URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE, National Weather Service Buffalo NY, 307 PM EDT Sun Mar 12 2017: Northern Erie-Genesee-Wyoming-Southern Erie- Including the cities of Buffalo, Batavia, Warsaw, Orchard Park, and Springville 307 PM EDT Sun Mar 12 2017 ...
WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM
8 PM MONDAY TO 8 PM EDT WEDNESDAY
Heavy snow and blowing snow with around 2 inches Monday night, 2 to 4 inches Tuesday, 3 to 5 inches Tuesday night, and 1 to 2 inches Wednesday, leading to storm totals of 7 to 14 inches.
... The National Weather Service in Buffalo has issued a Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow and blowing snow...which is in effect from 8 PM Monday to 8 PM EDT Wednesday. The Winter Storm Watch is no longer in effect. * LOCATIONS ... Erie, Genesee and Wyoming counties. * TIMING...From early Monday evening through early Wednesday evening. * HAZARDS...Heavy snow and blowing snow. * ACCUMULATIONS...Around 2 inches Monday night...2 to 4 inches Tuesday...3 to 5 inches Tuesday night...and 1 to 2 inches Wednesday...leading to storm totals of 7 to 14 inches. * WINDS...North 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. * VISIBILITIES...As low as a half mile at times. * IMPACTS...Heavy snow and blowing snow could produce very difficult driving conditions with very poor visibility and deep snow cover on roads. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... 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. &&