Areas Affected: Allegany; Cattaraugus; Chautauqua; Genesee; Jefferson; Lewis; Livingston; Monroe; Niagara; Northern Cayuga; Northern Erie; Ontario; Orleans; Oswego; Southern Erie; Wayne; Wyoming
...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...
* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Light snow will begin as early as Saturday morning. Snow will become heavy late Saturday afternoon and Saturday night and continue into Sunday morning. Snow will then transition to lake effect Sunday afternoon and continue through Monday. At this time, greater than 7 inches of snow is possible. Gusty winds and arctic air will also produce significant blowing and drifting snow and wind chills well below zero.
* WHERE...All of western and north central New York.
* WHEN...From Saturday afternoon through Monday afternoon.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on snow covered and slippery road conditions. Widespread blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility.
Begin needed preparations at home or with your vehicle. Travel may become difficult, so plan accordingly.