Northern Oneida Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 3:23 PM EST Jan. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from noon Saturday to
4 PM EST Sunday...

* what... heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 11 to
17 inches expected. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph Sunday
afternoon, with areas of blowing and drifting snow.

* Where... northern Oneida, Yates, Seneca, southern Cayuga and
Onondaga counties.

* When... from noon Saturday to 4 PM EST Sunday. The heaviest
snow is expected to fall Saturday evening into Sunday morning.
Snowfall rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour are expected during
this time.

* Additional details... travel could be very difficult to
impossible. Also, winds will pick up considerably Sunday
afternoon, causing blowing snow and dangerously low wind
chills into Sunday night.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you
must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest Road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.