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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
324 PM EST MON NOV 24 2014

NYZ010-019-085-250430-
/O.UPG.KBUF.LS.A.0001.141124T2100Z-141126T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KBUF.LS.Y.0001.141124T2100Z-141125T0600Z/
NORTHERN ERIE-CHAUTAUQUA-SOUTHERN ERIE-
324 PM EST MON NOV 24 2014

...LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A LAKESHORE
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST TUESDAY. THE
LAKESHORE FLOOD WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT. 

* LOCATIONS...LAKE ERIE SHORE OF CHAUTAUQUA AND ERIE COUNTIES.

* LAKE SHORE FLOODING...STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL CAUSE LAKE
  ERIE WATER LEVELS TO RISE SHARPLY. WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO
  RISE TO NEAR 6 FEET ABOVE LOW WATER DATUM.

* TIMING...LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH OVERNIGHT TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...MINOR LAKESHORE FLOODING IS POSSIBLE...MAINLY IN
  LOWER AREAS ALONG THE SHORE AND IN BAYS AND HARBORS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS WILL
GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE LAKESHORE.

&&

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TMA





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