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November 21, 2013 Updated Nov 21, 2013 at 5:15 PM EDT

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Snow in Wyoming County, 4/23/12, sent in from a YOU NEWS viewer

November 21, 2013 Updated Nov 21, 2013 at 5:15 PM EDT

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1156 AM EST THU NOV 21 2013

NYZ019-220100-
/O.NEW.KBUF.LE.A.0011.131124T0000Z-131125T0000Z/
CHAUTAUQUA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...JAMESTOWN
1156 AM EST THU NOV 21 2013

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A LAKE EFFECT
SNOW WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING.

* LOCATIONS...THE SOUTHWESTERN HALF OF CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY.

* TIMING...SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...OVER 6 INCHES POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY SOUTHWEST OF
CHAUTAUQUA LAKE WHERE ACCUMULATIONS COULD BE SIGNIFICANTLY
HIGHER.

* TEMPERATURES...LOWS NOT FAR FROM 15 SATURDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHTS
WITH HIGHS ONLY IN THE LOWER 20S FOR SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...LAKE EFFECT SNOW MAY PRODUCE DIFFICULT DRIVING
CONDITIONS.

* FORECASTER CONFIDENCE...LOW TO MEDIUM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH MEANS THAT SIGNIFICANT WINTER WEATHER IS
POSSIBLE IN LOCALIZED AREAS WITHIN THE NEXT 36 HOURS.

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.