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WGUS61 KBUF 022036
FFABUF

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
436 PM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

...LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.SLOW MOVING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BRING LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINFALL TO SOME LOCATIONS ACROSS WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE
SOUTHERN TIER AND WYOMING AND SOUTHERN ERIE COUNTIES. BECAUSE
STORMS WILL BE VERY SLOW MOVING...RAINFALL WILL VARY SIGNIFICANTLY BY
LOCATION.

NYZ012-019-020-085-030300-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-SOUTHERN ERIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WARSAW...JAMESTOWN...OLEAN...
ORCHARD PARK...SPRINGVILLE
436 PM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

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

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF WESTERN NEW YORK...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  COUNTIES...CATTARAUGUS...CHAUTAUQUA...WYOMING AND SOUTHERN ERIE.

* UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING.

* SLOW MOVING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL SPREAD INTO THE WATCH
  AREA THROUGH THIS EVENING. THESE MAY PRODUCE LOCALLY HEAVY
  RAINFALL IN EXCESS OF TWO INCHES...AND FLASH FLOODING. AREAS
  WITH STEEP TERRAIN TEND TO BE MOST VULNERABLE TO FLASH FLOODING.

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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