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WGUS81 KBUF 082254
FLSBUF

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
654 PM EDT TUE JUL 8 2014

NYC045-049-090145-
/O.NEW.KBUF.FA.Y.0017.140708T2254Z-140709T0145Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
654 PM EDT TUE JUL 8 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  JEFFERSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW YORK...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...WATERTOWN...FORT DRUM...
  LEWIS COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW YORK...

* UNTIL 945 PM EDT

* AT 649 PM EDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATED 
BETWEEN A HALF AND ONE AND A HALF INCHES OF RAINFALL FALLING ALONG A 
LINE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HEAVIEST RAINFALL IS FALLING 
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NORTHERN JEFFERSON TO CENTRAL LEWIS 
COUNTY...INCLUDING THE CITY OF WATERTOWN. THE HEAVY RAINFALL IS 
ADVANCING EASTWARD. 

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 4342 7552 4346 7576 4369 7578 4367 7620
      4386 7631 4391 7637 4388 7645 4393 7641
      4387 7630 4390 7614 4398 7622 4396 7629
      4411 7638 4420 7629 4424 7612 4426 7617
      4430 7614 4440 7584 4410 7516 4362 7510

$$

THOMAS






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