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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
833 AM EST SAT DEC 26 2020

NYZ006>008-261515-
JEFFERSON-OSWEGO-LEWIS-
833 AM EST SAT DEC 26 2020

...A BAND OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL AFFECT JEFFERSON...LEWIS AND
NORTHEASTERN OSWEGO COUNTIES...

A BAND OF HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW PRODUCING SNOWFALL RATES OF 2 TO 3 
INCHES PER HOUR HAS SHIFTED SOUTH AND IS NOW BOUNDED ON THE NORTHERN 
EDGE FROM AROUND WATERTOWN TO FORT DRUM, TO AROUND SANDY CREEK ON 
THE SOUTHERN EDGE, EXTENDING INLAND ACROSS CENTRAL AND NORTHERN 
LEWIS COUNTY. THIS BAND IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN IN THE SAME GENERAL 
VICINITY THROUGH AT LEAST LATE MORNING.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS BAND OF LAKE EFFECT 
SNOW, PRODUCING BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WATERTOWN, SANDY ISLAND BEACH STATE PARK, FORT DRUM, STONY POINT,
CARTHAGE, LOWVILLE, WEST CARTHAGE, ADAMS, DEXTER, GLEN PARK,
HERRINGS, ADAMS CENTER, SOUTHWICK BEACH STATE PARK, HENDERSON HARBOR,
BARNES CORNERS, DENMARK, NEW BREMEN, WATSON, SACKETS HARBOR AND
MARTINSBURG.

 THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 81 BETWEEN EXITS 37 AND 48.

CONDITIONS CAN DETERIORATE RAPIDLY IN WINTER WEATHER SITUATIONS. BE
PREPARED FOR SNOW OR ICE COVERED ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND ALLOW EXTRA
TIME WHEN TRAVELING.

LAT...LON 4359 7626 4378 7629 4383 7636 4387 7635
      4385 7647 4390 7650 4396 7644 4395 7634
      4402 7636 4405 7641 4408 7642 4426 7555
      4410 7517 4377 7513

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