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WGUS61 KBUF 021815
FFABUF

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
215 PM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

...LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

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

NYZ012-019-020-085-030215-
/O.NEW.KBUF.FF.A.0005.140802T1900Z-140803T0300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-SOUTHERN ERIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WARSAW...JAMESTOWN...OLEAN...
ORCHARD PARK...SPRINGVILLE
215 PM EDT SAT AUG 2 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...CATTARAUGUS...CHAUTAUQUA...WYOMING AND
  SOUTHERN ERIE.

* UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING.

* SLOW MOVING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL SPREAD INTO THE WATCH
  AREA LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND 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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