Powerful Storm To Produce Widespread Hazards This Weekend
A powerful storm will track from the central Plains to the Great Lakes this weekend. This large system will produce several hazards across the Eastern two-thirds of the country; severe storms w/ damaging winds and tornadoes in the TN and Lower MS Valleys, rain and continued flood threat for the OH and TN Valleys and heavy snow w/ blizzard conditions from the central Plains to Upper MS Valley.
|NWS Forecast for: Niagara River to Hamlin Beach NY beyond 5NM off shoreline to US-Canadian border (LOZ062)|
Issued by: National Weather Service Buffalo, NY
Last Update: 924 PM EST Fri Feb 22 2019
Overnight: Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming east. Waves 1 foot or less.
Saturday: East winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
Saturday Night: Southeast winds 15 to 25 knots. Rain showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
Sunday: South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest and increasing to 50 knot storms in the afternoon. Showers likely. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 15 to 20 feet. Waves occasionally around 26 feet.
Sunday Night: West storm force winds to 50 knots. Rain and snow showers likely in the evening, then snow showers likely overnight. Waves 19 to 24 feet building to 20 to 25 feet, then subsiding to 19 to 24 feet. Waves occasionally around 32 feet.
Monday: West gales to 45 knots becoming northwest and diminishing to 30 knots. Snow showers likely during the day, then a chance of snow showers monday night. Waves 17 to 22 feet subsiding to 7 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally around 28 feet.
Tuesday: Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northeast and diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
Wednesday: East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north. A chance of snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
|Zone Forecast: Niagara River to Hamlin Beach NY beyond 5NM off shoreline to US-Canadian border (LOZ062)|
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