Lake Effect Snow Advisory, Winter Storm Watch
Statement as of 09:50 AM EST die 13o December, anno 2013
... Lake effect Snow Advisory remains in effect until 3 PM EST
... Winter Storm Watch remains in effect from Saturday morning
through Sunday morning...
* locations... Onondaga... madision... and southern Oneida counties
in central New York.
* Hazards... light to moderate lake effect snows... with more snow
Saturday and Saturday night.
* Accumulations... 2 to 5 inches of snow today... with 7 or more
inches possible Saturday and Saturday night.
* Timing... lake effect snows will move south into the area this
morning with snows then expected to continue through mid
afternoon. More snow will develop on Saturday.
* Temperatures... 5 to 20 above.
* Winds... west winds today... becoming northeast 10 to 20 mph
with gusts up to 25 mph.
* Impacts... light to moderate snows and gusty winds will result
in near poor visibilities and hazardous driving conditions.
A lake effect Snow Advisory Means Lake effect snow is forecast
that will make travel difficult in some areas. Lake effect snow
showers typically align themselves in bands and will likely be
intense enough to drop several inches in localized areas. Use
caution when traveling.
Please report snowfall amounts to the National Weather Service by
calling toll free at 1-877-633-6772... or by email at
A Winter Storm Watch is in effect because heavy snow is a
possibility... but not a certainty. At this time... there is the
potential for snow accumulations of 7 inches or more. Travel
conditions could become hazardous... so it is important to monitor
the latest forecasts and statements if you are planning to travel
in the watch area.
Public Information Statement
Statement as of 10:04 am EST on December 13, 2013
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
... Oneida County...
3 W Boonville 9.0 838 am 12/13 facebook
2 SSW Woodgate 8.0 857 am 12/13 trained spotter
2 SSW Boonville 3.6 700 am 12/13 co-op observer
Nearby Radar Stations
- Clark Mills
- Franklin Springs
- Holland Patent
- Lake Delta
- New Hartford
- New York Mills
- Oriskany Falls
- South Trenton
- Stanwix Heights
- Sylvan Beach
- Vernon Center
- Verona Beach
- Washington Mills
- West Schuyler