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WGUS41 KBUF 171302
FLWBUF

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
902 AM EDT TUE MAR 17 2015

NYC013-180100-
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/00000.0.IJ.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CHAUTAUQUA NY-
902 AM EDT TUE MAR 17 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CATTARAUGUS CREEK IN EXTREME NORTHEASTERN CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY IN 
  WESTERN NEW YORK...

* UNTIL 900 PM EDT TUESDAY

* AT 858 AM EDT AN ICE JAM ON CATTARAUGUS CREEK HAS FORMED NEAR AND 
  UPSTREAM OF SUNSET BAY.

* THIS ICE JAM COULD GIVE WAY AND RELEASE FLOODING WATERS ACROSS THE 
  COMMUNITY OF SUNSET BAY AND THE LOCAL AREA. ADDITIONAL FLOODING 
  AND SHIFTING ICE IS POSSIBLE ALONG THE NEARSHORE WATERS OF LAKE 
  ERIE AT THE MOUTH OF CATTARAUGUS CREEK.

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS 
IMMEDIATELY.

LAT...LON 4257 7914 4257 7911 4254 7906 4253 7907
      4255 7915 4256 7915

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