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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
721 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014

NYZ006>008-210145-
JEFFERSON NY-LEWIS NY-OSWEGO NY-
721 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE AREA...

* AT 714 PM EST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO WAS TRACKING A
  LAKE EFFECT SNOW BAND CAPABLE OF PRODUCING SNOWFALL RATES OF 2 TO 3
  INCHES PER HOUR...AND VISIBILITY OF A QUARTER OF A MILE OR LESS.
  THIS LAKE EFFECT SNOW BAND WAS LOCATED FROM MONTARIO POINT OR 
  BETWEEN ADAMS AND PULASKI...STRETCHING EAST THROUGH LOWVILLE.

* SOME LOCATIONS AFFECTED BY THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW BAND INCLUDE...
  ADAMS AND PULASKI...
  LOWVILLE AND MARTINSBURG...
  BARNES CORNER AND WORTH...
  SPERRRYVILLE...

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 81 BETWEEN EXITS 34 AND 41.

TRAVEL ACROSS THE AREA WILL BE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT OR EVEN IMPOSSIBLE
DUE TO THE VERY HEAVY SNOWFALL PRODUCING NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY AND
DEEP SNOW COVER ON ROADWAYS. TRAVEL IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

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 4345 7544 4345 7571 4348 7581 4345 7582
      4340 7662 4342 7663 4353 7642 4352 7629
      4354 7623 4368 7621 4383 7624 4393 7514
      4362 7510

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