Oswego County, NY
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Lake Effect Snow Warning
NYZ006-211815-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.W.0012.000000T0000Z-141121T2300Z/
OSWEGO-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...OSWEGO
501 AM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...OSWEGO COUNTY. MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW SHIFTING SOUTH
AND TRANSITIONING INTO MULTIPLE BANDS OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW TODAY.
THE BAND IS THEN EXPECTED TO LIFT BACK NORTH ACROSS THE COUNTY
LATER THIS AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...AN INCH OR LESS THROUGH 6 AM AND 2 TO 4 INCHES
TODAY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...AS LOW AS A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL RESULT IN VERY DIFFICULT
OR NEARLY IMPOSSIBLE TRAVEL AT TIMES IN THE HEAVIEST PORTION
OF THE BAND. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL DURING THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW...
EXPECT SEVERE WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS WITH VERY LOW
VISIBILITY AND DEEP SNOW COVER ON ROADS. THIS INCLUDES
INTERSTATE 81 THROUGH ALL OF OSWEGO COUNTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU LOSE POWER AND PLAN ON RUNNING A GENERATOR...MAKE SURE
THAT THE GENERATOR IS LOCATED OUTDOORS AND IS PROPERLY
VENTILATED. SPACE HEATERS SHOULD ALSO BE PROPERLY VENTILATED AND
USED ONLY IF THEY ARE OPERATING PROPERLY. MAKE SURE SNOW DOES NOT
BLOCK EXHAUSTS AND FRESH AIR INTAKES FOR HIGH EFFICIENCY FURNACES
AND WATER HEATERS.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE SOURCE OF
WEATHER INFORMATION FOR THE LATEST UPDATES. ADDITIONAL DETAILS
CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUFFALO.

REPORT SNOW ACCUMULATION TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
BUFFALO BY SENDING AN EMAIL TO BUFSTORM.REPORT@NOAA.GOV...POSTING
TO THE NWS BUFFALO FACEBOOK PAGE...OR TWEET...USING THE HASHTAG
BUFWX

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