Tag: Weather

Lake Effect Snow Warning

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
957 AM EST Sat Feb 6 2021
Northern Erie-Genesee-Southern Erie
Including the cities of Buffalo, Batavia, Orchard Park,
and Springville
957 AM EST Sat Feb 6 2021

LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST
THIS EVENING

  • WHAT…Heavy lake effect snow and blowing snow. Additional
    snow accumulations of 5 to 9 inches in the most persistent
    lake snows. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will produce
    blowing and drifting snow in open areas.
  • WHERE…Erie and Genesee counties. Greatest accumulations will
    be from South Buffalo and the nearby southern and eastern
    suburbs to Genesee County.
  • WHEN…Until 10 PM EST this evening.
  • IMPACTS…Travel will be very difficult with deep snow cover
    on roads and very poor visibility within the lake effect snow
    bands. Travel conditions will vary widely across the region.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Heavy snow will fall in relatively narrow bands. If traveling, be
prepared for rapidly changing road conditions and visibilities.

Lake Effect Snow Warning

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
224 PM EST Thu Feb 4 2021
Northern Erie-Genesee-Wyoming-Southern Erie-
Including the cities of Buffalo, Batavia, Warsaw, Orchard Park,
and Springville
224 PM EST Thu Feb 4 2021

LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM FRIDAY TO 10 PM
EST SATURDAY…

  • WHAT…Heavy lake effect snow expected. Total snow accumulations
    of 9 to 16 inche
    s in the most persistent lake snows. Winds
    gusting as high as 40 mph will result in considerable blowing
    and drifting snow.
  • WHERE…Erie, Genesee, and Wyoming counties.
  • WHEN…From 4 PM Friday to 10 PM EST Saturday.
  • IMPACTS…Travel could be very difficult to impossible. Areas of
    blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. The
    hazardous conditions could impact the Friday evening commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Heavy snow will fall in relatively narrow bands. If traveling, be
prepared for rapidly changing road conditions and visibilities.





WIND ADVISORY

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 4 PM EST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts of 45 to 50 mph
  expected.

* WHERE...Niagara and Northern Erie counties.

* WHEN...From 7 AM to 4 PM EST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.
  Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may

Winter Storm Watch

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
328 AM EST Thu Feb 4 2021
Northern Erie-Genesee-Wyoming-Southern Erie-
Including the cities of Buffalo, Batavia, Warsaw, Orchard Park,
and Springville
328 AM EST Thu Feb 4 2021

WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT

  • WHAT…Heavy lake effect snow possible. Total snow
    accumulations of 9 inches or more in the most persistent lake
    snows. Winds during the heaviest lake effect snow Friday night
    into Saturday could gust as high as 45 mph resulting in
    considerable blowing and drifting snow.
  • WHERE…Erie, Genesee, and Wyoming counties.
  • WHEN…From Friday afternoon through late Saturday night.
  • IMPACTS…Travel could be very difficult. Areas of blowing
    snow could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous
    conditions could impact the evening commute on Friday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Narrow bands of heavy snow could impact portions of the region.
Localized travel problems will be possible.

Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1044 AM EST Mon Jan 25 2021


Niagara-Orleans-Monroe-Wayne-Northern Erie-Genesee-Ontario-
Including the cities of Niagara Falls, Medina, Rochester, Newark,
Buffalo, Batavia, and Canandaigua
1044 AM EST Mon Jan 25 2021

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TUESDAY TO 1 AM EST WEDNESDAY

  • WHAT…Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 5
    inches.
  • WHERE…Niagara, Orleans, Monroe, Wayne, Northern Erie,
    Genesee, and Ontario counties.
  • WHEN…From 8 AM Tuesday to 1 AM EST Wednesday.
  • IMPACTS…Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous
    conditions could impact the late Tuesday morning and evening
    commutes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Periods of snow will result in snow covered roads and limited
visibilities. Slow down and use caution while driving.

Lake Effect Snow Warning

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
128 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021
Northern Erie
Including the city of Buffalo

LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
7 PM EST TUESDAY

  • WHAT…Heavy lake effect snow expected. Total snow
    accumulations of 6 to 12 inches in the most persistent lake
    snows.
  • WHERE…Northern Erie county. The greatest snow amounts in
    northern portions of Erie county will occur from Lackawanna and
    Blasdell to West Seneca, Elma and Marilla and points southward.
  • WHEN…From 6 PM this evening to 7 PM EST Tuesday.
  • IMPACTS…Travel could be very difficult. Areas of blowing snow
    could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous conditions
    could impact the Tuesday morning and evening commutes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Heavy snow will fall in relatively narrow bands. If traveling, be
prepared for rapidly changing road conditions and visibilities