Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Erie (NYC029) New York Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Winter Weather Advisory Winter Weather Advisory - Erie (New York)


Updated:12/12/2017 6:37pm
Effective:12/12/2017 6:37pm
Expires:12/13/2017 1:00pm
Severity:Minor
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Genesee; Niagara; Northern Erie; Orleans
 
Instructions: Periods of snow and blowing snow will result in snow covered roads and limited visibilities. Slow down and use caution while driving. Submit snow reports through our website or social media.

Message summary: ...winter weather advisory remains in effect until 1 pm est wednesday...
* what...snow and blowing snow occurring. Plan on slippery road conditions. In addition, areas of poor visibility are expected. Additional snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches are expected.
* where...niagara, orleans, northern erie, and genesee counties.
* when...until 1 pm wednesday.
* additional details...winds gusting as high as 40 mph will cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.
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Lake Effect Snow Warning Lake Effect Snow Warning - Erie (New York)


Updated:12/12/2017 6:37pm
Effective:12/12/2017 6:37pm
Expires:12/13/2017 7:00pm
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Cattaraugus; Chautauqua; Southern Erie; Wyoming
 
Instructions: Heavy snow will fall in relatively narrow bands. If traveling, be prepared for rapidly changing road conditions and visibilities. Submit snow reports through our website or social media.

Message summary: ...lake effect snow warning remains in effect until 7 pm est wednesday...
* what...moderate to occasionally heavy lake effect snow occurring. Travel will be very difficult. Additional snow accumulations of 8 to 16 inches are expected in the most persistent lake snows.
* where...wyoming, chautauqua, cattaraugus, and southern erie counties.
* when...until 7 pm wednesday.
* additional details...winds gusting as high as 40 mph will cause areas of blowing and drifting snow. 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_snowaaa.htm to view the experimental polygons please see: http://www.weather.gov/buf/lespolygon coord...4264 7818 4280 7820 4279 7839 4273 7867 4265 7906 4253 7939 4232 7975 4199 7977 4199 7897 4227 7848 time y17m12d12t1700z-y17m12d13t1100z coord...4254 7831 4271 7829 4276 7834 4267 7880 4260 7893 4251 7920 4225 7976 4199 7977 4199 7879 4227 7848 time y17m12d13t1100z-y17m12d14t0000z
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