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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
207 PM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

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NIAGARA NY-
207 PM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 345 PM EDT FOR
SOUTHERN NIAGARA COUNTY...

AT 200 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO 
SHOW A NEARLY STATIONARY LINE OF HEAVY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS 
OVER THE WARNED AREA. THE INDIVIDUAL THUNDERSTORM CELLS ARE MOVING 
EAST AT ABOUT 15 MPH...BUT THEY ARE TRAINING OVER AREAS WHERE OVER 
AN INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN. SOME SITES ACROSS NIAGARA 
COUNTY...SUCH AS THE AREA BETWEEN SANBORN AND NORTH TONAWANDA... 
MAY RECEIVE MORE THAN 4 INCHES OF RAIN.

THE THUNDERSTORMS WILL WEAKEN BETWEEN 2 AND 3 PM...BUT ELEVATED 
WATER LEVELS ON SOME STREETS AND IN AREA TRIBUTARIES WILL PERSIST 
FOR A FEW HOURS LONGER. 

LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO 
SANBORN...PENDLETON...LOCKPORT...BERGHOLTZ AND LEWISTON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 4314 7905 4318 7906 4327 7848 4308 7847
      4310 7855 4307 7860 4309 7864 4308 7865
      4309 7873 4307 7874 4307 7880 4302 7885
      4307 7894 4308 7908

$$

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