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Lake Effect Snow Warning

Statement as of 5:06 PM EST on December 08, 2016

Expires 4:00 PM EST on December 10, 2016


... Lake effect snow warning remains in effect until 4 PM EST
Saturday...

* accumulations... snow accumulations of 6 to 15 inches with the
heaviest amounts likely south of Interstate 90. Higher snowfall
amounts are possible across eastern Erie and Crawford counties
where accumulations may approach 2 feet. The highest amounts
will occur southeast of a line from Edinboro to Wattsburg where
squalls are most persistent.

* Timing... snow will be heavy at times through the evening. Snow
showers and squalls will continue at times on Friday into
Saturday.

* Impacts... lake effect snow and snow squalls will lead to
significant accumulations of snow and very poor visibilities
at times. Hazardous travel conditions are expected.

* Winds... west 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A lake effect snow warning is issued when heavy lake effect snow
is expected or occurring. During lake effect snow... the weather
can vary from bands of locally heavy snow to dry weather just a
few miles away. Visibilities can vary greatly and can drop to
near zero in the heavier lake effect snow bands. If you will be
traveling in the warned area be prepared for rapid changes in
weather... visibility and Road conditions. Local travel
restrictions may be in effect.





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