Winter Storm Watch
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Buffalo NY 9:37 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019 NYZ001>008-010>014-019>021-085-170715- /O.NEW.KBUF.WS.A.0003.190119T1800Z-190121T2300Z/ 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.