Allegany Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Freezing Rain Advisory
Issued: 1:02 PM EST Jan. 16, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Freezing Rain Advisory remains in effect from 8 PM this
evening to 10 am EST Tuesday...

* locations... western southern tier... and the Niagara Frontier.

* Timing... from early this evening through late Tuesday morning.

* Accumulations... ice accumulating a trace up to one tenth of an
inch.

* Impacts... very slippery conditions on untreated roads and
sidewalks.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Freezing Rain Advisory is issued when icing is expected in the
affected areas... but not enough to disrupt travel or damage trees
and power lines. Instead... patches of ice will cause slick spots
on roadways and sidewalks. Walking and driving could therefore be
difficult... but not impossible.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or your favorite source of
weather information for the latest updates. Additional details
can also be found at www.Weather.Gov/Buffalo.

Report ice accumulation to the National Weather Service in
Buffalo by sending an email to bufstorm.Report@noaa.Gov... posting
to the NWS Buffalo facebook Page... or tweet... using the hashtag
bufwx