Weather travel advisory in Yates County

Staff reports

The Yates County Sheriff Office issued a statement this morning advising travelers of potentially dangerous conditions.

Lake effect snow bands and gusty winds are causing near whiteout conditions.

The National Weather Service says the area should get between 2 to 4 inches of snow by daylight, and advises if you must travel this morning, allow extra time to reach your destination. Be aware that conditions can change rapidly in lake effect snow bands.