Weather Alerts for Northern Cayuga County

Issued by the National Weather Service

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Special Weather Statement  SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT   Special Weather Statement
NORTHERN CAYUGA COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Chenango - Cortland - Madison - Onondaga - Schuyler - Seneca - Southern Cayuga - Tompkins - Yates
Effective: Thu, 2/20 11:43am Updated: Thu, 2/20 11:58am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 2/20 12:30pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Observed

 
Details:
...A DANGEROUS SNOW SQUALL WILL AFFECT SOUTHERN SENECA...NORTHEASTERN
SCHUYLER...EASTERN YATES...SOUTHWESTERN MADISON...SOUTHERN CAYUGA...
CORTLAND...SOUTHEASTERN ONONDAGA...NORTHERN TOMPKINS AND NORTHERN
CHENANGO COUNTIES...
At 1143 AM EST, a dangerous snow squall was located along a line
extending from South Lebanon to Scott to Mays Mills. Movement was
south at 15 mph.
Winds in excess of 30 mph are possible with this dangerous squall.
This dangerous squall will be near...
Preble and Lebanon around 1150 AM EST.
Earlville around 1155 AM EST.
Homer and Smyrna around 1205 PM EST.
Sherburne around 1210 PM EST.
Cortland around 1215 PM EST.
Munsons Corners and Townsendville around 1220 PM EST.
Plymouth and McGraw around 1225 PM EST.
Hector and North Norwich around 1230 PM EST.
Visibilities will drop quickly to less than a quarter of a mile in
this dangerous squall.
Use extra caution if you must travel into or through this dangerous
snow squall. Rapid changes in visibility and potentially slick roads
are likely to lead to accidents. Consider delaying travel until the
squall passes your location.
Conditions can deteriorate rapidly in winter weather situations. Be
prepared for snow or ice covered roads. Slow down and allow extra
time when traveling.