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WGUS71 KBUF 050126
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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
926 PM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

NYC049-050300-
/O.CON.KBUF.FF.W.0012.000000T0000Z-150705T0300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LEWIS NY-
926 PM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM EDT FOR
EAST CENTRAL LEWIS COUNTY...

AT 925 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THAT THE PERSISTENT 
THUNDERSTORS THAT PRODUCED MORE THAN 2 INCHES OF RAIN IN REMOTE 
AREAS SOUTH OF BEAVER LAKE HAVE WEAKENED AND DRIFTED SOUTHEAST TO 
HERKIMER COUNTY. 

AREAS IMPACTED BY THE HEAVY RAINFALL SINCE 5 PM INCLUDE GREIG... 
BRANTINGHAM...SPERRYVILLE AND PINE GROVE. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL FOR 
THIS AREA IS EXPECTED TO BE UNDER A QUARTER INCH. 

WHILE THE RAIN IS FINALLY PUSHING SOUTHEAST...THE TORRENTIAL 
DOWNPOURS HAVE CAUSED LOCAL TRIBUTARIES TO RISE TO...OR ABOVE 
BANKFUL IN THE AREA. THESE WATERWAYS INCLUDE OTTER CREEK AND 
INDEPENDENCE RIVER. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

&&

LAT...LON 4367 7529 4382 7530 4387 7514 4368 7512

$$

RSH



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