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WGUS81 KBUF 020545
FLSBUF

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
145 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

NYC013-020845-
/O.NEW.KBUF.FA.Y.0023.140802T0545Z-140802T0845Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
145 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY IN WESTERN NEW YORK...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...DUNKIRK...FREDONIA...

* UNTIL 445 AM EDT

* AT 140 AM EDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATED 
BETWEEN AN INCH AND TWO INCHES OF RAINFALL FALLING WITHIN AN AREA OF 
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. THE HEAVIEST RAINFALL IS FALLING CLOSER 
TO THE LAKE ERIE SHORE FROM RIPLEY TO FREDONIA THEN INLAND TO NEAR 
CASSADAGA. THE HEAVY RAINFALL IS ADVANCING SLOWLY NORTHWARD. 

THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN AREAS OF POOR DRAINAGE AND PONDING 
OF WATER ON SOME ROADWAYS. EXPECT SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS TO ALSO 
RISE TO NEAR BANKFULL. STREAMS AND CREEKS WILL CONTINUE TO RISE EVEN 
AFTER THE HEAVY RAINFALL HAS ENDED. 

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 4229 7975 4242 7946 4247 7942 4247 7939
      4250 7936 4240 7922 4224 7915 4220 7977
      4225 7977

$$

TMA





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