**Winter Storm Watch** updated 3:52 AM

Winter Storm Watch

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
9:37 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

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Niagara-Orleans-Monroe-Wayne-Northern Cayuga-Oswego-Jefferson-
Lewis--Northern Erie-Genesee-Wyoming-Livingston-Ontario-Chautauqua-
Cattaraugus-Allegany-Southern Erie-
Including the cities of Niagara Falls, Medina, Rochester, Newark,
Fair Haven, Oswego, Watertown, Lowville, Buffalo, Batavia,
Warsaw, Geneseo, Canandaigua, Jamestown, Olean, Wellsville,
Orchard Park, and Springville
213 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Light snow will begin as early as
  Saturday morning. Snow will become heavy Saturday night and
  continue into Sunday. Snow will then transition to lake effect
  Sunday night and continue through Monday. At this time, greater
  than 7 inches of snow is possible. Gusty winds and arctic air
  will also produce blowing and drifting snow and wind chills well
  below zero.

* WHERE...All of western and north central New York.

* WHEN...From Saturday afternoon through Monday afternoon.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions.
  Widespread blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility.
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