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WGUS81 KBUF 232213
FLSBUF
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
513 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NEW 
YORK...


  CAZENOVIA CREEK NEAR EBENEZER
  BUFFALO CREEK NEAR GARDENVILLE

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NEW 
YORK...

  CAYUGA CREEK NEAR LANCASTER
  ELLICOTT CREEK NEAR WILLIAMSVILLE


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...NEVER DRIVE YOUR CAR THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS. THE 
WATER MAY BE DEEPER THAN IT APPEARS.  TURN AROUND...DON'T DROWN!

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER LOCAL MEDIA FOR FURTHER 
DETAILS AND UPDATES.


&&

NYC029-240413-
/O.EXT.KBUF.FL.W.0001.141123T2212Z-141125T0800Z/
/EBZN6.1.ER.141123T1910Z.141123T2200Z.141125T0200Z.UU/
513 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE CAZENOVIA CREEK NEAR EBENEZER
* UNTIL LATE MONDAY NIGHT.
* AT 5 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.1 FEET AND RISING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST. 
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS NEAR CREST NOW AND IS EXPECTED TO DROP 
  BELOW FLOOD STAGE MONDAY NIGHT.
* IMPACT...AT 12.0 FEET...MODERATE FLOOD, LOCALIZED FLOODING POSSIBLE 
  IN VICINITY OF SOUTHGATE PLAZA IN WEST SENECA; CONSIDERABLE 
  FLOODING IN THE CAZENOVIA PARK AREA OF SOUTH BUFFALO AND WEST 
  SENECA.

&&

LAT...LON 4279 7876 4282 7884 4289 7884 4281 7858 
      4273 7857 4275 7870            

$$

NYC029-121-240413-
/O.EXT.KBUF.FL.W.0002.141123T2212Z-141125T0622Z/
/GDVN6.1.ER.141123T2043Z.141124T1200Z.141125T0022Z.NO/
513 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE BUFFALO CREEK NEAR GARDENVILLE
* UNTIL LATE MONDAY NIGHT.
* AT 4 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 3.9 FEET AND FALLING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE EARLY 
  MONDAY MORNING AND CREST NEAR 7.7 FEET MONDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 8.0 FEET...MODERATE FLOOD, FLOODING IS LIKELY ALONG LOW 
  LYING AREAS NEAR THE BUFFALO CREEK, ESPECIALLY NEAR COLLINS AVENUE,
  ELMA TOWN PARK, AND IN SOME SECTIONS OF ELMA VILLAGE NORTH OF THE 
  BOWEN ROAD BRIDGE.

&&

LAT...LON 4288 7889 4288 7857 4278 7856 4278 7861 
      4282 7867 4282 7887            

$$

NYC029-121-240413-
/O.CON.KBUF.FL.W.0003.141124T0951Z-141125T0932Z/
/LCSN6.1.ER.141124T0951Z.141125T0000Z.141125T0332Z.UU/
513 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE CAYUGA CREEK NEAR LANCASTER
* FROM LATE TONIGHT TO LATE MONDAY NIGHT.
* AT 4 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 4.9 FEET AND RISING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE EARLY 
  MONDAY MORNING AND CREST NEAR 9.3 FEET MONDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 10.0 FEET...MODERATE FLOOD, FLOODING OF BACKYARDS, 
  BASEMENTS AND STREETS IN VILLAGE OF LANCASTER. SOME FLOODING OF LOW
  LYING AREAS IN ALDEN, MARILLA, AND CHEEKTOWAGA, ESPECIALLY NEAR 
  BOWEN ROAD AND TRANSIT ROAD. SOME FLOODING POSSIBLE NEAR UNION ROAD
  TOO.

&&

LAT...LON 4287 7869 4287 7879 4290 7879 4293 7864 
      4292 7848 4281 7846            

$$

NYC029-037-240413-
/O.CON.KBUF.FL.W.0004.141124T0742Z-141126T0600Z/
/WILN6.1.ER.141124T0742Z.141124T1200Z.141126T0000Z.NO/
513 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE ELLICOTT CREEK NEAR WILLIAMSVILLE
* FROM LATE TONIGHT TO LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.
* AT 4 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 2.9 FEET AND RISING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE LATE 
  TONIGHT AND CREST NEAR 9.5 FEET MONDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 10.0 FEET...MODERATE FLOOD, EXTENSIVE FLOODING IN 
  ELLICOTT CREEK PARK AND MINOR FLOODING IN SURROUNDING NEIGHBORHOODS
  IN TONAWANDA. UB BIKE PATH FLOODED AND CLOSED. AERO DRIVE, HOLTZ TO
  TRANSIT ROADS IN CHEEKTOWAGA CLOSED. FLOODING AROUND BOWMANSVILLE 
  FIRE HALL. AREAS EAST OF NORTH FOREST FROM MAPLE TO FRENCH ROADS 
  SUBJECT TO SEWER BACKUPS.

&&

LAT...LON 4293 7875 4301 7889 4304 7889 4304 7875 
      4295 7865 4293 7865            

$$




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