Northern Oneida Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 7:34 PM EST Jan. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 4 PM EST Sunday...

* what... heavy snow. Additional snow accumulations of 14 to 19
inches. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph.

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

* When... until 4 PM EST Sunday. The heaviest snow is expected this
evening into early Sunday morning. Snowfall rates of 1 to 2
inches per hour are expected during this time with an intense
band of 3 inches per hour likely moving into The Finger lakes
and NY thruway corridor for a time overnight.

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

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.