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Pennsylvania, Northern Erie

Lake Effect Snow Warning

Statement as of 9:21 PM EST on December 07, 2016

Expires 4:00 PM EST on December 10, 2016


... Lake effect snow warning remains in effect from noon Thursday
to 4 PM EST Saturday...

* accumulations... snow accumulations of 8 to 12 inches are
expected along the Lakeshore with 1 to 2 feet south of
Interstate 90 where the snow bands persist.

* Timing... snow will begin near the Erie Pennsylvania Lakeshore
on Thursday and become heavy at times. Snow will spread inland
by Thursday evening. Snow squalls will continue on Friday...
tapering off on Saturday.

* Impacts... lake effect snow and snow squalls will lead to heavy
snow accumulations and very poor visibilities at times. Gusty
winds will produce blowing and drifting snow. Hazardous travel
conditions are expected.

* Winds... west 15 to 20 mph with gusts around 30 mph.

* Temperatures... in the 20s.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A lake effect snow warning is issued when heavy lake effect snow
is expected or occurring. During lake effect snow... the weather
can vary from bands of locally heavy snow to dry weather just a
few miles away. Visibilities can vary greatly and can drop to
near zero in the heavier lake effect snow bands. If you will be
traveling in the warned area be prepared for rapid changes in
weather... visibility and Road conditions. Local travel
restrictions may be in effect.





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