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3:19 AM EST on February 12, 2016 (GMT -0500)
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Elev 577 ft 43.09 °N, 79.02 °W | Updated 3 minutes ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
14.4 °F
Feels Like 7 °F
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4.7
Wind Variable Wind from SW

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--% Chance of Precip.
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.20 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 6000 ft
Windchill 7 °F
Dew Point 6 °F
Humidity 69%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:18 AM 5:42 PM
Waxing Crescent, 18% visible
METAR KIAG 120753Z AUTO 24012KT 10SM BKN060 M09/M16 A3013 RMK AO2 SLP226 T10891161
Pressure 30.20 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 6000 ft
Windchill 7 °F
Dew Point 6 °F
Humidity 69%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:18 AM 5:42 PM
Waxing Crescent, 18% visible
METAR KIAG 120753Z AUTO 24012KT 10SM BKN060 M09/M16 A3013 RMK AO2 SLP226 T10891161

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Lake Effect Snow Warning, Wind Chill Watch
Issued: 9:56 PM EST Feb. 11, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Lake effect snow warning remains in effect from 4 am to 10 PM
EST Friday...
... Wind chill watch remains in effect from late Friday night
through Sunday morning...

* locations... Niagara and Orleans counties.

* Timing... the lake effect snow warning is in effect from late
tonight through late Friday evening. The wind chill watch is
in effect from late Friday night through late Sunday morning.

* Accumulations... 4 to 7 inches Friday... and 3 to 5 inches Friday
night... leading to storm totals of 7 to 12 inches in the most
persistent lake snows.

* Winds... northwest 20 to 30 mph.

* Visibilities... as low as a quarter mile at times.

* Temperatures... lows zero to 5 below Friday night. Highs zero to
5 above Saturday. Lows around 5 below Saturday night.

* Wind chill values... as low as 25 below late Friday night and
Saturday.

* Impacts... lake effect snow and blowing snow will result in
hazardous travel at times with snow covered roads and greatly
reduced visibilities. Wind chills will reach dangerous levels.
Frigid temperatures have the potential to result in frozen
pipes... frostbite and hypothermia.

* Forecaster confidence... forecaster confidence in the wind
chill watch is medium. Warmer waters of Lake Ontario may hold
wind chills to advisory criteria.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Report snow accumulation to the National Weather Service in
Buffalo by sending an email to bufstorm.Report@noaa.Gov... posting
to the NWS Buffalo facebook Page... or tweet... using the hashtag
bufwx

If you lose power and plan on running a generator... make sure
that the generator is located outdoors and is properly
ventilated. Space heaters should also be properly ventilated and
used only if they are operating properly. Make sure snow does not
block exhausts and fresh air intakes for high efficiency furnaces
and water heaters.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or your favorite source of
weather information for the latest updates. Additional details
can also be found at www.Weather.Gov/Buffalo.

In lake effect snow the weather can vary from locally heavy snow
in narrow bands to clear skies just a few miles away. If you will
be traveling across the region be prepared for rapid changes in
Road and visibility conditions.

A wind chill watch is issued when strong winds will combine with
cold temperatures to create dangerously cold conditions for
exposed skin. The wind will make it feel like it is 15 degrees
below zero or colder for a period of several hours. If you will
be outdoors use common sense and dress warmly... making sure that
all exposed skin is covered. If possible... avoid prolonged
exposure to the cold to prevent frostbite and hypothermia.