Your bus stop forecast for January 8

Good morning! Here is a look at your forecast at the bus stop this morning:


: 5 to 10° for Syracuse and the immediate central New York area, 0 to 5° for southern sections of central New York. 5 to 15° for the North Country.

Wind chills: -10 to 0° for most of central & northern New York, -15 to -10° for the southern tier.

Sky condition & precipitation

: Flurries in CNY. However, heavy lake effect snow continues fo areas east of Lake Ontario. Check out Interactive Doppler Radaand Triple Doppler Radar.

What should I wear outside?: A winter jacket will be necessary. A hat and gloves will be a good idea. Of course, it is ultimately your decision on what you think you and your children should wear.

Any notable driving condition issues?: None in CNY. However, intense lake effect snow continues to crush southern Jefferson, extreme NW Lewis and near the Oswego-Jefferson county border. Driving will be difficult to near impossible inside the heaviest snow bands in those areas this morning.

Special concerns: See above.

Afternoon ride home on the bus: Temperatures will be between 14 to 19°. Wind chill: near 0°. Clouds and intervals of sunshine with scattered flurries in CNY. Lake effect snow will be likely northeast of Lake Ontario. Wind will be SW 10-20 MPH. The sun will set at 4:47pm.

You can stay up to date with any severe weather with these links:


Interactive Doppler Radar


Triple Doppler Radar

-- Lightning Strikes
-- Watches/Warnings: (Make sure to hit the 'F5' key to refresh the page.)

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