Jan 28, 2013|
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Meteorologist Jeff wood at the National Weather Service is with us on the WB in my plan this morning as we have a winter weather advisory in effect until one this afternoon for Western New York. Jeff good morning. Oh good morning -- short today while low overlooked and added them to warm front looked in north across the region we're seeing. No -- -- buffalo metro area and look toward Niagara Falls but that's going to be changing over to sleep and freezing rain. Within the hour across here -- -- make the commute pretty like. It where has this storm system been before getting here and has the cause of the problems. Well it's been it's been marching across the midwest also in Western Pennsylvania where they have been -- freezing rain. Across Michigan that northern Ohio -- a couple mania and certainly is created from the slick roads down that way. Are you expecting a dangerous amount of ice from -- No -- buffalo area where really only looking and it. Sweetened ice accumulations. Probably couple hundred have been injured the most the main hazard. Fraud is going to be on the road you know even even a couple hundred to into -- like that can make our. Bridges and overpasses particularly like especially that have been treated. Hey Jeff how long do you expect this to last. Well we're you know we're in the -- presentation right now Reich collapsed. Early the next several hours the good news says. The snow and sleet and freezing rain or in that should last probably three to four hours before changes over to just plain old rain. And we've got an up and down -- only. Yeah sure do it's you know we're going to be -- -- -- transforming it into the forties today is that more from moved north even warmer air tomorrow. Well when we get up and in the fifties and went there will start -- the fifties but then a pretty strong cold front gonna march up from what the -- across. Western New York central new Yorker wouldn't see temperatures drop -- back below freezing one by one tonight and probably -- from lake effect nose for the end of the week. OK so for late this afternoon though Jeff. Looks like rain for the drive home. That's correct -- we should be open. Pushing forty degrees and with plain old -- Okay thanks for joining us this morning in updating -- Jeff we appreciate it crop that's Jeff what meteorologists at the buffalo office of the National Weather Service at the airport weather station.