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Lake Effect Snow Warning

Statement as of 3:28 AM EST on December 08, 2016

Expires 7:00 AM EST on December 09, 2016


... Lake effect snow warning now in effect from 4 PM this
afternoon to 7 am EST Friday...

* locations... northern Oneida County.

* Accumulations... total snow accumulations of 6 to 12 inches with
the heaviest snowfall expected close to the Lewis and Oswego County
borders.

* Timing... some snow showers are expected this afternoon, but the
primary lake effect snow band will not move into the region
until early evening. Snowfall rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour
are possible overnight. The band will shift south of the region
Friday morning.

* Impacts... heavy lake effect snow and gusty winds will lead to
considerable blowing and drifting of snow along with whiteout
conditions at times. This will result in very dangerous travel.

* Winds... west 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Temperatures... in the middle to upper 20s.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A lake effect snow warning means significant amounts of lake-
effect snow are forecast that will make travel very hazardous or
impossible. Lake-effect snow showers typically align themselves
in bands and will likely be intense enough to drop 1 to several
inches of snow per hour for several hours. Visibilities vary
greatly and can drop to zero within minutes. Travel is strongly
discouraged. Commerce could be severely impacted. If you must
travel... keep an extra flashlight... food... and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency.





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