Orleans Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 5:57 PM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 7 am EST
Friday...

* what... mixed precipitation. Additional snow accumulations of 3
to 6 inches and ice accumulations of around one tenth of an
inch.

* Where... Orleans, Monroe, northern Erie, and Genesee counties.

* When... until 7 am EST Friday.

* Additional details... plan on snow covered and slippery roads.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will result in slippery
roads and limited visibilities. Slow down and use caution while
driving.

Submit snow and ice reports through our website or social media.





Special Statement
Issued: 6:13 PM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Mixed precipitation will continue to make for difficult
driving conditions through the evening...

Widespread snow, mixed with sleet and freezing rain will continue
to create hazardous driving conditions through this evening. Some
pockets of plain rain are possible, but even in these areas,
roads will remain very slick as temperatures hover very close to
freezing.

Roads that are untreated will be particularly hazardous.

Visibilities will be reduced to below a mile at times.

Motorists are urged to drive for the wintry conditions. Leave
plenty of room between you and the vehicle in front of you. Allow
plenty of extra time to reach your destination.



Public Information Statement
Issued: 5:27 PM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

********************storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

New York

... Erie County...
   Buffalo Airport 0.4 500 PM 11/15 NWS office

... Niagara County...
   3 W Cambria Center 1.5 524 PM 11/15 trained spotter

... Orleans County...
   Albion 0.5 500 PM 11/15 co-op observer


*****metadata*****
:11/15/2018, 500 PM, NY, Erie, Buffalo Airport, , , 42.93998, -78.73604, snow, 0.4, inch, NWS office,
:11/15/2018, 524 PM, NY, Niagara, Cambria Center, 3, W, 43.17633, -78.87367, snow, 1.5, inch, trained spotter, trained spotter
:11/15/2018, 500 PM, NY, Orleans, Albion, , , 43.24412, -78.19160, snow, 0.5, inch, co-op observer,


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527 PM EST Thu Nov 15 2018

********************storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

New York

... Erie County...
   Buffalo Airport 0.4 500 PM 11/15 NWS office

... Niagara County...
   3 W Cambria Center 1.5 524 PM 11/15 trained spotter

... Orleans County...
   Albion 0.5 500 PM 11/15 co-op observer


*****metadata*****
:11/15/2018, 500 PM, NY, Erie, Buffalo Airport, , , 42.93998, -78.73604, snow, 0.4, inch, NWS office,
:11/15/2018, 524 PM, NY, Niagara, Cambria Center, 3, W, 43.17633, -78.87367, snow, 1.5, inch, trained spotter, trained spotter
:11/15/2018, 500 PM, NY, Orleans, Albion, , , 43.24412, -78.19160, snow, 0.5, inch, co-op observer,


Jam