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WGUS81 KBUF 301802
FLSBUF

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
202 PM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

NYC063-073-301930-
/O.CON.KBUF.FA.Y.0021.000000T0000Z-140730T1930Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
NIAGARA NY-ORLEANS NY-
202 PM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 330 PM EDT FOR ORLEANS 
COUNTY AND NORTHERN NIAGARA COUNTY...

AT 159 PM EDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO 
SHOW A NEARLY STATIONARY LINE OF HEAVY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS 
OVER NIAGARA AND ORLEANS COUNTIES. INDIVIDUAL THUNDERSTORM CELLS 
CONTINUE TO PRODUCE A HALF INCH OR MORE OF RAIN...WITH TRAINING 
CELLS RESULTING IN RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF MORE THAN 2 INCHES IN SOME 
AREAS. THE HEAVIEST RAINS HAVE BEEN FALLING OVER THE SOUTHERN HALF 
OF NIAGARA COUNTY...WHERE A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT.

THE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL WEAKEN BETWEEN 2 AND 3 PM...BUT 
THE ELEVATED STREAM LEVELS AND WIDESPREAD PONDING ON AREA ROADWAYS 
WILL PERSIST FOR A FEW HOURS AFTER THAT TIME.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED OR PONDING
OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

&&

LAT...LON 4324 7907 4339 7826 4338 7825 4338 7807
      4337 7802 4315 7821 4314 7852 4307 7904

$$

RSH






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