Unexpected Winter Weather Advisory in effect for tonight

BREAKING: The US National Weather Service Buffalo and US National Weather Service State College PA have issued unexpected WINTER WEATHER ADVISORIES, starting at 4PM today for Potter and McKean counties in Pennsylvania and 6PM for Allegany and Cattaraugus counties in New York, with some similar impacts in Steuben County.

Fair weather will start the day in Allegany County, NY, before turning to rain and then snow, particularly over higher elevations to the south, with three-to-six inches expected before morning in the highest impacted areas.

Be Aware. Be Prepared. Stay Safe.TM and continue to monitor for any additional updates.

Additional information, including precipitation timing and amounts for specific locations in each county, provided through three different National Weather Service (NWS) forecast centers, is available through our exclusive Weather Resources page links at https://bit.ly/3YAlcPI on this website or through the link in the left column of this page.

As always, we are seeking volunteers who have an interest in weather and other types of disaster preparedness to expand our coverage and community education. For further information, contact us at AlleganyHopeWNY@outlook.com or (484) 435-0503.

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