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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
448 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

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OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OSWEGO...WATERTOWN...LOWVILLE
448 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* EASTERN LAKE ONTARIO REGION...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  COUNTIES...JEFFERSON...LEWIS AND OSWEGO.

* THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* THE COMBINATION OF RAIN AND SNOW MELT HAS CAUSED NUMEROUS AREA 
  CREEKS AND STREAMS TO RISE NEAR BANKFULL. SOME SLOWER 
  RESPONDING CREEKS AND SMALL RIVERS WILL CONTINUE TO RISE 
  THROUGH TONIGHT...WITH ADDITIONAL FLOODING STILL POSSIBLE. 

* GREATEST POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING WILL BE ALONG STREAMS AND 
  RIVERS WHICH HAVE SOURCE REGIONS ACROSS THE TUG HILL PLATEAU 
  AND WESTERN ADIRONDACKS. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS. YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE
ALERT FOR POSSIBLE FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO
FLOODING SHOULD BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING
DEVELOP. STAY TUNED TO WEATHER RADIO OR OTHER RADIO AND TV
STATIONS FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES

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RSH





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