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Slick commute possible around Western New York this morning

The Monday morning commute could be slippery, according to forecasters with the National Weather Service in Cheektowaga.

Snowfall accumulations expected by 1 p.m. Monday. (National Weather Service)

With temperatures dropping overnight into the 20s, slush and water on the roadways will freeze, said National Weather Service meteorologist Kirk Apffel.

A lake-effect snow advisory is in effect until 11 a.m. for Niagara, Orleans and Genesee counties, with 3 to 4 inches of snow possible.

A winter storm warning is in effect until 1 p.m. Monday for southern Erie, Chautauqua, Cattaraugus and Wyoming counties, where between 2 and 3 inches snow are expected.

Winds across the area will come out of the northwest at 20 to 30 mph, with gusts of up to 40 mph.

A radar image as of 6:26 a.m. Monday. (National Weather Service)

Temperatures will remain in the 20s throughout the day.

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