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New York, Genesee

Lake Effect Snow Watch

Statement as of 10:33 PM EST on February 10, 2016

Expires 7:00 PM EST on February 12, 2016


... Lake effect snow watch remains in effect from late Thursday
night through Friday evening...

* locations... northern Erie and Genesee counties.

* Timing... from late Thursday night through early Friday evening.

* Accumulations... the potential for 6 inches or more of snow is possible
in the most persistent lake snows.

* Winds... west 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Visibilities... as low as a quarter mile at times.

* Impacts... lake effect snow and blowing snow will result in
hazardous travel at times with snow covered roads and greatly
reduced visibilities.

* Forecaster confidence... forecast confidence in the watch is
medium. There is still some uncertainty in the location and
intensity a band which is expected to develop late Thursday
night and Friday.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

In lake effect snow the weather can vary from locally heavy snow
in narrow bands to clear skies just a few miles away. If you will
be traveling across the region be prepared for rapid changes in
Road and visibility conditions.

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

A lake effect snow watch means that significant winter weather is
possible in localized areas.



Wood



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 10:44 PM EST on February 10, 2016


********************storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

New York

... Cattaraugus County...
   Perrysburg 10.0 830 PM 2/10 coop observer

... Chautauqua County...
   1 N Sherman 9.0 130 PM 2/10 public

... Erie County...
   East Aurora 8.0 615 PM 2/10 snow spotter
   Hamburg 4.0 630 PM 2/10 social media

... Niagara County...
   Barker 7.0 320 PM 2/10 law enforcement
   Olcott 7.0 130 PM 2/10 broadcast media
   Wilson 4.5 118 PM 2/10 park service

... Orleans County...
   Point Breeze 8.0 310 PM 2/10 trained spotter
   Lyndonville 7.0 312 PM 2/10 trained spotter
   Waterport 4.0 100 PM 2/10 public

... Oswego County...
   Minetto 21.0 1030 PM 2/10 cocorahs
   Hastings 16.0 845 PM 2/10 social media
   1 N Hastings 15.0 920 PM 2/10 snow spotter
   Mexico 7.0 915 PM 2/10 since 430 PM
   Fulton 7.0 500 PM 2/10 social media
   Hannibal 5.0 355 PM 2/10 Post office

... Wyoming County...
   Attica 8.0 725 PM 2/10 coop observer

&&

*****metadata*****
:2/10/2016, 830 PM, NY, Cattaraugus, Perrysburg, , , 42.46477, -79.00219, snow, 10.0, inch, coop observer,
:2/10/2016, 130 PM, NY, Chautauqua, Sherman, 1, N, 42.17458, -79.59490, snow, 9.0, inch, public,
:2/10/2016, 615 PM, NY, Erie, East Aurora, , , 42.76680, -78.61740, snow, 8.0, inch, snow spotter,
:2/10/2016, 630 PM, NY, Erie, Hamburg, , , 42.72400, -78.83490, snow, 4.0, inch, social media,
:2/10/2016, 320 PM, NY, Niagara, Barker, , , 43.33006, -78.55373, snow, 7.0, inch, law enforcement,
:2/10/2016, 130 PM, NY, Niagara, Olcott, , , 43.33530, -78.71230, snow, 7.0, inch, broadcast media,
:2/10/2016, 118 PM, NY, Niagara, Wilson, , , 43.31070, -78.82690, snow, 4.5, inch, park service,
:2/10/2016, 310 PM, NY, Orleans, Point Breeze, , , 43.36670, -78.20000, snow, 8.0, inch, trained spotter,
:2/10/2016, 312 PM, NY, Orleans, Lyndonville, , , 43.32190, -78.38700, snow, 7.0, inch, trained spotter,
:2/10/2016, 100 PM, NY, Orleans, Waterport, , , 43.31138, -78.25075, snow, 4.0, inch, public,
:2/10/2016, 1030 PM, NY, Oswego, Minetto, , , 43.39771, -76.47958, snow, 21.0, inch, cocorahs,
:2/10/2016, 845 PM, NY, Oswego, Hastings, , , 43.37000, -76.15000, snow, 16.0, inch, social media,
:2/10/2016, 920 PM, NY, Oswego, Hastings, 1, N, 43.38448, -76.15000, snow, 15.0, inch, snow spotter,
:2/10/2016, 915 PM, NY, Oswego, Mexico, , , 43.46410, -76.23500, snow, 7.0, inch, social media, since 430 PM
:2/10/2016, 500 PM, NY, Oswego, Fulton, , , 43.31680, -76.41560, snow, 7.0, inch, social media,
:2/10/2016, 355 PM, NY, Oswego, Hannibal, , , 43.31780, -76.57760, snow, 5.0, inch, Post office,
:2/10/2016, 725 PM, NY, Wyoming, Attica, , , 42.81070, -78.39790, snow, 8.0, inch, coop observer,


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