Cattaraugus Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Freezing Rain Advisory
Issued: 8:27 PM EST Jan. 16, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Freezing Rain Advisory remains in effect until 10 am EST
Tuesday...

* locations... western southern tier... and the Niagara Frontier.

* Timing... through late Tuesday morning.

* Accumulations... ice accumulating from a trace up to one tenth
of an inch.

* Impacts... very slippery conditions on untreated roads and
sidewalks.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Freezing Rain Advisory is issued when icing is expected in the
affected areas... but not enough to disrupt travel or damage trees
and power lines. Instead... patches of ice will cause slick spots
on roadways and sidewalks. Walking and driving could therefore be
difficult... but not impossible.

Report ice 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