Snow squalls possible Saturday if traveling south or east, lake effect to the west

WEATHER TRAVEL ALERT: Allegany County again is in a sandwich weather situation, with the National Weather Service (NWS) alerting to the potential for snow squalls tomorrow in Steuben County east and across the southern border into Pennsylvania, with heavier snow in southeastern Allegany County and to the west and northwest.

Be Aware. Be Prepared. Stay Safe.TM, particularly if traveling, and continue to monitor for any updates.

Additional information
Determine the timing and types of precipitation for components of this weather in specific geographic areas by using the links in our exclusive Weather Resources in the left column of this page or at

This resource includes links to Doppler radar, along with snow, wind and rainfall rates and timing in specific areas.

Simply use the Search feature in the upper left corner of most NWS pages for any geographic location, and then click on the Hourly Weather Forecast graph in the lower right side of the local page for an hour-by-hour forecast for today and the next six days.

Bookmarking appropriate NWS pages can help obtain the most timely information on forecast changes.

Allegany Hope is a Weather-Ready Nation AmbassadorTM and, due to Allegany County’s location being in or bordering three NWS forecast offices, Allegany Hope Weather Resources provides forecast and other information from the NWS at Buffalo for Allegany County north and west, Binghamton for Steuben County east, and State College, Pa., for Potter and McKean counties in Pennsylvania, along with regional and national data.

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Our group page was developed due to Facebook disseminating only a small fraction of posts to regular Facebook pages.

With group Facebook pages, more information reaches reader Notifications; however, one still should click over to the main page from time-to-time, or as weather is evolving, to check for updates because all posts don’t appear in these Notifications.

Individuals also can use this website to obtain a continuous news flow.

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