Northern Erie Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Storm Watch
Statement as of 03:54 AM EST on Sneemaand 31, 2015

...Winter Storm Watch remains in effect from late tonight through Monday morning...

* snow accumulations...6 to 8 inches south and 8 to 10 inches north. Locally higher amounts possible.

* Snow beginning...snow will develop over the area early Sunday morning.

* Period of most intense snow...the heaviest snow will fall Sunday between 2 PM and midnight.

* Snow ending...the storm will pull away to the east on Monday with snow tapering off during the morning.

* Winds...northeast 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Temperatures...Arctic air will spill into the region on the west side of the low Sunday night into Monday morning. Gusty winds to 35 mph will cause wind chills of 10 degrees below zero or colder.

* Impacts...hazardous travel conditions are expected due to reduced visibility and snow accumulation.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means that heavy snow is possible. If you are within the watch area...remain alert to rapidly changing weather conditions. Stay tuned to the National Weather Service or the local news media for the latest updates and possible warnings.