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Winter Weather Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
110 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

NYZ001>008-010>014-019>021-085-190000-
/O.NEW.KBUF.WW.Y.0025.141218T1810Z-141219T0000Z/
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-
LEWIS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-WYOMING-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-CHAUTAUQUA-
CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NIAGARA FALLS...MEDINA...ROCHESTER...
NEWARK...FAIR HAVEN...OSWEGO...WATERTOWN...LOWVILLE...BUFFALO...
BATAVIA...WARSAW...GENESEO...CANANDAIGUA...JAMESTOWN...OLEAN...
WELLSVILLE...ORCHARD PARK...SPRINGVILLE
110 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREEZING DRIZZLE...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL
7 PM EST THIS EVENING.

* LOCATIONS...WESTERN AND NORTH CENTRAL NEW YORK.

* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* HAZARDS...PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE MIXED WITH LIGHT SNOW AT TIMES.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ICE ACCUMULATING A TRACE TO A FEW HUNDREDTHS OF
  AN INCH.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S THIS AFTERNOON. AROUND 30
  TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...FREEZING DRIZZLE MIXED WITH SOME LIGHT SNOW AT TIMES
  CAN CREATE SLICK SPOTS ON UNTREATED SURFACES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NORMALLY ISSUED FOR A VARIETY OF
WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS SUCH AS LIGHT SNOW, BLOWING SNOW,
SLEET, FREEZING RAIN AND WIND CHILLS. WHILE THE WEATHER WILL BE
SIGNIFICANT, THE WORD ADVISORY IMPLIES THAT SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

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 ICE 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

&&

$$

SMITH


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
651 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

LEZ040-041-190300-
/O.CON.KBUF.SC.Y.0112.000000T0000Z-141219T0300Z/
LAKE ERIE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM RIPLEY TO DUNKIRK-
LAKE ERIE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM DUNKIRK TO BUFFALO-
651 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS.

* WAVES...2 TO 4 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 18 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR WAVES AVERAGING 4 FEET OR MORE ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
353 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

LEZ148-149-190300-
/O.CON.KCLE.SC.Y.0059.000000T0000Z-141219T0300Z/
GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE TO CONNEAUT OH-CONNEAUT OH TO RIPLEY NY-
353 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR LAKE ERIE FROM
GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE OHIO TO RIPLEY NEW YORK UNTIL 10 PM THIS
EVENING.

* WAVES: WAVES OF 3 TO 5 FEET EARLY TONIGHT WILL SUBSIDE TO 2 TO 4
  FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WAVES WILL AVERAGE 4 FEET OR
MORE AND WIND SPEEDS MAY EXCEED 22 KNOTS WHICH WILL CREATE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD STAY IN PORT.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
437 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

MIZ060>063-068>070-075-076-190100-
SHIAWASSEE-GENESEE-LAPEER-ST. CLAIR-LIVINGSTON-OAKLAND-MACOMB-
WASHTENAW-WAYNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OWOSSO...FLINT...LAPEER...PORT HURON...
HOWELL...PONTIAC...WARREN...ANN ARBOR...DETROIT
437 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

...FREEZING DRIZZLE TO BRING SOME SLICK SPOTS THIS EVENING...

PATCHES OF LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS
THE AREA THROUGH THIS EVENING. ROADWAYS WHERE TEMPERATURES ARE
BELOW FREEZING WILL BE SUSCEPTIBLE TO VERY LIGHT ICING...RESULTING
IN SLIPPERY CONDITIONS. BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES WILL BE MOST
VULNERABLE THROUGH THE EVENING COMMUTE.  USE CAUTION WHEN
TRAVELING AND REMAIN ALERT FOR POSSIBLE SLICK SPOTS.

$$

MR


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
325 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

NYZ001>008-010>014-019>021-085-192030-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-WYOMING-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-CHAUTAUQUA-
CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
325 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND NORTH CENTRAL NEW
YORK.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

A STRONG STORM SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO IMPACT THE AREA BY THE
MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK. A WIDESPREAD RAIN IS EXPECTED FIRST FOR
WESTERN AND NORTH CENTRAL NEW YORK LATE TUESDAY INTO
WEDNESDAY...WITH STRONG WINDS AND SNOW SHOWERS DEVELOPING AS
COLDER AIR SPREAD INTO THE REGION LATER WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.

THE SNOW AND WIND ASSOCIATED WITH THE STORM MAY DISRUPT HOLIDAY
TRAVEL. PAY ATTENTION TO LATER FORECASTS AS THERE IS STILL PLENTY
OF UNCERTAINTY CONCERNING THE STRENGTH AND TRACK OF THIS SYSTEM.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

THIS PRODUCT...ALONG WITH OTHER WATCHES...WARNINGS...ADVISORIES...
AND STATEMENTS ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN
BUFFALO CAN BE FOUND ON THE INTERNET AT HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUF

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
330 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014

PAZ004>006-010>012-017>019-024>028-033>037-041-042-045-046-049>053-
056>059-063>066-190830-
WARREN-MCKEAN-POTTER-ELK-CAMERON-NORTHERN CLINTON-CLEARFIELD-
NORTHERN CENTRE-SOUTHERN CENTRE-CAMBRIA-BLAIR-HUNTINGDON-MIFFLIN-
JUNIATA-SOMERSET-BEDFORD-FULTON-FRANKLIN-TIOGA-NORTHERN LYCOMING-
SULLIVAN-SOUTHERN CLINTON-SOUTHERN LYCOMING-UNION-SNYDER-MONTOUR-
NORTHUMBERLAND-COLUMBIA-PERRY-DAUPHIN-SCHUYLKILL-LEBANON-CUMBERLAND-
ADAMS-YORK-LANCASTER-
330 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THE PROBABILITY OF WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

A POWERFUL STORM SYSTEM WILL IMPACT THE AREA IN THE MIDDLE OF NEXT
WEEK...MAINLY ON WEDNESDAY...CHRISTMAS EVE. AT THIS TIME...A
WIDESPREAD RAIN IS EXPECTED FOR CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA TUESDAY NIGHT
AND WEDNESDAY...WITH GUSTY WINDS AND SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS
DEVELOPING OVER THE WESTERN HIGHLANDS AFTER THE MAIN AREA OF RAIN
MOVES OFF TO THE NORTHEAST. HOWEVER...ANY CHANGE IN THE EXPECTED
DEVELOPMENT...TRACK OR TIMING OF THE STORM COULD MEAN POSSIBLE
CHANGES IN THE STORM IMPACTS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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