The National Weather Service has issued a lake-snow warning through midnight for Chautauqua County.
Here is the forecast through Thursday:
This afternoon: Snow showers and areas of lake effect snow. Additional accumulation 2 to 4 inches within the most persistent snows. Cold with near steady temperatures around 10 above. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph...Becoming west. Chance of snow near 100 percent.
Tonight: Snow. Additional accumulation 4 to 8 inches. Near steady temperatures between 5 and 10 above. West winds 10 mph or less becoming north 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 90 percent.
Thursday: Mostly cloudy. Snow showers likely in the morning with a chance of flurries in the afternoon. Additional accumulation an inch or less. Cold with highs 10 to 15. North winds 10 to 20 mph becoming northwest. Chance of snow 70 percent.