Watches, Warnings, and Advisories
Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Genesee (NYZ011) New York Issued by the National Weather Service
|Updated:||Mon, 10-Mar-2014 3:55pm EDT
|Effective:||Mon, 10-Mar-2014 3:55pm EDT
|Expires:||Thu, 13-Mar-2014 2:00am EDT
|Areas affected: Genesee; Niagara; Northern Erie; Orleans; Southern Erie; Wyoming
Instructions: A winter storm warning is issued when severe winter weather is
expected. Heavy snow and/or ice will cause hazardous driving
conditions. If you will be traveling in the warning area you
should choose an alternate route if possible, or you should use
extreme caution if travel is unavoidable.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org...posting
to the nws buffalo facebook page...or tweet...using the hashtag
Message summary: ...winter storm warning in effect from 2 am wednesday to 2 am edt
The national weather service in buffalo has issued a winter storm
warning for heavy snow and blowing snow...which is in effect from
2 am wednesday to 2 am edt thursday. The winter storm watch is no
longer in effect.
* locations...niagara...orleans...erie...genesee...and wyoming
* timing...late tuesday night through late wednesday night.
* hazards...heavy snow and blowing snow.
* accumulations...8 to 12 inches.
* winds...north 15 to 25 mph.
* visibilities...below a half mile at times.
* impacts...snow will intensify late tuesday night...and last through
most of the day on wednesday. Northerly winds will increase on
wednesday...resulting in areas of blowing snow. This storm will
impact both the morning and evening commute on wednesday
...view the complete message
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Source: NWS Watches, Warnings or Advisories for zone NYZ011