Seneca Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 3:01 PM EST on March 03, 2015

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

* locations... most of central New York to the western Catskills.

* Hazards... snow... freezing rain... and sleet.

* Accumulations... a quick 2 to 4 inches of snow... followed by up
to a tenth of an inch of ice.

* Timing... snow will change to sleet in most areas by early this
evening. Sleet will mix with or change to freezing rain this
evening... then mixed precipitation will become spotty and
lighter overnight.

* Temperatures... rising from the lower 20s this afternoon... to the low 30s
by Wednesday morning.

* Winds... south 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Impacts... untreated roads will become hazardous beginning mid
to late afternoon. Isolated power outages may occur tonight
due to the combination of ice and gusty winds.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow... sleet... or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities... and use caution while
driving.

Please report snowfall and/or ice amounts to the National Weather
Service by calling toll free at 1-888-603-1402... or by email at
bgm.Stormreport@noaa.Gov.





Special Statement
Statement as of 7:09 PM EST on March 03, 2015

... Wintry mix will taper off later this evening...

A mixture of sleet and freezing rain will continue for a while
longer this evening.

However... over much of the area... steadier precipitation will
diminish between 8 and 9 PM. Even after 9 PM... though... patchy
drizzle or freezing drizzle is possible.

Driving will still be hazardous on untreated surfaces.



Public Information Statement
Statement as of 7:29 PM EST on March 03, 2015

The following are official and unofficial observations taken during
the past 6 hours. Appreciation is extended to Highway departments...
cooperative observers... Skywarn spotters and media for these reports.
This summary is also available on our home Page at weather.Gov/bgm.

********************Storm total snowfall********************

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

New York

... Broome County...
   NWS Binghamton 2.1 701 PM 3/03 NWS office

... Cayuga County...
   Moravia 2.0 534 PM 3/03 facebook
   Aurora 1.3 443 PM 3/03 trained spotter

... Cortland County...
   Cortland 3.8 537 PM 3/03 trained spotter

... Oneida County...
   Whitesboro 2.5 659 PM 3/03 trained spotter
   Holland Patent 2.0 526 PM 3/03 facebook

... Onondaga County...
   Syracuse Hancock Arp 1.6 512 PM 3/03 ASOS

... Otsego County...
   Oneonta 1.9 716 PM 3/03 trained spotter

... Schuyler County...
   Watkins Glen 1.0 522 PM 3/03 facebook

... Tompkins County...
   Trumansburg 2.5 521 PM 3/03 facebook
   Caroline Center 1.7 533 PM 3/03 facebook
   Ithaca 1.1 711 PM 3/03 trained spotter

... Yates County...
   Dundee 1.5 514 PM 3/03 trained spotter

Pennsylvania

... Lackawanna County...
   Clarks Summit 1.1 416 PM 3/03 trained spotter

... Luzerne County...
   Harveys Lake 0.5 436 PM 3/03 trained spotter

... Susquehanna County...
   Great Bend 3.2 620 PM 3/03 trained spotter
   Clifford 3.0 542 PM 3/03 facebook
   1 E Lakeview 1.6 508 PM 3/03 trained spotter

... Wayne County...
   Beach Lake 2.1 453 PM 3/03 trained spotter
   Honesdale 2.0 534 PM 3/03 facebook