Lake Effect Snow Warning
Issued by NWS January 19 at 11:45AM EST until January 20 at 10:00AM EST by NWS Buffalo.
...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST WEDNESDAY...
* WHAT... Heavy lake effect snow. Additional snow accumulations of 5 to 10 inches in the most persistent lake snows. Snowfall rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour during the heaviest snow showers. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will lead to patchy blowing snow in open areas.
* WHERE... Wyoming, Chautauqua, and Southern Erie counties.
* WHEN... Until 10 AM EST Wednesday.
* IMPACTS... Travel could be very difficult with snow covered roads. The hazardous conditions could impact the evening commute and the Wednesday morning commute.