Severe Weather Alerts - Gasport, NY

  • Lake Effect Snow Advisory

    Lake Effect Snow Advisory in effect from 4:00 PM EST until Thursday, 4:00 PM EST. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 4 PM EST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A LAKE EFFECT
SNOW ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
4 PM EST THURSDAY.

* LOCATIONS...NIAGARA...ORLEANS...AND MONROE COUNTIES...WITH THE
GREATEST SNOWFALL AMOUNTS EXPECTED ALONG AND A BIT INLAND FROM
THE LAKE ONTARIO SHORELINE.

* TIMING...FROM LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE THURSDAY
AFTERNOON.

* ACCUMULATIONS...AN INCH OR LESS THIS AFTERNOON...2 TO 4 INCHES
TONIGHT...AND 1 TO 3 INCHES THURSDAY...LEADING TO STORM TOTALS
OF 4 TO 7 INCHES IN THE MOST PERSISTENT LAKE SNOWS.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...AS LOW AS A HALF 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.

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.

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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