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WGUS81 KBUF 161349
FLSBUF

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
949 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

NYC075-170215-
/O.EXT.KBUF.FA.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-140417T0215Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
949 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR THE SALMON RIVER...
  IN OSWEGO COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW YORK...

* UNTIL 1015 PM EDT WEDNESDAY

* AT 900 AM EDT...THE FLOW ON THE SALMON RIVER WAS AROUND 8000       
  CFS...WHICH CORRESPONDS TO AROUND 11 FEET AT THE GAUGE IN          
  PINEVILLE. THIS FLOW WILL BE LOWERED TO AROUND 5000 CFS THIS       
  MORNING. EVEN WITH THE LOWER LEVELS...THE SALMON RIVER WILL STILL  
  BE DANGEROUS. IT WILL ALSO TAKE TIME FOR THE RIVER TO RESPOND TO   
  THE DIMINISHED RELEASE FROM THE LIGHTHOUSE HILL DAM IN ALTMAR. 

* ALSO KEEP IN MIND THAT ACTUAL FLOWS CAN VARY...AND CHANGE QUICKLY  
  AT ANY TIME. THOSE WHO UTILIZE THE LOWER PORTION OF THE RIVER TO   
  FISH OR FOR OTHER RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES SHOULD BE ALERT FOR THE  
  HIGH FLOWS AND AVOID THE RIVER UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. 

&&

LAT...LON 4349 7602 4354 7614 4354 7622 4360 7620
      4360 7612 4355 7598

$$

APFFEL






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