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  • Winter Storm Warning for Lewis County, New York
  • Winter Storm Warning issued March 12 at 10:50PM EDT until March 13 at 8:00AM EDT by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 10:50 p.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 8 a.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT
    THURSDAY...
    ...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 11 AM EDT
    THURSDAY...
    * LOCATIONS...LEWIS COUNTY.
    * TIMING...THROUGH LATE THURSDAY MORNING.
    * HAZARDS...HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.
    * ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 5 INCHES OVERNIGHT AND AROUND AN INCH
    THURSDAY.
    * WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
    * WIND CHILLS...AS COLD AS 15 TO 20 BELOW LATE TONIGHT AND
    THURSDAY MORNING.
    * VISIBILITIES...AS LOW AS A HALF MILE AT TIMES.
    * IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL
    RESULT IN SEVERE WINTER TRAVEL CONDITIONS TONIGHT. DRIVING
    WILL BECOME EXTREMELY DIFFICULT. VISIBILITY WILL BE
    DRAMATICALLY REDUCED WITH DEEP SNOW COVER ON ROADWAYS DURING
    THE PEAK OF THE STORM. IN ADDITION...BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS
    WILL RESULT IN THE RISK OF FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA FOR
    ANYONE OUTSIDE WITHOUT PROPER CLOTHING FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD
    OF TIME.