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Lake Effect Snow Watch

Statement as of 7:58 PM EST on February 10, 2016

Expires 7:00 PM EST on February 12, 2016


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

The National Weather Service in Buffalo has issued a lake effect
snow watch... which is 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... potential for 6 inches or more of snow in
persistent snow bands.

* 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.





Special Statement

Statement as of 8:54 PM EST on February 10, 2016

Expires 11:45 PM EST on February 10, 2016


... A band of lake effect snow will impact Wyoming and southern Erie
counties...

At 852 PM EST... a band of lake effect snow producing snow fall rates
of up to 2 inches per hour was located over southern Erie and
Wyoming counties. The heavy snow is expected to continue through the
evening hours before diminishing around midnight.

Locations impacted include...
Hamburg... East Aurora... Evans... Boston... Eden... Marilla...
Springville... Perry... Warsaw and Bennington.

This includes Interstate 90 between exits 57a and 57.

Conditions can deteriorate rapidly in winter weather situations. Be
prepared for snow or ice covered roads. Slow down and allow extra
time when traveling.

Lat... Lon 4264 7908 4265 7906 4269 7905 4271 7901
      4270 7899 4272 7897 4274 7892 4278 7885
      4286 7851 4286 7797 4263 7800 4260 7806
      4251 7865 4249 7895


Wood


854 PM EST Wed Feb 10 2016

... A band of lake effect snow will impact Wyoming and southern Erie
counties...

At 852 PM EST... a band of lake effect snow producing snow fall rates
of up to 2 inches per hour was located over southern Erie and
Wyoming counties. The heavy snow is expected to continue through the
evening hours before diminishing around midnight.

Locations impacted include...
Hamburg... East Aurora... Evans... Boston... Eden... Marilla...
Springville... Perry... Warsaw and Bennington.

This includes Interstate 90 between exits 57a and 57.

Conditions can deteriorate rapidly in winter weather situations. Be
prepared for snow or ice covered roads. Slow down and allow extra
time when traveling.

Lat... Lon 4264 7908 4265 7906 4269 7905 4271 7901
      4270 7899 4272 7897 4274 7892 4278 7885
      4286 7851 4286 7797 4263 7800 4260 7806
      4251 7865 4249 7895


Wood

Local Storm Report



02/10/2016 0630 PM

Hamburg, Erie County.

Snow m4.0 inch, reported by social media.






02/10/2016 0630 PM

Hamburg, Erie County.

Snow m4.0 inch, reported by social media.






02/10/2016 0630 PM

Hamburg, Erie County.

Snow m4.0 inch, reported by social media.






02/10/2016 0556 PM

East Aurora, Erie County.

Snow m4.3 inch, reported by NWS employee.


            In past 10 hours





02/10/2016 0556 PM

East Aurora, Erie County.

Snow m4.3 inch, reported by NWS employee.


            In past 10 hours





02/10/2016 0556 PM

East Aurora, Erie County.

Snow m4.3 inch, reported by NWS employee.


            In past 10 hours





02/10/2016 1138 am

Sardinia, Erie County.

Snow m4.0 inch, reported by public.






02/10/2016 1138 am

Sardinia, Erie County.

Snow m4.0 inch, reported by public.






02/10/2016 1138 am

Sardinia, Erie County.

Snow m4.0 inch, reported by public.






02/10/2016 0800 am

2 miles ENE of Colden, Erie County.

Snow m4.3 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour snowfall.





02/10/2016 0800 am

2 miles ENE of Colden, Erie County.

Snow m4.3 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour snowfall.





02/10/2016 0800 am

2 miles ENE of Colden, Erie County.

Snow m4.3 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour snowfall.





02/10/2016 0800 am

2 miles se of Glenwood, Erie County.

Snow m3.5 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour snowfall.





02/10/2016 0800 am

2 miles se of Glenwood, Erie County.

Snow m3.5 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour snowfall.





02/10/2016 0800 am

2 miles se of Glenwood, Erie County.

Snow m3.5 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour snowfall.



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 8:51 PM EST on February 10, 2016


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

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

New York

... Cattaraugus County...
   Perrysburg 8.0 1100 am 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
   Sardinia 4.0 1138 am 2/10 public

... Monroe County...
   Hilton 8.0 1050 am 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
   3 S Wilson 3.3 1030 am 2/10 trained spotter

... 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...
   Hastings 16.0 845 PM 2/10 social media
   Minetto 9.4 730 PM 2/10 cocorahs
   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, 1100 am, NY, Cattaraugus, Perrysburg, , , 42.46477, -79.00219, snow, 8.0, 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, 1138 am, NY, Erie, Sardinia, , , 42.53330, -78.50000, snow, 4.0, inch, public,
:2/10/2016, 1050 am, NY, Monroe, Hilton, , , 43.28990, -77.79280, snow, 8.0, 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, 1030 am, NY, Niagara, Wilson, 3, S, 43.26447, -78.83055, snow, 3.3, inch, trained spotter,
: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, 845 PM, NY, Oswego, Hastings, , , 43.37000, -76.15000, snow, 16.0, inch, social media,
:2/10/2016, 730 PM, NY, Oswego, Minetto, , , 43.39771, -76.47958, snow, 9.4, inch, cocorahs,
: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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