***Snow Squall WARNING EXTENDED to 5:45***

NOW SQUALL WARNING
NWS BUFFALO NY
351 PM EST WED FEB 13 2019


351 PM EST WED FEB 13 2019
Erie County-Genesee County-Monroe County-Niagara County-Orleans
County-

The National Weather Service in Buffalo has issued a

* Snow Squall Warning for...
Northeastern Erie County in western New York...
Niagara County in western New York...
Orleans County in western New York...
Northwestern Monroe County in western New York...
Northwestern Genesee County in western New York...

* Until 445 PM EST.

* At 351 PM EST, a dangerous snow squall was located along a line
extending from 11 miles north of Middleport to near Niagara Falls,
moving east at 45 mph.

HAZARD...Whiteout conditions. Zero visibility in snow and blowing
snow. Wind gusts greater than 30 mph.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Dangerous life-threatening travel.

* This includes Interstate 90 between exits 56 and 48A.

Locations impacted include...
Buffalo, Cheektowaga, Niagara Falls, West Seneca, North Tonawanda,
Clarence, Lockport, Lackawanna, Kenmore and Depew.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Consider avoiding or delaying travel until the snow squall passes
your location. If you must travel, use extra caution and allow extra
time. Rapid changes in visibility and slick road conditions may lead
to accidents.

Slow Down! Rapid changes in visibility and road conditions are
expected with this dangerous snow squall. Be alert for sudden
whiteout conditions.
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