Severe Weather Alerts - Sodus, NY

  • Lake Effect Snow Warning

    Lake Effect Snow Warning in effect from 10:00 AM EST until Friday, 4:00 AM EST. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
4 AM EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A LAKE EFFECT
SNOW WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 AM
EST FRIDAY. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...WAYNE...NORTHERN CAYUGA...AND OSWEGO COUNTIES...WITH
THE GREATEST SNOW AMOUNTS EXPECTED FROM NORTHEASTERN WAYNE
COUNTY ACROSS NORTHERN CAYUGA AND SOUTHERN OSWEGO COUNTIES.

* TIMING...FROM LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 3 INCHES TODAY...3 TO 5 INCHES TONIGHT...
3 TO 5 INCHES THURSDAY...AND 4 TO 8 INCHES THURSDAY NIGHT...
LEADING TO STORM TOTALS OF 10 TO 20 INCHES 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 VERY
DIFFICULT 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.

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

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EXPERIMENTAL CONTENT BELOW...DO NOT USE OPERATIONALLY
PLEASE SEE BELOW LINKS FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THIS EXPERIMENT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUF/POLYGON_PDD
HTTP://WWW.NWS.NOAA.GOV/OS/NOTIFICATION/PNS15LAKE_EFFECT_SNOW.HTM
TO VIEW THE EXPERIMENTAL POLYGONS PLEASE SEE:
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUF/LESPOLYGON
COORD...4341 7583 4361 7581 4363 7620 4324 7688
4324 7606
TIME Y16M02D10T1500Z-Y16M02D11T0000Z
COORD...4324 7645 4333 7627 4337 7668 4326 7694
4325 7727 4302 7650
TIME Y16M02D11T0000Z-Y16M02D11T0900Z
COORD...4330 7618 4329 7723 4311 7717 4302 7650
4318 7647 4316 7588
TIME Y16M02D11T0900Z-Y16M02D11T1800Z
COORD...4326 7622 4335 7673 4326 7694 4324 7733
4302 7650 4320 7647
TIME Y16M02D11T1800Z-Y16M02D12T0600Z
COORD...4352 7584 4363 7620 4331 7672 4325 7609
4331 7588
TIME Y16M02D12T0600Z-Y16M02D12T0900Z

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