Lake Effect Snow Advisory

November 23, 2012 Updated Oct 22, 2013 at 12:26 AM EDT

By WKBW News

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Lake Effect Snow Advisory

November 23, 2012 Updated Oct 22, 2013 at 12:26 AM EDT

BUFFALO, NY (WKBW-TV) - URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
823 PM EST FRI NOV 23 2012

NYZ012-085-240900-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-121124T0900Z/
WYOMING-SOUTHERN ERIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WARSAW...ORCHARD PARK...SPRINGVILLE
823 PM EST FRI NOV 23 2012

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST
SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...WYOMING COUNTY AND SOUTHERN ERIE COUNTY...MAINLY
ACROSS WESTERN WYOMING COUNTY AND THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF THE
BOSTON HILLS IN SOUTHERN ERIE COUNTY.

* TIMING...FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 4 INCHES IN THE MOST PERSISTENT LAKE
SNOWS ACROSS HIGHER TERRAIN.

* IMPACTS...MANY ROADWAYS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLICK...
ESPECIALLY INLAND FROM LAKE ERIE AND ACROSS HIGHER TERRAIN
TOWARD CENTRAL WYOMING COUNTY. THIS WILL BE THE FIRST WINTER DRIVING
MANY HAVE EXPERIENCED SINCE FEBRUARY. THOSE TRAVELING FOR THE
HOLIDAY SHOULD ALLOW SOME EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
823 PM EST FRI NOV 23 2012

NYZ019-020-241000-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-121125T0500Z/
CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JAMESTOWN...OLEAN
823 PM EST FRI NOV 23 2012

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
SATURDAY NIGHT...

* LOCATIONS...CHAUTAUQUA AND CATTARAUGUS COUNTIES. MOST OF THE
ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL BE ACROSS THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF THE
CHAUTAUQUA RIDGE...WITH VERY LITTLE ALONG THE LAKE ERIE SHORE.

* TIMING...FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH MIDNIGHT SATURDAY NIGHT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 3 INCHES TONIGHT...4 TO 7 INCHES
SATURDAY...AND 1 TO 2 INCHES SATURDAY EVENING...LEADING TO
STORM TOTALS OF 5 TO 9 INCHES IN THE MOST PERSISTENT LAKE
SNOWS.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH TONIGHT BECOMING NORTHWEST SATURDAY.

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

* IMPACTS...MANY ROADWAYS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLICK...
ESPECIALLY INLAND FROM LAKE ERIE. THIS WILL BE THE FIRST
WINTER DRIVING MANY HAVE EXPERIENCED SINCE FEBRUARY. THOSE
TRAVELING FOR THE HOLIDAY SHOULD ALLOW SOME EXTRA TIME TO
REACH YOUR DESTINATION.