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WGUS51 KBUF 150859
FFWBUF
NYC029-151115-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
459 AM EDT SAT AUG 15 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHERN ERIE COUNTY IN WESTERN NEW YORK...

* UNTIL 715 AM EDT

* AT 455 AM EDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED ONGOING FLASH 
  FLOODING FROM PREVIOUS HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS BUFFALO AND THE 
  NORTHERN AND EASTERN SUBURBS. NUMEROUS ROADS ARE FLOODED AND 
  IMPASSABLE. DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATES THAT 2 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAS 
  FALLEN...WITH EVEN HIGHER AMOUNTS OF UP TO 5 INCHES NEAR TONAWANDA 
  CREEK IN FAR NORTHERN ERIE COUNTY. THE HEAVY RAIN HAS ENDED...BUT 
  WATER WILL REMAIN HIGH INTO THE EARLY MORNING HOURS BEFORE IT 
  DRAINS OFF.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BUFFALO...CHEEKTOWAGA...NORTH TONAWANDA...CLARENCE...KENMORE...
  DEPEW...AMHERST AND TONAWANDA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. TURN AROUND DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 4304 7890 4301 7891 4302 7890 4302 7884
      4304 7883 4306 7846 4288 7846 4287 7889
      4288 7888 4288 7889 4296 7892 4295 7893
      4300 7893 4301 7892 4301 7893 4304 7894

$$

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