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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
417 PM EST WED FEB 18 2015

NYZ003-011>014-020-021-182245-
ALLEGANY NY-CATTARAUGUS NY-GENESEE NY-LIVINGSTON NY-MONROE NY-ONTARIO
NY-WYOMING NY-
417 PM EST WED FEB 18 2015

...HEAVY SNOW WILL IMPACT THE AREA THROUGH 600 PM...

* A LINE OF HEAVY SNOW WILL MOVE EAST AT ABOUT 10 MPH PRODUCING      
  SNOWFALL RATES OF UP TO 2 INCHES AN HOUR...AND LOWERING VISIBILITY 
  TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS. THIS BAND WILL IMPACT INTERSTATE 390    
  AND THE SOUTHERN TIER EXPRESSWAY THROUGH 600 PM.

* SOME LOCATIONS AFFECTED BY THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW BAND INCLUDE...
  MOUNT MORRIS...
  GROVELAND...
  DANSVILLE AND YORK...
  GENESEO...
  CONESUS...
  SPRINGWATER AND AVON...
  HEMLOCK...
  LIMA...
  HONEOYE...
  BRISTOL...

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 390 BETWEEN EXITS 4 AND 10.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 86 BETWEEN EXITS 25 AND 33.

DRIVING WITHIN THIS SNOW BAND WILL BE VERY DIFFICULT WITH SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND VERY POOR VISIBILITY. IF TRAVELING ACROSS THE AREA
ALLOW FOR PLENTY OF EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...BE PREPARED BY HAVING AN EMERGENCY KIT...EXTRA
BLANKETS AND WARM CLOTHING IN THE EVENT THAT YOUR VEHICLE HAS
MECHANICAL PROBLEMS OR GETS STUCK. MAKE SURE YOU HAVE A FULLY CHARGED
CELL PHONE.

LAT...LON 4201 7850 4295 7805 4294 7737 4257 7751
      4257 7765 4253 7767 4253 7771 4201 7774
      4200 7801

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