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Lake Effect Snow Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
334 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

NYZ012-019-020-085-280445-
/O.CON.KBUF.LE.Y.0024.141127T2100Z-141128T1000Z/
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-SOUTHERN ERIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WARSAW...JAMESTOWN...OLEAN...
ORCHARD PARK...SPRINGVILLE
334 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST
FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS...CHAUTAUQUA...CATTARAUGUS...WYOMING AND SOUTHERN
  ERIE.

* TIMING...LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...AN INCH OR LESS THIS AFTERNOON AND 3 TO 5 INCHES
  TONIGHT...LEADING TO STORM TOTALS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES IN THE MOST
  PERSISTENT LAKE SNOWS.

* VISIBILITIES...A QUARTER MILE OR LOWER AT TIMES WITHIN SNOW BANDS.

* IMPACTS...LOCALIZED LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL RESULT IN SLIPPERY
  ROADS AND POOR VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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.

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

&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
341 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

LEZ040-041-280445-
/O.NEW.KBUF.SC.Y.0104.141127T2300Z-141128T1500Z/
LAKE ERIE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM RIPLEY TO DUNKIRK-
LAKE ERIE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM DUNKIRK TO BUFFALO-
341 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST FRIDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS.

* WAVES...3 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 18 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR WAVES AVERAGING 4 FEET OR MORE ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS... ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS... SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
331 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE

LEZ040-041-280400-
BUFFALO TO RIPLEY ALONG LAKE ERIE-
331 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. LAKE
EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15
KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15
KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 15
KNOTS. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS MONDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3
FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS TUESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
953 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

LEZ142>149-272300-
/O.NEW.KCLE.SC.Y.0052.141127T2100Z-141128T1500Z/
MAUMEE BAY TO RENO BEACH OH-RENO BEACH TO THE ISLANDS OH-
THE ISLANDS TO VERMILION OH-VERMILION TO AVON POINT OH-
AVON POINT TO WILLOWICK OH-WILLOWICK TO GENEVA-ON-THE LAKE OH-
GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE TO CONNEAUT OH-CONNEAUT OH TO RIPLEY NY-
953 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
10 AM EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CLEVELAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY FOR LAKE ERIE. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN
EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 10 AM FRIDAY FROM MAUMEE BAY TO
RIPLEY NEW YORK.

* WINDS AND WAVES: NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
  THIS EVENING. WAVES WILL BUILD TO 3 TO 5 FEET. WINDS AND WAVES
  WILL SUBSIDE FRIDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WAVES WILL AVERAGE 4 FEET
OR MORE AND WIND SPEEDS MAY EXCEED 22 KNOTS WHICH WILL CREATE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD STAY IN PORT
OR RETURN TO PORT PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
950 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

LEZ142>144-272115-
MAUMEE BAY TO RENO BEACH OH-RENO BEACH TO THE ISLANDS OH-
THE ISLANDS TO VERMILION OH-
950 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE LAKE ERIE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE OFF TOLEDO IS 36 DEGREES...OFF CLEVELAND 45 DEGREES
AND OFF ERIE 49 DEGREES.

$$

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
950 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

LEZ145>149-272115-
VERMILION TO AVON POINT OH-AVON POINT TO WILLOWICK OH-
WILLOWICK TO GENEVA-ON-THE LAKE OH-GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE TO CONNEAUT OH-
CONNEAUT OH TO RIPLEY NY-
950 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. MOSTLY
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

SEE LAKE ERIE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE OFF TOLEDO IS 36 DEGREES...OFF CLEVELAND 45 DEGREES
AND OFF ERIE 49 DEGREES.

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
309 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

MIZ082-083-272215-
LENAWEE-MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ADRIAN...MONROE
309 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...POCKETS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW SHOWERS TO CROSS AREA...

A COMPACT AREA OF ENHANCED SNOW SHOWERS WILL BRING A RELATIVELY
BRIEF PERIOD OF MODERATE TO LOCALLY HEAVY SNOWFALL TO THE AREA
LATE THIS AFTERNOON WITH ACCUMULATIONS OF A DUSTING TO NEAR ONE
INCH POSSIBLE BY 6 PM. WITH THE HEAVIEST SNOW SHOWERS...EXPECT
VISIBILITIES TO BE REDUCED TO ONE HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.
DRIVE WITH CARE AS CONDITIONS WILL VARY SIGNIFICANTLY AS THESE
SNOW SHOWERS MOVE THROUGH THE AREA...MAKING TRAVEL DIFFICULT AT
TIMES.

$$

DG


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
322 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

PAZ007>009-015-016-282030-
MERCER-VENANGO-FOREST-CLARION-JEFFERSON PA-
322 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST PENNSYLVANIA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS TONIGHT WILL PRODUCE A GENERAL 1 TO 3 INCHES...HOWEVER
IF AN AREA EXPERIENCES MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF MODERATE SNOW BURSTS...2
TO 4 INCHES IS POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
622 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

OHZ011>014-089-PAZ001>003-281130-
CUYAHOGA-LAKE-GEAUGA-ASHTABULA INLAND-ASHTABULA LAKESHORE-
NORTHERN ERIE-SOUTHERN ERIE-CRAWFORD PA-
622 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST OHIO AND NORTHWEST
PENNSYLVANIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

ANOTHER ROUND OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL DEVELOP THIS EVENING AND
PRODUCE A QUICK 1 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW ACROSS THE SNOW BELT.
LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS MAY BE POSSIBLE IN NORTHWEST PENNSYLVANIA
AND A LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED. STAY TUNED TO
UPDATED FORECASTS THROUGHOUT THE DAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
351 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

LCZ460-LEZ444-LHZ361>363-421-422-441>443-462>464-280930-
LAKE ST. CLAIR-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON POINT MI BEYOND 5NM
OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
351 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF LAKE ERIE...LAKE
HURON AND LAKE ST CLAIR.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A GALE WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THE OPEN WATERS OF LAKE HURON
FROM PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON POINT THIS AFTERNOON INTO
THIS EVENING. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES ARE IN EFFECT FOR ALL
NEARSHORE WATERS OF LAKE HURON WITH THE EXCEPTION OF INNER SAGINAW
BAY.REFER TO THE LATEST FORECAST FOR DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

$$

SF
YOU CAN OBTAIN YOUR LATEST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECASTS ONLINE
AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/DETROIT (ALL LOWER CASE).

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
348 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

NYZ012-019-020-085-281000-
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-SOUTHERN ERIE-
348 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
5 AM EST FRIDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN NEW YORK.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

THIS PRODUCT...ALONG WITH OTHER WATCHES...WARNINGS...ADVISORIES...
AND STATEMENTS ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN
BUFFALO CAN BE FOUND ON THE INTERNET AT HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUF

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
252 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

PAZ004>006-010>012-017>019-024>028-045-272130-
BLAIR-CAMBRIA-CAMERON-CLEARFIELD-ELK-HUNTINGDON-JUNIATA-MCKEAN-
MIFFLIN-NORTHERN CENTRE-NORTHERN CLINTON-POTTER-SOUTHERN CENTRE-
SOUTHERN CLINTON-WARREN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALTOONA...JOHNSTOWN...STATE COLLEGE
252 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

.NOW...
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH 5 PM.
MOST OF THE SNOW WILL BE LIGHT...BUT ENOUGH TO CAUSE PERIODS OF
REDUCED VISIBILITIES AND TO COAT SOME ROADS. ROADS MAY BE SLICK AND
POSSIBLY SNOW COVERED...SO USE EXTRA CAUTION IF TRAVELING.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
207 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

OHZ013-014-022-023-032-033-089-PAZ003-272100-
MAHONING OH-PORTAGE OH-STARK OH-TRUMBULL OH-CRAWFORD PA-
ASHTABULA INLAND OH-GEAUGA OH-ASHTABULA LAKESHORE OH-
207 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

.NOW...

FLURRIES AND OCCASIONAL SNOW SHOWERS WILL BE MOVING EAST
THROUGH 4PM...ALONG AND EAST OF A ASHTABULA TO CANTON LINE.
SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS OF LESS THAN A HALF AN INCH ARE EXPECTED.
THERE CAN BE SOME SLICK IN SPOTS ON THE UNTREATED ROADWAYS.

$$


THOMPSON

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