Today’s storm warnings and alerts are provided in graphics from the National Weather Service

STORM UPDATE #3 – Tuesday: A variety of weather alerts, from HIGH WIND WARNINGS to WIND ADVISORIES, rain and snow, are scattered across Western and Central New York and Northern Pennsylvania counties today into Wednesday.

Steuben County East

Graphics provided by the National Weather Service (NWS) at three forecast centers provide overviews for specific areas.

Use our exclusive Weather Resources link on this page to locate more in-depth information for any area of the country.

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

Adjoining Pennsylvania counties

Also, use the Search feature, located in the upper left corner of most NWS pages, to pinpoint any location and then click on the Hourly Weather Forecast graph in the lower right corner of the local page for additional detail.

Be Aware. Be Prepared. Stay Safe.TM as these weather events evolve.

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 NWS stations at Buffalo for Allegany County 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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This is due to Facebook disseminating only a small fraction of posts to regular Facebook pages.

Bookmarking appropriate NWS pages helps provide the most timely information on forecast changes.

Storm preparations
Prepare now for high winds and power interruptions, with the NWS urging that loose outdoor items be secured ahead of the storm.

“People should avoid being outside in forested areas and around trees and branches,” it warns. “If possible, remain in the lower levels of your home during the windstorm, and avoid windows. Use caution if you must drive.”

Additional information on preparation before, during and after strong winds is available at

Another significant storm is possible this coming weekend, with potential for substantial snow and/or rain. It still is too early to determine details or possible impacts.