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WGUS51 KBUF 181953
FFWBUF
NYC069-182245-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
353 PM EDT TUE AUG 18 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN ONTARIO COUNTY IN WESTERN NEW YORK...

* UNTIL 645 PM EDT
    
* AT 349 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED MULTIPLE CLUSTERS OF 
  THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO 
  TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED 
  TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  GENEVA...CANANDAIGUA...CLIFTON SPRINGS...PHELPS...RUSHVILLE...
  FARMINGTON...GORHAM AND MANCHESTER.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL RATES OF TWO OR MORE INCHES PER HOUR ARE 
POSSIBLE IN THE WARNED AREA AS ANOTHER CLUSTER OF STORMS APPROACHES 
FROM YATES COUNTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 4299 7733 4295 7696 4287 7696 4287 7698
      4286 7698 4284 7697 4276 7697 4276 7731
      4271 7735 4268 7736 4269 7736

$$

SMITH



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