Covered Roads And Poor Visibility Within Lakeeffect Snow Bands.* Winds...West 10 To 15 Mph With Occasional Gusts Up To 30 Mph.* Temperatures...Teens Thursday Night To Mid 20S On Friday.
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Special Weather Statement issued November 20 at 3:54AM EST by NWS Buffalo

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:54am
...Lake Effect Snow Will Continue To Impact The Niagara Frontier...* At 347 AM EST...National Weather Service Doppler Radar Indicated Alake Effect Snow Band. This Lake Effect Snow Band Was Located Frombuffalo To Rochester.* Some Locations Affected By The Lake Effect Snow Band Include...Metro Buffalo And Northtowns...Far Southeast Niagara County...Akron To Batavia...Northern Genesee County...Western Monroe County...This Includes The New York Thruway Between Exits 47 And 56.Driving Within This Snow Band Will Be Difficult At Times With Snowcovered And Slippery Roadways. If Traveling Across The Area Slow Downand Be Prepared For Rapidly Changing Road And Weather Conditions.
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(CONTINUATION) Lake Effect Snow Advisory issued November 20 at 3:49AM EST until November 20 at 7:00PM EST by NWS Buffalo

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:49am
...Lake Effect Snow Advisory Remains In Effect Until 7 PM Estthis Evening...* Locations...Monroe County...Mainly In The Far Southwestportion Of The County.* Timing...Through Early This Evening.* Accumulations...An Inch Or Less Through 6 AM...2 To 4 Inchestoday...And An Inch Or Less Tonight.* Winds...West 20 To 30 Mph.* Visibilities...Under A Quarter Mile At Times.* Impacts...Localized Lake Effect Snow And Blowing Snow Willresult In Slippery Roads And Poor Visibility At Times. Thisincludes Interstate 490.
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(CONTINUATION) Lake Effect Snow Advisory issued November 20 at 3:49AM EST until November 21 at 4:00AM EST by NWS Buffalo

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:49am
...Lake Effect Snow Advisory Remains In Effect Until 4 AM Estfriday...* Locations...Livingston County...Mainly Over The Northern Andwestern Portion Of The County.* Timing...Through Late Thursday Night.* Accumulations...An Inch Or Less Through 6 AM...3 To 6 Inchestoday...And 1 To 3 Inches Tonight.* Winds...Southwest 15 To 25 Mph.* Visibilities...Under A Quarter Mile At Times.* Impacts...Localized Lake Effect Snow And Blowing Snow Willresult In Slippery Roads And Poor Visibility At Times. Thisincludes Interstate 390.
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(CONTINUATION) Lake Effect Snow Warning issued November 20 at 3:49AM EST until November 21 at 12:00PM EST by NWS Buffalo

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:49am
...Lake Effect Snow Warning Remains In Effect Until Noon Estfriday...* Locations...Chautauqua And Cattaraugus Counties...Greatestamounts Across Northern Portions Of The Area And Along Thelake Erie Shore.* Timing...Early This Morning Through Late Friday Morning.* Accumulations...8 To 16 Inches Today...7 To 14 Inchestonight...And 1 To 3 Inches Friday...Leading To Storm Totalsof More Than 2 Feet In The Most Persistent Lake Snows.* Winds...West 20 To 30 Mph.* Visibilities...As Low As A Few Hundred Feet At Times.* Impacts...Heavy Lake Effect Snow Will Result In Very Difficultor Nearly Impossible Travel At Times In The Heaviest Portionof The Band. If You Must Travel During The Lake Effect Snow...Expect Severe Winter Driving Conditions With Very Lowvisibility And Deep Snow Cover On Roads.
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(CONTINUATION) Lake Effect Snow Warning issued November 20 at 3:49AM EST until November 21 at 6:00PM EST by NWS Buffalo

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:49am
...Lake Effect Snow Warning Remains In Effect From 4 PM Thisafternoon To 6 PM EST Friday...* Locations...Oswego County. Band Will Move Slowly South Acrossthe County Thursday Night And Friday.* Timing...Late This Afternoon Through Early Friday Evening.* Accumulations...Up To 2 Inches This Afternoon...More Than 2Feet Tonight...And 3 To 5 Inches Friday...Leading To Stormtotals Of More Than 2 Feet In The Most Persistent Lake Snows.* Winds...West 15 To 25 Mph.* Visibilities...As Low As A Few Hundred Feet At Times.* Impacts...Heavy Lake Effect Snow Will Result In Very Difficultor Nearly Impossible Travel At Times In The Heaviest Portionof The Band. If You Must Travel During The Lake Effect Snow...Expect Severe Winter Driving Conditions With Very Lowvisibility And Deep Snow Cover On Roads. This Includesinterstate 81 Through All Of Oswego County.
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Lake Effect Snow Warning issued November 20 at 3:17AM EST until November 21 at 10:00AM EST by NWS Albany

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:17am
...Lake Effect Snow Warning In Effect From 4 PM This Afternoon To10 AM EST Friday...The National Weather Service In Albany Has Issued A Lake Effectsnow Warning...Which Is In Effect From 4 PM This Afternoon To10 AM EST Friday. The Lake Effect Snow Watch Is No Longer Ineffect.* Locations...Northern Herkimer And Hamilton Counties.* Hazard Types...Heavy Lake Effect Snow.* Snow Accumulations...6 To 12 Inches Of Snowfall Within Lakeeffect Snow Bands...With Local Amounts Up To 18 Inches Possible.* Maximum Snowfall Rates...2 Inches Per Hour At Times.* Timing...A Lake Effect Snow Band Is Expected To Develop Justsouth Of The Saint Lawrence Valley Today. This Snow Band Isexpected To Drift Southward Into Northern Herkimer Countytowards Dark. Lake Effect Snow Bands Will Impact Portions Areasmainly From Route 28 And Northward Through Much Of Thursdaynight Before Shifting Southward And Weakening On Friday.* Impacts...Snow Covered Roads And Poor Visibility Within Lakeeffect Snow Bands.* Winds...West 1
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(CONTINUATION) Lake Effect Snow Watch issued November 20 at 3:17AM EST until November 21 at 10:00AM EST by NWS Albany

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:17am
...Lake Effect Snow Watch Remains In Effect From This Afternoonthrough Friday Morning...* Locations...Hamilton County.* Hazard Types...Potentially Heavy Lake Effect Snow.* Snow Accumulations...Possibly 7 Inches Or Greater.* Maximum Snowfall Rates...Up To 1 To 2 Inches Per Hour At Times.* Timing...A Lake Effect Snow Band Is Expected To Develop Justsouth Of The Saint Lawrence Valley On Thursday. This Snow Bandis Expected To Drift Southward And Might Work Into Northwesternhamilton County. This Lake Effect Snow Band Could Impactportions Northwestern Hamilton County Much Of Thursday Night Beforeshifting Southward And Weakening On Friday.* Impacts...Snow Covered Roads And Poor Visibility Within Lakeeffect Snow Bands.* Winds...West 10 To 15 Mph With Occasional Gusts Up To 30 Mph.* Temperatures...Teens Thursday Night To Mid 20S On Friday.
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Special Weather Statement issued November 19 at 11:41PM EST by NWS Buffalo

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 11:41pm
...Strong Lake Effect Snow Band Setting Up Across Western New York...The Lake Effect Snow Band Has Quickly Moved South Across Thebuffalo Metro Area And Is Settling Across Southern Eriecounty...In A Similar Position To The Previous Event.Conditions Within The Snow Band Are Very Poor.* Visibilities... 1/4 Mile Or Less At Times.* Winds...Up To 35 Mph With Blowing Snow.* Thundersnow At Times.* Snow Rates...1 To 2 Inches Per Hour.Avoid Traveling In This Band Of Heavy Snowfall As It Will Beextremely Difficult...And If You Must Travel Make Sure To Have Anemergency Kit In Case You Become Stuck.The Snow Band Is Expected To Remain Located Across The Southtowns Ofbuffalo Through Much Of The Night...Although It May Meander Northtoward The City Of Buffalo And The Buffalo Airport At Timesovernight. Snow Fall Rates Are Expected To Increase To Up To 3Inches Per Hour At Times By Morning Over Southern Eriecounty.
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UPDATE: N/B Saw Mill River Pkwy - Road Closure - at 6:50 pm at Exit 16 - due to an accident, for up to 4 hrs. - Westchester Co.

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 10:12pm
N/B Saw Mill River Pkwy - Road Closure - at 6:50 pm at Exit 16 (Lawrence St.) - due to an accident - for up to 4 hours. Westchester Co. S/B side of this incident has the left lane blocked, due to emergency vehicles. DETOUR: All traffic exiting at Lawrence Street.
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Special Weather Statement issued November 19 at 9:41PM EST by NWS Buffalo

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 9:41pm
...The Next Round Of Lake Effect Moving In...As Of 9Pm...The Lake Effect Band Was Impacting Niagaracounty...With Thundersnow Reported At Niagara Falls...Visibilitiesunder 1 Mile...And Wind Gusts To 40 Mph. Snowfall Rates Are Currentlyaround 1 Inch Per Hour.Overnight...This Band Will Cross Through The North Towns Andinto The City Of Buffalo By Midnight. Snow Rates Are Forecast Toincrease To 1 To 2 Inches Per Hour. Travel Conditions Willdeteriorate Quickly In This Band Of Snow.This Band Is Forecast To Settle Roughly Over The Same Area Thatwas Hit Hard Earlier This Week Toward Day Break. Snow Rates Areexpected To Approach 3 Inches Per Hour Or Higher During Themorning Commute....Please Heed All Existing Driving Bans And If You Musttravel...Carry A Survival Kit...
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(CONTINUATION) Lake Effect Snow Advisory issued November 19 at 8:54PM EST until November 20 at 7:00PM EST by NWS Buffalo

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 8:54pm
...Lake Effect Snow Advisory Remains In Effect From Midnighttonight To 7 PM EST Thursday...* Locations...Monroe County...Mainly In The Far Southwestportion Of The County.* Timing...Midnight Tonight Through Early Thursday Evening.* Accumulations...Up To 2 Inches Overnight...2 To 4 Inchesthursday...And An Inch Or Less Thursday Evening...Leading Tostorm Totals Of 4 To 7 Inches In The Most Persistent Lakesnows.* Winds...Southwest 20 To 30 Mph.* Visibilities...As Low As A Quarter Mile At Times.* Impacts...Localized Lake Effect Snow And Blowing Snow Willresult In Slippery Roads And Poor Visibility At Times. Thisincludes Interstate 490.
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(CONTINUATION) Lake Effect Snow Advisory issued November 19 at 8:54PM EST until November 21 at 4:00AM EST by NWS Buffalo

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 8:54pm
...Lake Effect Snow Advisory Remains In Effect From Midnighttonight To 4 AM EST Friday...* Locations...Livingston County...Mainly Over The Northern Andwestern Portion Of The County.* Timing...Midnight Tonight Through Late Thursday Night.* Accumulations...Up To 2 Inches Overnight...3 To 6 Inchesthursday...And 1 To 3 Inches Thursday Night...Leading To Stormtotals Of 5 To 9 Inches In The Most Persistent Lake Snows.* Winds...Southwest 10 To 20 Mph.* Visibilities...As Low As A Quarter Mile At Times.* Impacts...Localized Lake Effect Snow And Blowing Snow Willresult In Slippery Roads And Poor Visibility At Times. Thisincludes Interstate 490.
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(CONTINUATION) Lake Effect Snow Warning issued November 19 at 8:54PM EST until November 21 at 12:00PM EST by NWS Buffalo

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 8:54pm
...Lake Effect Snow Warning Remains In Effect From 6 AM Thursdayto Noon EST Friday...* Locations...Chautauqua And Cattaraugus Counties...Greatestamounts Across Northern Portions Of The Area And Along Thelake Erie Shore.* Timing...Late Tonight Through Late Friday Morning.* Accumulations...8 To 16 Inches Thursday...7 To 14 Inchesthursday Night...And 3 To 5 Inches Friday...Leading To Stormtotals Of More Than 2 Feet In The Most Persistent Lake Snows.* Winds...West 15 To 25 Mph.* Visibilities...A Couple Hundred Feet At Times.* Impacts...Heavy Lake Effect Snow Will Result In Very Difficultor Nearly Impossible Travel At Times In The Heaviest Portionof The Band. If You Must Travel During The Lake Effect Snow...Expect Severe Winter Driving Conditions With Very Lowvisibility And Deep Snow Cover On Roads.
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(CONTINUATION) Lake Effect Snow Warning issued November 19 at 8:54PM EST until November 21 at 6:00PM EST by NWS Buffalo

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 8:54pm
...Lake Effect Snow Warning Remains In Effect From 4 PM Thursdayto 6 PM EST Friday...* Locations...Oswego County. Band Will Move Slowly South Acrossthe County Thursday Night And Friday.* Timing...Late Thursday Afternoon Through Early Friday Evening.* Accumulations...1 To 3 Inches Thursday...More Than 2 Feetthursday Night...And 3 To 6 Inches Friday...Leading To Stormtotals Of 2 To 3 Feet In The Most Persistent Lake Snows.* Winds...West 15 To 25 Mph.* Visibilities...A Couple Hundred Feet At Times.* Impacts...Heavy Lake Effect Snow Will Result In Very Difficultor Nearly Impossible Travel At Times In The Heaviest Portionof The Band. If You Must Travel During The Lake Effect Snow...Expect Severe Winter Driving Conditions With Very Lowvisibility And Deep Snow Cover On Roads. This Includesinterstate 81 Through All Of Oswego County.
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S/B Saw Mill River Parkway ROAD CLOSURE At 7:30 PM for 4 Hrs at Exit 34 -State Hwy 133 V/Mount Kisco Westchester Co due to an Accident

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 7:52pm
S/B Saw Mill River Parkway ROAD CLOSURE At 7:30 PM for 4 Hrs at Exit 34 -State Hwy 133 V/Mount Kisco Westchester Co due to an Accident. R/02/R08-39
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Special Weather Statement issued November 19 at 7:33PM EST by NWS Buffalo

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 7:33pm
...The Next Round Of Lake Effect Is Approaching...The Next Round Of Lake Effect...Complete With Thundersnow Attimes...Will Move Across The Niagara River And Into Niagara Countyand Orleans County Between 9 And 10 PM. This Band Will Thenquickly Move South Into Northern Erie County And Genesee County.Conditions Will Rapidly Deteriorate With This Band. Snow Rates Areforecast To Be Around 1 To 2 Inches Per Hour...Although The Bandwill Not Linger Very Long In The Lakeshore Counties. The Band Willthen Cross The Northtowns Before Midnight And Settle Roughly Overthe Same Area That Was Hit Hard Earlier This Week. This Band Willintensify Toward Daybreak With Snow Rates Again Expected Toapproach 3 Inches Per Hour Or Higher During The Morning Commute.Please Heed All Existing Driving Bans And If You Musttravel...Carry A Survival Kit.
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