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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
146 PM EDT SUN AUG 3 2014

NYZ012>014-020-021-040300-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
WYOMING-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WARSAW...GENESEO...CANANDAIGUA...
OLEAN...WELLSVILLE
146 PM EDT SUN AUG 3 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR A PORTION OF WESTERN NEW YORK... 
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...ALLEGANY...CATTARAUGUS... 
  LIVINGSTON...ONTARIO AND WYOMING. 

* UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING.

* AN AREA OF SLOW MOVING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE
  TO SPREAD ACROSS SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF THE GENESEE VALLEY AND
  PORTIONS OF THE FINGER LAKES REGION. THIS WILL BRING PERSISTENT
  MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL THIS AFTERNOON. THIS COMBINED WITH
  RECENT RAINFALL COULD LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING IN SOME LOCATIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THE THREAT OF FLASH FLOODING EXISTS
ALONG RIVERS AND CREEKS. IF YOU ARE IN THE WATCH AREA YOU SHOULD
MONITOR WEATHER CONDITIONS CLOSELY. BE READY TO MOVE TO HIGHER
GROUND IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED OR A WARNING IS ISSUED. STAY TUNED
TO WEATHER RADIO OR OTHER RADIO AND TV STATIONS FOR FURTHER
UPDATES.

&&

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