Lake Effect Snow Warning – School Delays

Lake Effect Snow Warning

Oswego, Jefferson and Lewis Counties
Friday Feb. 9 2018

LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM THIS

AFTERNOON.

WHAT: Heavy lake effect snow occurring east of Lake Ontario.
Plan on difficult travel conditions, including the morning commute today.

Additional snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches are expected in the most persistent lake snows.

WHERE: The Eastern Lake Ontario Region.

The heaviest snow will be across the Tug Hill near the Jefferson and Oswego county line.

WHEN: Until 1 PM today.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS: Heavy lake effect snow will produce snowfall rates of 2 to 4 inches per hour this morning.

Travel through this intense band will be extremely difficult with near zero visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS: Heavy snow will fall in relatively narrow bands.
If traveling, be prepared for rapidly changing road conditions and visibilities.

SCHOOLS DELAYED

Pulaski Central
Two Hour Delay

Sandy Creek Central
Two Hour Delay