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Lake Effect Snow Warning

Statement as of 2:42 PM EST on December 08, 2016

Expires 4:00 PM EST on December 10, 2016


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

* accumulations... total snow accumulations by Saturday afternoon
will average 8 to 12 inches.

* 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.





Special Statement

Statement as of 3:26 PM EST on December 08, 2016

Expires 5:15 PM EST on December 08, 2016


... Snow squalls will affect Lake County... northern Ashtabula County
and Erie County Pennsylvania into the evening hours...

At 316 PM EST, radar indicated snow squalls along the east Lakeshore
from near Willoughby to Painesville to Ashtabula and Erie PA. The
snow squalls have been persistent in this area and will continue
into the evening hours.

Hazards include... visibility rapidly dropping to less than a
quarter of a mile... 1 to 2 inches of quick snow accumulation in
less than an hour... and blowing snow with winds gusting to 30 mph.

Locations impacted include...
Erie, Painesville, Ashtabula, Willowick, Conneaut, Fairport Harbor,
Geneva-On-The-Lake, Euclid, Mentor, Willoughby, Eastlake, Geneva,
North East, Madison, Girard, North Kingsville, Perry, Albion,
Timberlake and Wattsburg.

Use extra caution traveling through these snow squalls. Rapid
changes in visibility and potentially slick roads are likely to lead
to accidents. Reduce speed and leave extra space between you and the
vehicle in front of you.

Lat... Lon 4227 7976 4201 7976 4185 8052 4170 8100
      4172 8101 4172 8110 4166 8111 4164 8118
      4164 8129 4160 8129 4157 8139 4157 8149
      4166 8149 4175 8136 4211 8020 4219 8012
time... Mot... loc 2016z 180deg 0kt 4156 8192


Odot dms 314, 315, and 326.


Kosarik


326 PM EST Thu Dec 8 2016

... Snow squalls will affect Lake County... northern Ashtabula County
and Erie County Pennsylvania into the evening hours...

At 316 PM EST, radar indicated snow squalls along the east Lakeshore
from near Willoughby to Painesville to Ashtabula and Erie PA. The
snow squalls have been persistent in this area and will continue
into the evening hours.

Hazards include... visibility rapidly dropping to less than a
quarter of a mile... 1 to 2 inches of quick snow accumulation in
less than an hour... and blowing snow with winds gusting to 30 mph.

Locations impacted include...
Erie, Painesville, Ashtabula, Willowick, Conneaut, Fairport Harbor,
Geneva-On-The-Lake, Euclid, Mentor, Willoughby, Eastlake, Geneva,
North East, Madison, Girard, North Kingsville, Perry, Albion,
Timberlake and Wattsburg.

Use extra caution traveling through these snow squalls. Rapid
changes in visibility and potentially slick roads are likely to lead
to accidents. Reduce speed and leave extra space between you and the
vehicle in front of you.

Lat... Lon 4227 7976 4201 7976 4185 8052 4170 8100
      4172 8101 4172 8110 4166 8111 4164 8118
      4164 8129 4160 8129 4157 8139 4157 8149
      4166 8149 4175 8136 4211 8020 4219 8012
time... Mot... loc 2016z 180deg 0kt 4156 8192


Odot dms 314, 315, and 326.


Kosarik

326 PM EST Thu Dec 8 2016

... Snow squalls will affect Lake County... northern Ashtabula County
and Erie County Pennsylvania into the evening hours...

At 316 PM EST, radar indicated snow squalls along the east Lakeshore
from near Willoughby to Painesville to Ashtabula and Erie PA. The
snow squalls have been persistent in this area and will continue
into the evening hours.

Hazards include... visibility rapidly dropping to less than a
quarter of a mile... 1 to 2 inches of quick snow accumulation in
less than an hour... and blowing snow with winds gusting to 30 mph.

Locations impacted include...
Erie, Painesville, Ashtabula, Willowick, Conneaut, Fairport Harbor,
Geneva-On-The-Lake, Euclid, Mentor, Willoughby, Eastlake, Geneva,
North East, Madison, Girard, North Kingsville, Perry, Albion,
Timberlake and Wattsburg.

Use extra caution traveling through these snow squalls. Rapid
changes in visibility and potentially slick roads are likely to lead
to accidents. Reduce speed and leave extra space between you and the
vehicle in front of you.

Lat... Lon 4227 7976 4201 7976 4185 8052 4170 8100
      4172 8101 4172 8110 4166 8111 4164 8118
      4164 8129 4160 8129 4157 8139 4157 8149
      4166 8149 4175 8136 4211 8020 4219 8012
time... Mot... loc 2016z 180deg 0kt 4156 8192


Odot dms 314, 315, and 326.


Kosarik


Local Storm Report



12/08/2016 0323 PM

North Kingsville, Ashtabula County.

Snow e6.0 inch, reported by snow spotter.


            12 hour snowfall.






12/08/2016 0323 PM

North Kingsville, Ashtabula County.

Snow e6.0 inch, reported by snow spotter.


            12 hour snowfall.





12/08/2016 0100 PM

North Kingsville, Ashtabula County.

Snow m2.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.






12/08/2016 0100 PM

North Kingsville, Ashtabula County.

Snow m2.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.






12/08/2016 0100 PM

North Kingsville, Ashtabula County.

Snow m2.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 10:52 AM EST on December 08, 2016


The following are snowfall reports from our region. Appreciation is
extended to Highway departments... cooperative observers... Skywarn
spotters and media for these reports. This summary is also available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/Cleveland

**********************12 hour snowfall**********************

Location 12 hour time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Ohio

... Ashtabula County...
   Monroe TWP 0.1 939 am 12/08 snow spotter
   Geneva 7s T 921 am 12/08 snow spotter

... Lake County...
   Painesville T 942 am 12/08 snow spotter

... Medina County...
   Homerville T 835 am 12/08 snow spotter


***********************snow on ground***********************

Location snow time/date comments
                     on ground of
                     /inches/ measurement

Ohio

... Ashtabula County...
   Monroe TWP T 939 am 12/08 snow spotter

... Erie County...
   5 NNE Wakeman T 800 am 12/08 cocorahs

Pennsylvania

... Erie County...
   1 WNW North East T 800 am 12/08 cocorahs


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